Local, provincial, and national organizations regularly host in-person and virtual events to provide learning and networking opportunities and facilitate discussions on various topics. Here are some upcoming events you can attend in the weeks ahead.

The Do's and Don'ts of Your Tourism Industry Insurance

As part of the TIABC webinar series, Rachela Pollock from Acera Insurance will discuss ways to have your insurance policy work for you. The virtual session takes place on Tuesday, May 30, from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Click here to learn more and to register for the free session.

Strong and Impactful: Leadership Practices for Women Business Owners

Join WeBC for this 3-part series:

  • June 1: Negotiate Naturally: Tips for Women Entrepreneurs
  • June 8: Overcome Imposter Syndrome: Own It & Move Forward
  • June 15: Uncover Unconscious Bias to Become an Inclusive Leader

All sessions will take place virtually from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the dates noted above. Visit the WeBC website to learn more and to register. 

Commerce ConneX

The Kelowna Chamber's next Commerce ConneX event is set to take place on Thursday, June 8, at Pushor Mitchell LLP from 5 to 7 p.m. Learn more about this networking opportunity and register in advance through the Chamber website.

2023 Thompson Okanagan Business Excellence Awards

On June 1, the 8th annual Thompson Okanagan Business Excellence Awards will be handed out at Manteo at Eldorado Resort, with cocktails at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m., and awards presentation at 8 p.m. Visit the Business Examiner website to learn more and to purchase tickets. 

Small Business BC (SBBC) Live Education

Small Business BC (SBBC) has several upcoming webinars—visit the SBBC website to see what's coming up and find more information on accessing these and future education webinars, along with other SBBC resources, free of charge, on Destination BC’s website.

Future Industry Events

Have an upcoming event or webinar that would interest those in the tourism industry? Email us so we can include the information in our next roundup.