2024 SEe ON Summit - RTO 9

2024 SEe ON Summit


Event Location: DoubleTree by Hilton, 1550 Princess Street, Kingston ON

Event Time: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Date: September 12 (Tourism Summit) & September 13 (Sustainable Tourism Summit)


Join RTO 9 at the newly renovated DoubleTree by Hilton (formerly the Ambassador Hotel) in Kingston, Ontario for our 2-day SEe ON Summit experience:

  • Day One – Annual Tourism Summit: Thursday, September 12, 2024
  • Day Two – Sustainable Tourism Summit: Friday, September 13 , 2024

Both days will be packed with incredible speakers, forward thinking ideas and inspiration to spark creativity and help Envision Tourism Growth in South Eastern Ontario. Join us in the evening of September 12th for a networking reception for attendees of the SEe ON Summit, generously hosted by Tourism Kingston and the Kingston Accommodation Partners for summit attendees only.

Interested in staying the night? We have reserved a room block at a special rate with the DoubleTree by Hilton – be sure to reserve before August 13th in order to guarantee a spot! Reserve your room HERE.

Lunch will be provided. Please reach out to Meg Dabros at mdabros@region9tourism.ca for any dietary considerations. Tickets for this event are non-refundable. If you have any questions prior to purchasing a ticket or have extenuating circumstances, please contact Meg at RTO 9.

There are two ticket options for this event:

  • Two-Day Pass (Both September 12th & 13th): $65.23 (including fees)
  • One-Day Pass (either September 12th OR 13th): $38.61 (including fees)

**Please note that the agendas for both days are subject to change.


Networking Reception hosted by Tourism Kingston and the Kingston Accommodation Partners

Join us in the evening of Thursday, September 12th at 4:30pm at the DoubleTree by Hilton for a networking reception, generously hosted by Tourism Kingston and the Kingston Accommodation Partners. Mix, mingle and enjoy some drinks and hors d’oeuvres at the Cannery Kitchen and Social, on site at the DoubleTree by Hilton Kingston. Be sure to include your free registration for the networking session at the time of purchasing your summit tickets as this event is for attendees of the summit only!


Meet Our Makers!

RTO 9 is happy to support the wonderful makers, artisans and creators who call South Eastern Ontario home! Be sure to stop by and shop the vendors at our Makers Market who will be available throughout the day during the summit – check below for the different vendors and which days they will be available. Be sure to bring along some cash and a reusable bag!


About RTO 9

RTO 9 is a regional tourism organization that is funded by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Gaming. We actively promote tourism for the South Eastern Ontario region and work to support and grow the industry through product development initiatives. Our mission is to Develop results driven marketing and product initiatives to achieve the highest growth of tourism visitation revenues and investment amongst Ontario’s tourism regions.