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EU financing for innovation in tourism

General Information

 
European Committee of the Regions, NECSTouR and European Commission DG GROW have joined forces to celebrate the World Tourism Day on Wednesday 27 September with a seminar on innovative partnerships and funding mechanisms available to public authorities, interested in modernising and reinvigorating their tourism offer.

Agenda and Presentations

Agenda

BUILDING REGIONAL PARTNERSHIP FOR INNOVATION IN TOURISM THROUGH THE INDUSTRIAL MODERNISATION PLATFORM

Digitalisation and Safety for Tourism – A new thematic area on the TSSP for Industrial Modernisation
Eija Raasakka, the Region of Lapland

Digitalisation and Safety for Tourism – Thematic Smart Specialisation Platform for Industrial Modernisation
Susana Ibáñez Rosa Secretary, General for Tourism in Andalusia

Investment Plan: How the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) can support tourism sector?
Laure Blanchard-Brunac, Adviser to the Director Directorate Treasury and Financial Operations, DG ECFIN European Commission

FINANCING PROJECTS FOR INNOVATION IN TOURISM THROUGH EU PROGRAMMES AND FINANCIAL INSTRUMENTS

Paris Region
Fabrice Moulin, Head of Development and Accommodation Unit, Île-de-France / Paris Region Tourist Board

Tirol – Business and Science Locations with bright prospects
Christina Lercher, Standortagentur Tirol, Innovation and Cluster Services EEN

Tourism Manifesto for Growth&Jobs – Presentation of the initiative
Eduardo Stander, European Travel Commission

Other materials

More info about the manifesto: https://www.tourismmanifesto.eu/

Venue

Conference in the European Committee of the Regions,
27 September 2017, 9:00 - 13:00, room VMA 1