North Dakota Travel Industry Conference

Travel and tourism is North Dakota's third largest industry with more than 3,000 businesses and 42,000 jobs supporting the visitor economy. 

The North Dakota Travel Industry Conference supports this industry by bringing continuing education, renown speakers, trainers, best practices and peer-to-peer networking in a three-day conference format. This is the must attend conference for marketers and tourism professionals in North Dakota's travel and tourism industry.

The annual Governor's Awards for Travel and Tourism are also presented, recognizing the individuals and organizations going the extra mile.

There is also access to industry suppliers and vendors who sponsor the conference.

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.

Who should attend?

If your business, organization or event serves non-resident visitors to the state and/or resident travelers, this conference is for you.

Future conference schedule:

2018: April 16-18 at the Holiday Inn, Fargo
2019: Minot

2020: Grand Forks
2021: Bismarck

The North Dakota Travel Industry Conference is coordinated by the Destination Marketing Association of North Dakota and the North Dakota Tourism Division.