During the events, about 500 people composed by local and regional authorities, policy officers and leader projects discussed on the actual situation of tourism, but also to reveal their recipes for an improvement of European tourism.
European Tourism Day's theme was ''The Role of Networking in Developing European Sustainable Tourism''.
European Tourism Forum's theme was ''EU Tourism and the Economic Downturn: New Opportunities for a Sustainable and Prosperous Future?''.
Event website (web archive)