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.
NECSTouR had the opportunity to present the remarkable experience of its member Regions on how to promote Competitiveness Through Sustainability and Digitalisation, developing new opportunities for the Travel and Tourism Sector.
The occasion was the Event on “The Future of Tourism in Europe” organized by the Eu Public Policy Exchange on the 4th of July in Brussels
Since 2007 NECSTouR has been at the forefront of European tourism policy, lobbying to strengthen the presence of regions in the European arena.
To implement our Strategy, communication is becoming more and more important and the last month of June, NECSTouR’s Annual General Meeting approved an ambitious communication plan that is bringing now its first outcomes.
Today, the new communication platform of NECSTouR is officially launched!
The permanent Secretariat of NECSTouR warmly welcomes the new intern Cosimo Tansini!
Italian, 26 years old, he is at the his last year of a M.A. in Government and Public Policies (European curriculum) at the University of Pavia.
The European Commission (DG GROW Tourism Team) just published the summary report on the targeted consultation on the challenges and opportunities of digitalisation in the tourism sector carried out last year by an external contractor for the Commission.
The report is structured in three main sections:
Find here attached the draft programme of Europmeeting 2016. Euromeeting is an annual event organized by the Tuscany Region in collaboration with the NECSTouR on the issues of sustainability and competitiveness of European tourism and the role Regions play in this context.
More information are available here