Oxford to host travel industry conference

By John Charlton

Experience Oxfordshire is hosting its annual partner conference ‘Insights from the Experts’ at Jurys Inn, Oxford on the 26 April 2018. Now in its second year, the full-day event brings together national experts from the across the visitor economy sector to share their expertise and insight on a range of issue that affect the industry.

The event will be chaired by Hayley Beer-Gamage, Chief Executive at Experience Oxfordshire, who commented “It is great that Experience Oxfordshire are able to bring together such a range of high profile guests to share their knowledge, expertise and insight on the issues and opportunities that affect the visitor economy sector. It is a fantastic opportunity for our partners to meet and question our panel and ultimately take something away from the event that will help improve their business. We are delighted to once again have attracted such a high calibre of industry experts and sponsors to our event and look forward to welcoming them to Oxfordshire.”

The event will be held at Jurys Inn Oxford who are hosting and sponsoring the event for the second year. Commenting on the event Anna McInnes, Hotel Manager for Jurys In Oxford Hotel and Conference venue said “We are delighted to welcome back the ‘Insights from the Experts’ event for a second year. The visitor economy is vitally important to our business, and as the new Hotel Manager, I am very pleased to support an event which provides real insight for all businesses working within the tourism sector for Oxfordshire. Well done to Experience Oxfordshire for their continued hard work for the county.”

David Holland, Managing Director of Glide Media, co-sponsors of the event said “We believe that building strong relationships with key destination management organisations is a fantastic way to attract new visitors for our customers. The work that Experience Oxfordshire do within the tourism sector is invaluable so we are delighted to show our support by sponsoring the ‘Insights from the Experts’ event in April.”

The ‘Insight from the Experts’ event is part of a rolling programme of events is free for Experience Oxfordshire Partners and is part of a programme of events, seminars and networking events organised by Experience Oxfordshire for its Partner network. Non-Partners are welcome with tickets priced at £99 per person plus VAT.

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