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.
Visitor Information Training Courses
The Visitor Information Training Courses cover information useful for customer-facing roles, based on the experience of our award-winning team at the Oxford Visitor Information Centre. The course will equip participants to answer the wide range of questions visitors ask, and how to help the visitors make the most of our county.
Next training days: 21st February 2018. Exclusive training days can be arranged on request.
For more information, contact Vanessa Allen on 01865 686432.
VisitBritain’s Explore GB
Experience Oxfordshire will be attending ExploreGB in Newcastle-Gateshead. The event is an excellent opportunity for us to promote our Partners to over 330 buyers from over 40 countries worldwide through a series of over 50 one-to-one appointments over the course of the 2-day events.
Date: 1st & 2nd March 2018
Experience Oxfordshire Partner Meeting
The next Experience Oxfordshire Partner Meeting will be held on Wednesday the 14th March from 10am – 12pm, at The Manor Country House Hotel.
This event is strictly for Experience Oxfordshire Partners only.
Date: 14th March 2018
Venue: The Manor Country House Hotel, Weston On The Green
Please RSVP by 7th March 2018.
Insights From the Experts 2018
We are pleased to announce that our annual Partner Conference ‘Insights from the Experts’ will be taking place at Jurys Inn Oxford on Thursday 26th April 2018.
Date: 26th April 2018
Venue: Jurys Inn Oxford
Please RSVP by 12th April 2018.
Sales Managers’ Meeting
Our next Sales Managers’ Meeting will be held on Wednesday the 31st of January 2018. This bi-annual meeting is for our Experience Oxfordshire Conferencing Partners and will include:
- Update Partners on the last 6 months and the work the team have been doing to promote Conferencing Partners
- Outline plans for the coming 6 months
- A forum for discussion and consultation with Partners
- Opportunity for Partners to meet other Oxfordshire venues
- An opportunity for a Partner to showcase their venue/attractions
Date: 31st January 2018
Time: 10am – 12pm
Venue: Belmond Le Manoir Aux Quat’ Saisons
Experience Oxfordshire Research Seminar – Walking in Your Customers’ Shoes
Experience Oxfordshire has partnered with Research Oxford to deliver this valuable seminar to our partners. During this session, Louise Wheeler, Director of Research Oxford, will demonstrate the value of capturing customer insights through journey mapping, satisfaction monitoring and customer profiling.
Date: 30th January 2018
Time: 10.00am – 12.30pm
Venue: Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, OX20 1PP.
Please RSVP by 15th January.
THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED.
With a fantastic reputation for delivering quality, Excursions is the must attend event in the travel trade calendar and the flagship event for organisers Tourism South East.
Meet face to face with over 300 attractions, destination partners and tour operators from across the UK to discover, discuss and plan those visits.
Date: 27th January 2018
Time: 10:30 pm – 4pm
Venue: Alexandra Palace, London, N22 7AY
Data Protection – How to avoid Financial Ruin!
Experience Oxfordshire has partnered with our Ambassadors, Hedges Law, to give our partners all the information you need to get yourself ready for GDPR. Carl Selby, Hedges’ Head of Business Services will take you through the key parts of the GDPR, what it means for your business and give you practical tips on the measures you need to take now to avoid falling foul of the GDPR.
Date: 16th November 2017
Time: 8.30am – 10.30am
Venue: Macdonald Randolph Hotel, Oxford
Please RSVP by 14th November
Winter Networking Event
Join the Visitor Information Centre and wider Experience Oxfordshire team for a networking evening. Get to know the resources available to Partners in the centre with the chance to pick up some Oxfordshire-themed gifts and ideas for Christmas visitors.
Date: 7th December 2017
Time: 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Venue: Oxford Visitor Information Centre, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AS.
Please RSVP by 30th November.