Destination Analysts’ Webinar Recordings & Presentation Decks

Click below to access all of our recent webinar recordings and downloadable webinar presentation decks.

September 22nd Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

September 22nd, 2020 Moderators: Myha Gallagher and Dave Bratton; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week’s findings was followed by a panel discussion with recent travelers—come learn from travel’s important customers!

September 15th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

September 15th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis-Cummings and Myha Gallagher; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week we we heard a great case study from Visit North Carolina about their success in the Count On Me NC travel safety campaign.

September 8th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

September 8th, 2020 Moderators: Dave Bratton and Erin Francis-Cummings; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week we we heard from a panel of recent summer travelers about how and why they traveled and how they can be inspired to take more trips.

The State of the American Traveler: Technology & Traveler Segments Edition Webinar

September 2nd, 2020 Moderator: Dave Bratton; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook.

September 1st Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

September 1st, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis-Cummings and Dave Bratton; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week we we heard from a panel of luxury travel advisors and destination management company representatives on trends among their affluent clients and how to catch these travelers attention.

August 18th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

August 18th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis-Cummings and Myha Gallagher; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week we we heard from a panel of Millennial-generation meetings professionals on their working styles, what marketing matters to them and how they are evolving meeting planning in the wake of crisis.

August 11th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

August 11th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis-Cummings and Myha Gallagher; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week we were joined by Lisa Baird, Visit Oakland’s Director of Marketing, and Chelsea Benitez, Los Angeles Tourism’s Manager of Consumer Insights, to discuss lessons learned shifting marketing strategy in an ever-changing travel landscape.

August 25th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

August 25th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis-Cummings and Myha Gallagher; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week we we heard from Jeff Miraglia, Chief Creative Officer at the Greater Palm Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Cyndy Neighbors, Creative Director at Simpleview, about keeping a travel brand strong in spite of a crisis.

August 4th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

August 4th, 2020 Moderator: Erin Francis-Cummings; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week featured a must-watch discussion on an “Airing Out of Unpopular Opinions in the Travel Industry” led by Tim Zahner (Executive Director, Sonoma Valley Visitors Bureau), and featuring Martha Sheridan (CEO, Boston CVB), Maura Gast (Executive Director, Visit Irving) and Leroy Bridges (VP, Visit St Pete/Clearwater).

July 28th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

July 28th, 2020 Moderators: Dave Bratton & Erin Francis-Cummings; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. We were joined by joined by Bettina Garibaldi and Amanda Gadaleta, global communications experts from Ketchum to explore new findings about American travel opinions and behaviors and discuss earned media strategies in building a roadmap to recovery.

July 21st Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

July 21st, 2020 Moderators: Myha Gallagher & Kimberly Vince-Cruz; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. If you are missing live meetings and conferences as much as we are, you will definitely want to hear what our panel of meeting planners have to say about what’s in store for the meetings industry.

Marketing that Brings Meetings

July 14th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis-Cummings & Myha Gallagher; An on-demand video and the downloadable presentation file from Destination Analysts’ Marketing that Brings Meetings educational session at the 2020 Destinations International Annual Convention are available here.

July 14th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

July 14th, 2020 Moderators: Dave Bratton, David Reichbach and Kimberly Vince-Cruz; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week’s online presentation featured insights into marketing meetings from our latest study of meeting planners.

July 7th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

July 7th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis-Cummings and Robin McClain, SVP of Marketing & Communications at Destination DC; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week’s online presentation was followed by a conversation with a fantastic panel of black travelers who shared their experiences and desires, as well as their perspectives on how the travel experience can be made more inclusive, welcoming and safe.

June 30th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

June 30th, 2020 Moderators: Dave Bratton and Myha Gallagher; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week’s online presentation featured guest was Sweet Farm, a non-profit animal sanctuary. Sweet Farm shared how their organization was able to utilize technology to creatively pivot their business in a time where welcoming travelers is not feasible.

June 23rd Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

June 23rd, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis Cummings and David Reichbach featuring special guest James Minton of Visit Santa Barbara; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week’s online presentation featured guest panelist, James Minton of Visit Santa Barbara. James shared how Visit Santa Barbara’s partnership with Destination Analysts on geo-location data has shed illuminating insights on how to be more effective with marketing dollars during this time of crisis.

June 16th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

June 16th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis Cummings and Myha Gallagher; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week’s webinar concluded with a panel of motorcoach operators and members of the American Bus Association who discussed how travelers can be transported and served in the era of coronavirus, and their unique perspectives on tourism’s recovery.

June 9th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

June 9th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis Cummings and David Reichbach; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week we unveiled preliminary findings from our surveying of more than 12,000 users of 60+ official destination marketing organization websites over the last month, which provides insight into the most meaningful types of content for travelers, as well as measurements of the importance of these official resources during a crisis. 

June 2nd Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

June 2nd, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis Cummings and Kimberly Vince-Cruz; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week we were joined by a panel of professionals from the attractions industry to learn and discuss marketing and operating in the time of COVID-19. 

May 26th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

May 26th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis Cummings and Myha Gallagher; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week we were joined by a panel of travelers from states amongst the first to reopen, to discuss their recent experiences and what they expect for travel as they look out over the next months.  

May 19th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

May 19th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis Cummings and David Reichbach; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week a stellar panel of professionals discuss what’s happening nowand what will in the futurefor airports, stadiums and public lands.

 

 

The State of the American Traveler: Destinations Edition & COVID-19 Traveler Sentiment Report

March 12th, 2020 Moderator: Dave Bratton; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and how COVID-19 is impacting U.S. travelers.

May 12th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

May 12th, 2020 Moderators: Erin Francis Cummings and Kimberly Vince Cruz; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report. This week a panel of award winning restaurateurs share their health/safety strategies and restaurants’ role in tourism’s recovery.

May 5th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

May 5th, 2020 Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report.

April 28th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

April 28th, 2020 Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report.

April 20th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

April 20th, 2020 Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report.

April 13th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

April 13th, 2020 Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report.

April 6th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

April 6th, 2020 Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report.

March 30th Update on COVID-19’s Impact on American Travel

March 30th, 2020 Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the Coronavirus Travel Sentiment Index Report.

The State of the American Traveler: Destination Management Edition Webinar

Nov 20th, 2019 Moderator: Dave Bratton; Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and Destination Management.

The State of the American Traveler: Traveler Segments Edition Webinar

Aug 29th, 2019

Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook.

The State of the American Traveler — Technology & Mobile Edition Webinar

May 29th, 2019

Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook.

The State of the American Traveler: Destinations Edition Webinar

Feb 28th, 2019

Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and the Top Destinations of 2019.

The State of the American Traveler: Mobile Edition Webinar

Nov 8th, 2018

Moderator: David Reichbach;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and how different device types affect planning travel.

The State of the American Traveler: Traveler Segments Edition Webinar

Aug 1st, 2018

Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and how different traveler segments plan travel.

The State of the American Traveler: Technology Edition Webinar

May 16th, 2018

Moderator: David Reichbach;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and the most popular technology use in travel planning.

The State of the American Traveler: Destinations Edition Webinar

March 14th, 2018

Moderator: Dave Bratton;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and the most popular travel destinations.

The State of the American Traveler: Mobile Edition Webinar

November 15th, 2017

Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and the how Mobile Devices are used to plan travel.

The State of the American Traveler: Mobile Edition Video Preview

November 9th, 2017

Moderator: Erin Francis Cummings;

Join us as we share a quick preview of some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study Mobile Edition.

The State of the American Traveler: Traveler Segments Edition Webinar

August 23rd, 2017

Moderator: David Bratton;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and the differences between key traveler segments.

The State of the American Traveler: Technology Edition Webinar

June 1st, 2017

Moderator: Erin Francis-Cummings;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and the use of new technologies in travel planning.

The Impact of DMO Websites: A Year Long Cooperative Study

May 23rd, 2017

Moderator: Erin Francis-Cummings; Kimberly Vince-Cruz; David Reichbach

In this webinar we present the findings of a year long cooperative study of the impact of 13 DMO websites.

The State of the American Traveler: Destinations Edition Webinar

March 2nd, 2017

Moderator: Dave Bratton;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and top performing destinations.

The State of the American Traveler: Mobile Trends Edition Webinar

November 10th, 2016

Moderator: Erin Francis-Cummings;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and mobile trends.

The State of the American Traveler: Generations Edition Webinar

September 1st, 2016

Moderator: Dave Bratton;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and comparing travelers by generation.

The State of the American Traveler: Technology Edition Webinar

June 2nd, 2016

Moderator: Erin Francis-Cummings;

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and technology use in travel planning.

Mobile Usability & User Experience Research

April 28th, 2016

Moderator: Erin Francis-Cummings; David Reichbach

After literally thousands of hours of website usability testing, our Destination Analysts website usability experts share some remarkable mobile website experience findings.

The State of the American Traveler: Destinations Edition Webinar

March 10th, 2016

Moderator: Erin Francis-Cummings

Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study about travel outlook and destinations that appeal.

What We’ve Learned: Peer to Peer Lodging

February 22nd, 2016

Moderator: David Reichbach

So many questions exist about the peer-to-peer lodging phenomenon. Join us as we share some recent questions answered from the State of the American Traveler Study.

International Travelers: Sneak Peek at 2016 Results

February 19th, 2016

Moderator:  Erin Francis-Cummings; David Reichbach

Travelers in which countries are hot for America?  Join us as we share revealing data from Destination Analysts’ annual State of the International Traveler Study.

Social vs. Old School? Sources of Destination Inspiration

December 15th, 2015

Moderator: Erin Francis-Cummings

Where do the generations get their destination inspiration? Take a quick look at the Millennials, Gen Xers and Baby Boomers say they find their ideas for places to travel.