Industry Update Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

  • Includes a Live Web Event on 07/13/2022 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    Destination Strategic Planning — we’ve all been there at some point. Meeting with stakeholders, sifting through data, compiling reports, to ultimately end up with a fantastic plan for your destination…that fizzles out in a year. We have figured out how to help you stay the course and keep your plan off the shelf. Join us as we illustrate real-life examples, best practices and step-by-step processes on how to leverage your existing CRM software to help you manage the implementation of your strategic plan to achieve the expected and planned-for results.

  • Includes a Live Web Event on 07/27/2022 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    Destinations are in search of EDI programs that are tangible, effective and meet organizational goals. The San Diego Tourism Authority (SDTA) will share details on their new Diversity Accelerator program that drew over 50 applicants, grew membership, gained new corporate sponsors and extensive media coverage, and garnered widespread support from diverse community groups and elected officials. The SDTA will share how their program came to be and hand you the tools to launch a similar version in your destination to advance your EDI advocacy and revenue goals.

On-Demand Webinars

  • Recorded On: 06/29/2022

    For the first time in almost three years, a post-pandemic life is beginning to feel within reach. This webinar will shed light on three new traveler mindsets and offer recommendations for how travel brands can reach audiences earlier in the dreaming phase by tapping into these new emotional drivers.

  • Recorded On: 06/22/2022

    The causes and solutions of violent crime are many and not always easy to deduce, and it is fair to say that both the causes and traditional solutions fall outside of a destination organization’s wheelhouse. We may not have a leading role, but we have a supporting role in our community’s response and in the development of solutions. In this session you will hear about the many ways destination organizations are contributing to the battle against violent crime.

  • Destinations International and Tourism Economics have announced an expanded partnership utilizing the Symphony Platform to provide workforce intelligence on destination specific employment trends and income analysis of your hospitality community. Learn how to speak on these trends and articulate what our industry brings to the table.

  • Recorded On: 05/25/2022

    As we emerge from the carnage of the pandemic, destination organization leaders have an exciting opportunity to elevate their status and impact on their communities. Join Bill Geist from DMOproz as he frames the opening that exists and shares suggestions on how destination organization pros can maximize the moment and establish themselves as community leaders.

  • Recorded On: 05/11/2022

    Join Zartico for a conversation about "The Five Foundations of a Destination Organization: New Measures for a New Paradigm." Jay Kinghorn, Zartico Co-Founder and CIO, will share the five common themes emerging across destinations all over the country that will revolutionize the way our industry measures and reports destination performance.