Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Survey Findings – Weekly Updates

Courtesy of Destination Analysts
Tuesdays | 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time
With the global spread of COVID-19, the travel industry is facing an unprecedented crisis. To help industry leaders navigate their response strategy and communicate to their stakeholders and communities, Destination Analysts is fielding a weekly survey of 1,200+ American leisure and business travelers, representing each region of the U.S. These timely insights into feelings and behaviors related to travel will provide important data to gauge the pandemic’s changing impact on travel as a lifestyle priority, as well as when travel demand will rebound—and from which traveler segments and to which types of destinations first.

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Funding Futures: The Impact and Future of Tourism & DMO Funding in Response & Recovery from COVID-19

Courtesy of U.S. Travel Association/ESTO
Thursday, August 20, 2020 | 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time
This webinar will summarize the findings and recommendations from “Funding Futures,” a major study of the recovery and future of tourism and DMO funding coming out of the COVID-19 crisis. The project analyzed 115 North American cities, all 50 U.S. states and 10 Canadian provinces to summarize the current situation, the impact of the COVID-19 crisis, and the outlook for recovery. The study also introduces and explores nine alternative funding options for DMOs to be “built back better” – options for more balanced, resilient and sustainable funding. Join John Lambeth of Civitas Advisors, Chris Adams of Miles Partnership and Adam Sacks of Tourism Economics, along with two participating DMOs, for this essential update on your DMO’s funding future and to get access to this free industry report. The study was undertaken by Miles Partnership, Civitas Advisors & Tourism Economics on largely a pro bono basis and with support from the Destination Council of U..S.. Travel and the Destination Marketing Association of Canada and with assistance from Destinations International and Destination Analysts.

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The State of the American Traveler: Technology & Traveler Segments Edition 2020

Courtesy of Destination Analysts and Miles Partnership
Wednesday, September 2, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. Pacific Time

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Clarity in a Time of Crisis Edition 10: U.S. Fall Travel Outlook & Ireland’s Tourism Recovery

Courtesy of Miles Partnership
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. Pacific Time
Our global webinar series continues with an update from the Emerald Isle and a look at fall travel in the U.S. Niall Tracey, Director of Marketing of Fáilte Ireland, returns to provide an update on critical insights and lessons from their work in the recovery of tourism over the summer. Amir Eylon, President & CEO of Longwoods International, will also join with the latest research from the COVID-19 Travel Sentiment Study on how U.S. travelers are planning for travel in the fall and winter while also reviewing trends and takeaways from the last six months of this research study.

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