Presentations and Sessions

2019 New York State Tourism Conference Programming. The final agenda is still in the works. Be sure to check back for updates!

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24
2:00 pm Opening Session
  • Bob Provost, President/CEO, NYSTIA
  • Valerie Knoblauch, Chairperson Board of Directors, NYSTIA
  • Patrick Kaler, President/CEO Visit Buffalo Niagara

3:00 PM Keynote Speaker
Roger Dow, President, U.S. Travel Association


THURSDAY, APRIL 25

8:30 am General Session
Karyn Gruenberg, Sr. Vice President Partner Marketing, Brand USA

10:00 am Breakouts

11:30 am Breakouts

12:30 pm Lunch
Dan Janes, CEO, Madden Media

2:30 pm Breakouts

4:00 pm Breakouts


FRIDAY, APRIL 26
9:30 am General Session - 2018 Year in Review
Ross Levi, Executive Director of Tourism, I Love New York

11:00 am - Wrap Up and Findings
Bob Provost, President & CEO, NYSTIA