Tours are often one of the most popular aspects of a large professional conference. However, tour planning can be time-consuming and overwhelming. We share the lessons we learned while planning 17 multiday, full-day, and half-day tours as part of the 2017 International Master Gardener Conference. We consider tour organization, pricing, site selection, and tour promotion, among other topics.
Langellotto, G., & Groth, C. (2018). Planning Tours as Part of a Professional Conference: Lessons Learned. The Journal of Extension, 56(3), Article 4. https://tigerprints.clemson.edu/joe/vol56/iss3/4