CEETO Interreg Central Europe project is in its final phase and will finish at the end of May 2020. Sölktäler Nature Park (Austria) will be the responsible institution for the organisation of the Final Conference. This wrap up event will be celebrated online and will cover the main project outputs, a plenary session on sustainable tourism and a round table will be presented.
The Conference’s programme will cover different examples of visitor monitoring and management measures presented by CEETO project partners and an in-depth analysis of CEETO project achievements. Specifically, the following CEETO outputs will be presented:
- Handbook on Successful and Innovative Sustainable Tourism Practices in Europe;
- Guidelines for developing a Sustainable Tourism in Protected Areas (for Policy Makers, coming soon);
- Manual of Sustainable Tourism Governance for Protected Areas managers (coming soon);
- Pilot Actions carried out in CEETO Pilot Protected Areas;
Will videos from the conference be online after livestreaming?
Are there related online documents / resources / guides mentioned?
Which materials are licensed as open access?
PROGRAMME – MAY 14th 2020
09:30 – 09:35
Welcome, setting up the zoom conference
CEETO Project Overview
09:35 – 09:40
Naturpark Sölktäler: Greetings and Meeting Introduction.
09:40 – 09:50
Emilia Romagna Region (Lead Partner): CEETO Project – Goals and Development.
09:50 – 10:05
Anna Ivànyi, Mattia Mascanzoni: Project Key Tools – Handbook on Successful – Innovative Practices in Europe; Inventory of Planning, Monitoring and Management Tools.
10:05 – 11:05
Pilot Actions of Project Partners: Project Partners present the 8 areas pilot actions (Problems, Strategies and Solutions).
11:05 – 11:20
Project Key Outputs
11:20 – 11:50
Project Key Outputs: Guidelines for Policy Makers, Manual for Protected Areas Managers, CEETO Network and Platform.
Eco-tourism – key problems: Indicators, Problems, potential Solutions in Practice, Prevention, Requirements for Management
11:50 – 12:10
Christian Baumgartner: When eco is not eco anymore. Lessons learnt from good and not so good practices of ecotourism.
12:10 – 12:30
Herbert Wölger (National Parc Gesäuse): Nothing touches like the untouchable: nature conservation and tourism in harmony?
12:30 – 12:50
Maurizio Davolio (aitr.org – tourism-responsible Italy):Slow tourism in practice – Environment and Socio-Cultural Sustainability of Tourism
12:50 – 14:00
Discussions and Conclusions
14:00 – 14:30
Table discussion: Ch. Baumgartner moderates discussion of two speakers with different stakeholder background (Carol Ritchie – EUROPARC Federation and Marco Katzenberger – Tourism Federparchi)
14:30 – 15:00
General discussion: moderated by Ch. Baumgartner
15:00 – 15:10
Marko Koscak (Studio MKA d.o.o, cooperation of Regional development Centre Koper): Why we need CEETO?
15:10 – 15:20
Carol Ritchie (EUROPARC Federation): Closing words – What brought us CEETO?
Furthermore, a plenary session and round table discussion will be hosted. The Conference will be moderated by Christian Baumgartner, Vice-director of the International Commission for the Protection of the Alps (CIPRA) and expert on Sustainable Tourism, who will contribute with his inputs on the different topics covered.
Save the date for CEETO project Final Conference!
May 14th to 15th, Schladming, Sölktäler Nature Park, Austria – This event will be dedicated to Sustainable Tourism and @CEETOInterreg project outcomes. More information soon. #ceeto #sustainabletourism #sustainabledestinations pic.twitter.com/SWWF3SYAlb
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In the framework of @ceetointerreg, UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Southeast-Rügen develops an Audio-Tour through the Zicker Mountains to raise awareness on its natural and cultural values. #ceeto #sustainabletourism #sustainabledestinations #natureconservationhttps://t.co/LHEboFCknl pic.twitter.com/9zAG7jz36x
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May 8th, 11:00h (CET) – Webinar on Sustainable Tourism in Protected Areas: from Design to Implementation – the experience of @CEETOInterreg project.
Presenting case studies and relevant tools for Sustainable Tourism development. https://t.co/dtqprvliBE #ceeto #sustainabletourism pic.twitter.com/reXoKMlzVs
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