The outdoor public WiFi service EdiFreeWiFi is now available, bringing free high-speed internet connectivity to Edinburgh city centre in time for the Christmas and Hogmanay celebrations which is fantastic news for visitors and locals alike. In March this year the City of Edinburgh Council agreed to a 10-year concession contract with intechnologyWiFi to deliver WiFi […]
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ETAG runs a series of technology and digital events which will help you to determine what technology solution suits your business. To find out more and book your place have a look at ETAG events.
You can keep up to date with digital developments for the tourism industry with TNooz.
Find out how to engage with the VisitScotland #ScotSpirit campaign to give your business some visibility on the world wide stage. Check out VisitScotland.org and their eBook to find out more about how you can engage and be involved.
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Thank you to everyone who could join us on the day and a huge thank you to our great speakers who provided loads of interesting facts and creative inspiration throughout the day. All of the presentations from the speakers are available below so if you missed out or want to re-cap – enjoy! The conference […]
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 […]