Currently, we offer 3 types of events. Here they are and how they compare:
Online Food Travel Summit
Food Tourism Innovation Summit
Regional Food Tourism Events
|Time of Year||April||November, piggybacked with World Travel Market||Various|
|Location||Online only||London, UK||Various around the world|
|Duration & Format||8 sessions over 2 days, each session lasts less than 60 mins||6-7 quality speakers over 1 day, ceremony for annual FoodTrekking Awards ends the day||Varies by market, typically 1-2 days
|Focus||How to, Best Practices, Case Studies, etc.
1 or 2 speakers per session, webinar style, Powerpoint screenshare
|Thought Leadership, Trends, Innovation, Future
1 speaker per session, TedX style, audiovisuals as background/ supporting evidence, not as instruction
|Varies by market, typically a mix of the focus of both previous events to the left.
|Audience||Anyone with an interest in the event focus, such as product developers, marketers, strategists, project managers, non-profit organizations, tourism offices, governments, etc. Also journalists and students.||Anyone with an interest in the event focus, such as innovators, thought leaders, strategists, researchers, journalists. Everyone is welcome to apply.||Typically local and regional stakeholders, a mix of professionals at various levels, journalists and academics.|
|Recording||Session recorded and made available to all registered delegates. Recordings not publicly posted.||Not made. Attendance at live event in person is required.||Varies by market|
|Cost||US$12 (members)/US$15 (non-members) per session
||Estimated £275 plus 20% UK VAT. Discounts available for WFTA members, FoodTrekking Awards finalists and winners, and for early bird pricing.
||Varies by market
|How to Book||Registrations handled online. Registration cut-off 24 hours before each session. Payment is in USD. No tax is payable.||Delegates must apply first and be accepted before registering. Registrations handled online and in-person. Payment is in GBP. Tax is required and added at the 20% VAT rate.
||Usually through website of our local partner who produces the event (link will be in WFTA event calendar). Payment is usually in your local currency. VAT is added at the required local/ national rate.|
|Exhibitors||Not available.||Available, but limited.||Varies by market|
|Sponsors||Available, covers cost of webinar technology, marketing and project management.||Available, covers cost of venue rental, catering, audiovisual, speaker travel, marketing and project management.||Available, covers local production costs.|