2019 Visit Essex Annual Conference - Layer Marney Tower

The 2019 Visit Essex Annual Conference took place on Tuesday 26th March at Layer Marney Tower, nr Colchester.

The event began with a national update from National update and BREXIT predictions from Kurt Janson, Tourism Alliance and this was followed by Lisa Bone from Visit Essex explaining the opportunities for the coming year. Emma Tatlow then gave an interesting talk on how to create bookable experiences and commercial opportunities.  The final presentation before lunc was give by Eoin Culligan from Expedia who demonstrated how they could work with members to increase their reach.

After a networking lunch members were given the opportunity to attend a series of workshops from How to turn your offer into an experience and bookable product by Emma Tatlow, Grow your Travel trade by Mike Newman b2me Tourism Marketing to What does Essex mean to you, creating a sense of place by Go to Places.

Layer Marney Tower


Kurt Janson, Tourism Alliance

Lisa Bone, Visit Essex
Emma Tatlow
Eoin Culligan, Expedia