Program of the Conference “Challenges of Responsible and Sustainable Tourism”

Detailed program of the Conference

October 6, 2021
Manuel Herranz Library, Poblenou

9.00 Welcome
Jordi Tolrà , Director of Projects Ass. Ethnic
Jesus Martín , Ass Ethnic President.
Javier Mesía , Tourism Councilor of the District of Sant Martí-Poblenou

9.15 Post-Covid Tourism. Challenges in adapting to the ODS and the TRS
Moderated by Jordi Tolrà , Aethnic
Tourism in Barcelona. Current data and perspectives.
Xavier Suñol , Directorate of Tourism Barcelona City Council
What do we mean when we say “responsible and sustainable tourism”?
Xavier Font , Prof. Univ of Barcelona and Head of Tourism Services, Provincial Council of Barcelona.
Challenges of Catalan tourism towards the ODS
Martí Sarrate , President of ACAVE
Felisa Palacio , Taranna Travels

10.15 Tourism and Social Economy. Towards a tourism committed to SSE
Moderated by Jesús Martin Aethnic
Tourism and SSE, a necessary combination
Ernest Cañada , Albasud Association.
Tourism, a strategic sector for a city committed to SSE
Xavier Rubio , from the Commissioner of Social Economy Ajt of Barcelona
Calidoscoop, a referent experience
Laura Hernandez, cooperative kaleidoscope
Solidarity economy, rights and opportunities
Martín Habiague , Director and founder of Mescladís
Presentation of the TurismESS project
Jesús Martín, Ace Ethnic

11.15-11.30 Coffee break

11.30 Poblenou Responsible Tourism – TRS Network: Towards a new paradigm
Presentation of the Poblenou Responsible Tourism Project. Jordi Tolrà

Round table of experiences,
La Cervesera, Sala Beckett, FotoClub Poblenou

12.45 The future of tourism in Poblenou and Barcelona. Ideas and projects
Pere Nieto, President of the Poblenou Residents’ Association
Santiago Hernández , President of Barcelona Forum District
Enric Urreta , President of the 22@ network Association
Miguel López , President of the Poblenou Commercial Area

13.15 TRS innovative projects
Presented and moderated by Montserrat Guàrdia (IA Ethics Observatory Advisory Council of Catalonia)
Bromptolon, Daniel Gutiérrez
Identify, Noelia Losantos
Darn, Darn, Clara Soler
Barris que Molen, Anna Higueras

14.00 Closing ,
Conclusions, Jordi Tolrà , Project Director Ass. Ethnic
Launch of the Responsible Tourism Network, Jesús Martín , President Ass. Ethnic
Councilor for Tourism of Barcelona City Council, Xavier Marcè