Events

2022 Tourism Conference – Changes During Recovery

22/06/2022 10:00 am

The Tourism Alliance, the Tourism Society and British Destinations are hosting the 2022 Tourism Conference on 22nd June 2022 at the Royal Over Seas League in London. This year’s conference focuses on what is happen in both the marketplace and Government in response to the reopening of the UK tourism industry post Covid

The morning session of the conference includes an address by the Shadow Culture Secretary, Lucy Powell MP on Labour’s key priorities for the UK tourism industry before market research experts from BVA/BDRC, YouGov and UK News share their knowledge on:

  1. Post Covid Trends in Consumer Demand
  2. Changing Attitudes to Sustainable Tourism
  3. How the Cost of Living Crisis will Impact Tourism Businesses

After lunch, the conference will switch to sessions discussing the Government’s response to rebuilding the UK tourism industry. This will include:

  1. DCMS Setting Out Their Policy Priorities
  2. The Chair of the Tourism Industry Council leading a session on how you can contribute to the Councils four new policy workstreams – International Visitors, Skills and Accessibility, Sustainability and Events
  3. VisitEngland Outlining How They Will Be Taking Forward the DMO Review
  4. A discussion on the Statutory Registration Scheme between the LGA, PASC and TMI
  5. Home Office Officials Explaining the Different Routes of Entry You Can Use to Employ Overseas Workers

The Conference will be an opportunity to network with other tourism professionals, assess the state of tourism recovery and agree on what more needs to be done to ensure that the Government’s targets for tourism recovery are met.

For Tourism Alliance and Tourism Society Members, the Conference will be followed by their respective Annual General Meetings before all delegates are invited to attend the Tourism Society’s President’s Dinner which is being held at the same venue

Look forward to seeing you there.

 

The Tourism Conference is Sponsored by:

  • Quality in Tourism

 

And is Supported by:

  • Tourism Management Institute

Date: 22/06/2022 10:00 am

Register: Register Here