SCOTLAND’S Marine Tourism Conference 2019 was opened by Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy, Fergus Ewing MSP.

The event was held for the second time at The Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock and organised by Sail Scotland, the national sailing tourism marketing organisation. It was supported by Inverclyde Council and Caledonian MacBrayne.

The conference provided a unique opportunity to bring the marine tourism sector together, encouraged by speakers from VisitScotland, Scottish Tourism Alliance, West Coast Marine Tourism Collaboration, CalMac Ferries, Wales Tourism Alliance, and Superyacht UK.