The Hotel Association of Canada is a national organization that represents 8,400+ hotels, more than 450,000 rooms and over $16-billion in revenue. The Conference provides an opportunity for those involved in the operations of lodging enterprises (mid and senior levels) and many industry suppliers, to gain timely insights into industry trends and current practices. For more information, please visit:

summitHOSPITALITY nl's annual conference and Trade show: february 24-26, 2015 | newfoundland

Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador’s Annual Conference and Trade Show is the largest tourism gathering of tourism stakeholders in the province. Attendees have the opportunity to network with leaders in the industry and gather valuable information that will affect tourism in the province. For more information, please visit:

KitchenPartylogoteam kitchen party fundraiser: March 4, 2015 | halifax

Join us in keeping the promise of continued economic growth at the first annual Tourism Education Alliance of the Maritimes (TEAM) Kitchen Party fundraiser on March 4th, 2015 at the World Trade & Convention Centre. Together we will celebrate the tourism industry and invest in students pursuing tourism education at Mount Saint Vincent University. For tickets or more information, please call 1.866.691.7666 or visit

GTConferenceGarden tourism conference: march 16 - 18, 2015 | toronto

The 2015 Garden Tourism Conference will take place on March 16 - 18 during Canada Blooms, Canada's largest annual flower and garden festival. The conference will be held at the Eaton Chelsea Hotel in downtown Toronto. This year's theme - Gardens & Tourism: Making a Difference - will be echoed throughout the conference as each session will underscore the opportunities of working together in the garden tourism marketplace. For more information, please click here.

SaltscapesLogo saltscapes expo: april 24 - 26, 2015 | halifax

Enjoy 450 exhibitors, over 100 presentations throughout the weekend and browse through five distinct categories of the show: Unique Retail, Culture/Music/Travel, Savour The Flavour, Home/Cottage/Garden, Living Healthy in Atlantic Canada, Saltscapes' Pet Place. Visit! Shop! Enjoy! For more information, please visit:

CHICCanadian hotel investment conference: may 4 - 5, 2015 | Toronto

The Canadian Hotel Investment Conference provides the opportunity for senior executives and lodging industry experts to gain timely insights into the hotel investment market. This Conference is a vehicle for delegates to reflect on the various issues that impact the industry and discuss future opportunities and trends through in-depth, interactive sessions that are uniquely Canadian. A portion of the proceeds from the conference are donated to Canadian hospitality and tourism education programs to promote the long term commitment to education and well trained hospitality industry professionals. Over the past 18 years, the conference has raised more than $1,500,000. For more information, please visit:


CRIScanadian restaurant investment summit: may 5 - 6, 2015 | toronto

The Canadian Restaurant Investment Summit is an annual investment and economic conference driven by GE Capital’s commitment to provide restaurateurs, lenders, and investors with the resources, knowledge and vision to help make better restaurant and franchise investment decisions. Senior-level executives and food service industry experts will gain from timely insights by leading financial and economic analysts. The Canadian Restaurant Investment Summit will explore issues that impact the restaurant investment community and discuss future opportunities and trends through in-depth, interactive sessions that are uniquely Canadian. For more information, please visit:

Holiday Inn Harbourview Editrecognition of excellence dinner: may 13, 2015 | halifax

The Nova Scotia Tourism Human Resource Council will be hosting the 20th Annual Recognition of Excellence Dinner on May 13th, 2015 at the Casino Nova Scotia. Properties who qualify to earn their Property of Excellence award and Tourism Professionals who have earned their emerit National Certification for 2014/2015 will be honoured for their achievements and dedication to the tourism industry.

Mark the date and come celebrate with us! To find out how to become a Property of Excellence award recipient or to register for National Certification, please contact Janie Rozee, Industry Credential Coordinator at email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or call 902.496.7476.

2006TIANS logo-ClearService2015 tians agm: may 21 - 22 | location tbd

Mark your calendars for TIANS Annual General Meeting being held on May 21st and 22nd, 2015. If you would like general information about this event, please call us at 902.423.4480. Stay tuned for more updates coming soon.

rendezvousrendez-vous canada: may 26 - 29, 2015 | ontario

Rendez-vous Canada is Canada's premier international tourism marketplace. The event reunites more than 1,500 international tourism professionals gathered over four days for a series of twelve-minute appointments to promote or discover unique Canadian experiences. RVC is an important industry-trade platform for Canadians to potentially generate hundreds of millions of dollars for the Canadian tourism business. For more information, please click here.

tians-300x2502014 Tourism summit: november 23-25 | halifax

Thank you to all who joined us during the 37th Annual Tourism Summit - Tourism works for Nova Scotia. For a full list of the Award Winners from the Crystal Tourism Awards of Excellence Gala Dinner, please click here. Visit the conference site for copies of the speakers' presentations. Mark Your Calendar for next year - November 22-24, 2015!

For more information about the Tourism Summit, please visit