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Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center 900 East Market Street San Antonio , Texas 78205
Tel: (210) 207-8500
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2017 Travel Exchange - NTA Annual Convention - National Tour Association

1,800 0

Overview

Event Overview:

Travel Exchange is a member-only event of the NTA to offer packaged-travel professionals from around the world the best business-building show in the industry.

Attendee Information:

Buyers

This show delivers
The newest travel product in every U.S. state, Canadian province and 30+ attending countries in the Tour & Travel Exchange and Destination Pavilion.
Education that delivers specific takeaways and how-tos you can put into practice as soon as you get home.
Your NTA colleagues and FTA members to partner up with, share ideas and work out details face to face.

About the NTA:

NTA (National Tour Association) is the leading association for professionals serving travelers to, from and within North America. NTA members represent more travel product and have access to more business-to-business networking than in any other association in the industry. That includes product in every U.S. state, Canadian province and more than 40 countries.

Agenda

Dec 14   
  • 7:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.Registration, Media Office and Seminar Office openDetails 
  • 8:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.Sightseeing Tours, sponsored by Visit San AntonioDetails 
  • 10:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.Shuttle service from airport (SAT) to Travel Exchange hotels, sponsored by Gray Line of San Antonio & Austin
  • 1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.NEW! All-Delegate Networking Floor ReceptionDetails 
  • 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 3:15 p.m.–4:15 p.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.VIP Reception, sponsored by MargaritavilleDetails 
  • 6:45 p.m.–10:15 p.m.Continuous shuttle service from Travel Exchange hotels to Icebreaker, sponsored by Gray Line of San Antonio & Austin
  • 7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.Icebreaker at Witte Museum, sponsored by Visit San Antonio
Dec 15   
  • 8:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.Registration, Media Office and Seminar Office openDetails 
  • 8:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.Convention Mall openDetails 
  • 8:30 a.m.–9:45 a.m.Opening Ceremony and Full Breakfast, sponsored by Visit ClarksvilleDetails 
  • 10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.NTA Annual Business Meeting and Talk TimeDetails 
  • 11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.NTA Floor Preview and Sponsor ShowcaseDetails 
  • 12:15 p.m.–1:45 p.m.Luncheon, sponsored by Broadway Inbound and NYC & CompanyDetails 
  • 2:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.Destination Pavilion Appointments (DMOs seated)Details 
  • 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 6:45 p.m.–10:15 p.m.Continuous Shuttle Service from Travel Exchange hotels to Evening Event, sponsored by Gray Line of San Antonio & Austin
  • 7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.Deep in the Heart of Texas Party
Dec 16   
  • 7:30 a.m.–8:30 a.m.FTA Member Breakfast and Networking, sponsored by Ed-Ventures, Inc. Details 
  • 8:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.Registration, Media Office and Seminar Office openDetails 
  • 8:00 a.m.–6:15 p.m.Convention Mall openDetails 
  • 8:45 a.m.–12:00 p.m.Destination Pavilion Appointments (DMOs seated)Details 
  • 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.Tour Supplier Network ForumDetails 
  • 10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 12:15 p.m.–1:15 p.m.NTA Luncheon, sponsored by Tennessee TourismDetails 
  • 1:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.Destination Pavilion Appointments (DMOs seated)Details 
  • 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 5:30 p.m.–6:15 p.m.Happy Hour, sponsored by Aon Affinity Berkely Travel & Hilmar Cheese Company Visitor CenterDetails 
  • 6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.Young Professionals Meet-upDetails 
  • 7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.First-time Attendee Dine-Around (RSVP required)Details 
  • 7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.Dine-around
Dec 17   
  • 8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.Government Relations Breakfast Bistro, sponsored by The Group Tour Company and Visit ClarksvilleDetails 
  • 8:00 a.m.–6:15 p.m.Registration, Media Office and Seminar Office openDetails 
  • 8:00 a.m.–6:15 p.m.Convention Mall openDetails 
  • 9:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m.Supplier Exchange appointmentsDetails 
  • 9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.DMO Network ForumDetails 
  • 10:45 a.m.–11:45 a.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 12:15 p.m.–1:15 p.m.Luncheon, sponsored by Norwegian Cruise Line and Mexico Tourism BoardDetails 
  • 1:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.Supplier Exchange appointmentsDetails 
  • 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 5:30 p.m.–6:15 p.m.Hispanic Travel Market Fiesta, sponsored by Norwegian Cruise Line and Mexico Tourism BoardDetails 
  • 6:15 p.m.–9:00 p.m.Dine-around
  • 9:30 p.m.–12:30 a.m.Tourism Rocks, sponsored by Hard Rock Café International, Las Vegas CVA, Best Western Hotels & Resorts
Dec 18   
  • 8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.Registration openDetails 
  • 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.Media Office and Seminar Office openDetails 
  • 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.Convention Mall openDetails 
  • 8:00 a.m.–11:45 a.m.Supplier Exchange appointmentsDetails 
  • 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m.Luncheon, sponsored by Explore Charleston and Visit MilwaukeeDetails 
  • 1:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.Supplier Exchange appointmentsDetails 
  • 2:00 p.m.–3:15 p.m.Professional Development SeminarsDetails 
  • 4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.NEW! Toast to Travel ExchangeDetails 
  • 6:45 p.m.–10:30 p.m.Continuous Shuttle service between Travel Exchange hotels & Closing Night Party, sponsored by Gray Line of San Antonio & AustinDetails 
  • 7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.Closing Night Party, sponsored by Six Flags Fiesta Texas

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