Industry Update Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

  • Includes a Live Web Event on 02/01/2023 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    Released annually in January, the 100 most loved destinations around the world are ranked by Tourism Sentiment Index by analyzing billions of online conversations and content about tourism. During this webinar, the Tourism Sentiment Index team will reveal this year's emerging and global trends and demonstrate how sentiment is helping destinations support the tourism economy.

  • Includes a Live Web Event on 02/07/2023 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    Please join the Destinations International team as we share what's in store for 2023. You'll hear about our global and EDI initiatives, upcoming events, classes and programs, and more.

  • Includes a Live Web Event on 02/22/2023 at 1:00 PM (EST)

    Black Americans share a rich and enduring connection strengthened by an inextinguishable sense of pride. But this audience is not a monolith, especially when it comes down to their experience as travelers. Join us as we break down the distinctions across the Black community and how they travel to help advertisers connect with this segment more authentically.

On-Demand Webinars

  • Recorded On: 01/25/2023

    Leveraging mobile location data is critical in the tourism industry and can help you uplevel your marketing efforts, providing you with better targeting, personalization, measurement, and attribution. Join Jayson Ayers, SVP Marketing Solutions from Near, as he shares real-world examples around how mobile location data works, and how you can maximize the potential of this enormous set of data in your marketing strategies.​

  • Recorded On: 12/14/2022

    Join True Omni, with special partner announcements from DTN, Samsung Advertising, and Bandwango, as they discuss the evolution of member recruitment and revenue generation strategies. They will share how to leverage and expand advertising, ticketing, and awareness programs across a multi-device and location-based program, provide an overview of new ways to engage and connect members, local partners, and high-traffic areas and explain how to automate and build communication channels that open in-destination, data, revenue, and experience.

  • Recorded On: 11/22/2022

    Words matter in politics, and they need to be chosen carefully to carry an emotional connection to people’s values and the values of our industry. This webinar marks the annual release of words we have found that are used by elected officials and can carry an emotional message. Join us and learn more about the 2022 Tourism Lexicon.

  • Recorded On: 11/17/2022

    Though boycotts have a long and complicated history in our culture, travel boycotts have proven to not only be ineffective, but often negatively impact the very individuals that they were designed to protect. Many strategists are seeing a higher value in collaborating with a destination rather than cancelling. Join us as Destinations International’s Emily Scheiderer sits down with the National Association for College Admission Counseling, American College of Chest Physicians, Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp, and Visit Houston to talk about how they chose to collaborate and generate impact.

  • Recorded On: 11/16/2022

    Advocacy will always be a critical component of a destination organization's DNA, whether you’re fighting legislation, funding, championing new development, or defending your existence. To provide destinations with relevant and actionable insights, Destinations International and Tourism Economics are working together to deliver high-frequency analyses of relevant metrics for your community within the SYMPHONY market intelligence platform. This session will provide real-world use cases on how to arm yourself with data to drive your advocacy strategy and turn doubters into believers and community into allies to deliver on community shared values.