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Introductory Workshop: Evolution of Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism
About the Workshop
This complimentary workshop provides insights into the history and evolution of ecotourism, as well as development of sustainable tourism practices, and offers an opportunity for participants to strengthen their knowledge of the principles on ecotourism and sustainable tourism, and to gain a better understanding of the context in which the ESTC is taking place. Presentation topics include key milestones in the development of ecotourism and sustainable tourism, fundamental pillars of ecotourism, current trends and issues and certification programs.
Workshop participants will also have the opportunity to interact with and ask questions to ecotourism industry practitioners and sustainable tourism experts.
Date & Time
Sunday, September 16th, 13:00 – 16:00
Expert Presenters & Facilitators
Director of Communications, The International Ecotourism Society (TIES)
Chair, The International Ecotourism Society (TIES)
Travel & Development Operations Coordinator, National Parks Conservation Association
President, Finca Rosa Blanca and Arenas del Mar Beach and Nature Resort
Technical Coordinator, Instituto EcoBrasil
How To Sign Up
This workshop is available for free to the registered ESTC12 attendees.
Not yet registered for the conference? To sign up for this workshop, please add the "Introductory Workshop" as an add-on to your registration (See the "Pre-Conference Workshop" field on the online registration form).
Already registered for the conference? Please add your pre-conference workshop selection ("Introductory Workshop") on this form: ESTC12 Additional Registration Options