The Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism is scheduled for Aug. 10-12 at the Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham. The conference brings together representatives from the state’s tourism industry for professional development and educational seminars. Conference highlights include sessions on National Sports Marketing, Attracting International Tourists, Communication Leadership Skills, and Tourism Education 101. The conference concludes with an awards ceremony honoring the best in the Alabama tourism industry. For conference itinerary and registration information see www.algovernorsconference.com.