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«Tourism, Sustainability and Development» conference

«Tourism, Sustainability and Development» conference


The Research Unit for Infrastructure, Technology Policy and Development of the Department of Planning and Regional Development of the University of Thessaly, is organising the conference «Tourism, Sustainability and Development» on Thursday, 15th of February 2018, from 10.00am to 15.00pm, at the DPRD building, room A2. Among the invited speakers are Professors P. Skayannis and A. Deffner, Associate Professor A. Sapounakis, Assistant Professors N. Triantafyllopoulos and Y. Stampoulis and the Honorary President  of the Hoteliers Association of Magnesia and member of the Board of the Hellenic Hotel Chamber, Mr. K. Leventis. The speakers will address issues such as environmental, social and financial sustainability in tourism in Greece and the Balkans, with emphasis on SMEs, tourism education and training, alternative forms of tourism and the built environment.  The conference is organised in the framework of the EU Project HELIX: ENTREPRENEURIAL LEARNING EXCHANGE INITIATIVE FOR SUSTAINABLE HOSPITALITY SMEs IN THE BALKAN-MEDITERRANEAN REGION, Subsidy Contract No. BMP1/1.3/2616/2017