FAM Tours and Receptions

FAM Tours and Receptions are both excellent ways for you to promote your organisation to other event attendees. This is an opportunity for you to reinforce your brand and lift your profile. You have full control over every aspect of your event, making it as unique and memorable as you like.

Once your proposal submission has been approved, we’ll post the details under the “Available FAM Tours and Receptions” section below, for potential attendees to contact you directly.

  • FAM tour organisers may determine all logistics, conditions and costs associated with their tour, including which event participants are accepted to join, and which are not.
  • ICEF will not get involved in the organisation of FAM tours, but simply ensure relevancy for event participants as well as an equal representation of tours to all delegates.
  • All delegates interested in attending FAM tours will be asked to make direct contact with the tour organiser. Organisers are responsible for confirming or declining acceptance directly with participants.
  • FAM tour organisers wishing to promote their tour through ICEF are required to submit a proposal. All proposals are subject to approval by ICEF.
  • FAM tours may only be offered outside of event related activities and times.
  • Reception organisers may determine all logistics, conditions, and costs associated with their event, including acceptance criteria for event participants and other business partners.
  • ICEF will not get involved in organising receptions, but will ensure receptions are relevant for event participants and offer an equal number of receptions to all delegates.
  • All event participants interested in attending a reception will be asked to make direct contact with the organiser. Organisers are responsible for confirming or declining acceptance directly with participants.
  • Reception organisers wishing to promote their event through ICEF are requested to provide information as outlined in the paragraph below. Receptions may only be offered outside of event-related activities and times.

Available FAM Tours and Receptions

TRU FAM TOUR - Celebrating 40 years of international excellence & innovation

Organizer: Thompson Rivers University
Date: May 04, 10:00 am - May 06, 8:00 am
Type of event: Fam Tour
Location: Hotel pickup and drop-off from ICEF’s Hotel location in downtown Vancouver.
Invited target groups: Agents
Download: Event Flyer PDF
Description:
Location: Kamloops, British Columbia

2023 marks 40 years of Thompson Rivers University’s (TRU) International excellence & innovation. We are excited to invite you to celebrate alongside us for our Familiarization Tour. This is your chance to discover Kamloops, learn more about TRU and explore the heart of beautiful British Columbia.

What’s included:
- Tour of Thompson Rivers University Kamloops Campus
- Meet and greet with TRU staff members and faculties
- Visit to the beautiful local Monte Creek Winery with a tour, wine tasting and welcome dinner
- Tour of Kamloops, the heart of the interior
- Opportunity to network and mingle with your peers
- Gala Dinner at the Delta Hotel in Downtown Kamloops
- Transportation to and from Vancouver
- Two nights accommodation
- All meals and refreshments

Please contact Andy Do at ndo@tru.ca

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Brookes Westshore - Victoria Tour

Organizer: Brookes Westshore
Date: May 09, 9:00 am - May 10, 10:00 pm
Type of event: Fam Tour
Location: Hotel pickup and drop-off from ICEF’s Hotel location in downtown Vancouver.
Invited target groups: Agents
Description:
The tour will start in Vancouver, where agents will be pick up in Vancouver and drive them to Victoria where they will visit Brookes Westshore premises and meet our staff and students, after we will tour around the neighbouring Royal Roads University and take pictures at the iconic Hatley Castle where “X-Men” and “The descendants” were filmed . Additionally the agents will explore British Columbia’s coastline by land and sea on this Victoria and Butchart Gardens tour from Vancouver. They will enjoy the ferry ride through the beautiful Gulf Islands and watch the waves for whales and sea lions. We will include a visit to the botanical Butchart Gardens, where trickling fountains sit among themed flowerbeds and sunken gardens. Also we will explore vibrant corners of Victoria such as Chinatown and the Inner Harbour at their leisure and soak up the metropolitan atmosphere.

Hotel pickup and drop-off from ICEF’s Hotel location in downtown Vancouver
Live commentary on board
Food and drinks for the whole duration of the tour
Gratuities
Transportation
Night accommodation in Victoria
Butchart Gardens visit

Please contact Martin Staffolani at mstaffolani@brookes.org