Tourism 2030

It’s said that the best way to anticipate the future is to invent it, and Destination Vancouver set about in 2017 to create hypotheses of the future of tourism in 2030—a future just close enough that we can almost see it, and just far enough away to invite imagination as well as extrapolation of the data. In late 2017, Destination Vancouver engaged Resonance Consultancy and Tourism Economics, two leading global tourism consulting firms, to analyze and articulate a variety of potential alternative scenarios for Vancouver’s tourism industry in the year 2030. The goal is to help Destination Vancouver and its stakeholders identify the most desirable scenario and associated opportunities that we can work towards, while identifying potential risks that can be mitigated in long-term strategies.

READ: Destination Vancouver 2030 Report