Tourism in the East of England - Future Opportunities

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Suffolk Food Hall

Wherstead

Ipswich

IP9 2AB

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The Visit Ipswich DMO (Destination Marketing Organisation) invites you to hear about future tourism strategies for the East of England.

Speakers from Visit Suffolk, Visit Norfolk and Visit Essex will cover how we can all work together to promote this region, alongside an update on the Government's Tourism Sector Deal from the New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership and opportunities to discuss best practice with local attractions and tourism businesses.


15:00 - Arrival

15:15 - Welcome from Oliver Paul, Suffolk Food Hall

15:20 - The Hold in Ipswich - a significant tourism opportunity

Lisa Wade (Head of Arts & Humanities, University of Suffolk) and Amy Rushton (Project Co-ordinator, Suffolk County Council)

15:45 - Update on the Tourism Action Zone bid :

Julian Munson - Head of Enterprise Zones and Innovation, New Anglia LEP

16:00 - Introduction and welcome from Chair, Chris Scargill, Tourism Partner, MHA Larking Gowen

Three year tourism strategies for the region:

  • Visit Cambridge update (Emma Thornton)
  • Visit Essex update (Lisa Bone)
  • Visit Suffolk update (Helen Cutting)

17:10 - Final observations by Visit Ipswich DMO Chair Professor Dave Muller

17:15 - Browse best practice stands with networking and canapés

17:45pm - Close


Kindly sponsored by Larking Gowen and Expedia

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Ipswich

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