External Event


European Week of Regions and Cities 2019


The European Week of Regions and Cities is an annual four-day event during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement European Union cohesion policy, and prove the importance of the local and regional level for good European governance.

Find all the info about this year edition here


EPSI Conference 2019: Co-Innovate in Sport


CO-INNOVATE IN SPORT 2019 – In July a collaboration by the European Platform for Sport Innovation (EPSI) and the Enterprise Europe Network – will explore innovations in relation to new technologies in the sports ecosystem.

NECSTouR Permanent Secretariat will attend the event.


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Global Green Destinations Days 2019


The 4th edition of the Global Green Destinations Days will take place from Oct 8 to Oct 12, 2019, in Croatia. 

This yearly event brings together leading sustainability experts in government, business, and academia in a set of workshops, field trips, in-depth sessions, and panel discussions.


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Digital Excellence Forum @ ICT Proposers' Day 2019


This event will provide an excellent opportunity to present and discuss the main policy drivers of the digital transformation of European industry and society and how the EU research and innovation agenda can best contribute to these objectives. The event will also present the Horizon 2020 Work Programme, and serve as a unique networking platform for ICT enthusiasts and professionals.

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Seminar: Tourism in Transition


The seminar, ‘Tourism in Transition’ will be held on the 27th June from 9:00 – 14:30 and will explore the realities of the tourism industry within a global context and the current and foreseeable challenges together with the possible opportunities.


Congress "Tourism in Islands in the XXI Century: dynamics and challenges"


Universidad Europea de Canarias (Tenerife, Spain) and the Instituto Superior de Ciências Empresariais e do Turismo (Portugal) are pleased to invite the NECSTouR Members to the congress "Tourism in Islands in the XXI Century: dynamics and challenges" to be held on the island of Tenerife in November 2019.

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Taste Crete Event


“Taste Crete”: A vivid illustration of sustainable tourism and its positive impact on local communities

European Research and Innovation Days 2019


Bringing stakeholders together to shape future research and innovation policy


The programme will be structured around:

The Policy Conference, bringing together high-level policy-makers, leaders from industry, finance, academia and the entrepreneurial community to debate and shape the future research and innovation landscape. It covers vital areas of science, engineering, medicine, and wider social and environmental concerns

CoR Hearing about the Impact of Brexit in tourism


The Chair of the Brexit intergroup at the European Committee of Regions organises a hearing about the impact of Brexit in tourism the next Thursday the 27th of June and invited NECSTouR as the guest speaker.