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Association of Corporate Travel Executives Global Summit

ASSOCIATION OF CORPORATE TRAVEL EXECUTIVES GLOBAL SUMMIT

August 26-27, 2019
The Association of Corporate Travel Executives Global Summit will focus on Driving change through continuous improvement, Helping to actualize innovation, Identifying industry issues, Providing clarity through education, Reaching consensus through open discussion, Building solutions and best practic...

ASTA Global Convention

ASTA GLOBAL CONVENTION

August 25-27, 2019
ASTA Global Convention is the home for over 1,000 travel professionals and 200+ suppliers playing a key role in improving their business and the travel industry. Join us in Fort Lauderdale, FL at the Diplomat Beach Resort. Here's what you can expect!

World Tourism Conference 2019 (5th Edition)

WORLD TOURISM CONFERENCE 2019 (5TH EDITION)

August 26-28, 2019
The realization of “Beyond Tourism” creates favorable circumstances for new business opportunities to flourish. Advancements in digital technology are the main catalysts in achieving the outcomes beyond people’s expectations. Hence, in today’s world, people and businesses in ...

The International Conference on Tourism and Business

THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TOURISM AND BUSINESS

August 27-29, 2019
The International Conference on Tourism and Business provides a platform for international academics, researchers, and students to present their studies and research findings in the fields of tourism and business. The conference aims to build global knowledge communities that cut horizontally across...

Travel Media Showcase

TRAVEL MEDIA SHOWCASE

August 20-23, 2019
Travel Media Showcase offers a unique opportunity for top travel journalists and travel industry professionals to meet one-on-one, at a single location, for the purpose of exchanging information and developing personal contacts. The relationships we have fostered between travel media and DMOs, attra...

Alabama Governor Conference on Tourism

ALABAMA GOVERNOR CONFERENCE ON TOURISM

August 17-20, 2019
Alabama Governor Conference on Tourism provides tourism professionals a chance to gather and learn about the economic impact of the industry on the Alabama economy, learn new strategies for marketing local Alabama attractions and amenities to visitors, raise money for scholarships through silent auc...

ESTO - U.S. Travel Association

ESTO - U.S. TRAVEL ASSOCIATION

August 17-20, 2019
Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations (ESTO) is the premier annual learning and knowledge-sharing forum for destination-marketing professionals. ESTO is a non-sales environment where destination professionals go to learn about new trends and tools, share best practices and debate the pressin...

International Conference on Business, Information, Tourism, and Economics

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BUSINESS, INFORMATION, TOURISM, AND ECONOMICS

August 14-16, 2019
The International Conference on Business, Information, Tourism, and Economics aims to provide a platform for researchers, academicians, practitioners, as well as industrial professionals from all over the world to present their research results and development activities in the fields of Business, I...

 

Webinars

AUG 28, 2019 | 5:00 PM
HOW TO STAND OUT IN AN UNCERTAIN MARKET
Chinese tourism has been growing significantly and dependably for many years, but what do tourism marketers and businesses do if the overall flow of Chinese visitors slows or even declines? In our August webinar, aimed especially at the North American market, we’ll give practical adv...
AUG 29, 2019 | 2:00 pm
A NEW ERA OF BUSINESS TRAVEL:HOW TO MODERNISE YOUR BUSINESS TRAVEL PROGRAM
In a recent study, more than 90% of those surveyed said that business travel is essential to company growth and they prefer to close important deals in person, even if it involves getting there by plane.Business travellers’ expectations are changing, and corporate travel programs nee...
AUG 30, 2019 | 3:00 PM
THE STATE OF THE AMERICAN TRAVELER: TRAVELER SEGMENTS EDITION 2019
The State of the American Traveler, offers an in depth look at American leisure travelers. Developed specifically for the needs of Destination Marketing Organizations, this groundbreaking American travel research delves into the behaviors and perceptions of American travelers, including le...
SEP 03, 2019
RUSSIAN OUTBOUND TOURISM: TRENDS, ANALYSIS & STATISTICS
From this webinar, you will learn: How attractive is the tourist market of the largest country in the world? Where do Russians prefer to rest (accommodation)? How much money do they spend on a trip? How do they plan their travels?  What type of advertising campaign would win the heart...
SEP 09, 2019 | 10:00 AM
LET'S TALK ABOUT CENTRAL AND SOUTH AMERICA PRODUCT!
Join Central & Western USA's PGM, Carolyn Okon, to talk about Intrepid Groups new and top Central and South America tours!
SEP 10, 2019 | 11:00 am
BUDGETING FOR THE FUTURE OF HOSPITALITY
Budget season is officially upon (most of) us. While budgeting for the upcoming year can be an incredible effort across multiple teams and can take quite a bit of time, it’s also an opportunity to reassess goals for the business and look to the future.

SELL EVERYWHERE USING DIFFERENT BOOKING TOOLS
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Imagine being able to sell and take bookings wherever you are, in your office, through your agents and partners, and when you are out and about. Using booking tools that allow you to take bookings on-the-go can mean the freedom you always wished you had. It can also help you boost over-the...
DISCOVER JAPAN 2018
Discover Japan 2018: Webinar on Tourism in Japan and our Japan 2018 Tours. Learn how to sell Japan tours and the current trends in traveling to Japan.
THE CTC, A MANAGEMENT PROGRAM FOR TRAVEL PROFESSIONALS
Do you have what it takes to be an effective manager? Do you have the skills that employers look for when they make decisions on who to promote? Everyday business changes like converting from one GDS system to another, negotiating supplier contracts or working on developing a cohesive team...
LIVING WITH A HOST FAMILY: WHAT TO KNOW BEFORE YOU GO WEBINAR
This informational webinar hosted by Greenheart Travel program manager, Megan Arzbaecher, and high school programs director, Hope Pavich, will help you best prepare to live with a host family abroad BEFORE you go!
SELLING THE WORLD'S RIVERS
River Cruising is one of the hottest markets in travel. Exploration, culinary excellence, local guides and spectacular views are all part of today's experience. Join Travel Weekly, TravelAge West and leaders from leading river cruise companies to hear the new itineraries, destination u...
LOS CABOS TODAY!
Join Travel Weekly and the Los Cabos Tourism Board for exciting news on the trendiest beach destination in Mexico. We'll update you on upcoming hotel openings, revolutionary gastronomic experiences, and thrilling activities!

RESOURCES

There is one segment of the travel industry whose growth will be slowed only by its capacity: cruising. And the reasons are really quite simple: the product is priced inclusively; guests typically awa...

Many cultural communities lack the convenience and services of big cities while holding enormous tourism potential. Moreover, the access to healthcare, financial services and others is often very limi...

In a journey that covered more than 15,000 miles traversing the backroads and byways of Turkey, Robyn Eckhardt and David Hagerman, author and photographer of the award-winning Eating Asia blog, went a...

We could’ve come up with 50 reasons why you should be a travel agent, that’s how rewarding and unique this career path is! But instead, we scoped the best 10 reasons that agents’ job...

Johnny Jet (real name: John DiScala) is the expert and blogger behind the eponymous site JohnnyJet.com, and appears on Forbes' list of Top 10 travel influencers. He flies an average of 150,00 mile...

Today’s digital business traveler wants one thing above all: self-service. Travelers want the freedom to handle parts of their journey themselves – from downloading digital boarding passes...

Reykjavik is the capital and largest city of Iceland with a population of just over 120 000 people. As far as European capital cities go, it is tiny – but that means that 48 hours in Reykjavik i...

Vietnam is indisputably one of the most intoxicating places on the planet. More than 10 million travellers visited Vietnam in 2016 for its history, beautiful landscapes, and yummy Vietnamese food! Our...

From outdoor ice-skating rinks, sporadic snowfall and Christmas markets with plenty of heart-warming traditional food (you must try the German sausages) and handmade gifts, there is an outpouring of a...