Tourism U is an ongoing series of free workshops offered by The Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism (MOTT) year-round across the Commonwealth.
The next Tourism U session will be:
When: Thursday, March 26th, 2015
Where: Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts
2 Southbridge Street
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. (Sports Tourism) & 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. (The Economic Impact of Tourism)
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. session
Sports Tourism and Working with the MA Sports Marketing Office – Shannah McArdle, Director
This session will provide a look at current trends in sports tourism and how the MA Sports Marketing Office works in collaboration with local venues to bid on sporting event both large and small. Learn about how your business can get more involved in this growing industry.
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. session
The Economic Impact of Tourism – Tony D’Agostino, Research Director
This session will help attendees understand the economic impact of travel and tourism in Massachusetts and the region. The presentation will help demystify the tourism economic data and how visitor profiles and trends can help businesses and attractions plan for growth.
These sessions are free of charge and are provided by the Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism. RSVP to Tourismu.email@example.com by Tuesday, March 24th, 2015. Please put “Tourism U” in the subject line and include your complete contact information.
These sessions are free of charge and are provided by the Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism. Please contact Darrell LeMar if you have questions.
TOURISM U SCHEDULE
|DATE||LOCATION||SESSION 1 (Subject to change)||SESSION 2(Subject to change)|
|April 16, 2015||Centerville (Cape Cod)||International||Research|
|May 28, 2015||Williamstown||Group Tour||International|
|June 25, 2015||Boston||International||Research|
|July 30, 2015||Southeastern, MA||TBD||FAMs|
|September 24, 2015||Old Sturbridge Village(tentative)||Marketing & PR||Native American Trail|
|October 29, 2015||Martha’s Vineyard||Group Tour||Research|
|December 3, 2015||Johnny Appleseed||Marketing & PR||Sports|