The challenges of tourism within the post-Covid period (with video)

Dozens of pros will meet in Tomar from June sixth to ninth for the Inner Tourism Discussion board “Vê Portugal”, an initiative of the Turismo Centro de Portugal, which is already offered out.

The purpose is to debate the challenges for home tourism within the close to future because the affect of the pandemic wears off.

Official figures from INE present that the central area recorded 4.1 million in a single day stays between January and November 2021, in comparison with 3.2 million for a similar interval in 2020.

These in cost converse “an obvious restoration within the order of 28% laying the groundwork for cautious optimism” as they meet in 2022.

Nevertheless, they notice “For in a single day charges to converge to pre-pandemic charges, you will need to appeal to worldwide flows and acquire traveler confidence. We remind you that in the identical interval of 2019 we registered 6.7 million in a single day stays – which suggests there’s a lot to achieve this yr and subsequent. The summer season of 2021 specifically was very constructive for the area as occupancy charges in lots of locations approached pre-pandemic ranges.”

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Location: Lodge dos Templarios | TAKE
On the one hand, brokers of the vacationer supply (tourism firms and vacationer leisure firms) of the Center Tagus subregion are invited to take part in B2B conferences; however, nationwide tour operators and journey businesses.



Venue: Cine-Teatro Paraíso | TAKE

09:30 – 10:30 I OPENING SESSION

Anabela Freitas | Mayor of Tomar
João Freitas topped | President of the Polytechnic Institute of Tomar
Pedro Machado | President of the Tourism Middle of Portugal
Francisco Calheiros I President of CTP – Confederation of Tourism of Portugal

10.30 – 12.00 I PAINEL 01

“New developments in vacationer conduct”
The COVID-19 pandemic has considerably impacted folks’s conduct in all features of their lives, particularly how they journey. With a multidisciplinary group of specialists, it goals to evaluate what are the brand new developments in tourism conduct and specifically how the sector ought to put together to reply and anticipate them.

Moderation: Ana Peneda Moreira | Journalist and pivot of SIC
Mauro Paulino I Psychologist and coordinator of the e book “The Psychology of the Pandemic”
Marta PoggiI Digital tourism speaker and guide specializing in developments and improvements in tourism and hospitality
Tiago Phillimore I Answerable for TAP’s eCommerce and Digital divisions
Antonio Neve I Business Supervisor – Journey da GOOGLE

11.30 – 12.00 I COFFEE BREAK

12.00 – 13.30 I PAINEL 02

“Human Capital in Organizations: Impacts and Adjustments”
Points comparable to redundancies, the closure of many firms or new types of work – particularly telework and digital nomadism – have modified the labor market considerably and revealed some weaknesses by way of present laws. As well as, there are the “outdated” subjects of the trade such because the qualification and appreciation of everybody concerned within the tourism worth chain.

Moderation: Maria Jose Santana | journalist
Ana Jacinto I Secretary Normal of AHRESP – Affiliation of Accommodations, Eating places and Comparable in Portugal
Ana Paula País I Coordinating Director – Coaching Directorate at Turismo de Portugal
Margarida Sousa Uva I Senior supervisor at Deloitte (specialist within the areas of human capital administration, data administration in organizations and alter administration)

13:30 – 15:00 I FREE LUNCH

15.00 – 16.30 I PAINEL 03

“COVID-19 and the emergence of recent tourism merchandise”
Pedestrian tourism, cycle tourism, ecotourism, digital nomadism, industrial tourism, literary tourism, … There’s a entire vary of recent tourism merchandise that, within the context of the pandemic, have discovered a option to evolve and assert themselves within the gentle of recent developments client conduct. And the MICE? Is a comeback in sight? Let’s attempt to discover out what consultants say concerning the creation of this (and different) vacationer merchandise.

Moderation: Joerg Costa | IPDT – Institute for Tourism Planning and Growth
Sergio Nunes I Director of the Middle for Utilized Analysis in Economics and Territory Administration (CIAEGT-IPT)
Teresa FerreiraI Director of the Useful resource Growth Division of Turismo de Portugal, IP
Pedro Pedrosa I CEO of Empresa Portugal A2Z Strolling & Biking

16:30 – 17:00 I supply from Finest Accountable Trails Awards

19:00 Welcome drink


Location: Lodge dos Templarios – Tomar
* Registrations are closed.


Paradise Cinema Theater | drink

09:30-11:00 I PAINEL 04

COVID-19 and the affect on tourism
On the provision facet, the pandemic disaster has modified many processes, each at resorts and at journey businesses and tour operators. There was a have to adapt shortly to the challenges. What has modified and what stays and what are the prospects for the long run are among the questions addressed on this panel.

Moderation: Paulo Baldaia | journalist and commentator
Pedro Costa Ferreira | President of APAVT – Portuguese Affiliation of Journey and Tourism Businesses
Alexandre Marto | Vice President of AHP – Portuguese Hospitality Affiliation
Joaquim Robalo de Almeida | Secretary Normal of ARAC – Driverless Automobile Rental Business Affiliation

11h00-11h30 I COFFEE BREAK

11:30-13:00 I PAINEL 05

COVID-19 and internationalization of the “Portugal” model.
Along with analyzing home tourism, at this time greater than ever it will likely be essential to realize a holistic view of the trade within the gentle of the exterior market. In view of the pandemic, how is the method of internationalization and dynamism of the “Portugal” model growing on overseas markets? How vital is promotion at commerce gala’s, nationally and internationally? These and different questions are handled with the assistance of nationwide and worldwide consultants.

Moderation: Paulo Baldaia | journalist and commentator
Lidia Monteiro | Director of Coordinator of Gross sales Assist Division of Turismo de Portugal, IP
Carlos CoelhoI CEO of IVITY Model Corp
Jose Filipe Torres I CEO of Bloom Consulting

13h00 – 15h00 I ALMOÇO

15.00 – 16.30 I PAINEL 06

Let’s discuss concerning the future: is there a option to anticipate new crises?
Whereas troublesome to foretell, there are a selection of classes we are able to study from this pandemic disaster that may be useful in anticipating and making ready the tourism sector sooner or later. We are going to get to know the opinions of a number of consultants who will attempt to supply their views on the significance of innovation, creativity, entrepreneurship, networking and a spirit of collaboration, anticipating new behaviors and developments.

Moderation: Paulo Baldaia | journalist and commentator
Miguel Poiares Maduro I Dean of the Católica World Faculty of Regulation and President of the European Digital Media Observatory and the Gulbenkian Future Discussion board
Paul Fernandes I Chairman of the Central Area Strategic Council
Jaime Quesado I economists and managers. Specialist in innovation and competitiveness
Isabel Damaszeno I President of the Middle for Coordination and Growth


Anabela Freitas I Mayor of Tomar
Pedro Machado I President of the Tourism Middle of Portugal

10.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. I submit tour “Vê Tomar”

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