Hurricane Sandy caused the cancellation of the “Discover Ecuador” seminars in New York City and Washington D.C. October 28 and 29, but 125 Travel Agents in Chicago, Toronto, and Montreal were able to meet 15 Ecuador Supplier Companies during half day sessions sponsored by the Ecuador Ministry of Tourism.
This was the latest in a series of Ecuador Tourism educational/business development seminars/workshops held in unique venues in USA and Canada markets.
The 2012 “Discover Ecuador” sessions originally planned in New York City Monday, October 29, at the American Museum of Natural History, and in Washington D.C. Tuesday, October 30 at the “Newseum” will be rescheduled. All Travel Agent Registration Fees for these two (2) sessions are being refunded. The Wednesday, October 31 seminar in Chicago at The Art Institute of Chicago; the Thursday, November 1 session in Toronto at the CN Tower; and the Friday, November 2, event in Montreal at the famous Fairmont Le Reine Elizabeth Hotel were all held as scheduled.
The “Discover Ecuador” Schedule of Events included a Continental Breakfast at 8:00am; Destination Presentation at 9:00 featuring all tourism regions of Ecuador; 11:00 Pre-scheduled table-top meetings with Suppliers; and 1:00 Awards Luncheon. Travel Agent Registration Fees were $15 including Breakfast, Lunch, all business activities, and complimentary parking.
Discover Ecuador, www.DiscoverEcuador.info