Nicky van den Berg, center, a sales specialist with Tioga Tours in the Netherlands, speaks Tuesday with Matthew Edwards, a sales manager with Goodspeed Musicals of East Haddam, Connecticut, at Discover New England’s 20th Annual Tourism Summit & International Marketplace, held this year at the Holiday Inn by the Bay in Portland. The summit brings together overseas tour operators and sales officials from the region’s tourism industry. This year’s event attracted nearly 100 international tour businesses and about 300 suppliers. It continues through Wednesday.

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