Nevada Governor’s Global Tourism Summit
11 - 12
Creating solid business development opportunities within the lucrative international travel market is the focus of the Governor’s Global Tourism Summit, Oct. 12 at Grand Sierra Resort. The conference, presented by the Nevada Division of professionals meet one-on-one with more than 40 international travel agents, wholesale partners and airline representatives.
The Global Tourism Summit is the evolution of the long-running Governor’s Conference on Tourism. This shift recognizes the significance of international tourism, an industry that supports about 1.1 million United States jobs and wages of $29.2 billion, according to the U.S. Travel Association, a national industry organization. Each overseas traveler spends about $4,300 when he or she visits the United States, and will stay an average 17 nights, according to the USTA.
For more information, log onto the Nevada Governor’s Global Tourism Summit webpage.