march, 2018

15mar9:30 am2:30 pmDundee & Angus Tourism Conference 2018Dundee City Council, Angus Council, Visit Scotland and Dundee & Angus Chamber of Commerce are delighted to bring you this year’s Dundee & Angus Tourism Conference.

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Event Details

It’s an exciting time for tourism in the region, with the opening of the V&A Museum of Design Dundee and the return of The Open to Carnoustie.

Programme

9.30am Registration

10.00am Welcome: Alison Henderson, Chief Executive, Dundee & Angus Chamber of Commerce

10.05am Keynote Address: Fiona Hyslop, Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs

10.25am What is tourism worth to Angus and Dundee? Guest Speaker: Richard MacDonald, Global Tourism Solutions

10.45am Design for Success, Guest Speaker: Jane Ferguson, V&A Dundee

11.05am  Showcase of Success

Louise Murphy & Stewart Heaton – Dark Dundee

Kim Cameron – The Gin Bothy

Elaine Omand – Run for the Sights

Tommy Baxter – Glamis Castle

Annie Long – Maggie’s Penguin Parade

Louise Nicoll – Newton Farm Holidays

Jessica Reid & Gillian Easson – Behind the Scenes Cultural Tour

Ian Ashton – Pirate Boats

12.15pm Lunch and Networking

1.15pm Welcome Back

1.20pm  What can you do to ensure your business offers an inclusive tourism experience? Guest Speakers: Kiki MacDonald, Euan’s Guide and Marina DiDuca, VisitScotland

1.50pm What does the rest of the world think about our region? Guest Speakers: Justin Reid, Trip Advisor and Steve Hope, VisitScotland

2.20pm  Q&A

2.30pm Event to close

This year we look forward to giving attendees the opportunity to try out some local activities after the conference, full details to follow.

This event is being held during Scottish Tourism Month, to find out more about the events taking place during March 2018 please visit the website

Time

(Thursday) 9:30 am - 2:30 pm GMT

Location

West Park Dundee

319 Perth Road, Dundee DD2 1NN

Booking Link

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Cost

£20 + VAT

Organizer

Dundee & Angus Chamber of Commerce

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