Travel Agents

San Francisco Bay Area FAM-TASSaturday, March 23, 2019
Santa Clara Convention Center

Join like-minded travel professionals in your area for a valuable networking and educational event experience on day one of the SF/Bay Area Travel & Adventure Show! This is your opportunity to interact with leading global destinations and suppliers through a dynamic itinerary of special interest sessions and show floor activities created to maximize your time at the event.

The FAM TAS Program Includes:

  • Access to Three Educational Sessions led by top destination representatives
  • Sessions include continental breakfast, boxed lunch, and afternoon refreshments
  • Celebrity Travel Expert Meet + Greet
  • Exclusive Qualified Press
  • Exciting Passport Program with chance to win a FAM Trip Giveaway
(Program details are subject to change prior to registration opening, please check back for updates)

Register for the FAM-TAS Program

$39.95   $29.95
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Show Floor Only Admission

Complimentary Pass for agents
to access the show floor*

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*Must register for the FAM-TAS Program for admission to catered sessions, passport program, etc.
FAM-TAS
FOR FAM-TAS REGISTERED AGENTS ONLY

8:00 am

Registration Opens

8:30 am – 9:30 am

Welcome Breakfast with Travel Nevada

Why Do Nevada Travelers Go Home With More Stories Than Souvenirs!
Presented by Teri Laursen, Director of Sales & Industry Partners

Nevada, a land of dramatic contrasts that beckons adventurers to rugged mountains, rivers, parks and lakes in the scenic high desert, and dazzles visitors with exciting resorts, elegant dining, world-class shopping, big-name entertainment, professional sports and cultural experiences in 24-hour cities Reno, Lake Tahoe and Las Vegas.

Reno-Lake Tahoe is widely known for its world-class ski resorts and thriving city life. Las Vegas, known as “The Entertainment Capital of the World,” there’s something going on every night of the week, every week of the year.

Yet, Nevada’s appeal extends far beyond the neon. Nevada partners will show you how easy it is to promote and sell this incredible destination. You will leave feeling confident you have a team of Nevada experts waiting to help you help your clients!

Explore this world of adventure in Nevada and find out why visitors go home with more stories than souvenirs.

Travel Nevada

9:30 am – 12:00 noon

Show Floor Open

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lunch with Switzerland Tourism

How to Get Your Clients to Fall In Love with Switzerland
presented by Mirko Capodanno, Manager Western US, Switzerland Tourism

Switzerland is popular – with a record increase of travelers from the U.S., it’s time to be ready to sell Switzerland like a pro. Switzerland Tourism will be taking you on a journey along the Grand Tour of Switzerland and will emphasize great reasons why to fall in love with Switzerland. Learn more about Switzerland’s most popular scenic trains, the charming Swiss cities, the breathtaking mountain excursions and many outdoor sports, from hiking and biking to skiing and much more. Switzerland Tourism will provide you with valuable tools to help you to sell Switzerland.

Switzerland

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Show Floor Open

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Afternoon Refreshments with Israel Ministry of Tourism

Israel: Beyond Belief
Presented By Jill Daly, Director, Midwest Region, Israel Ministry of Tourism

Join us as we explore everything Israel has to offer from Faith-Based travel, the culinary & wine, culture, and adventure. We will help you plan your client’s next trip to Israel.

Israel - Travel and Adventures Shows

FOR FAM-TAS REGISTERED AGENTS ONLY

Enjoy access to an exciting passport program featuring a select group of leading destinations and suppliers who are eager to connect with you on the show floor!

Stop by all 9 passport stations to get your FAM-TAS Program Passport stamped for your chance to win a Trip Giveaway.

(Please check back for updates)

Travel Nevada

Travel Nevada

Booth: 1425

Switzerland

Switzerland Tourism

Booth: 909

Tours By Locals

Booth: 1737

Explore Fairbanks

Explore Fairbanks

Booth: 924

Fiji - Travel Expos

Tourism Fiji

Booth: 605

Don’t Take Our Word for It!

“It was great to have private presentations with the destinations!” – Petra, Chicago

“Great information and a chance to talk face-to-face with vendors.” – Kimberly, Chicago

“Best way for travel agents to see and experience the Travel Show!” – Norma, Los Angeles

“The Maui and Tahiti presentations were enjoyable and informative, especially the Maui language presentation.” – Edward, Chicago