News & Events

Check out what ETAG has in store for you in the coming months. Whether you are looking for training sessions, networking opportunities with other tourism businesses or want to look into what’s happening in the tourism sector that can affect you, ETAG has it covered.

ETAG has planned a series of events with you, the tourism business in mind. We have developed events that will provide you with a unique platform to network, learn and grow. ETAG events run from September to June.

And remember, if you want to know more about any of our events before you book, the ETAG Team is on hand if you want to check anything before you book.

To find out about other B2B events and the dates of upcoming festivals and events in the city, check out our Industry Events Calendar.

Forthcoming Events

City of Edinburgh Council Fair Work Consultations For Workers & Employers

Monday 17 June 2024

Join the City of Edinburgh Council (CEC) at the Edinburgh City Chambers to discuss the Fair Work Charter, and how to create a better workplace for everyone. CEC are running a series of separate events aimed at both employers at workers across the city. Don’t miss this opportunity to provide your input in shaping the […]

ETAG Business Briefing: Edinburgh’s Christmas & Hogmanay 2024

online, Wednesday 26 June 2024, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for an online Business Briefing to hear the plans for Edinburgh’s Christmas & Hogmanay 2024. Edinburgh’s world famous Christmas & Hogmanay celebrations are both highlights of the city’s annual events calendar, attracting huge numbers of local residents, as well as visitors from the Scottish, UK and international markets. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from the event […]

Chinese Language Summer Courses by The Confucius Institute for Scotland 

Monday 1 July 2024

The Confucius Institute for Scotland are running a five-week summer programme (1 July to 2 August), offering both evening and daytime classes to provide more opportunities to learn Chinese. The programme, titled: ‘Engaging With Your Chinese-speaking Customers & Visitors’ is specifically designed for people who work in tourism and hospitality. The content of the course is […]

World Tourism Day 2024

Friday 27 September 2024

World Tourism Day has been held on 27 September each year since 1980. Get involved on social by using #WorldTourismDay Date: Friday 27 September 2024 Find out more and view the events programme at: https://www.unwto.org/world-tourism-day-2023.

Scottish Careers Week 2024

Monday 11 November 2024 - Friday 15 November 2024

Scottish Careers Week 2024 is back for its fourth year this November! A range of events and activities will take place to help shine a light on the services, resources and support that’s available, to help people explore and understand their career choices. Get involved and celebrate at celebrate #ScotCareersWeek24. Dates: Monday 11 – Friday […]

Purple Tuesday 2024

Tuesday 12 November 2024

Purple Tuesday is a global social movement and the #1 brand for improving the customer experience for disabled people and their families. To get involved in 2024, organisations must make one new commitment to improve their accessibility and practice, implement the improvement and join the global celebrations on Tuesday 12 November 2024. Please support this […]

Arival Conference – Activate Edinburgh 2024

Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC), Saturday 23 November 2024 - Monday 25 November 2024

Arival – Activate Edinburgh is the first Arival event dedicated to the UK, Ireland and the Nordic regions.  Network with industry experts and your peers from across the region, learn about the latest trends in tours, activities, and attractions and get inspired by insightful sessions on tech and marketing innovation that will help you and […]