Research Forecasts, Funding Tools & the Destination's Role in Economic Development


August 12, 2018 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa

Grand Saguaro

Sponsored by Destination Analysts.

Join this session to hear from U.S. Travel experts on research insights, funding defense strategies and economic development. You will walk away with an overview of:

  1. How international travel performed in 2017, and what is projected for the rest of 2018.
  2. U.S. Travel's new " Budget Defense Playbook," a report that provides tactics to better prepare you for a variety of scenarios that could impact your destination's funding.
  3. "Made in America: Travel's Essential Contributions to Economic Development," another new U.S. Travel report that shares the expanding role travel promotion plays within local communities, and how the destination marketer is instrumental in developing and managing local communities.

Content like past webinars, attendee contact information and certain presentations are restricted. For access, contact esto@ustravel.org.