VisitBritain/VisitEngland recovery webinar programme

VisitBritain/VisitEngland’s webinar programme has been developed with you at its very core. With the UK travel industry being forced to evolve in response to a constantly changing landscape, their webinars will provide you with practical insight and valuable information from within VisitBritain/VisitEngland and across the wider travel industry. Their webinars will address your business needs to support, guide and engage, ultimately helping to drive the nation’s tourism recovery, together.

You can register for any of the webinars here

 Moving to a “new normal”

Webinar name: Spotlight on inbound and domestic research and insights
Tuesday 30th June
14.00 – 15.00
Wondering what the latest data and trends show us about tourism in England/to the UK in the months ahead? Keen to find out how this might impact your business? Join us as we discuss our latest data dashboards and consumer sentiment.
Webinar name: Business adaptation and reopening
Date Thursday 2nd July
Time 10.00 – 11.30
As the industry looks at what the months ahead will hold, we look ahead to the re-opening of our tourism industry and at some of the key factors to be taken into consideration, with case studies from across different tourism sectors.
Webinar name: Speaking to customers in a post-Covid world
Date Thursday 9th July
Time 10.00 – 11.00
With experts reiterating that “tourism will recover but it will never be the same again”, we look at the stages of recovery identified by VisitBritain/VisitEngland, at the approach adopted by other destinations and discuss how we, as an industry, can speak to customers to build confidence and recovery.


Pressing the reset button on English tourism

Webinar name: Using travel technology to maximise your business
Date Thursday 16th July
Time 10.00 – 11.00
Providing an overview of some of the technology solutions available, and how they can facilitate business recovery, this session aims to give an insight into the some of the options available and how they can help get businesses back on track.
Webinar name: Sustainability
Date Tuesday 21st July
Time 10.00 – 11.00
Sustainability and over-tourism were hot topics before the Coronavirus pandemic. And then tourism stopped. We look at some of the challenges we face as an industry and ask whether this is our opportunity to reset the dial with regards to the environmental impact that tourism has in England – and what steps we can take for a more sustainable future for the industry.
Webinar name: Accessibility
Date Thursday 30th July
Time 10.00 – 11.00
With accessibility a factor for at least 1 in 5 visitors, and with Coronavirus presenting a range of new accessibility challenges, we look at what considerations need to be taken into account moving forward, with practical steps, real examples and advice as to where you can go for guidance.


 Brushing up on skills

Webinar name: Creating great presentations – with Buffalo 7
Date Tuesday 4th August
Time 10.00 – 11.00
Join us to explore the art of the possible, for Powerpoint – from exploring the art of storytelling, to presenting data in a compelling way. We look at tips and ideas for creating engaging presentations, with Buffalo 7, an award-winning presentation design agency.


Webinar name: Getting your business visible on Google – with Google Digital Garage
Date Thursday 13th August
Time 10.00 – 11.00
Learn how to increase your visibility to reach more people online. Discover what search is and create a listing for your business on Google Maps.


Webinar name: Getting started with analytics – with Google Digital Garage
Date Tuesday 18th August
Time 10.00 – 11.00
Learn about search, social and display advertising and how to get started with advertising your business.


VisitBritain business engagement webinars
… giving you valuable insight and opportunities to connect and grow.

Webinar name: Spotlight on inbound markets to the UK (long haul & short haul markets)
Date TBC
Time TBC
With a network of 19 international offices across long haul and short haul markets, we pride ourselves on being able to provide the most recent and relevant insights for you, both data led, and based on our valuable B2B relationships in market. Our country managers and B2B teams share some of their top line feedback from the markets, to help your planning and business decisions.


Webinar name: VisitBritain/VisitEngland – working with you for recovery
Date TBC
Time TBC
A time for reflection. A time for change. And a time for us to work in partnership. With a renewed focus on the way we work with the travel industry, both in the UK and internationally, we share our recovery approach, and some of the ways we’d like to work with you to grow your business, and visits to the UK as a whole.

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