CERTIFICATIONS
BPCPA Adventure engine is a licensed Travel Agent #32093 pursuant to the business practices of Customer Act of BC.

PARTNERS AND ASSOCIATES
Merit Travel Merit Travel is Canadas largest independant travel agency and uses Adventure Engine to add Adventure tourism to thier portfolio for booking by their many agency outlets
(this is webservice program)
www.merittravel.ca
(trips available for online booking are those provided by Adventureengine)

Book with WestJet

WestJet Airlines is using Adventure Engine portal to showcase winter adventure activities and will be adding new product from our database as their adventure section grows.
www.westjet.com
UpTake.com is a travel search and discovery site.They scour more than 1,000 sites to collect 400,000 places to go, things to do and places to stay in the U.S. Then we analyzed and organized over 20 million travelers' opinions to enable search based on exact travel requirements and preferences.
www.uptake.com

Go world travel

Go world travel hosts an online magazine with over 100,000 subscribers. The online magazine can be viewed at www.goworldtravel.com. They are using the Adventure Engine to provide instant inventory online (you will see all Adventure Engine suppliers when you click adventure trips on this sites mainpage) Go World Travel also provides resources to adventure tour operators and industry providers.
Sustainable Travel International Our mission is to promote sustainable development and eco-friendly travel by providing programs that help travelers and travel-related companies protect the environmental, socio-cultural and economic needs of the places they visit, and the planet at large.

While many parts of the world have taken a leadership role in creating and promoting sustainable travel and tourism initiatives, such as tourism certification and carbon-offset programs, similar programs are virtually non-existent in North America and many developing countries. We aim to change that.
www.sustainabletravelinternational.org

Adventures in Travel Expo

Adventures in Travel Expo (ATE) is the world's largest series of travel events serving adventure, active travel, eco, nature, cultural and outdoor tourism enthusiasts and professionals. These premier events give attendees the opportunity to see thousands of travel possibilities, from exotic safaris to luxury beach escapes. The best undiscovered experiences that you may not find otherwise. Adventure Expo will be hosting an Adventure Engine portal that will showcase the exhibitors trips on the Adventure Expo main website www.adventureexpo.com
www.adventureexpo.com
TIES

Founded in 1990, TIES is the largest and oldest ecotourism organization in the world dedicated to generating and disseminating information about ecotourism. It currently has members in more than 70 countries. The organization's membership includes academics, consultants, conservation professionals and organizations, governments, architects, tour operators, lodge owners and managers, general development experts, and ecotourists.

All TIES members are eligible for discounts on AE products and services.
Visit TIES at http://www.ecotourism.org/index2.php

Nelson

Nelzine is a local community site promoting activities in the Kootanies of BC. The Nelzine site enjoys over 30,000 Unique Visitors and over 54,000 Visits a Month and is a great stop for all you need to know about the Nelson and Kootenay area of BC. They use the Adventure Engine portal to showcase the local activities so only Kootenay products can be seen here.
www.nelsonbc.ca

Adventureinsurance.ca

Adventureinsurance.ca offers a complete line of insurance solutions made for your tourism business.
If your business offers nature-based tourism experiences and you need liability insurance, our partners will provide you with exclusive access to the COTA Insurance and Risk Management Program and the potential savings that go with it.
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The Council of Tourism Associations of BC The Council of Tourism Associations of BC (COTA) is a federation of organizations and businesses representing nearly 18,000 tourism operations throughout British Columbia. COTA works with all levels of government, the media and businesses to ensure that the interests of the tourism industry are addressed.
For more information, visit www.cotabc.com.

MEMBERSHIPS

ACTA www.acta.ca
IATA www.iata.org
Open Travel Project team Member Open Travel Alliance to develop standardize XML messages for industry www.opentravel.org

Adventure Travel

The Adventure Travel Trade Association exists to:
-Promote and grow the adventure travel market
-Provide professional support, development, marketing, and cost-saving resources to members
-Represent and unify the industry to facilitate knowledge sharing and a common vision
-Collect, interpret and share exclusive trade and consumer research and trends
for more click here