Global Exchange Conference

In the scope of the Tourism Intelligence Forum (t-Forum) Global Exchange Conference Under the framework of Enterprise Europe Network, FUEIB is organizing a Brokerage Event, which will take place on 13th March 2018. Objective: During the B2match sessions, companies and research institutes will meet partners andinvestors for technology transfer, research cooperations, EU funding opportunities or businesspartnerships.

Introduction: The Tourism Intelligence Forum or t-Forum is a global institution with the fundamental mission of reducing the distance between theory and practice of tourism through the transfer of knowledge between academic and research world and public and private tourism sector.To achieve this, the unique strategy of t-FORUM aims to create collaboration networks between destination management entities, tourism companies and teaching and research institutions.The achievement of this mission will contribute significantly to the advancement of the global position of tourism as an instrument for knowledge, culture, economic progress, sustainability and development.

The objectives of the t-Forum are:

• Identify sources of tourist knowledge in destinations, companies and centers of teachers and researchers.

• Promote, support and create platforms for the dissemination of tourism knowledge.

• Facilitate the transfer and use of tourism knowledge for destinations, companies, and teaching and research centers.

• Develop programs and actions aimed at promoting innovation in tourism.

Main topics: Markets and Trendsü  New and Emerging Marketsü  Guest Experienceü  Mass Tourismü  Medical and Wellness Tourismü  Solo TravelersManagementü  Environmental and Green Practicesü  Government and Tourismü  Gender Inequalityü  Employment and Immigrant Workersü  Safety and Security

Futures

Ø  Sharing Economy

Ø  Social Media and Big Data

Ø  Talent Seeking and Keeping

Ø  Technology and InnovationØ  Unique Selling Points of Destinations Conference

website: http://tforum.today/2018/about/

Sign up for the brokerage event: http://tforum.today/2018/brokerage-event-march-13