Monday, 25th November

FROM UNTILACTIVITY
08:0017:00Registration of delegates
09:0009:30Opening ceremony
-D. Francisco Linares Deputy Mayor of La Orotava
-Cristiana Oliveira. Rector of Universidad Europea de Canarias (Chair)
– Adalberto Dias de Carvalho. Instituto Superior de Ciências Empresariais e do Turismo (Co-Chair)
09:3010:00Keynote lecture
Mr. Rene van der Duim
Vice-Chair of the Association for Tourism and Leisure Education and Research (ATLAS)
Conference: Innovation for sustainability: navigating between theory and practice
10:0010:30Coffe Break
10:3013:00Session 1: Cultural and natural resources for Island tourism
Heredina Fernández Betancort. Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
10:3013:00Session 2. Smart Island tourism and strategic marketing
Jaume Guía. Universidad de Girona
   
16:0018:00Session 3: Best Practices in sustainable tourism management
Libertad Sigueira Universidad Europea de Canarias
18:0018:30Keynote lecture
Mr. Giovanni Ruggieri
Observatory on Tourism in the European Islands (OTIE)
Conference: Community-based tourism vs industrial tourism: the future challenges for islands

Tuesday, 26th November

FROM UNTILACTIVITY
08:0012:00Registration of delegates
09.0009:30Keynote lecture
Ms. Antonia Correia

Universidad Europeia de Lisboa
Conference: Innovation in Tourism
10:0010:30Coffe Break
10:3013:00Session 4: Climate change: challenges for Tourism Island
Frank Babinger Universidad Complutense de Madrid
10:3013:00Session 4: Climate change: challenges for Tourism Island
Frank Babinger Universidad Complutense de Madrid
10:3013:00Session 5: Entrepreneurship and Innovation
José Álvarez. Universidad de Extremadura
María de la Cruz del Río. Universidad de Vigo
   
16:3018:00Session 6: Expanding the tourist image of the islands
Helena Theodoropoulou. Universidad del Mar Egeo
18:0018:30Keynote lecture
Mr. Bob McKercher

University of Hong Kong – Poly U. Editor Tourism Management
Conference: Do Attractions Attract Tourists?