Press Releases

European Cities Marketing announces new members of Executive Committee and Board

During the virtual Ordinary & Extraordinary General Assemblies of European Cities Marketing, held on June 10, 2020, ECM members elected Board and Executive Committee representatives. As […]

Global Destination Sustainability Index: 2020 Benchmark Goes Live

June 18th 2020. The Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index), announces growth, launches the 2020 criteria, and opens the benchmarking period for business tourism and events cities. […]

The DMMO Covid-19 Continuity Checklist

European Cities Marketing, the network of 125 European DMMOs improving the competitiveness and performance of leading cities of Europe, is publishing today “The DMMO Covid-19 Continuity […]

JMIC President Statement on WHO, IMEX Announcements and the Role of the Meetings Industry in Economic Recovery

Joint Meetings Industry Council President Kai Hattendorf recently responds to World Health Organization and IMEX announcements on Covid-19. He has called upon all industry members to […]

Flight bookings to Europe dive as coronavirus reaches Italy

Cancellations exceed new bookings to Italy; Europe is 79.0% down A report by ForwardKeys, the travel analytics company, commissioned by European Cities Marketing (ECM), reveals that […]

European Cities Marketing help align strategic agendas through Expert Meetings

Three significant dedicated events organised by European Cities Marketing (ECM) took place this fall in European cities in the fields of City Cards, City Marketing and […]

“WHEN YOU STOP LEARNING YOU START DYING” European cities to discuss the importance of continuous learning for DMOs

At the European Cities Marketing (ECM) Meeting in Graz, March 11-14, 2020, attendees will take a deep dive into transformational leadership as well as up- and […]

ECM Summer School: The Meetings Industry educational programme to be held in Turin in 2020

European Cities Marketing and Turismo Torino e Provincia announced that 2020 will see the 34th ECM Summer School take place in Turin, Italy, August 22-26. The […]