Thank you to everyone who helped support the 2017 CenStates TTRA conference in Madison, Wisconsin.
Please join us next year in Des Moines, Iowa on September 19-21, 2018 for the next CenStates TTRA Conference!
THANK YOU, SPONSORS!
Here are the presentations delivered by the speakers and panelists this year:
On the Horizon: Our Changing Tourism Economy – David Czechowski, Choose Chicago
The Changing Nature of Destinations and Event Facilities – Rob Hunden, Hunden Strategic Partners
The Next Chapter in Digital Marketing – Tim Baumgardner, Jeff Leitch, Advance 360
From Data to Action: Using Market Research and Message Testing to Promote Local Foods – Bret Shaw, Kristin Runge University of Wisconsin Extension
How Travel Wisconsin Leverage Social Media Insights to Mesure Ad Effectiveness – Shane Brossard, Travel Wisconsin
Fortune in Your Future: Using Research to Inform Investments – Daniel Brown, Missy Tracy, HoChunk Gaming Madison
Walk the Talk: Developing Local Foods as Tourism – Sarah Elliott, Dane County Farmers’ Market
Note: Final results of CenStates’ research on Destination Advocacy will be available to CenStates members in early 2018. Preliminary insights were presented at this conference by Brenda Myers. Looking Ahead: Central States Forecast Report will be sent to members of CenStates TTRA as a member benefit.