Membership Meeting & Tourism Excellence Awards

Please join us on the Seneca Lake waterfront in the beautiful FINGER LAKES REGION for the
4th Annual NYSTIA Membership Meeting & Tourism Excellence Awards

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Thursday, October 26 to Friday October 27, 2017
Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel, Watkins Glen, NY

Thursday, October 26th:
NYSTIA members gather for the annual membership meeting, with a review/preview of association activities, a presentation on the NYSTIA Board of Directors' strategic planning, and voting on board seats and the annual budget. Following that, event attendees are invited to Watkins Glen International for a reception, dinner, and the annual NYSTIA Tourism Excellence Awards. Attendees can pre-register for pace car rides on the track ($).

Friday, October 27th:
Join us for a hearty breakfast. Then, we'll take a look at and discuss statistics, data, and research related to the NYS tourism industry and beyond, with spotlight speaker Scott Johnson, CEO and President of Travel Market Insights Inc., followed by a panel of cross section of professionals from the tourism industry. We'll also hear about the latest marketing initiatives at I Love New York.

NEWS UPDATE (8/7/17): Sign up for a guided walk through Watkins Glen State Park, Friday, October 27th, at 1:00 pm (weather permitting). No additional cost to participate, but if you are planning to attend, check the option on your registration for headcount purposes.

Tourism Excellence Awards nominations due by September 18th.
Contact: or (888) 698-2970.

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