A Conversation with Eduardo Santander, Executive Director at European Travel Commission (ETC).

Which is the main scope of the Tourism Manifesto? Why was it needed? Tourism represents a key sector of the European economy, generating almost 10% of total EU-28 GDP and employing 25 million people. Despite these valuable benefits, European tourism does not receive the importance it deserves on the policy making scene. In response to … [Read more…]

Take part to the EU meeting of the ‘Digital Tourism Platform’

The Tourism Unit of DG GROW has planned to establish a network of public and private players, representing all types of relevant tourism actors (including traditional as well as more recently established digital ones) to discuss how to boost innovation capacity of tourism entrepreneurs, notably SMEs. The industry representatives have been invited to participate to … [Read more…]