SOLD OUT! Central Counties Tourism 2023 Symposium – Together in Tourism

Date: March 20, 2023

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Location: The Kingbridge Centre

Address: 12750 Jane Street, King City, Ontario, L7B 1A3

Special accommodation rates available. See below for details.

UPDATE: The Symposium presentation decks are now available and have been posted to our website here.

Join us for our much-anticipated Central Counties Tourism 2023 Symposium – Together in Tourism. This year’s event focuses on embracing the new tourism landscape, harnessing opportunities, and strengthening business excellence through a mix of speakers and panel sessions. You’ll learn from tourism industry leaders, content developers, and your peers as they bring you new ways to think about and grow your business by collaborating with others, developing tourism products, and elevating your online social media presence.

Topics include:

  • Tourism Product Development and Collaboration
  • Social Media Trends & Video Content
  • Indigenous Tourism in Ontario
  • Community Tourism Planning
  • Workforce Management

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Take advantage of this full-day event designed to inspire, connect, and raise the bar for the future of tourism!

We look forward to seeing you at the Symposium.

Registration Closed

Sponsorship Opportunities

The Central Counties Tourism Symposium is the largest annual gathering of tourism-related businesses from within the York, Durham, and Headwaters regions. Over 150 attendees, representing DMOs, municipalities, BIAs, attractions, and businesses, come together for professional development, idea-sharing, and networking opportunities with the goal of elevating tourism within Ontario and the region.

This year we are offering two main types of sponsorship opportunities.

1. Event Sponsors:

a.) Presenting Partner (SOLD OUT!)

b.) Platinum Partner (SOLD OUT!)

c.) Gold Partner (SOLD OUT!)

2. *NEW* Table Sponsors (In-kind) – (SOLD OUT!)

  • 15 tables available, 5 per region (SOLD OUT!)

Our sponsorship opportunities are cost-effective ways to you to showcase your organization and tourism initiatives to an audience of engaged members within the tourism community.

For more information about the Event Sponsorship opportunities, contact Chuck Thibeault at

For more information about the Table Sponsorship opportunities, reach out to your regional Industry Relations Manager:

York: Sara Sterling,

Durham: Lisa John-Mackenzie,

Headwaters: Sarah Gratta,


Bed & Breakfast rates are available at The Kingbridge Centre starting at $258+HST for single occupancy, or $304+HST for double occupancy. For reservations, contact The Kingbridge Centre at 800-827-7221 or email and reference Central Counties Tourism.

Presenting Partner

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Platinum Partners

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Gold Partners

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Central Counties is located North of Toronto


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