Thank you for attending the 2014 North Dakota Travel Industry Conference, April 14-16 at the Hilton Garden Inn of Fargo. Your feedback and suggestions will help shape future conferences and communication. If you have any questions about this survey or the conference please contact Heather LeMoine at hlemoine@nd.gov. Don't forget to "like" the North Dakota Travel Industry on Facebook.

* 1. How did you learn about the conference? Please mark all that apply.

* 3. Please rate each conference general session on the session quality. If you did not attend a session, please leave that row blank.

  Excellent Good Fair Poor
Kelly McDonald - How to Market to People Not Like You
Luncheon - North Dakota Tourism Industry Update
Fred Schafer - Striking Back at Mediocrity!
Panel - Legendary Experiences for Food Travel
Erin Francis-Cummings - The State of the International Traveler
Panel - Legislative Panel
Steven Paganelli - Getting the Most out of TripAdvisor
Luncheon - Governor's Awards for Travel and Tourism

* 4. Please rate each conference breakout session on the session quality. If you did not attend a session, please leave that row blank.

  Excellent Good Fair Poor
Kelly McDonald - Changing Demographics
Panel - Metrics Matter
Daphne Meyers - Stop Selling to Me and Work with Me!
Fred Schafer - The Velvet Rope: Where the Cool People Work
Mathias Jung - Future Outlook of the ND International Program
Bennett Kubischt - DOT Visitor Signage Options
Panel - Advertising in the Digital World
Panel - Business 101 in Tourism
Panel - Historical Sites & Museums

* 5. Please rate the social and networking events at the conference.

  Excellent Good Fair Poor Did not attend
Monday night opening reception at the Red River Zoo
Tuesday night Fargo Dine Around
Tuesday night Premiere Party for the FX Original Series FARGO

* 6. Please rate the overall quality of the conference venue.

  Excellent Good Fair Poor
QUALITY of the venue meeting rooms
QUALITY of accommodation rooms
VALUE of accommodation rooms
QUALITY of food at conference functions

* 7. Please rate the value of conference resources/materials.

  Excellent Good Fair Poor Did not use
Program notebook
Website
Mobile app

* 8. Did you visit conference exhibitors?

* 9. Were the conference exhibits of value?

* 10. What did you feel were the strengths of the conference?

* 11. What would improve future conferences?

* 12. List topics/presenters you'd like to see included in the 2015 North Dakota Travel Industry Conference. Please be as specific as possible.

* 13. Was this your first North Dakota Travel Industry Conference?

* 14. Overall 2014 conference rating.

* 15. Did you also attend ...

  Yes No
Tourism Development Workshop
Bloggers and Writers Workshop

* 16. Would you be interested in future pre-conference workshops?

* 17. If you would be interested in future pre-conference workshops, what topic(s) would you most like to learn about or discuss?

* 18. Additional feedback?

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