TMI would like to thank everyone involved for helping to make our first Hybrid Annual Convention such a successful event. We had an incredible lineup and facilitated some very engaged discussions about how to get to the heart of DMOs' sustainable tourism strategies. We would like to thank our excellent sponsors and very esteemed guest speakers. Thank you to everyone who joined us in Coventry, those who joined us online and to Coventry for hosting us so superbly. Coventry is City of Culture 2021 and we discovered just how much the city has to offer on our guided walking tour.
Date: 21st October 2021
TMI Annual Convention 20th October 2021 in Coventry Virtual booking now open for our First Hybrid Annual Convention! Delegates will be able to interact virtually and have access to all the sessions on the 20th. We also look forward to seeing many of you in person in Coventry on the day. Booking link below for both options here:
Date: 7th October 2021
We are delighted that Sally Balcombe, CEO VisitBritain & VisitEngland is able to join us as guest speaker at the TMI Annual Convention this year. Sally joined the VisitBritain as CEO in September 2014, having previously been a member of the VisitBritain Board from 2013. In December 2016 she also took on responsibility for VisitEngland becoming CEO of both brands, leading both international and domestic tourism.
Date: 29th September 2021
Sustainability: DMOs Must Take an Active Role or Face Irrelevance Join Simpleview's Futurist David Peacock as we look at what DMOs need to be doing right now to create a sustainable future Book your place here.
Date: 21st September 2021
Simpleview has been tasked with the delivery of a new all singing, all dancing destination website which will sit at the heart of everything that the English Riviera does online and act as a springboard for a dramatic post-Covid recovery. The English Riviera is a coastal destination in the county of Devon, consisting of three key resorts, Torquay, Paignton and Brixham, and the smaller village of Babbacombe.
Date: 16th September 2021
The Tourism Management Institute (TMI) – the professional organisation for people studying and working in tourism destination management - is delighted to announce the winners of the 2021 TMI Student Awards. Our joint winners of the 2021 David Hughes Memorial Award (for undergraduates) are as follows:
Date: 1st September 2021