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 Events & Festivals calendar.

1:1 Tourism Innovation Surgeries

Tuesday 24 October 2017, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Scottish Enterprise

‘Innovation’ – the word conjures up images of scientists in brightly-lit laboratories. The reality is that innovation is far more commonplace and applies to every modern business that aspires to thrive and do well – it is all about solving problems or challenges. Competitive edge is essential to maintaining a business and securing growth for […]

ETAG Digital Solutions for Tourism Conference 2017

Thursday 26 October 2017, 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
National Museum of Scotland

#techtourism2017 Now in its 7th year, the Digital Solutions for Tourism Conference is a key event in Edinburgh’s tourism calendar bringing digital and technology businesses together with tourism businesses to identify opportunities to use digital technology to meet the changing expectations of Scotland’s digital tourists. Check out last year’s video highlights!  We will have a great […]

ETAG Digital Workshop: Websites that Convert and Sell

Tuesday 14 November 2017, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue

Ensuring the people who arrive at your website stay, engage and convert is essential for return on investment and a challenge for every business. Join us to discover what other businesses have learned from an improved online customer experience and how traditional website design has quickly evolved into User Experience and Design (UX and D). […]

1:1 Tourism Innovation Surgeries

Tuesday 21 November 2017, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Scottish Enterprise

‘Innovation’ – the word conjures up images of scientists in brightly-lit laboratories. The reality is that innovation is far more commonplace and applies to every modern business that aspires to thrive and do well – it is all about solving problems or challenges. Competitive edge is essential to maintaining a business and securing growth for […]

ETAG Business Events Briefing and Launch of New Opportunity Guide

Wednesday 22 November 2017, 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC)

Come along to find out more about Business Tourism and Events and how you could be making more out of your business tourism offer! The value of business tourism to Edinburgh city region is estimated  to be in excess of £300m per annum. But not only that, Edinburgh is the most popular UK city after London for […]

ETAG Technology Tuesday: Tech for Inclusive Tourism

Tuesday 28 November 2017, 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue

“Inclusive tourism” is the ongoing endeavour to ensure that tourist destinations, products and services are accessible to all people, regardless of any physical limitations, disabilities or age. It encompasses publicly and privately-owned tourist locations. How can we ensure our Edinburgh tourism businesses are inclusive and have the ability to provide services to all of their […]

1:1 Tourism Innovation Surgeries

Tuesday 12 December 2017, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Scottish Enterprise

‘Innovation’ – the word conjures up images of scientists in brightly-lit laboratories. The reality is that innovation is far more commonplace and applies to every modern business that aspires to thrive and do well – it is all about solving problems or challenges. Competitive edge is essential to maintaining a business and securing growth for […]

ETAG Conference 2018

1 February 2018, 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
McEwan Hall

Time to start thinking about 2018! Come join us for the annual ETAG Conference on Thursday 1st February 2018 in the newly renovated and recently re-opened McEwan Hall. With 2017 set to be another recording breaking year for Edinburgh’s tourism sector, the Conference will focus on “Managing Success” and what the key issues are for […]