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5th Annual Travel Unity Summit - SUNY ESF

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SUNY ESF - Gateway Center

1 Forestry Dr

Syracuse, NY 13210

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The 5th Annual Travel Unity Summit, with a theme of "Cultivating Welcoming Communities", will take place October 5-7, 2019, with various sessions over the weekend leading to our main day - Monday, October 7 at the Gateway Center at SUNY-ESF.

Produced by Travel Unity, a 501(c)(3) organization focused on diversity and inclusion issues in the world of travel, this event is for destinations, attractions, travel industry, travel media, elected officials (and their staff), and community organizations.


Event Sponsors & Partners include:

  • Greater Syracuse Hospitality and Tourism Association
  • Impact Travel Alliance
  • New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
  • New York State Tourism Industry Association
  • SUNY ESF
  • SUNY Potsdam
  • Visit Syracuse

Schedule:

Saturday, October 5th

Syracuse/Central New York Roundtables

10:00am - 11:30am

I-81 Corridor as a Possible Destination

A discussion on the possibilities of responsibly developing the renewed I-81 Corridor as a community that will welcome visitors.

12:00pm - 1:30pm

The Revitalization of Onondaga Lake

How can Onondaga Lake's sacred history of the native people coincide with outside visitation? This session will explore this possible futures of the site.

Sunday, October 6th

10:00am-11:30am - Cultivating Welcoming Higher Ed

12:00pm-1:30pm - Experiential Education: Internships, Study Abroad, and Applied Learning

1:30pm-2:30pm - Lunch Break

2:30pm-4:00pm - Inclusion in Arts, Culture, and Nature

4:00pm-5:30pm - Meeting the Needs of Non-Traditional Students


Monday, October 7th

9:00am-10:00am Registration and Light Breakfast

10:00am-11:00am Opening Flash Talks

11:00am-12:00pm Keynote

11:30am-12:00pm Networking Break

12:00pm-1:00pm Cultivating Welcoming Destinations Panel

1:00pm-2:30pm LUNCH (w/ Curated Networking)

2:30pm-4:00pm Communication/Marketing Roundtables

4:00pm-4:30pm Break

4:30pm-6:00pm Corporate Social Responsibility Roundtables


For more information, click the above links or visit travelunity.org


Questions? E-mail summit@travelunity.org

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