16 May 2019 - 17 May 2019 | Lisbon, Portugal
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16 May 2019 - 17 May 2019
Lisbon, Portugal
European Maritime Day

Theme: Sustainable tourism, Coastal communities

Title of the workshop: How to transform mass tourism into sustainable tourism for local communities

Organizers:

  • Fipra International
  • IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation
  • Arco Latino

Summary: 

In Europe, passenger numbers are forecast to increase by 1.5 billion a year by 2036. Yet destinations are struggling with their own success. This workshop discusses mass tourism from the perspective of private sector & destinations as they work to understand & manage the various impacts of tourism.

Moderator:

  • John Richardson - Special Advisor for Maritime, Fipra.

Speakers:

  • Ms Gessine Meissner - European Parliament
  • Salli Felton – CEO, Travel Foundation
  • Ukko Metsola – Vice President, Government Relations, Europe & Asia-Pacific, Royal Caribbean Cruise Ltd.
  • Jeremy Sampson – Communications Officer, IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation.
  • Roberto Grassi – Project Manager at Arco Latino.
  • Leticia Ortega – ALTER ECO Project Coordinator, Valencia Institute of Building - Valencian Regional Government's Ministry of Housing, Public Works and Territory Structuring.

Registration

Closed since 13 May 2019

Location

Congress Center Lisboa

Organised by

Meetings

Participants 760
Meetings 314

Participants

Albania 7
Argentina 1
Australia 1
Austria 1
Belgium 98
Bosnia And Herzegovina 1
Brazil 6
Bulgaria 12
Canada 1
Chile 1
Colombia 2
Croatia 9
Cyprus 1
Czech Republic 1
Denmark 18
Ecuador 3
Egypt 1
Estonia 8
Finland 27
France 76
Georgia 1
Germany 57
Ghana 1
Greece 29
Hungary 1
Iceland 3
Ireland 27
Israel 1
Italy 77
Korea, Republic Of 2
Latvia 16
Lebanon 1
Lithuania 6
Luxembourg 5
Macau 1
Malta 8
Monaco 2
Montenegro 1
Morocco 3
Netherlands 37
New Zealand 1
Nigeria 2
Norway 10
Panama 1
Poland 21
Portugal 691
Reunion 1
Romania 11
Russia 4
Saudi Arabia 1
Serbia 1
Slovenia 5
South Africa 1
Spain 83
Sweden 19
Switzerland 3
Thailand 1
Trinidad And Tobago 1
Tunisia 1
Turkey 8
Ukraine 4
United Kingdom 42
United States 2
Total 1468

Participants

Company 348
University 208
R&D Institution 126
Association/Agency 199
Authority/Government 399
Other 188
Total 1468