AtBC commends the memorandum of understanding (MOU) between Destination Canada and the Aboriginal Tourism Association of Canada(ATAC).
The Vancouver Native Housing Society (VNHS), owner and operator of Skwachàys Lodge and the Urban Aboriginal Fair Trade Gallery, has received the Aboriginal Tourism Association of Canada (ATAC) National Aboriginal Cultural Tourism Award at the Canadian Tourism Awards in Ottawa, ON.
The Aboriginal Tourism Association of British Columbia (AtBC) held its annual Stakeholders Forum this week at the Musqueam Cultural Centre, board elections and celebrating the best in Aboriginal tourism and partners at its awards gala.
On Wednesday, November 25, AtBC's Annual General Meeting will take place at the Musqueam cultural Centre in Vancouver.
AtBC’s 8th Annual Stakeholder Forum & AGM will take place at the Musqueam Cultural Centre in Vancouver, BC from November 25 - 26, 2015.
Coastal First Nations, led by AtBC, have launched a provincial plan to create a vision for tourism and economic development on British Columbia’s Central Coast.
Keith Henry has moved on from his role as CEO at the Aboriginal Tourism Association of BC. We wish Keith luck in his future endeavours. Brenda Baptiste is acting as Interim-CEO.
The Aboriginal Tourism Association of BC Awards recognize the outstanding achievements of Aboriginal businesses and industry partners. Organizations and individuals are encouraged to put forth their nominations for the awards.
AtBC is seeking motivated individuals to run for election to our Board. Six Directors will be elected to the Board by AtBC Marketing Stakeholders voting at the 2015 Annual General Meeting.
The Aboriginal Tourism Association of British Columbia and the World Indigenous Tourism Alliance successfully welcomed and hosted more than 130 delegates from around the world who attended the second Pacific Asia Indigenous Tourism & Trade Conference (PAITC) in Vancouver, BC Sept 12-14th, 2015.
World explorer and award-winning author, Wade Davis, will be the keynote luncheon speaker at the Pacific Asia Indigenous Tourism Conference: Sept. 12 - 14, 2015 in Vancouver, BC
Aboriginal Travel Services is pleased to present two $2,500.00 scholarships for students embarking on education in the field of Tourism and Hospitality Management.
Speakers from Australia, Canada, Chile, New Zealand and the USA to present at Pacific Asia Indigenous Tourism & Trade Conference: Sept. 12 - 14, 2015 in Vancouver, BC
Aboriginal tourism has seen an enormous boost in the last eight years with more travellers looking to make a cultural connection with British Columbia.
Rendez-vous Canada 2015, Canada’s largest international tourism trade show, has dramatically increased global awareness of the national Aboriginal tourism industry.
PAITC will focus on the international opportunity for engagement and sharing by all peoples who have an interest in promoting, implementing and celebrating achievements in fostering Indigenous self-determination through participation in tourism.
AtBC is pleased to announce that Paula Amos, Director, Partnerships & Corporate Initiatives, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Tourism Industry Association of BC (TIABC).
The event reunites more than 1,500 international tourism professionals gathered over four days for a series of 12-minute appointments to promote and discover unique Canadian tourism experiences.
AtBC has a new theme launching in May to encourage visitors who are planning a vacation to British Columbia to also include Aboriginal tourism experiences.
The Federal Government has announced an investment of $1,500,000 for the Aboriginal Tourism Association of British Columbia (AtBC) to grow and develop the Aboriginal cultural tourism industry in BC.
BC Aboriginal tourism marketers have drawn interest from international counterparts who increasingly pay to have BC representatives visit their countries to share knowledge.
AtBC is sending out a Call for Artists for the Aboriginal Cultural Festival's Authentic Indigenous Arts Marketplace. The Aboriginal Cultural Festival will be taking place from June 19-21 at the Royal BC Museum Plaza in Victoria, BC.
Since its launch one year ago, Aboriginal Travel Services (ATS) has been helping to fill an identified gap within the province’s expanding Aboriginal economy.
AtBC will not be moving forward with activating Klahowya Village in 2015. For the past five summers AtBC has lead the activation of an authentic cultural experience to showcase Aboriginal tourism products throughout BC.
AtBC is pleased to welcome Walters Cove Resort, our latest Marketing Stakeholder. Walters Cove Resort is an internationally renowned fishing destination known for its incomparable hospitality, luxurious setting, and high intensity fishing.
PAITC 2015 will take place in Vancouver from September 12-14 and will focus on the positive implementation of the principles of Indigenous rights set forth in the Larrakia Declaration.