2018 Travel Industry Conference

You're invited to attend the 2018 North Dakota Travel Industry Conference, April 16-18 in Fargo. 

This year's conference features renowned speakers, including Roger Brooks and topics ranging from building and branding downtowns to expanding your presence on Google. Chris Adams of Miles Media will present a workshop on Expanding Your Presence on Google to help businesses enhance their presence for free across Google's platforms. Then spend time recharging your creativity and marketing toolbox while networking with peers. 

The North Dakota Travel Industry Conference is a great value with four keynote sessions, nine breakout sessions, two breakfasts and two lunches included, along with many extras thanks to our valuable sponsors. 

Pre-registration for the conference is now open online here. Scholarships are available to cover the cost of registration. Please fill out this grant form, available online here.

Information about sponsoring the conference is available online here.

Governor's Awards for Travel and Tourism Nomination Form

The Governor’s Awards for Travel and Tourism recognize the passion and dedication of North Dakotans who have contributed to growing travel and tourism, our state’s third-largest industry. The awards were revised in 2017 to honor the people, organizations and communities that create valued destinations across North Dakota. Unless otherwise noted in the following descriptions, the nomination can be made by anyone and are open to all North Dakotans.

Nominations will be accepted until March 28, 2018. Awards will be presented April 17 at the Governor's Luncheon during the annual North Dakota Travel Industry Conference in Fargo.