International Workshop on Enhancing Sustainable Tourism in Adriatic-Ionian Region, Macerata, Italy


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April 24, 2016

Workshop: Sustainable Tourism in Adriatic Ionian Region

WHAT: International Workshop on "Enhancing Sustainable Tourism in Adriatic-Ionian Region through co-creation" by University of Macerata
WHEN: September 15-16, 2016
WHERE: University of Macerata (UNIMC), Macerata, Italy

Enhancing Sustainable Tourism and Local Development

The workshop, "Enhancing Sustainable Tourism in Adriatic-Ionian Region through co-creation: the role of Universities and Public-Private Partnerships" aims to compare research and field experiences, in order to define useful guidelines for the enhancement of sustainable tourism, cultural heritage and the development of a culture-driven economy in the Adriatic and Ionian Region.

The University of Macerata (UNIMC) shares the principles stated in the European Commission’s Action Plan concerning the EU Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region (EUSAIR). UNIMC is promoting initiatives focused on the enhancement of European cultural heritage and the innovation of cultural offer for sustainable tourism development, also through the involvement of cultural and creative industries (CCIs).

Call for Papers

In order to share best practices and experiences among scholars and professionals of the Adriatic and Ionian Region, the University of Macerata launches a call for papers related to the topics of the 4th Pillar of the EUSAIR strategy (Sustainable tourism). Best papers will be invited for potential publication in "Il capitale culturale. Studies on the value of cultural heritage".

Deadline for abstracts submission: May 1st, 2016. Learn more about the Call for Papers here.


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