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.

Conference Partner Meeting

Join us at Jurys Inn, Oxford on Thursday 25th April at 9.30am for the Conferencing Partners Spring Meeting.

Feedback from Experience Oxfordshire’s attendance at Meet GB in Windsor will be reported on together with a showcase of the new Experience Oxfordshire Conferencing website.

Plus, hear from our invited speaker, Jamie Ades , Destination Relationship & Support Manager forBusiness Events at Visit Britain who will discuss Visit Britain’s activities and their top line strategy for business events.

Date: 25 April 2019

Venue: Jury’s Inn, Oxford



Insights from the Experts 2019

Our annual Partner Conference ‘Insights from the Experts’ will be taking place at the Jurys Inn, Oxford.

The event will see experts from across the Visitor Economy sector providing expertise and insight on a range of important issues that affect the industry. This is your opportunity to meet and ask questions.

Date: 23 May 2019

Venue: Jury’s Inn, Oxford




Visitor Information Training Course

Based on the experience of our award-winning team at the Oxford Visitor Information Centre, this is an opportunity for your team to learn more about what Oxfordshire has to offer, to help give your guests excellent in-house service. The course will equip your team to answer a wealth of questions and ensure that your visitors have the best possible experience. For more information, contact Vanessa Allen on 01865 686432

Date: 26 March 2019

Venue: Oxford Visitor Information Centre



Experience Oxfordshire Cultural Platform 2019

Experience Oxfordshire welcomes you 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 will explore the interplay between heritage and the visitor economy, and will be 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 will be held at the luxurious Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa. The meeting will give Experience Oxfordshire partners an opportunity to catch up with the Experience Oxfordshire team, and learn about developments for the coming year. The event will include 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



Experience Oxfordshire Partner Networking at the Oxford New Theatre

The Experience Oxfordshire team welcomed partners to The Piano Bar at the New Theatre Oxford. The event was a great opportunity to catch up with the Experience Oxfordshire team and find out our plans for 2019 as well as catching up with colleagues and making new business connections. The event also gave attendees an exclusive opportunity to have a back-stage tour of the New Theatre to see where it all happens.

Date: 29 January 2019

Venue: New Theatre Oxford

Winter Networking at the Oxford Visitor Information Centre

The Experience Oxfordshire team hosted a winter networking event at the Award Winning Visitor Information Centre (VIC). It was a great opportunity to see how partners can make the most of the services offered in the VIC – which attracts around half a million visitors annually. The evening provided partners an opportunity to receive exclusive offers on marketing activity and discounts on purchases.

The Oxford Artisan Distillery (TOAD) joined us on the evening and provided their excellent local gin for guests to enjoy as part of the event.

Date: 29 November 2018

Venue: Oxford Visitor Information Centre


Conferencing Partner Meeting with Experience Oxfordshire

Our most recent bi-annual Conferencing Partners meeting networking event was held at Oxford Brookes University. This event was an opportunity to be informed of our latest conferencing activity including key deliverable statistics in addition to an update on our new conferencing website.

Plus, there was a discussion led by Peter Russell from the Oxford Brookes Business School on the research into the Business Visitor Economy in Oxfordshire being carried out by the Business School on behalf of OxLEP and partners.

Date: 14 November 2018

Venue: Oxford Brookes University