Westbank First Nation
Way̓ x̌ast sx̌l̓x̌ʕal̓t, the people of the Syilx, Nlakápamux and Secwépemc Nations welcome you to the 2019 IITC hosted on the traditional and unceded territory of the Syilx Nation. This year, the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC) will host the 8th annual International Indigenous Tourism Conference in Kelowna, British Columbia from November 12 to 14.
The International Indigenous Tourism Conference (IITC) is an annual conference bringing together people interested and invested in creating and contributing towards a growing Indigenous tourism industry in Canada and around the world. The event includes local Indigenous cultural tours, the Indigenous Tourism Awards gala dinner and this year will also include the annual general meetings of both Indigenous Tourism BC (ITBC) and the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA).
This year’s conference theme is “Inspire. Transform. Unite. Accelerating Indigenous tourism growth.” Presentations will focus on inspiring communities and entrepreneurs to explore tourism as an economic driver. It will discuss the impacts of Indigenous tourism and the power of partnerships.
Early bird pricing ends August 31.