Press Releases

Press Releases

July 16, 2018

European Cities Marketing appoints new Chairman of Research & Statistics Knowledge Group

At the ECM International Conference & General Assembly in Malmö, Harry Mirpuri from London & Partners, was appointed to Chair the Research & Statistics Knowledge Group, […]
July 11, 2018

The European hotel industry on first quarter of 2018 is still growing healthily

The latest ECM-MKG European Destinations Observatory report* points out that, in European cities, the Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR)** experienced a 4.2% growth since the beginning […]
July 3, 2018

Traditional destinations made a comeback in terms of long-haul arrivals in Europe during Q1 2018

The latest results from the Air Travellers’ Traffic Barometer*, produced by European Cities Marketing and ForwardKeys, highlighted that the year has been kicked off with solid […]
June 28, 2018

European Cities Marketing launches a Toolbox for Managing Tourism Growth in Europe

European Cities Marketing has launched a Toolbox for Managing Tourism Growth in Europe at its Annual Conference in Malmö, Sweden, on June 14. Produced in partnership […]
June 26, 2018

MAKE TOURISM MATTER: Europe’s urban tourism organisations want to make a difference for cities and communities

The European Cities Marketing (ECM) International Conference in Malmö marked a new beginning for many European DMOs starting a new strategic conversation about the social and […]
June 21, 2018

European Cities Marketing announces new members of Executive Committee and Board

At the General Assembly of European Cities Marketing held in Malmö on June 2018, Board Members and members of the Executive Committee were unanimously elected by […]
May 28, 2018

European cities to work on how tourism can give back to the city!

At the European Cities Marketing International Conference in Malmö, June 13-16, 2018, European DMOs will meet and focus on how to “Make Tourism Matter”. Industry thought […]
May 16, 2018

European Cities Marketing partners with Destinations International to launch Event Impact Calculator (EIC) for European Market

European Cities Marketing (ECM) and Destinations International today announced that the organisations will partner to launch the Event Impact Calculator (EIC) for the European market. The […]
May 6, 2018

Ongoing education in the Meetings Industry is success factor for future business

This year will see the 32nd ECM Summer School take place in Thessaloniki, Greece, 25-29 August 2018. The renowned educational programme on the Meetings Industry will […]
March 20, 2018

2017 was the year of global growth for European hotel industry

The latest ECM-MKG European Destinations Observatory report* points out that, in European cities, the Revenue Per Available Room (RevPAR)** experienced in 2017 a 6% growth compared […]
March 19, 2018

Europe´s urban tourism destinations move to promote urban entrepreneurship

At the European Cities Marketing (ECM) Spring Meeting in Reykjavík, ECM followed the footsteps of the best of Jedi knights, looking towards the dark side to […]
March 9, 2018

Long-haul arrivals during fourth quarter of 2017 consolidated a year of solid growth for tourism in Europe

The latest results from the Air Travellers’ Traffic Barometer*, produced by European Cities Marketing and ForwardKeys, consolidated a year of solid growth for long-haul inbound tourism […]