ETAG 2019 Conference

Thursday 31 January 2019, 8:15 am - 1:45 pm

Make sure to get 2019 off to a great start by joining us at the ETAG Annual Conference! There’s no doubt that Edinburgh’s tourism sector is doing well, attracting record numbers of visitors and visitor spend, but there are challenges looming and we want to help you be ready to for them, so the 2019 […]

Chinese New Year Business Briefing 2019

2 November 2018, 8:30 am - 10:00 am

We are delighted that for 2019 ETAG is partnering with the Heriot-Watt Scottish Confucious Institute for Business and Communication to deliver an innovative new marketing and PR campaign around Edinburgh’s Chinese New Year. Now moving into the 3rd year of the Edinburgh China Ready Initiative, the Initiative has already delivered a huge amount of China […]

STA Autumn Conference and AGM 2018

1 October 2018, 9:45 am - 3:30 pm

The STA Autumn Conference and AGM 2018 –

DTS Visitor Feedback Learning Hub

Posted on 22 June 2018

Any businesses looking for further support in managing their online reputation can now pick from over 20 short courses on how to best manage your visitor feedback. Digital Tourism Scotland’s Visitor Feedback Learning Hub offers free practical advice and step-by-step guides for experienced users and those just getting to grips with the basics. The Courses […]

Tourism Innovations for an Ageing Population

9 May 2017, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

  This free event will help tourism businesses address challenges and maximise opportunities from the growing senior tourism market. Chris McCoy, VisitScotland will open the event and there will be speakers from industry and different universities and departments There will be an exhibition over lunch to provide even more opportunities and sources of help and meeting partners […]

Update – Edinburgh Facts and Figures

The original Edinburgh Facts and Figures guide and it’s updates have been one of ETAG’s most popular documents – so we are very excited to have recently updated the Edinburgh Facts and Figures Guide for 2016 and beyond! Hard copies will be available at ETAG events but if you would like a pdf copy you […]

China Ready Tourism Innovation Workshop

30 November 2016, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Chinese tourists are the largest, highest spending visitor market ever! • The Chinese market now ranked in the top 10 for inbound visitors  • Inbound tourism to the UK will more than double by 2020 • Last year in Edinburgh, Chinese inbound visits increased by 45% Have you thought about what it means for your […]

Youth Travel – Exploring market opportunities and developing new visitor experiences

23 February 2016, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Inspired by the opportunities around Edinburgh’s Youth and Student Travel market? This workshop is aimed at helping you harness the opportunity to develop, deliver and promote new visitor services and products focused on the Youth Travel market and will help you with ideas on how to grow your business and increase your bottom line! For […]

Resource: Digital Marketing in China

Posted on 24 November 2015

To help prepare for #blogmany and welcome our many guests, including bloggers from China, we ran an awareness session explaining the differences in digital marketing in China. The slides available from this post include information about the western social media platforms that are banned in China as well as the top booking Chinese travel websites, […]