ATIA Annual Convention & Trade Show
2024 ATIA Annual Convention & Trade Show:
October 22 - 24, 2024
Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 2023 Convention in Fairbanks. We can't wait to see you in 2024 in Juneau!
Join ATIA for Alaska’s largest annual gathering of tourism professionals. Network with tourism businesses – including tour operators, wholesalers, vendors, destination marketing organizations, and elected officials – while learning the latest travel industry best practices and business skills.
Annual Industry Awards
Each year, ATIA recognizes individuals and organizations who have gone above and beyond to serve Alaska’s visitors and the tourism industry. Awards are given for outstanding leadership, professional excellence, entrepreneurial creativity, and/or exceptional community support. The 2023 awards will be presented at the Industry Awards Banquet at the ATIA Annual Convention in Fairbanks. For a list of past award recipients, click here.
In an effort to reduce our environmental impact, we have committed to the following sustainability practices for Convention:
- Reduce the use of plastic bottles
- Encourage use of reusable water bottles and coffee cups
- Promote recycling and increase the amount of recycling bins on-site
- Reduce printed materials such as signs, flyers, and programs
- Switch from name badges with plastic sleeves to recyclable name badges made of post-consumer recycled content
- Switch to digital schedule rather than printed schedule
- Reduce packaging in food service
- Use locally sourced food as much as possible
- Use compostable plates and flatware when actual dishes are not available
- In lieu of speaker gifts, we will be making a donation to a local non-profit organization
Becoming a member of ATIA opens opportunities to benefit and grow your business or organization and strengthens the industry as a whole. Tourism is a top economic force for Alaska and by joining the broad-based membership of ATIA, you help ensure our industry continues to generate jobs and revenue while providing a thriving future for Alaska.