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RTO12/Explorers’ Edge Regional Tourism Summit

June 24

The regional tourism organization for Algonquin Park, the Almaguin Highlands, Loring-Restoule, Muskoka, Parry Sound and South Algonquin will host its annual Regional Tourism Summit on June 24, 2021, starting at 9:30am.
Taking place virtually this year, RTO12/Explorers’ Edge is pleased to announce that Chris Bloore, President & CEO of the Tourism Industry Association of Ontario, will be the special guest speaker.
When: Thursday June 24, 2021
Time: starts at 9:30am
New this year, the first 100 registrants will receive a $25 voucher for take-out to use at a participating regional restaurant for either lunch or dinner on June 24.

The Agenda for the 2021 Regional Tourism Summit is as follows:

9:20 a.m.: Zoom Meeting Opens
9:30 a.m.: Welcome, Chair of the RTO12 Board of Directors, Michael Simonett
9:45 a.m.: The Year in Review (James Murphy)
10:15 a.m.: Explorers’ Edge Tik Tok Team (Humber College B. Comm Thesis Students/James Murphy)
10:30 a.m.: RTO12’s Organizational Shift: The Region-Centric Regenerative Approach (Kate Monk)
11:00 a.m.: Special Guest Speaker, Chris Bloore, President & CEO, TIAO (includes Q & A)
11:30 a.m.: Morning Session Ends / Break for RTO12 AGM and lunch
12:00 p.m.: Revenue Generation moving forward (James Murphy)
12:30 p.m.: New website presentation, Marketing Plan Fiscal 2021-2022 (Kate Monk/Peter Coish)
1:00 p.m.: Closing remarks (James Murphy)

The event is open to people outside the immediate regional tourism industry as well.

To register for the RTO12 Regional Tourism Summit on June 24, 2021  CLICK HERE. A Zoom link to attend will be forwarded on June 22.


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