Europe

International Conference on Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations

Locations

Bucharest
Romania
Bucharest
Romania
Bucharest
Romania
Bucharest
Romania
Bucharest
Romania
Bucharest
Romania
Bucharest
Romania
Bucharest
Romania
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Conference on Quality Management (Bucharest, Romania, 23-24 June 2016)
23 June 2016 - 24 June 2016
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The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), at the kind invitation of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Tourism of Romania is organizing the "International Conference on Integrated Quality Management in Tourism Destinations: A Key to Competitiveness” on 23 -24 June, 2016 in Bucharest.

OBJECTIVES OF THE CONFERENCE:

  • To provide a comprehensive understanding of the integrated quality management in tourism destinations ,
  • To explore an interdisciplinary platform on how to launch and implement “destination quality systems” with the involvement of all the stakeholders,
  • To exchange experience and expertise among different types of destinations on how to build the culture of quality, define quality indicators, launch customer surveys and develop the necessary tools for monitoring.

THEMES COVERED:

  • A conceptual framework for quality management in tourism destinations, the difference between “destination quality” and the “product/service quality”.
  • Success stories of quality management in: Spa/wellness destinations, industrial heritage destinations, cultural heritage destinations, mountain tourism, protected areas, quality in the meetings industry, etc. 

TARGETED PARTICIPANTS:

  • National Tourism Administrations/Organizations, 
  • UNWTO Affiliate Members, 
  • Local authorities, municipalities and international and/ or regional associations/networks of local authorities, 
  • Convention Bureaus, 
  • Travel trade representatives,
  • Public authorities/institutions in charge of quality.
  • Academic institutions, scientists and experts related to destination management and/or quality,
  • Regions representatives.

To receive updates please send an e-mail to: pcarmona@unwto.org & mstanojevic@unwto.org.

Photo album of the Conference.

Organizers

 

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Regional Programme
Destination Management
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UNWTO
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58th Meeting of the UNWTO Commission for Europe and Seminar on Mobile Technologies for Improving the Tourism Experience

Location

Haifa
Israel
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Yes
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58th Meeting of the UNWTO Regional Commission for Europe (Haifa, Israel, 12-13 May 2015)
12 May 2015 - 13 May 2015
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Commission Meeting
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Europe Regional Initiative
Europe
Regional Programme
UNWTO
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55th Meeting of the UNWTO Commission for Europe and Seminar on Tourism on World Heritage Sites: Challenges and Opportunities

Location

Çeşme (Izmir)
Turkey
38° 19' 47.316" N, 26° 18' 53.7156" E
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No
26 March 2013 - 27 March 2013
Location: 
38° 19' 47.316" N, 26° 18' 53.7156" E
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Event type: 
Commission Meeting
Seminar
Related to: 
Europe
Regional Programme
UNWTO
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European Tourism Forum 2011

Location

Cracow
Poland
50° 3' 52.74" N, 19° 56' 41.928" E
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No
5 October 2011 - 7 October 2011
Location: 
50° 3' 52.74" N, 19° 56' 41.928" E

The European Tourism Forum 2011 and the Informal Meeting of EU Ministers responsible for tourism will be held in Cracow, Poland from October 05 to 07, 2011. These events are being organized by the Ministry of Sport and Tourism of the Republic of Poland in collaboration with the European Commission and Municipality of Cracow within the framework of the Polish Presidency of the European  Union Council.

For an updated programme and more information please follow the link: http://www.etf2011.gov.pl/European,Tourism,Forum,2011,13.html

Contact:

Mr. Rafal Wilczkowski

Head of Promotion and International Affairs in Tourism

Department of Tourism

Ministry of Sport and Tourism of the Republic of Poland

14 Senatorska Street

PL 00-082 Warsaw,  POLAND

Tel.: +48 22 2443-195

Mobile: +48 783-931-715

Fax.: +48 22 2447-301

www.msport.gov.pl

 

 

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Conference
Forum
Meeting
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Europe
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UNWTO
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Western Balkans Regional Tourism Event

Location

Sarajevo
Bosnia and Herzegovina
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No
20 September 2011 - 21 September 2011
Location: 

September 20-21, 2011

This event will be hosted by the USAID/SIDA FIRMA Project from Bosnia and Herzegovina and in partnership with the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the USAID Regional Competitiveness Initiative (RCI).  The summit will bring together all tourism leaders and stakeholders from the whole region to discuss and push forward an agenda for regional collaboration in tourism as a key sector for coming out of the economic crisis and enhancement of competitiveness of each country and the whole region. Invitees are tourism related Ministers/Ministries, National Tourism Organizations, Associations, leading businesses and donors.

 

 

To register for the event and download the last version of the agenda please visit: http://registration.bcserdon.com/. You can also make reservation for accommodation at this web-page.

Contact:

FIRMA project

conference@firmaproject.ba

Mr. Pavlin Delchev (RCI)

pdelchev@bcserdon.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

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UNWTO
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TOURISM IN THE VERY NORTH

June 2011

The First International Tourist Forum in Arkhangelsk ITFA was held in the framework of the celebrations dedicated to the 300-years anniversary of the famous Russian scientist Mikhail Lomonosov in order to stimulate tourism development in the Barents Region and extend interregional and international relations in tourism sector (Arkhangelsk, Russian Federation 25-26 May 2011).

Danube Floating Conference

Location

Belgrade
Serbia
44° 48' 8.6976" N, 20° 27' 56.1636" E
24 June 2011 - 26 June 2011
Location: 
44° 48' 8.6976" N, 20° 27' 56.1636" E

Immediately after the signing of the European Union’s Danube Strategy in Brussels, a “Danube Floating Conference” dedicated to the development of the Danube regions from Croatia all the way to Ukraine will start on a boat, the MS “Elegant Lady”, on June 25th in Belgrade.

Conference participants will cruise to Drobeta Turnu Severin where the hosts of the “Danube Floating Conference” - the Ministry of Economy, Energy and Tourism of the Republic of Bulgaria, the Ministry of Regional Development and Tourism of Romania and the Ministry of Economy and Regional Development of the Republic of Serbia – plan to sign a Declaration on cooperation primarily in the field of tourism development.

The two-day conference under the umbrella organization the Danube Competence Center DCC will be closed in Vidin in Bulgaria. The “Danube Floating Conference” will be accompanied on the banks of the Danube by numerous events within the scope of the “Blue Week Festival”.

 

 

 

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Convention
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Europe
Regional Programme
UNWTO
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UNWTO Regional Commission for Europe (CEU)

Location

Zabrze-Katowice
Poland
12 April 2011 - 15 April 2011
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UNWTO is organizing the Fifty-Second Meeting of the UNWTO Commission for Europe in Katowice, Poland (14 April, 2011) and  the Seminar on "Industrial Heritage in Tourism Policies for Sustainable Development"  that will take place on this occasion in Zabrze (13 April, 2011).

UNWTO Contact

Ms. Matilde Duran

Senior Programme Assistant

Regional Programme for Europe

World Tourism Organization

Tel. 34-91-567 8210

Fax. 34-91-571 3733

E-mail: mduran@unwto.org

Website: www.unwto.org

 

Host Country Contact

Mr. Rafal Wilczkowski

Head of Promotion and International Affairs in Tourism

Department of Tourism

Ministry of Sport and Tourism of the Republic of Poland

14 Senatorska Street

PL 00-082 Warsaw, POLAND

Tel.: +48 22 2443-195

Fax.: +48 22 2447-301

Email: rafal.wilczkowski@msport.gov.pl

www.msport.gov.pl

 

DOCUMENTS FOR THE CEU MEETING:

Provisional Agenda   EN     FR     RU

Communication of the Chairman of the Commission (Item 2)  EN    FR    RU

Preliminary Remarks of the Secretary General (Item 3)  EN     FR     RU

Tourism Trends Worldwide and in Europe (Item 4)  EN     FR     RU

Progress Report on the GPoW for 2010-2010 (Item 5)  EN     FR     RU

UNWTO Initaitves and Research and Publications (Item 6)  EN     FR     RU

Results of the Survey on the GPoW for 2012-2013 (Item 7)  EN     FR     RU

Global Code of Ethics (Item 8) (a)  EN     FR     RU

Global Code of Ethics (Item 8) (b)  EN     FR     RU

Preparation of the 19th Session of the General Assembly (Item 10)  EN     FR     RU

Venue and dates of the 53rd and 54th Meetings of the CEU (Item 11)  EN     FR     RU

 

DECISIONS 52 CEU   EN     FR     RU   

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Europe
Regional Programme
UNWTO
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The South Caucasus

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