A European strategy to enhance the competitiveness of the tourism industry, a key driver for job creation - High level Conference

Location: European Parliament (Brussels) - TBC
Event Date: 2017-09-27
Time: 14:30:00

Event Type:

External Event

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The event will be opened by European Parliament President Tajani, European Commission President Juncker (tbc), with the participation of Vice-President Katainen, the responsible Commissioners, the Chairs of the parliamentary committees involved, leading MEPs, as well as senior representatives from the European Investment Bank and other leading stakeholders.
Aimed at citizens, policy makers, the investor community, market participants of the tourist sector and stakeholders’ representatives, the conference will look at the Tourist sector, focussing discussion on three areas:

  • Supporting investments, improving the business environment and upgrading skills;
  • Tourism innovation and digital economy;
  • Promoting Europe as the number one tourist destination.

A detailed programme will be sent out at the beginning of September. For now, please save the date in your agenda.