The Rupert Report
From the Desk of AIANTA's CEO
December 27, 2021
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AIANTA Highlights for the Coming Week
Happy New Year
As I look back on 2021 I am overwhelmed with gratitude for all of our members, partners and friends. As 2022 approaches, I am excited for all of the new partnerships and ventures coming our way. Have a safe and happy New Year, can't wait to see you all in 2022!
2021 In Review
2021 was an incredibly productive year for AIANTA. Join us in celebrating some of our top accomplishments and memorable moments for the past year.

Renew Your Membership
Join or renew your membership with AIANTA by January 31, 2022, and receive one of AIANTA’s proprietary Apache Dancer thumb drives.

If you are a new member who has joined within the past 12 months, we can prorate your renewal for the remainder of 2022.

SDSU Certificate in Cultural Tourism & Tribal Enterprises
January 10 – March 13, 2022 (Level 1)
March 14-May 8, 2022 (Level 2)
AIANTA is partnering with San Diego State University (SDSU) to offer the online Certificate in Cultural Tourism and Tribal Enterprises (“CTTE”). The for-credit certificate, to be offered through SDSU Global Campus and developed by the L. Robert Payne School of Hospitality and Tourism Management program, will allow professionals to explore the fundamentals of tribal tourism planning.

Save the Date: Go International
April 19-20, 2022
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Albuquerque, NM

Why Attend Go International?
Designed to help tribal tourism businesses keep up with the rapid shifts in the packaged travel landscape, Go International features expert speakers and hands-on presentations that will guide tribal enterprises and businesses in conceptualizing and developing their tourism product(s) and promoting them to tour operators, wholesalers and domestic and international group travelers.
(See you later, Northern Paiute)

Sherry L. Rupert, Chief Executive Officer
American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association
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