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Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada’s Indigenous Tourism Awards 2019

Nominations Now Open until October 21, 2019

September 20, 2019 – Coast Salish Territories (Vancouver, BC) Nominations are now open for Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada’s (ITAC) annual Indigenous Tourism Awards to be presented during the 8th annual International Indigenous Tourism Conference (IITC) November 14, 2019, hosted on the traditional and unceded territory of the Syilx Nation (Kelowna, BC).

Huron-Wendat culture takes centre stage at Quebec City Airport

Quebec City, September 12, 2019. – This morning, the Grand Chief of the Huron-Wendat Nation, Mr. Konrad Sioui, and the President and CEO of the Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB), Mr. Stéphane Poirier, officially inaugurated a brand new space in the international arrivals area of the Québec City airport. The space is inspired by the cultural wealth of the Huron-Wendat Nation.

Indigenous tourism experiences and ITAC’s Sébastien Desnoyers-Picard celebrated during 2019 Explore Canada Awards of Excellence

August 13, 2019, Algonquin Territory (Ottawa, Ont) – Each year the annual Explore Canada Awards of Excellence recognize contributions to storytelling that inspire travelers to explore Canada, and once again stories featuring Indigenous tourism experiences were highlighted for compelling content and fascinating characters.