The annual tourism conference is an opportunity for business and networking to be done between Inbound Tour Operators and our valued Allied Members.
All are welcome, and this two-day event has a discounted registration fee of 0 gst.
''I would love to continue but I can't advertise events if they are not going to go.'' She believed the decline in demand was due to people using dating technology on smartphones, but said she would not change her business model to include a smartphone app. I want actual people to meet other actual people because that's how the world works and I hope the world continues to work that way, but smartphones are changing the way people communicate.'' Theriza Burgess (37) said she met her fiance, Jason Shea (34), when speed-dating at Dunedin's Toast Bar in 2009.TEC offers its members regular networking events with other young professionals working in the tourism industry, educational workshops and a mentoring and development programme which gives you the most up-to-date tourism information.Regional networking events are usually ‘after 5’s or breakfast events, with some including guest speakers.Speed-dating has died a slow death in the South as singles prefer to hook up on smartphones.But the woman who started the business believes a ''face-to-face service'' is better.