After the success of the 2013 Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum, the 3rd Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum, will be held in Athens, Greece on 26-27 May 2015.
As with the 2nd Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum, the conference will consist of specialized sessions on cruising, yachting and coastal shipping. Among the subjects to be addressed in the Cruise sessions are industry development and growth strategies in the East Mediterranean, European cruise market growth and demand for the region, itinerary planning, new destination development, innovation in shore excursion programs, port privatization, cruise marketing & sales, alternative port ownership and management structures, port infrastructure development and the new generation cruise ships, shore excursions and land programs design, pricing and profitability.
Yachting sessions will evaluate what it takes for the yachting sector in Greece to keep up with the consistent growth of the European yachting, the challenge to change the image of Greek yachting both domestically and internationally, marinas privatization process and private public partnerships, the regulatory environment for yachting in Europe.
A special session on Coastal shipping will take place on the second day, mainly to examine the sector’s current serious difficulties in Greece, evaluate if co-operations and mergers amongst operators are more likely in the near future and whether a finally positive outlook can lead to new investment opportunities.
A main feature of the Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum will again be the enlarged exhibition space. The Exhibition will provide the ideal marketing platform for ports & destinations, hotels & resorts, airports, tourist service providers, technical support companies, sector publishers, new technologies, yacht managers & brokers, yacht interiors specialists and marinas to promote their business proposition and identify potential partners.
The successful B2B Meetings will be repeated in 2015 and the Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum will include for the first time European F&B Cruise Ship Supply Industry.
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The 2015 Posidonia Sea Tourism Forum will provide a unique platform to evaluate new investment opportunities and meet the leaders of this industry, as Greece, the East Mediterranean and the Black Sea will feature very strongly in the future development of Sea Tourism.
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