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Under the theme “Investment, Connectivity and Hospitality”, the Global Tourism Forum Leaders’ Summit Europe 2022 kicks off on September 6th at the Radisson Collection Hotel, Grand Place Brussels.


The full-day event has brought together over 40 top high-level speakers to boost and support the start of a new era of growth for the Travel & Tourism sector in Europe and the world.

European Commissioners, EC Director General and Directors; the most important representatives of the European Parliament; Ministers of Tourism from Asia and Africa; CEOs of major airlines, hotel groups, technology providers as well as prominent European destinations and Travel & Tourism value chain European and International Associations get together in Brussels to speak with one voice to address the challenges and opportunities faced by the Travel & Tourism ecosystem in the post-pandemic world and be at the forefront of a ‘new era’ of tourism trends, offering new options to a new generation of travellers, as well as opportunities led by digitalisation.

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The Summit raised the most important matters faced by the sector, such as the sector’s vision on smart tourism, the green transition, new trends in mobility; investment models for travel & tourism, sustainability, gender equality & women empowerment or how digitalization & blockchain technologies shape tourism.

Bulut Bağcı, President of WTFI said: “Together we are stronger to boost and support the start of a new era of growth for the Travel & Tourism sector for Europe and the world.”

Ismail Ertug, Member of the European Parliament said: “Tourism is a major economic activity in the EU with wide-ranging impact on economic growth, employment and social development.”

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Find out more about the Global Tourism Forum here