|Tourism Summit 2022: RSVP by May 16
|Event is free with advance registration; sign up no later than Monday, 12 noon
The annual Explore Asheville Tourism Summit is filling up fast. Taking place Wednesday, May 18, from 12 noon to 5 p.m. at the Omni Grove Park Inn, this event is free to community partners with advance registration. The deadline to register is Monday, May 16 at 12 noon.
Doors open at 12; the lunchtime program starts promptly at 12:30 with keynote speaker Stewart Colovin, Executive VP of MMGY Global Brand Strategy, presenting an engaging session on the Foundations of Storytelling.
Then, Evita Robinson, the globally recognized founder of NOMADNESS Travel Tribe, an online social community primarily for travelers of color, will lead a diversity training workshop focused on Black travelers. Joining her will be professors Alana Dillette and Stefanie Benjamin, co-directors of Tourism RESET, a research collaborative focusing on issues around race, ethnicity and social equity in tourism. Learn more about event presenters here >>.
A networking reception on the patio follows. Sign up now to ensure your seat at this event!