ETC is a dynamic membership organization of global travel professionals and innovative thought leaders.

Our community is comprised of the key travel planners at alumni associations, zoos, museums, cultural and conservation organizations who are responsible for the planning, management and/or marketing of alumni, member, and donor travel programs, as well as the US tour operators, travel suppliers and in-country/regional destinations and operators and global purveyors of travel and communities serving this sector of affinity and alumni lifelong learning group travel.


  • Sharing best practices and collaboration in an open way
  • Developing engaging and innovative travel programs
  • Cultivating informed global travelers
  • Creating positive global impact