North Dakota Travel Industry Conference

The North Dakota Travel Industry Conference is THE conference for tourism marketers, travel-sector businesses, attractions, events and groups. This event takes place each April and features nationally-renown speakers, breakout sessions on trends and best practices and opportunities to network with vendors and peers.

ND Travel Industry Conference registration is now open! Please click on the link below for information on registering, hotel rooms and becoming a sponsor”. 

If you have any questions, please email

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Mark your calendar for future North Dakota Travel Industry Conferences:

April 6-8, 2020 - Grand Forks

April 12-14, 2021 - Bismarck

North Dakota Travel Industry Conference



Travel and tourism is North Dakota's third largest industry with more than 3,000 businesses and 42,000 jobs supporting the visitor economy. 

The North Dakota Travel Industry Conference supports this industry by bringing continuing education, renown speakers, trainers, best practices and peer-to-peer networking in a three-day conference format. This is the must attend conference for communities looking to develop their tourism infrastructure and marketers and tourism professionals in North Dakota's travel and tourism industry.

The annual Governor's Awards for Travel and Tourism are also presented, recognizing the individuals and organizations going the extra mile. Click here to read past award winners.

There is also access to industry suppliers and vendors who sponsor the conference.

The North Dakota Travel Industry Conference is coordinated by the Destination Marketing Association of North Dakota and the North Dakota Tourism Division.