Experience Oxfordshire Events
Experience Oxfordshire has a regular schedule of events throughout the year. Events include exclusive Partner networking events at venues across the Oxfordshire that bring our network of Partners together to meet and make connections that benefit their businesses. Events also include seminars on topics ranging from Data Protection to Social Media marketing; trade shows that bring Partners together to promote Oxfordshire to national buyers and travel trade missions to target international markets.
19th February 2020
Spring Partner Meeting
Experience Oxfordshire welcomes you to catch up with the the EO team, learn about developments for the coming year, launch the 2020 Oxfordshire Visitor Guide and review the recently published Economic Impact of Tourism Report for Oxfordshire.
The event will be hosted by DoubleTree by Hilton Oxford Belfry. Pastries, Tea and Coffee will be served on arrival from 9.30am, and the event will be followed by an opportunity to take a tour of the hotel.
Venue: DoubleTree by Hilton Oxford Belfry
Time: 10:00 – 12:30
11th March 2020
2020 Cultural Platform with John Simpson CBE
Experience Oxfordshire welcomes you to hear from John Simpson CBE , foreign correspondent delivering a keynote speech followed by an in conversation piece with Richard Venables DL, former High Sheriff of Oxfordshire 2018/19 and board member of Experience Oxfordshire.
Set in the Lecture Theatre in the opulent surroundings of Heythrop Park Resort, the conversation will explore John’s experiences gathered during his rich and varied career as a foreign correspondent for the BBC. The event will include an opportunity to ask questions and will be followed by a networking reception in the Foyer and Courtyard areas.
Venue: Heythrop Park Resort
Time: 16:00 – 19:30
28th January 2020
Free Business Seminar – Managing Cash and Debt Collection
Experience Oxfordshire were delighted to partner with Hedges Law to deliver this valuable business seminar to our partners.
We know that managing creditors can be a real headache for any business. The challenge of running your business day to day as well as chasing unpaid debt can feel overwhelming, and in the current challenging financial climate, knowing how to get the cash in promptly is absolutely key.
28th November 2019
Experience Oxfordshire Festive Networking at Oxford Visitor Information Centre
Christmas celebrations started here at the Oxford Visitor Information Centre!
Guests joined the Experience Oxfordshire team at our Award Winning Visitor Information Centre (VIC) to network with the team and our partners. It was a great opportunity for guests to see how they can make the most of the services offered in the VIC – which attracts around half a million visitors annually. The evening also provided partners an opportunity to receive exclusive offers on marketing activity and discounts on purchases to help them with their Christmas shopping!
7th November 2019
Conference Partner Meeting at Lady Margaret Hall
Our Autumn Conference Partner Sales Meeting was held at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford on Thursday 7th November. Experience Oxfordshire welcomed delegates to catch up on all things Conferencing and to hear from invited guests.
24th October 2019
Taking England to the World
Experience Oxfordshire and VisitEngland invited partners to Taking England to the World – a one day training programme, in conjunction with Google Digital Garage, which aimed to help local businesses become international-ready.
Developed as part of the government’s £40M Discover England Fund, this course was designed to equip delegates with the skills and foundations to develop and promote their product for sale in international markets.
Venue: Courtyard by Marriott Oxford South
2nd October 2019
Experience Oxfordshire Partnership Meeting at Saïd Business School
The meeting gave Experience Oxfordshire Partners and guests an opportunity to catch up with the Experience Oxfordshire team, to learn about developments in the Visitor Economy as well as the chance to hear from invited speakers on the day.The event also included a tour of Saïd Business School to view its state of the art conferencing and meeting facilities.
Insights from the Experts 2019
Our annual Partner Conference ‘Insights from the Experts’ took place at the Jurys Inn, Oxford.
The event saw experts from across the Visitor Economy sector providing expertise and insight on a range of important issues that affect the industry.
Date: 23 May 2019
Venue: Jurys Inn, Oxford, OX2 8AL
Conference Partner Meeting
Conference Partners joined us at Jurys Inn, Oxford for the Conferencing Partners Spring Meeting.
Feedback from Experience Oxfordshire’s attendance at Meet GB in Windsor was reported on together with a showcase of the new Experience Oxfordshire Conferencing website.
Plus, we heard from invited speaker, Jamie Ades, Destination Relationship & Support Manager for Business Events at Visit Britain, who discussed Visit Britain’s activities and their top line strategy for business events.
Date: 25 April 2019
Venue: Jury’s Inn, Oxford
Experience Oxfordshire Cultural Platform 2019
Experience Oxfordshire welcomed guests to meet Carole Souter CBE, Master of St. Cross College and former CEO of The Heritage Lottery Fund, in conversation with Richard Venables, The High Sheriff of Oxfordshire. The discussion explored the interplay between heritage and the visitor economy, and was followed by a networking reception with light refreshments.
Date: 14 March 2019
Venue: The Lecture Theatre, St Cross College, St Giles, Oxford, OX1 3LZ
Experience Oxfordshire Partnership Meeting at Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa
Our first Partnership Meeting of 2019 was held at the luxurious Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa. The meeting gave Experience Oxfordshire partners an opportunity to catch up with the Experience Oxfordshire team, and learn about developments for the coming year. The event included a tour of the Hotel and Spa facilities and also (weather permitting) a fun Golf Challenge on the putting green.
Date: 26 February 2019
Venue: Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa