“Tourism-Building Lasting Relationshipss”

August 6-9, 2013

DoubleTree Suites Detroit, Downtown-Fort Shelby
Detroit, Michigan

Conference Flyer (PDF)

You are invited to attend the 2013 National Extension Tourism (NET) Conference with the theme, “Tourism- Building Lasting Relationships.” With Keynote speaker Ted Lee Eubanks, Founder and President of Fermata Inc., and speakers George Zimmermann VP of Travel Michigan, James M. Falk Associate Director of Delaware Sea Grant, and Craig Wood of the Extension Foundation.

See website for more information on all speakers and presentations. 

Comments from the last conference:

  • “Great programs with applied/case studies; networking to better share Extension programs/materials”
  • “Great Networking—learning what’s happening across America”
  • “Able to explore other work and learn from successful experiences/projects – Contacts with others”
  • “Better understanding research methods being used in tourism development”
  • “Helpful for finding people as resources for future needs; finding work that has already been done and shareable”
  • “The wide variety of topics covered and programs/models featured; each session had something that would be helpful regardless of your area of focus”