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ETAG CONFERENCE 2024 – Speaker presentations now available

We were delighted to welcome almost 200 delegates to the Edinburgh International Conference Centre, on Tuesday 6 February 2024 for the annual ETAG Conference.

From the delegate feedback that we’ve received so far, you all really enjoyed the speaker presentations, topics covered and the opportunity to network with colleagues old and new.

You can now view the speaker presentations below.


ETAG – What’s New for 2024?
Donald Emslie, Chair, ETAG
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A Visitor Levy for Edinburgh – Transformational Change for the City
Cllr Cammy Day, Leader City of Edinburgh Council and Chair of Edinburgh Tourism Strategy Implementation Group (SIG)
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Delivering Edinburgh’s 2030 Tourism Strategy
Karen Christie, Programme Manager, Edinburgh Visitor Economy Partnership
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How to design (more) sustainable tourism experiences to reduce seasonality
Professor Xavier Font, University of Surrey
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Spotlight Sessions: Coming to the city soon…
1. Lost Shore Surf Resort
Andy Hadden, Founder & MD
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2. EICC Hotel School
Marshall Dallas, CEO, Edinburgh International Conference Centre
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3. Edinburgh Gin – New Visitor Experience
Sarah Prior, Brand Homes Head of Sales & Marketing (Gin)
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VisitScotland – Plans and Priorities for 2024
Cat Leaver, Head of Brand & Global Marketing, VisitScotland
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Data, AI and Tech – Opportunities for Edinburgh’s Visitor Economy
Joshua Ryan-Saha, Edinburgh Futures Institute, University of Edinburgh
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ETAG Business Briefings & Events

A variety of topical Business Briefings and upskilling events were highlighted at the conference. These will be live on our Industry Events Calendar over the next week or so – watch this space!