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Oct 17-19

2016 Travel Information Services Conference

Toronto Congress Centre
650 Dixon Rd
Toronto, On, ON

Starts: Oct 17th, 2016 9:00 am
Ends: Oct 19th, 2016 4:00 pm


Turn customer service into customer loyalty. Join us in Toronto for an engaging and informative event on how to improve your travel service offerings!

Travel information services colleagues from across Ontario and Canada will come together for a two day conference designed for you to learn the latest welcome and information centre trends and innovation and share best practices on visitor information services.

This year's theme "Turn Customer Service into Customer Loyalty " shows you how to stay ahead of today’s fast-paced digital landscape while staying connected to your customers and keeping them loyal, all while competing with other global destinations and brands. Tourism industry professionals will share the key to their successes in creating meaningful and strategic relationships with customers, and how to effectively turn marketing and advertising strategies into front-line customer loyalty and engagement.

For more information, contact:
Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation

Oct 24-25

2016 OH!Tourism Summit

Best Western Plus Perth & Code's Mill on the Park
Perth, ON
Ottawa Valley South

Starts: Oct 24th, 2016 9:00 am
Ends: Oct 25th, 2016 4:00 pm


Ontario’s Highlands Tourism Organization’s annual tourism conference and AGM, also known as the OH!Tourism Summit, is an annual gathering of movers and shakers from across Ontario’s Highlands. Tourism operators, industry leaders and community partners are invited to come together to network, share best practices and get re-acquainted after a busy summer tourism season. 

The OHTO is working closely with Lanark County Tourism to bring you an exciting conference program and experience for 2016. OH!Tourism Summit will be held October 24 & 25th at the Best Western Plus Perth and Code's Mill on the Park in beautiful Lanark County.

 Keynotes, workshops, offsite experiences, and networking opportunities are all being planned to reflect the unique tourism landscape that exists in the small, dynamic communities across Ontario’s Highlands. Please visit www.ohtourismsummit.ca for additional information on this year's theme, program, and featured speakers.


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Oct 27-30

SPARC Symposium 2016

Pinestone Resort & Conference Centre
4252 Haliburton County Rd 21
Haliburton, On , ON
Haliburton Highlands

Starts: Oct 27th, 2016 9:00 pm
Ends: Oct 30th, 2016 4:00 pm


SPARC, Symposium for Performing Arts in Rural Communities, invites you to join them in #MyHaliburtonHighlands for SPARC Symposium 2016!

The SPARC Network is pleased to host the 2nd Symposium focussing on the business of performing arts in a rural setting and feature three streams of exploration - creation, production and presentation - across four disciplines of the performing arts; Dance, Theatre, Music and Media Arts.

Walt Disney said, "we keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths." Together we will create a map that will lead us down new paths and make connections that will satisfy our curiosity but continue to lead us on.

Mark your calendar and stay tuned for ore information at www.sparcperformingarts.com

For more information, contact:
Rachel Gilooly
(705) 454-8107

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The Ontario's Highlands Tourism Organization (OHTO) is one of 13 Regional Tourism Organizations created by the Ontario government to increase tourism to the province. The OHTO covers a large region in eastern Ontario which includes the counties of Frontenac, Haliburton, Hastings, Lanark, Lennox and Addington, and Renfrew.

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Our office hours are 8 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday.

Ontario's Highlands Tourism Organization
9 International Drive, Suite 129
Pembroke, ON K8A 6W5

Phone: 613-629-6486

Toll Free: 855-629-6486

Fax: 613-629-6488

Email: ac.otho]ta[ofni

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