European Tourism Forum 2019, Helsinki - Main contents
|date||October 9, 2019 - October 10, 2019|
|organisation||Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (GROW) i|
European Tourism Forum 2019
Published on: 25/02/2019
The European Commission traditionally organises the annual European tourism forum together with the Presidency of the Council of the European Union in the second half of the year.
Event date: 09/10/2019 to 10/10/2019
Location: Helsinki, Finland
This year the European tourism forum was co-organised with the Finnish Presidency.
The 18th European tourism forum took place in Helsinki, Finland, on 9-10 October 2019 and was dedicated to the theme 'Digital transformation as the engine of sustainable growth for the EU tourism sector'.
Participants included public authorities at EU and national level, EU networks of regions, European associations, international organisations, industry representatives and other stakeholders from the tourism sector.
This directorate-general (DG) is responsible for policies concerning the internal market, industry and small and medium enterprises. The directorate-general is also involved in the Copernicus and Galileo space programmes of the EU.