Past Presentations

Past Presentations

Presentations from the 2019 UMCVB Fall Conference

Great speakers continue to be the UMCVB Fall Conference’s hallmark.  Attendees were dazzled by another impressive lineup of keynotes in Fargo, and we’re working to make all of the presentations available for you to download…so please check back soon!

Thinking “Branding First” for Destination Marketing presented by Josiah Brown, Famous Destination Marketing

Competition or Coopetition presented by Berkeley Young, Young Strategies

Connecting with Google’s Latest Trends and Newest Opportunities for Destinations presented by Kim Palmer, Miles Partnership

The Print Travel Guide of the Future presented by Josiah Brown, Famous Destination Marketing

Navigating the World of Sports presented by Tyler Daugherty, Travel Dubuque, Dave Herrell, Quad Cities CVB, Kali Mork, Fargo CVB

Trend Watch 2020: Recession-Proof Your CVB Strategy NOW presented by Shawna Suckow, Professional Speaker

Case Studies in DestinationNEXT presented by Berkeley Young, Young Strategies

How to be More Memorable in Destination Marketing presented by Shawna Suckow, Professional Speaker

Virtual Reality in Focus – Creating Immersive Experiences that Inspire Visits presented by Matt Chaussee, Be More Colorful

Restaurant Weeks & Brewery Trails in Your Community presented by Andi Thoreson, Fargo CVB, Brad Toll, Green Bay CVB, Terri Reifsteck, Visit Champaign County

How DMO’s Can Harness the Power of Instagram Stories presented by Quinn Tempest, Entrepreneur

Becoming a Community Shared Value presented by Jack Johnson, Destinations International

The New Tourism Lexicon presented by Jack Johnson, Destinations International 

Producing Videos on a Shoestring Budget presented by Jameon Rush, Maly Marketing

The Evolution of Media presented by Dan Cash, Midwest Radio of Fargo-Moorhead

The Changing World of Visitor Services presented by Danni Melquist, Fargo CVB, Linda John, Visit Eau Claire, Shelly Green, former President of Durham CVB

Cultivating New Events presented by Joe Burgum & Simone Wai, Folkways

Using User-Generated Content to Keep up with Instagram Stories and Video Content presented by Talia van Everdingen, CrowdRiff

Emergency Management & Crisis Planning in Your Community presented by Shelly Green, former President of Durham CVB & Dave Herrell, Quad Cities CVB

Breaking into International Markets presented by Mathias Jung, Rocky Mountain International, Detlef Fox, AMERICA Journal, Charley Johnson, Fargo CVB

Become a Destination Marketing Superhero presented by Louie Christensen, Madden Media

What is E-Gaming and How Will it Affect Tourism? presented by Josh Knutson, ByteSpeed

The Campaign You Were Unexpecting presented by John Ricks, Nebraska Tourism