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Marine Tourism Seminar

Connecting with our Coastline – The Future of Sustainable Coastal Tourism

 

The Shandon Hotel, Marble Hill, Portnablagh

 

8th March 2018

 

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9.30am – 3.45pm

 

9.30am - Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council, Mr. Gerry McMonagle – Welcome address

 

9.45am – Chief Executive – Donegal County Council, Mr. Seamus Neely

 

10am - Monty Halls, broadcaster, speaker, naturalist, former Royal Marine, marine biologist, travel writer and leadership specialist

 

11am - Thomas Furey, Marine Institute, Infomar, Advanced Mapping Services

 

11.30am - Q&A with Monty and Thomas

 

11.45am – Tea/Coffee & Networking

 

12pm - Naomh McElhatton, Smart NI, Digital Marketing Expert, Promoting Marine Tourism Online

 

1pm – Beckey-Finn Britton, Clean Coasts Development Officer, Sustainable Marine Eco Tourism

 

1.30pm – Q&A with Naomh and Beckey-Finn

 

Lunch – 1.45pm

 

2.30pm - Jim Muldowney, Dive Arranmore Charters/Sea Safari, Burtonport/Arranmore Island

 

2.45pm - Digital Strategy Workshop with Naomh McElhatton

 

• Understanding YOUR online business goals

• Defining your objectives

• Painting your customer profiles

• Useful templates for Strategy planning

• Defining your tactics

• A plan on how to take action

 

3.45pm – Conference Closes

 

Information stands: There will be a number of information stands at the event with details of projects, funding opportunities, marketing information and much more.

 

• David McNulty, Tourism Development International, Tourism Impact Study

• Hericoast, Cool Route, CAPITEN, MalinWaters, WAOH (Wildsea Atlantic Ocean Heritage Route)

• FLAG North information, Blueway information

 

It is free to attend but booking is essential.  Book your place here.

 

 

 

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