Topics addressed in this 60-minute webinar include:
- Overseas visits to Canada increased by more than 9 per cent in 2014—what is the forecast for 2015 and 2016?
- The U.S. tourist—how much will a stronger U.S. economy and a weaker loonie spill across the border for Canadian tourism operators?
- The slumping Canadian economy—how will Canadian travellers respond to an economic slowdown?
For more than two decades, the Canadian Tourism Research Institute (CTRI) has assessed tourism activity in Canada, with a special focus on the outlook for domestic, United States and key overseas travel markets, as well as travel prices. Don’t miss this chance to be part of the discussion and pose questions on the trends that will affect you most in 2015.
As Associate Director of the Canadian Tourism Research Institute (CTRI), Greg Hermus is responsible for The Conference Board of Canada’s travel forecasts and economic impact analysis. He also leads CTRI’s work in monitoring the state of the Canadian tourism sector for various government tourism departments as well as many private businesses. Greg joined The Conference Board of Canada in 1989 and is well known in the tourism community for his ability to develop tourism related economic models and remains active by participating in many industry working groups.