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Conference 2017 Day 2

Date: March 23, 2017
Time: 12:00 am  to  12:00 am

”Measuring up”: ways of capturing social value and more intangible outcomes’ March 22nd and 23rd 2017, London, Royal Geographical Society Increasingly visitor studies is being asked to help understand and demonstrate the value and impact that cultural and heritage institutions have on broader public agendas such as health and wellbeing, social justice, inclusion, place making andMore

Conference 2017 Day 1

Date: March 22, 2017
Time: 12:00 am  to  12:00 am

”Measuring up”: ways of capturing social value and more intangible outcomes’ March 22nd and 23rd 2017, London, Royal Geographical Society Increasingly visitor studies is being asked to help understand and demonstrate the value and impact that cultural and heritage institutions have on broader public agendas such as health and wellbeing, social justice, inclusion, place making andMore

Festive social – London

Date: December 14, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm  to  12:00 am

In collaboration with the London Interpretation Network VSG announces its London Christmas Social. On 14th December join us at the Science Museum for a talk and tour of the new Wonderlab interactive gallery followed by festivities at nearby pub Coco Momo. Arrive at the Science Museum at 4pm with pub based festivities from 5.30. Email KayteMore

December social – Glasgow

Date: December 1, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm  to  7:00 pm

Our first festive social will be held in Glasgow on Thursday 1st December at 6pm..  Join us at Brewdog (1397 Argyle St) for a wee drink and some friendly visitor studies chat.   Kelvin Hall is just around the corner – a great opportunity to check out this new cultural hub before joining us.

Social event in London

Date: September 15, 2016
Time: 5:30 pm  to  12:00 am

Join VSG committee members to catch up on all things visitor studies over a drink or two.  Find out what others are up to and share questions, thoughts and experiences on research and evaluation, or anything else that’s on your mind.  Plus we’ll be chatting about our 2017 conference theme, hot off the press! When:More

Masterclass: Walking in the shoes of your visitors

Date: July 7, 2016
Time: 10:00 am  to  4:30 pm

National Railway Museum, York 10.00 – 16.30 Tickets can be purchased via Eventbrite here . Lisa Baxter, founder of The Experience Business will deliver a Visitor Studies Group members-only masterclass. The day long course is intended for those who have experience in visitor research and in the creation and development of visitor experiences. It would help potential delegatesMore

Conference 2016, day two

Date: March 17, 2016
Time: 9:00 am  to  5:00 pm

Conference day two – see http://visitors.org.uk/events/conference-2016/

Conference 2016

Conference 2016

Date: March 16, 2016
Time: 9:00 am  to  5:00 pm

March 16-18th 2016, Royal Geographical Society, London. The theme for the 2016 conference is “Visitor Studies: It’s what you do with it!”   PROGRAMME  (Download pdf) BOOKING How can visitor studies have real impact? How does visitor research influence decisions and contribute to effective change?  How can we raise awareness of visitors studies and ensure that it hasMore