The ttra Annual International Conference is the premier event in which the global community of practitioners and educators engaged in research, information management, and marketing in the travel, tourism and hospitality industries comes together to network and share best practices. Members in ttra represent a variety of segments from the greater international travel and tourism community, including educators, practitioners, research providers/consultants and users of research.
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Christine Van Winkle, Ph.D.

University of Manitoba
Associate Professor

Christine Van Winkle, Ph.D., cares deeply about the role of festivals, parks, museums, and interpretative centers in our communities. Her research focuses on visitors’ experiences in these tourism and leisure settings and seeks to understand how to enhance the visitors’ experiences. As an associate professor at the University of Manitoba, Christine teaches in the Recreation Management and Community Development degree program and advises graduate students interested in tourism and events.