2006TIANS logo-ClearServiceTIANS AGM: MAY 21 - 22, 2015 | YARMOUTH

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TIANS Annual General Meeting is being held from May 21-22, 2015. In appreciation of your membership,TIANS, in partnership with Yarmouth and Acadian Shores Tourism Association, look forward to hosting you for this industry event. 

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 RSVP to Linda Jones at 902.423.4480 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . To view the schedule of events, please click here.


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.

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 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.

road-tripTourism innovations day 2015 | various times & locations beginning april 14th in cape breton

The Nova Scotia Tourism Agency (NSTA) is hitting the road and bringing InnovatioNS Day to an area near you. Learn more about the latest trends, tips, and tools as well as how you can work with the NSTA to help grow your tourism business. There is no charge to attend InnovatioNS Day and the tentative dates can be seen by clicking 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:

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.

TW2015LogoTourism week in canada: may 31 - june 6, 2015

Tourism Week in Canada is a grassroots initiative that brings attention to the economic opportunity available to Canada through travel and tourism and the public policy challenges preventing the sector from capitalizing on those opportunities. Stay tuned for updates on upcoming Tourism Week events and initiatives in your area.

altitude east_logoaltitudes east | september 10 - 11, 2015 | halifax

Innovative thinking in the air industry is changing the rules of engagement - are you ready to connect, grow, and change for the future?

Delegates get ready to experience Nova Scotia's legendary hospitality alongside strategic face-to-face meetings, engaging keynotes and panel discussions. 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