Biweekly Member Newsletter: September 4, 2019

CONNECTING YOU WITH INDUSTRY PEERS

"Destinations International is a really critical component for our business. Attending the educational events allows us to connect with clients and prospective clients and helps us understand what the pressing issues are for our industry."

See what Matt Clement, VP of Marketing at Arrivalist, has to say about his membership with Destinations International.


COMMUNITY 

Join your Peers on the Member Forum

Log on and connect with fellow Destinations International members around the world.

Post your Job on the Career Center

If you have a position you are looking to fill, make sure to check out the Career Center. Destinations International members are offered special member pricing for job postings.


ADVOCACY 

Register for the 2019 Advocacy Summit

November 12-14, 2019: Madison, WI, USA

Join us for the 2019 Advocacy Summit, as we bring together advocacy experts and destination organization professionals to exchange ideas on the latest trends and threats to our industry


RESEARCH

Download the 2019 DestinationNEXT Futures Study

The DestinationNEXT Futures Study identifies the trends and opportunities that will shape the future of our industry. Download your complimentary copy today.

Webinar: Destinations International's 2019 DestinationNEXT Futures Study

Join Kathleen Frankford, VP of Marketing for MMGY NextFactor, for an in-depth look at the study and insights to bring to your destination.


EDUCATION 

Register for the Visitor Services Summit

September 29-October 1, 2019: Kansas City, MO

The Visitor Services Summit is designed for professionals vested in the planning, development and management of visitor experiences within their destinations.

Register for the Finance, Operations and Technology Summit

October 6-9, 2019: Colorado Springs, CO

Dedicated concurrent session tracks allow finance, operations and technology professionals to break out with peers for deeper learning.

CDME Fall Alberta

October 8-11, 2019: Banff, Alberta, Canada

Recognized by the Destination Management industry as its highest educational achievement, Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) is an executive-level program for experienced destination organization professionals seeking advanced professional development.

Register for the Membership Summit

October 21-23, 2019: St. Petersburg/Clearwater, FL

This community of partners, inclusive of both membership and partnership roles, targets discussions about changing trends in the destination marketplace, redefining membership and partnership responsibilities to maximize impact, recalibrating the sponsorship value proposition and more.


DESTINATION TOOLS 

Webinar: Introducing the New Local and Public Events (LPE) Module for the Event Impact Calculator (EIC)

September 12, 2019, 2:00 PM ET

Destinations International, International Association of Venue Managers and Tourism Economics have partnered to produce the Local & Public Events Module for the Event Impact Calculator (EIC), providing destinations with the tools they need to assess all types of events occurring at a stand-alone facility.

Join us for a preview of the latest tool for calculating the economic impact of events in your destination. Introducing the new EIC Local & Public Events Module.