Annual Tourism Conference 2017

Our 2017 Annual Tourism Conference and Exhibition was held on 19th October. 

In addition to networking, updates and exciting news for 2018 we were joined by the following guest speakers:

 

Guest Speakers

Sarah Fowler CEO PDNPA
Sarah Fowler, Chief Executive Peak District National Park Authority
Esther Pearson South West Coast Path
Esther Pearson, Director South West Coast Path Partnership
Andrew Keeling Hotel Solutions
Andrew Keeling, Director Hotel Solutions
Councillor Barry Lewis DCC
Councillor Barry Lewis, Leader of Derbyshire County Council

2017 Key Note Speaker

Ben Foster, Managing Director of The SEO Works

Tourism starts online: how to reach and grow your target audience
The digital landscape has changed MASSIVELY over the past 12 months. But one trend is clear: the customer journey now starts online. Ben Foster, Managing Director of The SEO Works looks at some of the key trends and changes going on in digital, and focusses on practical, actionable insights that will ensure your online platforms are ready for success.

The SEO Works are a multiple award-winning digital agency who have been helping businesses grow online for over ten years. They have a wealth of experience creating digital strategies that help businesses measure, understand and maximise their online potential.

 

Speakers Presentations

Lindsay Rae's presentation 2017
Download Lindsay Rae's presentation on the work of Marketing Peak District & Derbyshire.
Andrew Keeling Presentation 2017
Download Andrew Keeling's presentation on the Derbyshire Visitor Accommodation Study
Ben Foster Presentation 2017

Download Ben Foster's presentation on SEO, Tourism starts online                                                       

Esther Pearson Presentation 2017

Download Esther Pearson's presentation on the South West Coast Path.

Danielle Sorsby Presentation 2017
Download Danielle Sorsby's presentation on Looking ahead at Marketing Peak District and Derbyshire's marketing

Annual Conference Highlights 2016

With special thanks to our speakers

  • Ben Foster, Managing Director, The SEO works
  • Councillor Barry Lewis, Leader of Derbyshire County Council
  • Sarah Fowler, Chief Executive, Peak District National Park Authority
  • Esther Pearson, Director, South West Coast Path Partnership
  • Andrew Keeling, Director, Hotel Solutions

All of us at Marketing Peak District & Derbyshire would like to say a very big thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 Annual Tourism Conference and Exhibition, making the whole day a great success!

Details about the 2018 Conference and Exhibition are coming soon!

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