International Media Marketplace, New York City
January 22-23, 2020
International Media Marketplace (IMM) is the leading single-day event connecting travel journalists with the industry, enabling exhibitors to make top-level journalist contacts and influence the media’s future output. The show attracts 400 primarily US media and 275-300 industry attendees. Destination Canada will be the headline pavilion partner for IMM 2020 and Kootenay Rockies Tourism will have a table within this highlighted section.
Go Media Canada – Victoria, BC
September 9-13, 2020
GoMedia Marketplace is an annual Canadian media marketplace. This event enables Canadian travel operators to meet one-on-one with select international media to discuss the region’s unique tourism attributes that may have story potential. This show is organized by the Destination Canada and moves around the country from year to year.
Travel Media Association of Canada (TMAC) – Ontario – TBA, 2021
TMAC is a Canadian not-for-profit association serving industry and media travel professionals. They cultivate relationships that result in relevant connections, comprehensive opportunities and successful outcomes. As an organization, they strive for inclusivity, openness and forward-thinking in the ever changing travel industry environment. Each year, TMAC members gather for an ambitious and wide ranging annual conference to exchange story ideas, explore new destinations and keep up to date on skills, trends and techniques. Most importantly, industry partners are able to showcase their destinations at the Media Marketplace, a scheduled one-on-one networking session that brings together industry and media members.