Seminar Programme 2017

The seminar time table is jam packed this year, with 50 FREE seminars in our three dedicated theaters plus, a rolling programme on the County Land Association’s stage on their stand.

Many of our speakers will also be available for one to one mini meetings in our new ‘Meet The Experts’ zone on the Thursday and Friday.

 

Thursday 21st September, 2017

Theatre 1Theater 2Theater 3CLA Stage

10:30 am

Choosing the right structure for your site.

Simon Tregoning

10:30 am

How to make Trip Advisor work for your business, and what to do when it all goes wrong!

Claire Boyles

11:00 am

The Joy of Hindsight – lessons learned 6 years in

Bella Given

11:30 am

How to Get into Glamping

Mark Scott

11:30 am

Securing Planning Permission for Glamping

Barry Davies

12:00 pm

Promoting Your Glamping Business

Emma Warren

12:30 pm

Barnutopia : How we went from a Glamping Site to a Wedding Venue

Katrina Boydon

12:30 pm

The tools and insights you need to make Social Media work

Chris Pike

1:00 pm

Panel Session Hosted By Tom Dixon – How To Optimise Your Experience and Grow Your Business

Tom Dixon

1:30 pm

How to delight your customers and make your glamping business even better!

Sarah Orchard

1:30 pm

The Top Pitfalls Your Glamping Business Should Avoid

James Warner Smith

2:00 pm

$m Question : What Can You Actually Earn From a Glampsite?

Kate Morel

2:30 pm

A Guest’s Perspective

Bella Given

2:30 pm

Glamping Through the Eyes of an Insurer

Stephen Bennett

3:00 pm

Franchise Business Success – The Power of Wigwam®

Charles Gulland

3:30 pm

A Picture is Worth a 1,000 Words – Making the Most of Video

Neil Warren

4:00 pm

Trends In Rural Tourism

Andrew Keeling

Friday 22nd September, 2017

Theater 1Theater 2Theater 3CLA Stage

10:30 am

How to Get into Glamping

Mark Scott

10:30 am

Securing Planning Permission for Glamping

Barry Davies

11:00 am

Choosing the Best Booking System

Katrina Boydon

11:30 am

Simple steps to increase your glamping business income and secure future success

Sarah Riley

11:30 am

Panel Session Hosted By Kate Morel – Q&A’s with the Glamping Experts

Kate Morel

12:00 pm

Glamping Trends

Jonathan Knight

12:30 pm

Data protection – new laws and fines

Christopher Head

12:30 pm

Creating Affordable Glamping Solutions

Max McMurdo, TV Presenter and Upcycling expert

1:00 pm

Legislation and Regulation for Accommodation Providers

Kurt Janson

1:30 pm

The tools and insights you need to make Social Media work

Chris Pike

1:30 pm

Glamping 2020: Key trends and insights

Tom Dixon

2:00 pm

How to make Trip Advisor work for your business, and what to do when it all goes wrong!

Claire Boyles

2:30 pm

Green Glamping – A Green Tourism Guide

Jon Proctor

2:30 pm

Equipment Finance

Neil Baxendale

3:00 pm

Franchise Business Success – The Power of Wigwam®

Charles Gulland

3:30 pm

Marketing for Glamping Owners

Bella Given

3:30 pm

All About Yurts!

Sacha Macey

4:00 pm

The secret to creating a flexible seasonable workforce

Christopher Head

Saturday 23rd September, 2017

Theater 1Theater 2Theater 3CLA Stage

10:30 am

Turning a hobby into a ‘must -do’ reason to visit your glamping business

Sarah Orchard

10:30 am

Securing Planning Permission for Glamping

Barry Davies

11:00 am

How to Get into Glamping

Mark Scott

11:30 am

Franchise Business Success – The Power of Wigwam®

Charles Gulland

11:30 am

Creating Affordable Glamping Solutions

Max McMurdo, TV Presenter and Upcycling expert

12:00 pm

Just do it: When is the right time to turn research into reality?

Nick Feeney

12:30 pm

Making the Most of Social Media

James Warner Smith

12:30 pm

Stand Out From The Crowd and Profit By Design

Kate Morel

1:00 pm

Glamping Through the Eyes of an Insurer

Stephen Bennett

1:30 pm

‘Team Septic’ have the Solution to your Pollution!

Wayne Clark

2:00 pm

Choosing the right structure for your site.

Simon Tregoning

3:00 pm

What is a Composting Toilet?

Jyoti Tyler