This panel in the European Parliament is dedicated to discussing how the integrated & holistic perspectives related to cultural heritage could influence the employability and entrepreneurship skills of Youth and stakeholders and innovative ideas in the European context.
We aim at showing how cultural heritage might be a pillar of regional strategies in order to strengthen territorial attractiveness increasing tourism and population settlements.
Also, we aim at exploring possibilities how regional development funds and other EU funding mechanisms could approach this issue.
In addition to this, the event will be used to present the project “E-CUL-TOURS: managing Cultural heritage in Tourism” and engage discuss those issues with stakeholders. Also, the event will be used to present best practices.
The recommendations discussed during the event will be incorporated into a report providing fresh ideas, available on our website.
Participants: 40 (European Institutions, NGOs, European Networks, students, business, regional authorities)
Dates: 06 June 2018. From 11:00 to 13:30
Where: European Parliament. Room ASP1E1
Introduction notes by MEP Ivan Jakovcic (ALDE, Croatia) and Frederic Fabre, Secretary general of EPA
Presentation of the project “E-CUL-TOURS” – Luca Driussi, Project Manager at EuroConsults-EUFRAK (Berlin, Germany)
Panel: “Integrated approach to Cultural heritage as a tool of territorial attractiveness and development in Europe”
- Anne Grady, European Commission, DG Education, Youth, Sport, and Culture
- Representative from European Network on Cultural Management Policy (ENCATC)
- Lucia Sinigaglia, Project manager at Belgian-Italian Chamber of Commerce
- Dino Babic, President at Ecomuseum – Istrian de Dignan (Croatia)
- Rossana Bonadei, lecturer at Bergamo University
Debate with project partners and representatives from Regional offices, Cultural Heritage institutions, Tourism organisations, students, business, Education Higher Institutions and public authorities.