Press Releases

TIME FOR DMOcracy: European cities to empower their local community in the future of tourism

17 lead urban destinations convened for the launch of Time for DMOcracy – a new collaborative project to roll out across Europe and North America. Time […]

European cities to take a new role after urban tourism being the most hardly hit by the COVID crisis

The release of the leading benchmark of the tourism industry – the ECM Benchmarking Report 2020-2021 demonstrates the immense impact of the pandemic on European city […]

This is not a tourism conference: how European cities step out of their comfort zone to create change!

The European Cities Marketing (ECM) Autumn Conference which was held online on September 23-24, 2021 with a pre-conference on September 16, was the opportunity for the […]

This is not a tourism conference… but very much a conference for DMOs’ professionals!

At the European Cities Marketing (ECM) Online Autumn Conference, September 23-24, 2021, attendees will deliberately expose and challenge themselves and their colleagues to seek inspiration from […]

35th ECM Summer School: another successful edition dedicated to all meetings industry professionals!

The 35th edition of the ECM Summer School took place on August 24-26. All generations, need upskilling and a proper preparation for the coming revamp of […]

35th ECM Summer School: the established Meetings Industry educational programme reinvents itself and targets all Meetings Industry professionals this year

ECM launched this month its 35th edition of the ECM Summer School, which will take place online on August 24-26, 2021. In this current context, all […]

Introducing The GDS-Academy – Dynamic learning to inspire the regeneration of the tourism, meetings and events industry

The GDS-Academy has launched and will deliver the latest, progressive perspectives, teaching and practical application that will catalyse the mindsets and skills sets of DMO professionals, […]

Strengthening Knowledge Exchange for City Destinations: European Cities Marketing and DTTT announce a new programme of support for the future of urban tourism

The Digital Tourism Think Tank (DTTT) today announced its renewed support for city destinations by strengthening the existing cooperation with European Cities Marketing (ECM). Working together […]