Webinar: Sustainable Tourism
Tourism is a very important sector for the local economies of many small cities in Europe.
The challenges for tourism and for small cities to continue benefitting from tourism have become very real during this Covid Pandemic. However, the sustainability issues preceeds the pandemic.
What are the environmental issues which will impact on tourism in small cities?
What are the changes small cities can make which will ensure that their tourism services and products are more sustainable?
What are good practices to sucessfully implement sustainable tourism strategies?
This webinar is hosted by Medina del Campo, Spain, who is a partner city of the iPlace project.
On the 5th of February you can join the webinar online: Sustainable Tourism: Challenges and Visions for Small Cities, were experts will expose their points of view in this particular.
The Agenda for the webinar:
- 10:00 – 10:05 h.
Introductions and Welcome
Simón Ruíz Economic Development Centre, Municipality of Medina del Campo(Spain).
- 10:05 – 10:15 h.
Alisa Aliti Vlasic – Urbact Expert, ULG Coordinator of Tourism Friendly Cities in Dubrovnik, Croatia. Challenges for Sustainable Tourism
- 10:15 – 10:30 h.
European small cities case studies from iPlace Project partners:
- Gianluca Soldateschi, Manager of Le Orme Tour Guides of the Maremma Toscana, Municipality of Grosseto (Italy).
- Aivar Ruukel, Founder and Manager of Soomaa Tourism – guided trips to Soomaa Nature Reserve, Municipality of Parnu (Estonia).
- Alberto Lorente Saiz, Crea360, Founder of CREA360, External Assistant in URBACT III City Centre Doctor Project – Municipality of Medina del Campo (Spain). Participatory approach organizing the “Rennaisance Week” in Medina del Campo.
- 10:40 – 10:50 h.
Discussion panel with all speaker moderated by Alisa Aliti Vlasic
- 10:55 – 11:00 h.