ETAG runs a series of technology and digital events which will help you to determine what technology solution suits your business.
VisitScotland also offer a range of Digital Tourism support on their industry website and Digital Boost also offer support, and can provide free 121 digital consultancy which might help you take the next step.
Your digital project might also be eligible for a Digital Development Loan.
If you are looking for inspiration, check out the Scottish TravelTech Directory case studies section.
Digital Articles & Resources
Cyber resilience is becoming more and more important both for individuals and for businesses. In 2015, more than 60% of SMEs in Scotland experienced a security breach but 65% still think they are not a target. Nearly 40% spend nothing on security. The average financial cost of a cyber attack for an SME in Scotland […]
The Data Lab MSc Challenge Competition takes place over three weekends, where about 120 Data Science students form teams and compete to: Pose a pertinent ‘business’ question Analyse multiple datasets Produce something (start-up idea, visualisation, consultancy report). The idea is for students to use their skills to solve real problems that will have a positive […]
intechnologyWiFi has been back on the streets since September, working to progress the installation of the city centre WiFi network, following the end of the busy summer festival season. Over 40% of the installations are now complete, with testing and optimisation of the network progressing well. We have temporarily taken the network offline, to complete […]
We know you are all really busy and you can’t always make it along to the ETAG’s events due to your business commitments but we know you all want to continue learning and increasing your knowledge. The digital and technology events are run in collaboration with Digital Tourism Scotland who provide also provide events across Scotland. So […]
As the Summer Festivals finish up ETAG have launched our Autumn Programme of Digital Events – have a look at what is coming up! ETAG’s programme of technology events aims to keep businesses up to date and aware of the benefits to be gained from using technology – to help you grow and develop your business, to reduce overheads, […]
It has become vitally important to have a strong online presence in every part of the tourism industry – but nowhere is this more important than when working in the accommodation sector where being available to book online is essential. As well as using your own site to promote your availibity and offer online bookings […]
Thanks to all the participants who took part in our EdCal 2016 session at Le Monde Hotel on the 16th June! We have now collated all of your ideas into the one spreadsheet which you can access here: Edcal Calendar 2016 this also has individual tabs for each month to give you more ideas moving forward. Feel […]
We all work hard to build up our businesses and make them a success and to do this we usually use a range of IT equipment, software and the internet to advertise, promote and sell online. It is therefore really important to make sure we safe guard our businesses including taking into consideration cyber security. A large proportion of […]
The Spring weather has finally arrived and we can’t wait for the Edinburgh Tourism Showcase on the 19th May at the Assembly Rooms in Edinburgh. The exhibitor list is looking fantastic and we will of course be there to speak to you about all of the ETAG products and services including Our Edinburgh. If you haven’t […]