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Innovate in Tourism: From Digital Transition to Smart Destination

General Information

This workshop has been organized by CCDR Algarve (Regional Coordination and Development Commission) with the support of the Joint Research Centre (JRC) and it aims to share experiences, identify obstacles, and suggest solutions that help to strengthen the innovative capacity of the region in the field of “tourism sector digitalization”.

The two-days event will take place in the mornings of September 30 and October 8, and it will bring together several actors and players of the territory such as businesspersons, researchers, public managers to discuss relevant issues concerning the region of Algarve in Portugal.

Click to the webinar site to register.

Agenda and Presentations

 

DAY 1 (30 September 2020)

09:45 - 10:00

Registration / Access / Virtual Welcome coffee

10:00 - 10:10

Opening Session

  • Welcome

Francisco Serra, President CCDR-Algarve

  • Mark Boden, Team Leader, Joint Research Centre, European Commission

10:10 - 10:30

Plenary session

Moderator: Aquiles Marreiros, CCDR-Algarve

  • Tourism in the Algarve region: Challenges for a smart destination

Aquiles Marreiros, CCDR-Algarve | Hugo Barros, CRIA UALG

Anabela Santos, Joint Research Centre, European Commission

Manuel Laranja, ISEG – Universidade de Lisboa

 

10:30 - 12:00

Participatory Exercise

Participants are divided into groups of 5 to 6 people (virtual rooms)

12:00 - 12:15

Plenary Session

Moderator: Aquiles Marreiros, CCDR-Algarve

  • Sharing experience

Carmen Carvalheira, Vice-Presidente CCDR-Alentejo

Carmen Sillero Illanes, Agencia IDEA

  • Closing and next steps of the workshop

Francisco Serra, President CCDR-Algarve

 

 

 

DAY 2 (8 October 2020)

09:45 - 10:00

Registration / Access / Virtual Welcome coffee

10:00 – 10:05

  • Welcome

Francisco Serra, President CCDR-Algarve

 

10:05 – 11:15

 

Plenary session

Moderator: Aquiles Marreiros, CCDR-Algarve

  • Presentations of the main conclusions from the participatory exercise

(5-10 mins per group) Q&A

11:15 – 11:30

Clossing session

Francesco Berrettini, Algarve STP

Ana Moniche, Junta de Andalucía

  • Closing – Francisco Serra, President CCDR-Algarve
 

 

 

 

Registration information

Open registration
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