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September 12, 2017

ECM Summer School: another international success for the Meetings Industry’s career Launchpad

At the ECM Summer School 2017 in Dresden, sixteen motivated ECM members and other associated Industry Partners acted as faculty to broadcast each of their own particular skill […]
September 5, 2017

Tomorrow’s Urban Travel conference 2017 hosted by Wonderful copenhagen

A NEW CONVERSATION ABOUT URBAN TOURISM What are the trends, challenges, and opportunities that will define urban travel in the years to come, and how do […]
July 3, 2017

European Cities Marketing Benchmarking Report 2017 confirms the resilience of European cities

In 2016, European Cities Marketing has once again demonstrated the most dynamic aspect of European tourism. Over the last 5 years (2012‐2016), bednights in European Cities […]
June 27, 2017

Hotel industry in Europe is overall positive during first quarter of 2017

The latest ECM-MKG European Destinations Observatory report* reveals that in European cities, in Q1 2017, the Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR)** grew by 7.7% compared to […]
June 26, 2017

Long haul travellers propelled international arrivals in Europe on first quarter of 2017

The latest results from the Air Travellers’ Traffic Barometer* produced by European Cities Marketing and ForwardKeys highlight the persistence of recovery for International arrivals in Europe […]
June 21, 2017

What’s next for DMOs?

At the European Cities Marketing International Conference in Dubrovnik, May 31-June 3, 2017, a record number of 200 delegates from European cities met industry thought leaders […]
June 19, 2017

Learn, practice and enjoy at ECM Summer School: the Meetings Industry professionals’ career launchpad!

The European Cities Marketing (ECM) Summer School 2017 will take place in the beautiful city of Dresden, Germany, 26-30 August 2017. This 31st edition of the […]
June 16, 2017

European Cities Marketing joins the Global Destination Sustainability Index

PARTNERS SIGN AGREEMENT TO PROMOTE DESTINATION SUSTAINABILITY IN EUROPE AND GLOBALLY European Cities Marketing (ECM) is the newest partner to join the Global Destination Sustainability Index […]
June 14, 2017

Jerusalem CVB organises FAM Trip for Industry professionals on October 29-31

The Jerusalem CVB is inviting another group of PCO’s/ DMC’s, marketing directors and account executives interested in international locations for their MICE programs, influential members of […]
June 8, 2017

European Cities Marketing announced new President, Executive Committee and Board Members reflecting on strategic focus on City Marketing

ECM General Assembly last week saw the implementation of ECM Strategy 2017-2020 first steps, with the creation of an additional Vice-President position dedicated to City Marketing. […]
May 30, 2017

#coolneighbours – a joint influencer campaign of Graz & Ljubljana, May 22-28, 2017

End of May sees the birth of a brand new influencer campaign crossing borders of Austria and Slovenia. Graz and Ljubljana will be hosting three influencers […]
May 29, 2017

90% of Viennese residents say: ‘We benefit from tourism.’

According to Taleb Rifai, General Secretary of the United Nations’ World Tourism Organization, ‘Only a city that is good to its residents is also good to […]