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Program

 

PROGRAM

    
    
      

08.00 – 09.00   Registration

09.00 – 09.15   Opening and Introduction

Boris Hanuščák – Mayor, City of Bardejov, Slovakia

09.15 – 10.30   Plenary Session I – Policy Actions for Sustainable Tourism Development

Place: Hotel Alexander

Moderator: Zuzana Gabrižová, EurActiv.sk

Key note speakers:

Norbert Kurilla – State Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Slovakia

Vazil Hudák – Vice-president, European Investment Bank

 

Panelists:

Peter Ďurček – State Secretary, Ministry of Transport & Construction, Slovakia

Dawid Lasek – State Secretary, Ministry of Sport and Tourism, Poland

Ivan Liptuga – Director, Tourism and Resorts Department, Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, Ukraine

Anton Marcinčin – Deputy Government Plenipotentiary for the Support of the Least Developed Regions, Slovakia

Q & A

10.30 – 10.45   Coffee Break

10.45 – 12.00   Plenary Session II – Sustainable Tourism Development – Best Practices

Place: Hotel Alexander

Moderator: Zuzana Gabrižová, EurActiv.sk

Introduction:

Klára Novotná – Ambassador, Permanent Delegate of the Slovak Republic to UNESCO

     

Key note speakers:

Lena Johansson – Swedish National Heritage Board, Sweden

Kaspar Schűrch – Managing Director, World Heritage Experience, Switzerland

James RebanksManaging Director, Rebanks Consulting Ltd, United Kingdom

Q & A

12.00 – 12.30   Press Conference

12.00 – 13.15   Lunch

13.15 – 14.30   Parallel Session I

                         Panel I – Financing the Sustainable Tourism Development

Place: Hotel Alexander

Moderator: Pavol Szalai, EurActiv.sk

Key note speaker:

Radoslaw Ossowski-Barbetti – Head, European Investment Bank Group in Slovakia

 

Panelists:

Inga Magistad – Ambassador, Norway

Gerry Muscat – Head of Division, Urban Development Division, Projects Directorate, European Investment Bank, Luxembourg

Andrea Babčanová – Chief of Staff, International Visegrad Fund

Q & A

                         Panel II – Natural and Cultural Heritage and Traditions as an Opportunity for All

Place: Hotel Ozón

Moderator: Lucia Yar, EurActiv.sk

Key note speaker:

Radoslav Ragač – Director-General, Directorate for Cultural Heritage, Ministry of Culture, Slovakia

 

Panelists:

Giora Solar – Director, Solar Architects, Izrael

Katarína Kosová – Director-General, Monuments Board of the Slovak Republic

László Miklós – Head, UNESCO Department, Technical University in Zvolen, Slovakia 

Martina Pásková – Chair, National Geopark Committee, Global Geopark UNESCO - Český raj, Czech Republic

Ivana Cimermanová – Executive Director, Global Geopark Novohrad-Novograd, Slovakia

Vladimíra Fabriciusová – Director, Poľana Biosphere Reserve, Slovakia

Radomír Jančošek – Director, Šariš Region Tourism Organization, Slovakia

Q & A

14.30 – 14.45   Coffee Break            

14.45 – 16.00   Parallel Session II

                         Panel III – World Heritage and Sustainable Tourism in the Carpathians

Place: Hotel Alexander

Moderator: Pavol Szalai, EurActiv.sk

Key note speaker:

Key note speaker:

Harald Egerer – Head, Secretariat of the Carpathian Convention, UN Environment

 

Panelists:

Michael Meyer – Chair, Working Group on Sustainable Tourism of the Carpathian Convention

Tomáš Dražil – Director, National Park Slovenský raj, Slovakia

Simion Giurca –Director, Romanian National Tourism Office in Vienna, Ministry of Tourism, Romania 

Andriy Ginkul – Director, Ukrainian National Tourism Organisation, Ukraine

Q & A

                         Panel IV – Destination Management in UNESCO Sites

Place: Hotel Ozón

Moderator: Lucia Yar, EurActiv.sk

Key note speaker:

Andrej Malachovský – Faculty of Economics, University of Matej Bel, Slovakia

 

Panelists:

Peter DeBrine – Senior Project Officer, UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Szymon Gatlik – Chief Specialist in Tourism Marketing, City of Krakow, Poland

Iveta NiňajováIndependent tourism advisor, Member of Advisory Board by Deputy Government Plenipotentiary for the Support of the Least Developed Regions, Slovakia

Ingrid LojanováExecutive Director, Upper-Šariš & Upper-Zemplín Region Tourism Organization, Slovakia

Martin Janoško – Director, Prešov Region Tourism Organization, Slovakia

Q & A

16.00 – 16.30   Plenary Session III - Conclusions and Closing Remarks

Place: Hotel Alexander

Moderator: Zuzana Gabrižová, EurActiv.sk

Mechtild Rössler – Director, UNESCO World Heritage Centre (Video message with concluding remarks)

Peter DeBrine – Senior Project Officer, UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Norbert Kurilla – State Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Slovakia (Closing remarks)

 

 

SOCIAL EVENTS


 

17.45 – 21.00   Conference Cinema

Place: Žriedlo Cinema, Bardejov Spa

                         Wild Slovakia

Slovakia/Germany, 2015, 53 min.

Director: Jan Haft, Tomáš Hulík

                     The Wolf Mountains

Slovakia, 2013, 48 min.

Director: Erik Baláž

                            S tebou ma baví Slovensko

Slovakia, 2015, 56 min.

Director: Róbert Šveda, Pavol Barabáš

 

 








 

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