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PROGRAM

Conference Overview

IMPACT Sustainability Travel & Tourism 2019 will take place at the Victoria Conference Centre from January 20-23, 2019.

2018 PROGRAM

 

Schedule:

•    Sunday, January 21 – conference registration, Policy In Action Tour, evening Welcome Reception 
•    Monday, January 22 – first full day of conference, free time in evening to explore Victoria  
•    Tuesday, January 23 – second full day of conference, The Gathering reception in the evening
•    Wednesday, January 24 – final day of conference, half day

WELCOME RECEPTION | nə́wiləŋ

The Parkside Hotel & Spa

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Come and join us for the kick off of IMPACT Travel and Tourism 2018 as we gather together to have our say in shaping Canada’s future as a global leader in sustainable tourism for generations to come.

Enjoy a culinary grazing feast provided by the award winning Truffles Catering that illustrates best practices in sustainability in all that they do. Enhanced by local libations provided by a Craft Brewery, Cidery and Winery whose goal is to create their product using best practices in farming, production and distribution. 

Recommended Attire: Business Casual

THE GATHERING

Victoria Harbour Airport Terminal

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 7:00 – 10:00 pm

 

We are pleased and excited to host our Gathering event at one of Victoria’s newest and most exciting venues.  Located on our waterfront this building personifies ‘green’ with a roof planting of low-water succulent sedum plants and honeybee hives! Soaring cedar ceilings house a stunning permanent wall hanging sculpture by the famed Kwaguilth artist, Richard Hunt.

Enjoy the finest in local cuisine provided by IMPACT partners, Pizzeria Prima Strada, Songhees Catering Co. and Truffles Catering.   Partake in local wines, craft beers and delectable desserts in an evening designed for sharing our hopes for the future.

Recommended Attire: Business Casual

Thank you to all of our conference sponsors for their continued support

IMPACT conference sponsors Jan 2018

CANADA’S CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABILITY AND INNOVATION IN TOURISM

JANUARY 20-23, 2019

 

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