IMPACTOUR Final Meeting and Conference, Madrid, 20 - 21 June 2023

Dario Patrizio Imperatore
Dario Patrizio Imperatore

Join the IMPACTOUR team at the Círculo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain

IMPACTOUR: Managing Tourism IMPACT on Cultural Tourism Destinations in European regions and areas

Dates: 20 to 21 June 2023

  • Meet and network with colleagues and decision-makers from IMPACTOUR's Cultural Tourism pilot destinations
  • Learn about current challenges in management of sustainable Cultural Tourism destinations from practitioners and experts
  • Explore IMPACTOUR's new data-driven tools and methods for strategic visitor management
  • Become part of the IMPACTOUR Community to share and develop your knowledge

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Download presentations from the conference in PDF format at the bottom of this page. 


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Agenda 20 - 21 June 2023

Day 1. 20th June

9:30 Participants’ reception

9:45 Welcome and introduction

10:15 PANEL 1 Cultural Tourism Challenges

10:15 Guest speaker: Sneška Quaedvlieg-Mihailović (RS/NL) - Secretary General of EuropaNostra

10:45 Coffee break and networking. Pilots’ local products presentation

11:15 Workshop on Cultural Tourism Challenges

12:45 Lunch


14:15 Overview of the work performed

14:45 Discussion, challenges and achievements.

15:45 Coffee break and networking

16:15 Impactour the day after. Presentation of the tool and the community

16:45 Discussion. The role of the IMPACTOUR Community. Beyond the DoA

17:45 End of the first day

Day 2. 21st June

9:00 Participants reception

9:15 PANEL 2 Data and good practices

9:15 Guest speaker: Bart Neuts - Geography and Tourism, KU Leuven (Arenberg), Coordinator of H2020 SmartCulTour project

9:45 Workshop on Data and good practices 10:45 Coffee break and networking. Pilots’ local products presentation

11:15 PANEL 3 Stakeholders engagement

11:15 Iván González, Visitor Experience Director, Madrid Destino Cultura, Turismo y Negocio

11:45 Manos Vougioukas, Secretary-General of European Cultural Tourism Network (ECTN)

12:00 Workshop on participatory management and stakeholders’ engagement

13:00 Lunch

15:00 Social Visit

16:30 End of the meeting

Download the Conference Flyer and Agenda from the link below (PDF). 

EU Flag, Blue with 12 yellow stars This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 870747.