Featured Speakers

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Stephen Pearce

Tourism Vancouver
Vice President, Strategy, International Markets
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Kerri Twigg

Career Stories
Career Contentment Coach


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Tanja Armenski

Statistics Canada
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Jarrett R. Bachman

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Assistant Professor of Hospitality & Tourism Management
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Christian Boyle

Glyph Creative Strategy
Owner and Principle Service Provider
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Ed Brooker

Sheridan College
Professor, Pilon School of Business
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Patrick Brouder

Vancouver Island University
BC Regional Innovation Chair

Naipeng Bu

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Jill Bueddefeld

University of Manitoba
Doctoral Candidate, Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth,...
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Simone Carlysle-Smith

Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association
Managing Director

Michael V. Conlin

Okanagan College
Professor, Okanagan School of Business
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Michel Dubreuil

Destination Canada
Manager, Research
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David Fennell

Brock University
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Larry Filler

Environics Analytics
Senior Vice President, Practice Leader
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Megan Fortune

Vancouver Island University
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Jocelyne Fournier

Vancouver Island University
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Courtney Gabrielle

University of Manitoba
Graduate Student
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Tom Griffin

Ryerson University
Assistant Professor, Assistant Director of the Hospitality and...
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Kevin Harper

National Business Development Lead

Mu He

University of Alberta
PhD student, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation
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Greg Hermus

The Conference Board of Canada
Associate Director
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Marion Joppe

University of Guelph
Professor, School of Hospitality, Food and Tourism Management

Peter Kalhok

Statistics Canada
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Vanessa Killeen

Senior Director, Client Leadership
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Chris Klauda

Senior Director, Market Insights
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Haiyan Kong

Shandong University
Professor, Associate Dean
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Demi Kotsovos

Statistics Canada
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Michael Lever

University of Guelph
PhD candidate and lecturer in Service Management in the Lang School...
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Lyndon J Linklater

Office of the Treaty Commissioner
Speakers’ Bureau member
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Jeannette Lye

Tourism Saskatchewan
Manager, Planning and Research
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Calum MacDonald

Tourism HR Canada
Vice President, Labour Market Intelligence
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Colleen Madore

Government of Yukon
Research Analyst
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Julie Christine Marchand

Vice President
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Sarah Marsh

Government of Yukon
Manager, Industry Services, Department of Tourism & Culture
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Kelly A. McClinchey

University of Waterloo
Lecturer, Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies in the Faculty...
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Bernard Moizo

GRED lab
Senior Scientist and Director
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Anna Moran

Tourism Nova Scotia
Director, Research and Policy
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Michael S. Mulvey

University of Ottawa
Section Head of Marketing/OB-HR, Telfer School of Management
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Farnoosh Niroo

University of Manitoba
Graduate Student of Kinesiology and Recreation Management
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Joe Pavelka

Mount Royal University
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Mark Pender

Executive Director, Canada - Government and Public Sector Practice
avatar for Kailee Penner

Kailee Penner

Destination BC
Senior Researcher
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Jonathan Potts

Tourism Saskatchewan
Executive Director of Marketing and Communications
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Yue (Tina) Qian

Destination Canada
Data Scientist
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Md Wahidur Rahman

Ryerson University
Masters Student, Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism...
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Hiran Roy

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Lecturer, International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management
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Partha Roy

Insightrix Research
Senior Executive
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Nicole L. Vaugeois

Vancouver Island University
Associate Vice-President, Scholarship, Research and Creative Activity
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Christine Van Winkle

University of Manitoba
Professor, Recreation Management Degree Program
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Honggen Xiao

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Associate Professor in the School of Hotel and Tourism Management

Nanxi Yan

University of Alberta
Ph.D. Student
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Jing Yu

University of Macau
Ph.D. student, Faculty of Business Administration
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Lydia Zorn

Insignia Marketing Research Inc.