Tourism Industry Coincil Tasmania

Day 1: Workshop Day - Monday 15 August

Monday 15 August 2022 - Launceston CBD

  • 16-specially curated 90-minute workshops across four distinct streams - Promotion, Product, Place and People.
  • Workshops especially designed for business operators and tourism professionals.
  • Sessions spread across two great venues in central Launceston.
  • Select one venue for the two morning sessions, and stay there or move to the other for the two afternoon sessions.
  • Choose your own adventure - complimentary McDermott's Coaches after lunch, if you elect to change venues.
  • Morning Tea, Lunch and Afternoon Tea all inclusive, with thanks to TasVacations.

Workshop program curated by TICT and powered by VXT - Tasmania's Hospitality & Tourism Training Organisation.

Stream 1: Promotion

A group of our best and brightest tourism marketers sharing their insights, tips and tricks for engaging new customers and selling your product.

These workshops will be hosted at Peppers Silo Hotel Launceston in the morning.

9.00am - 10.30am

Taking a Contemporary Approach to Tourism Marketing
Despina Karatzias, Tourism Tribe

9.00am - 10.30am

Turbo Charge Your Tourism PR
Amanda Vallis, Vallis & Co., and Rachel Williams, Millwood Media

11.00am - 12.30pm

11.00am - 12.30pm

Defining Your Hospitality Brand
Jennifer Vandekreeke, NRMA Expeditions

Stream 2: Product

Practical tips and hands-on advice in helping you develop and grow your tourism business.

These workshops will be hosted at Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston in the morning.

9.00am - 10.30am

9.00am - 10.30am

Turning Your Idea Into Reality - The Process Of Product Development And Capital-Raising

David Inches, Evolve Tourism, Simon Currant, Pumphouse Point, and Daniel Leesong, Coal River Farm

11.00am - 12.30pm

Making More Money From Your Tourism Business
Chris Davis, The Van Diemen Project

11.00am - 12.30pm

Stream 3 - Place

A conversation about our place, our community, and the extraordinary things we produce.

These sessions will be hosted at Peppers Silo Hotel Launceston in the afternoon.

1.30pm - 3.00pm

1.30pm - 3.00pm

Practical Sustainability In Your Tourism Business

James Endean, Pangolin Associates

3.30pm - 5.00pm

Get Up, Stand Up, Show Up
Dewayne Everittsmith, Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre

Stream 4 - People

Growing a productive and authentically Tasmanian workforce. Learning and sharing our oldest culture.

These sessions will be hosted at Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston in the afternoon.

1.30pm - 3.00pm

Rocking Your Resilience
Linda Maneana, LeaderLab

1.30pm - 3.00pm

Human Scale Leadership - Leading People Well

Dr. Polly McGee, Polly McGee

3.30pm - 5.00pm

Employer Of Choice - Becoming An Employer Everyone Wants To Work For

Stacey Joseph, Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

3.30pm - 5.00pm

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