February 24, 2019
For over 20 years, the BC Tourism Industry Conference has been providing a forum for tourism businesses and stakeholders from around British Columbia to come together to learn from experts and each other about the key issues, challenges and best practices in the industry.
The conference takes place next week in Vancouver: Wednesday, February 27 to Friday, March 1 at the JW Marriott Parq Vancouver.
Limited passes still available! For more details and to register please click here. Day pass and full conference package options.
Conference Seminar Highlight: Opportunities in BC’s Emerging Cannabis Tourism Industry
With so many international and Canadian consumers interested in cannabis tourism, BC has a unique opportunity to become a leader in world-class cannabis experiences and to set the international gold standard for cannabis tourism. To succeed, BC’s tourism businesses need to learn how to operate and innovate amid a highly regulated environment.
Join ABLE BC’s Executive Director at this one-hour seminar on March 1 at 11:45 am for a moderated panel discussion with industry experts on the topic.
The panel will explore recent market research and consumer insights on cannabis tourism, the impact of current cannabis regulation and policies, and offer helpful insights on how you can position your business in this emerging industry.
- Allan Lingwood, The Original Farm
- Chris Fair, Resonance Consultancy
- John Hewson, National Association of Cannabis Tourism
- Tristan Slade, High Definition Tours
- Moderator: Jeff Guignard, BC’s Alliance of Beverage Licensees