#GFTS2016Venice

Programme

DAY 2

 

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Hosted by La Biennale di Venezia, Ca' Giustinian - Sala delle Colonne



08:00—09:15

Registration and networking

 

09:15—11:45

SESSION 3 – ECONOMIC DIMENSION OF TOURISM

Chair: Mara Manente, CISET

1  —  The century of “Mega-Events”: the Italian case (2000-2016)  
Lorenzo Cavallo, Silvia Di Sante, Francesca Petrei, ISTAT, Italy

2  —  Extending the Tourism Satellite Account Framework to inform policy making in the United Kingdom  
Anna Bodey, Sean White, Office for National Statistics, United Kingdom

3  —  Employment in the Spanish tourism industry and its key role in the economic crisis recovery  
Beatriz García Moreno, Andrés Fernández Alcantud, Sociedad Estatal para la Gestión de la Innovación y las Tecnologías Turísticas (SEGITTUR), Spain

10:30-11:00  —  Coffee Break

4  —  Tourist arrivals in the APEC Region: Determinants and Inclusive impacts  
Emmanuel A. SAN ANDRES, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)

       Summary and Open discussion

 

11:45—15:15

SESSION 4 - DIMENSIONS OF SUSTAINABLE TOURISM

Chair: Janice Wykes, Tourism Research Australia

1  —  An effective methodology to measure tourism at different sub-national levels  
Fumikado Yamamoto, Kozo Miyagawa, Mikio Suga, Nomura Research Institute Ltd, Rissho University, Hosei University, Japan

2  —  Linking the Canadian Tourism Satellite Account 2012 with the Canadian System of Environmental-Economic Accounts  
Demi Kotsovos, National Economic Accounts Division, Statistics Canada, Canada

12:35-14:05  —  LUNCH

3  —  Developing a “tourism and environment reporting mechanism” (TOUERM): Environmental impacts and sustainability trends  
Silvia Giulietti, Francesc Romagosa, Jaume Fons Esteve, Francisco Domingues, Christoph Schröder, European Environment Agency (EEA), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Universidad de Malaga, EEA, Spain

4  —  Boosting the Economy through Tourism Development; Determining the “Why” on Tourists’ Visits  
Agni Alam Awirya, Putriana Nurman, Ganis Arimurti, Bank Indonesia, Indonesia

       Summary and Open discussion

 

15:15—17:45

SESSION 5 - TOURISM, CULTURE AND CREATIVE INDUSTRIES

Chair:Silvia Costa, European Parliament

1  —  Analysing cultural tourism in France and Italy  
Abdel Khiati, François Gitton, B. Dattilo, M. Sabato, Directorate General for Entreprises, France, and ISTAT, Italy

2  —  Measuring the impact of ECoC Valletta 2018 on travel motivations and behaviour of tourists in Malta  
Tania Sultana, Mariella Attard, Malta Tourism Authority, Malta

16:05-16:35  —  Coffee Break

3  —  Methodological approaches for measuring the economic impact of the tourist attractions and museums sector in Wallonia  
Véronique Cosse, Wallonian Tourism Observatory, Belgium

4  —  A model to measure local impact of European Funds: an integrated approach for Culture and Tourism in Italian Southern Regions  
Sergio Alessandrini, Andrea Billi, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Sapienza University, Italy

       Summary and Open discussion