Inclusive Tourism in the State of Georgia



Wednesday, December 16, 2009
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
8:00 AM registration & continental breakfast

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         Renaissance Concourse Hotel Atlanta       Airport
One Hartsfield Centre Parkway
Atlanta, Georgia 30354
driving directions

Free Parking


This event is by invitation only.
Your response is greatly appreciated.
Please respond by December 9, 2009
Valerie Meadows Suber
Public Information Director
Georgia Council on Developmental     Disabilities

For more information, call 404.657.2122



Kindly include in your email response:
Subject line, please enter RSVP
Your Name, Company or Organization,
Position/Role, Telephone Number, Email Address.

Also, let us know if you prefer a vegetarian   lunch or
if you require accommodations for a disability.





Why travel? Why tourism?


"Making Accessible Travel and Tourism a Reality in Georgia" is a half-day executive seminar focusing on accessible travel, tourism, transportation and technology, ensuring that all destinations are available to anyone, regardless of ability. Americans with disabilities spend nearly $14 billion annually. In Georgia, tourism is the second largest industry. Each year, visitors spend an estimated $20 billion in Georgia. Accessible travel is the world's largest untapped travel and tourism market.

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