On Wednesday the 28th of February 2018, the Presidency of NECSTouR participated with all the other members of the Tourism Manifesto for Growth & Jobs into a series of high-level meetings at the European Parliament, deepening cooperation and commitment with the leading World and European Tourism Institutions.
Meeting of the Tourism Manifesto for Growth & Jobs with UNWTO
The next forthcoming years “Flemish Masters” are key in the marketing of the destination Flanders.
Recently Visit Flanders launched a dedicated website for this project: under the umbrella of “Travel with Rubens, Bruegel and van Eyck to their homeland Flanders, where art and creativity prevail. Visit our Cities of Art: Antwerp, Bruges, Brussels, Ghent, Leuven and Mechelen.”: https://www.flemishmasters.com/en/
Besides Dutch, the site is also available in Spanish, French, German, Italian and English.
The Digitalisation and Safety for Tourism partnership organised a half- day event with European and regional stakeholders / opinion leaders to further elaborate on the investment projects and their international dimension for the two strategic thematic areas: Access to data and digitalisation; Building resilience (climate change, green mobility, accessibility and connectivity).
Zaterdag 10 maart t/m zondag 25 maart 2018 (Inside) en t/m zondag 30 september (Outside) Landgoed Château St. Gerlach/Gerlachuskerk – Houthem St. Gerlach
Kunst in Valkenburg, binnen en buiten van kunst genieten….
Mr Patrick Torrent - Presidency of NECSTouR, Catalonia Region - presented the NECSTouR experience on facing the new economic models and digital culture on the occasion of the "International Round Table on Digital Transformation in Tourism", Sofia (Bulgaria).
"Working on Smart Destinations is the only possible way to face the current Digital Transformation!" stated Mr Torrent.
The official opening ceremony of the EU-China Tourism Year has been organised on the 19th of January 2018 at the Palazzo Ducale, in the hearth of a city which has been traditionally a bridge between the western and eastern world, as Venice.
NECSTouR participation. Beside the Veneto Region which was co-organising the event, NECSTouR has been represented by its President, Mr. Patrick Torrent.
The third project meeting of MITOMED+ Project has been held in Florence (IT), on the 18th of January 2018.
The event has been attended by NECSTouR Permanent Secretariat and representatives from the other Members involved in this project – Tuscany Region, Andalusia, Porec’s Institute of Agriculture and Tourism and the Univesity of Girona.