Overview

The New York State Tourism Industry Association (NYSTIA) is a 501c6 trade association with tourism industry leaders from across the industry. NYSTIA members include tourism promotion agents, destination marketing organizations, transportation companies, lodging facilities, attractions, chambers of commerce and suppliers including media, graphic design, web development, promotion and more. NYSTIA represents the New York State's tourism industry through collaboration, research, legislative awareness, cooperative digital and print media programs, an extensive consumers tour and travel shows program and a consumer friendly NewYorkGetAways Site.

The New York State Tourism Conference is an annual industry event bringing together professionals, partners and students for professional development and networking. The conference launched in 2007 as the NY Rural Tourism Conference growing and developing each year.

The conference moves around the state showcasing the diverse and exciting landscape of NYS. The sessions, workshops and key note speakers engage and inspire attendees for the coming season. NYSTIA allied members showcase themselves during breakouts and receptions educating member buyers about new and exciting products that will drive new business to their destination. The conference networking opportunities provide members to mix, mingle, share and connect.

The 2020 New York State Tourism Conference will take place Virtually
Monday, November 16 - Wednesday, November 18.

New-Marketplace! After the success of 2019's One-on-One meetings and Information Sessions, we are including this opportunity in our virtual format. Details and information will be sent in the coming weeks on how to schedule your meetings. Click to learn how it works.

Sponsorship options: Sponsorship opportunities are still available. In lieu of traditional exhibitor tables, we are creating a virtual exhibit hall and introducing Marketplace One-on-One meetings and 10-minute Information Sessions. This member to member format allows the opportunity to set up to ten (10) 12 min. appointment slots in the four-hour period. Click here to learn more about the sponsorship opportunities.
Registration: $150 members & includes all the great content, engagement, networking.
Registration continues through November 13.
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