The “Tourism Innovation Competition – International Conference” will take place at Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (Room 1) in Lisbon on September 18 from 2:30 to 6 pm.

Here’s the agenda for the conference:

2:30 pm
Welcome Note:
João Cotrim de Figueiredo, Turismo de Portugal Chairman
Daniel Traça, Nova SBE Dean

Key note Speaker:
Asaf Zamir, Deputy Mayor of Tel Aviv

Keynote Speaker:
Nils Olaya Fonstad, Research Scientist at MIT – Massachussets Institute of

Discussion Panel – Tourism 2.0: The digital role on Tourism development
and how the industry should adapt to it.
Moderator: Pedro Oliveira, The Lisbon MBA Academic Director;
Asaf Zamir, Deputy Mayor of Tel Aviv;
Marco Gouveia, SEO & Online Marketing Manager;
Cesar Christoforidis, Vice President at Socialbakers for Latin America &
Southern Europe;
Nils Olaya Fonstad, MIT – Massachussets Institute of Technology (TBC)

Coffee Break + Networking

Presentation of the 1st Finalist Proposal

Presentation of the 2nd Finalist Proposal

Presentation of the 3rd Finalist Proposal

Winner Announcement and Prizes

5:45 pm
Final statements:
Adolfo Mesquita Nunes, State Secretary for Tourism
Francisco Veloso, Católica Lisbon Dean

Places are limited!

If you wish to attend, please register HERE.


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