Partnership Education & Resources

Check out the resources below to learn about your benefits as a Partner of the PHLCVB. These resources will teach you how to update and manage your profile through iDSS; offer helpful tips for marketing to international audiences; and provide an overview to the Convention Calendar, Market Intelligence Reports, Partner Business Directory, and more. Password is meetphl.

iDSS Tips & Tricks for Marketing Success

Learn How to Use iDSS

Watch this playlist to gain a better understanding of how iDSS helps you market your business effectively, ensure your event venue is visible in the iDSS search tool, renew your annual partnership, and so much more.

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Global Tourism

Global Tourism Trends

The PHLCVB Global Tourism team provides a gateway for your business to connect with overseas travelers and tour operators. Here are the FAQs from the most recent Global Tourism Update.

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Global Social Media Plan

Social media is a great way for partners to connect with international Philadelphia visitors. To help you reach these travelers, here are five actionable steps your team can take.

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PHLCVB Global Tourism Update – Oct 2024

Highlights from the CVB’s efforts to promote Philadelphia globally as well as information on new international flight routes, facility updates, and programs at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), global markets, promotional activations, and much more.

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How To Use Your Partner Benefits

Market Research and Data Reports Webinar

Our partners from Tourism Economics reviewed the benefits of the Market Intelligence Reports, how to navigate the data, and its practical use in business. You can access the documents in the Market Intelligence Reports section of our Partner Portal.

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Partner Business Directory Overview

The partner business directory is a great way to showcase your organization and highlight key its features. In additional to the basic photo and detailed description, there are many other aspects of your business to include on your listing.

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Advertising Opportunities Overview

Millions of visitors from around the world travel to Philadelphia every year, all looking to meet, stay, play, shop, and eat in the city and beyond. If you’re interested in extending your message through our partnership, this two-minute video will highlight advertising opportunities and other supplemental benefits such as the Official Visitors Guide and Professional Planners Guide. Please reach out to Christine Spencer, Senior Director of Marketing, for pricing.

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Convention Profiles Overview

Want to know which meetings are coming to Philadelphia and how to connect with them? Check out this two-minute video with Director of Destination Services Jamie Huckleberry to review convention profiles and gain access to planners behind some of the biggest events in the city. 

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Philadelphia Tourism Reports

PHLCVB is helps media, industry officials, and partners understand the impact of conventions and international visitors on the Philadelphia region.

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Penn Museum Update – Oct 2024

Highlights from Penn Museum the CVB’s recent Global Tourism Update Meeting

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Philadelphia International Airport Update – Oct 2024

Information on new international flight routes, facility updates, and programs at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL),

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