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Workforce Development

ITO works with Indigenous youth and current tourism business owners to support the workforce and build capacity for future tourism growth.

E2E Events

Becoming a member of Indigenous Tourism Ontario (ITO) offers invaluable benefits, including access to the opportunity to participate in the Employer-to-Employee (E2E) Matching events.

IBA Workshops

Indigenous Tourism Ontario (ITO)’s Indigenous Business Advisors (IBA) Program will assist Indigenous tourism businesses throughout the province to improve sustainability and resiliency and encourage success within their operations.

Indigenous Ingenuity

The Indigenous Ingenuity Northern Tour is a project that ITO and Science North collaborated on that began in 2022 and will continue until the end of 2024.

ITO All-Stars Cup

On March 13-17, 2023 Indigenous Tourism Ontario (ITO) was onsite at the Little Native Hockey League tournament hosted by Nipissing First Nation launching the inaugural ITO All Stars Cup.


Since 2021, Indigenous Tourism Ontario's Workforce Development pillar has been training and uplifting the Indigenous tourism workforce with practical workshops centred around career excellence.