Schedule of Events

November 01, 2017
13:00 -14:15

Flights land in Inuvik
Official Airline Sponsor: Canadian North

14:00 - 18:30

AGM and Conference Registration Open 

15:30 - 17:30

NWT Tourism Annual General Meeting
Midnight Sun Complex, Inuvik

18:00 - 23:00

Welcome Reception and Comedy Show with Howie Miller
Midnight Sun Complex 
Sponsored by: The Town of Inuvik

Network with others in the tourism industry before being entertained by Howie Miller, a fabulous Canadian comedian. The comedy performance will be open to the public in Inuvik. There will be a cash bar at the event. Proceeds from the local comedy ticket sales and cash bar will stay in the community of Inuvik. . 

November 02, 2017
08:15 - 09:15

Conference Registration Open
Midnight Sun Complex

08:45 - 09:05

Welcome Address

09:30 - 10:15

NWT Tourism Marketing Update
Ainsley Lamontagne
Marketing Director, Northwest Territories Tourism

10:15 - 10:30

Nutrition Break

10:30 - 12:00

Primary Research focusing on the "Discover Our Secrets" Campaign
Presented by: Jillian Barber, Environics Research  

12:15 - 13:15



Keynote Address - Title TBA
Presented by: Bruce Kirkby

14:15 - 15:00

ITI Update and Research
Presented by: GNWT - Industry, Tourism and Investment

15:00 - 15:15

Nutrition Break

15:15 - 17:00

Panel Discussion

16:45 - 17:00

End of day wrap-up


Gala Dinner Doors Open
Cash bar available

The Midnight Sun Complex

November 03, 2017


08:30 - 12:00

Inuvik Town Tour
Sponsor: City of Yellowknife 

Hop on a bus to Take the High Road, exploring the Town of Inuvik with a few interesting stops and shops on the way. The tour will end at the airport, so be sure to check out of your hotel and bring your luggage with you.

The 2017 NWT Tourism AGM and Conference will be held in Inuvik at the Midnight Sun Complex.

A draft schedule for print will be available soon.