2023 Videos

19 October 2023

Budget 2024 – analysis and reaction

Budget 2024 was a disappointing one for Irish tourism with no reversal of the recent VAT increase and an anticipated cut in tourism investment next year. ITIC critically analyses the Budget and identifies a lack of ambition from Government.

21 August 2023

Barry Hannon
CEO, The International Rugby Experience

Barry talks about the idea behind the experience, its benefit to Limerick and beyond, and the immersive nature at the heart of the attraction.

08 August 2023

Holly White
Certified Plant Based Nutritionist & Author

Holly discusses collaborations with venues and hospitality businesses to devise and execute delicious vegan menus that are cost-effective and 70% less harmful to the environment.

31 July 2023

ITIC Investigates – Spotlight on Sligo and impact of tourism accommodation shortage

ITIC visits Sligo to see how the season is going and how the accommodation shortage is affecting downstream tourism businesses.

23 May 2023

Mary Considine
CEO, The Shannon Airport Group

Mary Considine discusses how the airport has recovered strongly from the pandemic, sustainability and ambitious plans for the future.

11 May 2023

ITIC investigates – the loss of hotel accommodation in a tourism town

ITIC travels to Lisdoonvarna in County Clare to see first-hand how the town has been affected by a loss of its tourism accommodation.

20 April 2023

Claire Mac Evilly
CEO, Airfield Estate

Claire discusses ambitious plans for Airfield Estate to be a sustainable food hub within a sustainable food city.

30 March 2023

Elizabeth Crabill
CEO, CIE Tours

Despite some challenges CIE Tours are optimistic about North American tourism to Ireland in 2023.

27 March 2023

Geraldine Enright
Chair, AVEA and Director, Cliffs of Moher

Geraldine discusses opportunities and challenges from two perspectives for the year ahead.

22 March 2023

Alison Metcalfe
Executive VP – North America & Australia/NZ, Tourism Ireland

Alison discusses prospects for 2023 from a buoyant North American market.

08 March 2023

International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day this short video montage from ITIC celebrates and pays homage to just some of the powerful women in our wonderful sector.

02 March 2023

Paul Kelly
CEO, Fáilte Ireland

Paul Kelly, Fáilte Ireland CEO gives his view of the sector, both its opportunities, challenges and prospects for 2023.

24 January 2023

Niall Gibbons
CEO, Tourism Ireland

After 14 years at the helm of Tourism Ireland, outgoing CEO Niall Gibbons talks to ITIC about what the year ahead holds.

16 January 2023

Jim Power

Economist Jim Power discusses significant report he has just published outlining the economic rationale for extending the 9% VAT rate for tourism and hospitality.

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