Welcome to Rendez-vous Canada
To get a head start, check our Inside Track videos, designed to give you insights on our 10 leisure markets. Before the curtain rises on the event, these other resources should arm you with the tools and best info for selling Canada.
Tools and resources for tourism operators:
Tools and resources for travel-trade reps:
Looking to get in touch with Destination Canada after RVC is over?
Canadian Signature Experiences
Learn more about this program, designed to show the world what Canada’s tourism brand is all about. We’ve assembled resources for businesses (including info on how to apply), the travel trade (including descriptions, images and videos of the specific experiences being marketed in your country) and media reps (including story ideas).
Register for upcoming events and shows where Destination Canada will have a presence:
GoMedia Canada Marketplace
Sept. 27-Oct. 1, 2015, Penticton, BC
GoMedia Canada Marketplace is the place for Canadian travel operators to exchange stories and ideas with international media. This event is held annually in Canada with a different hosting destination each year.
IFTM - Top Résa
Sept. 29-Oct. 2, 2015
IFTM - Top Resa is France's business-to-business international tourism exhibition for networking, doing business, innovating and keeping abreast of market developments. Industry partners can exhibit under Destination Canada presence at the show.
Oct. 15-16, 2015, Osaka
This tourism workshop will bring together Canadian suppliers with over 70 Japanese tourism professionals to promote Canadian destinations, tourism products and experiences. Networking events with key players in Japanese tourism industry will also help Canadian businesses enhance their sales and business relationships.
Oct. 19-23, 2015, Shenyang, China
This annual marketplace showcases Canada, bringing together Canadian sellers and buyers from China and South Korea in a business exchange environment with a proven format of pre-scheduled appointments and networking events.
World Travel Market
Nov. 2-5, 2015, London
WTM is a global business-to-business travel-trade show staged annually in London. Destination Canada-UK helps the Canadian travel-trade industry to effectively meet, network, negotiate and conduct business under one roof.
Feb. 2-11, 2016,Australia
Canada Corroboree is a nine-day Australian road show that travels across five key Australian cities. Held annually, it targets travel agents and media. Canadian attendees can meet more than 800 Australian retail agents, 60 Australian media and 20 Australian wholesalers and share the amazing experiences their destinations have to offer.
March 9-13, 2016, Berlin
Under the Destination Canada's leadership, some 50 Canadian sellers attend ITB Berlin, the world's largest tourism trade show. The show provides an excellent opportunity to promote diverse Canadian experiences and destinations.