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Fairmont Chateau, Whistler
VO-CON ‘19 AGENDA
Reception/Dinner on own at the Clubhouse – Networking
1:00PM – 4:30PM
Board Meeting – (Open to CVOA Board of Directors)
1:45PM - 3:30PM
Annual General Meeting – (Open to all CVOA members in good standing)
1:00PM – 6:00PM
6:00PM – 8:00PM
Opening Reception and networking activities
7:30AM – 8:30AM
Breakfast and Networking
8:30AM – 9:00AM
9:00AM – 10:00AM
Panel #1 – Air Access – Mexico and Canada. Growing the demand and filling the seats. Travel Strategies for a growth market.
10:00AM – 11:00AM
Panel #2 – Sustainability – Greening Travel and Hospitality – examples from the field.
11:00 AM – 11:45AM
11:45AM – 12:45PM
Panel #3 – The Secondary Market – Succession, Win-Win-Win strategies for growth.
Speakers: Greg Crist
, Gary Prado,
12:45PM – 2:00PM
Lunch & Keynote Speaker – David Lund Financial leadership. Service: the highest form of leadership.
2:00PM – 3:00PM
The Digital Age is everything – Owners Link, John McDermott, Biz Sciences, Sri Raghaven
3:00PM – 4:00PM
Depart for Whistler Experience and Dinner
7:30AM – 8:30AM
Breakfast and Networking - "Welcome and recap are we on track?"
8:30AM – 9:30AM
Panel #4 – Advocacy – Hotel Association of Canada, Destination Canada, Tourism Industry Association of British Columbia, Tourism Whistler
9:30AM – 10:30AM
Panel #5 - What keeps us up at night. AMDETUR, CARE, ARDA, CVOA, RDO.
10:30AM – 11:15AM
11:15AM – 12:00PM
Panel #6 – The Key to leading the Pack. Examples of market leaders from around the Globe
12:00PM – 1:30PM
Keynote Adrian V Garrett, Executive DAE Awards Lunch
*Conference agenda subject to change. All times noted are PDT.