Save the date: Travel Manitoba presents its annual industry conference October 1-2, 2015 at the Club Regent Event Centre. We are now accepting proposals for relevant professional development and educational sessions for the conference's 200 delegates, comprised of tourism industry operators, employees, government agencies and other stakeholders.

We invite presentations on the following topics: Manitoba success stories; marketing/ digital marketing; marketing to millennials; social media; customer experience development; media relations; travel trade; meetings, conventions and events; tourism research;  innovation and/or other tourism related topics.

Presentations may follow a variety of formats (panel discussion, workshop, etc) and lengths (45 to 90 minutes).

Submission requirements:

  • Name
  • Organization
  • Title
  • Phone number
  • Email address
  • Professional credentials
  • Biography (100 word maximum)

Please include the above information for all speakers or panellists in your submission.  

  • Presentation information:
o  Presentation title, format and length
o  Description of the presentation (50-75 words)
o  Learning objectives
o  Audio/Visual requirements
o  Link to video of previous speaking engagement

Deadline for submissions: March 31, 2015

All submissions must be sent electronically to

Travel Manitoba will review all submissions and notify selected speakers by May 1, 2015. Transportation and accommodation for conference speakers will be covered by Travel Manitoba.