INTERNATIONAL HISTORIC CITIES CONGRESS
19 - 22 OCTOBER, 2021, HOTEL PRESIDENT SOLIN
7th International Historic Cities Congress
promotion and development of new products in historic cities
Dear congress participants,
On behalf of the Tourist board of the city of Solin, the hotel President Solin and the city of Solin, it is our great pleasure to welcome you to the „7th. International Historic Cities Congress“.
International Historic Cities Congress is first project with that concept, organized in Croatia, under the motto „Meet, share& build“ , which aims to motivate ideas exchange („Meet“ concept) between leaders in tourism industry of historic cities, tourist boards, archaeologists and travel agent representatives.
The share of experiences („Share“ concept) is another objective as well as development of the new tourism products and arrangements by joint engagement of the tourism industry leaders in the destinations („Build“ concept). In regards to the archaeological park Salona and its status in ancient history, we believe to be the perfect host of this event and we trust you will enjoy the programme we have prepared.
Project is supported and sponsored by: Ministry of Culture and Media, Ministry of Tourism and Sport, Tourist board of the Split-Dalmatia County, Split-Dalmatian County, Croatian association of historic cities, Wüstenrot savings bank, Perfecta travel agency, Cemex Croatia, Lavanda tourist group, INA d.d., Public cultural institution Zvonimir, Split tourist board, City of Split museum, Archaeological Museum Split and Klis municipality. We would like to take the opportunity and thank them all for their assistance, support and recognition of this project.
The topic of congress is preservation and intepretation of historic attractions and localities in historic cities throughout Croatia through benchmarking with cities from abroad. Historic periods covered throughout this congress range from prehistoric times to roman times and middle ages.
Our aim is to present cities both from Croatia and abroad from these historic periods, with the emphasis on destination management, in terms of the creative and interpretative presentation of historic sites. The congress gathers professional lecturers from tourism and archaeological profession including Alderman of the city of Bruges, Belgija, Department of Law, Economic, Managament and Quantitative methods, University of Sannio, Italy, Publishing house PPM Enklava, Serbia, Department of Professional Studies, University of Split, Varaždin Tourist Board, DMK Travel Agency Omnivia, Motovun Tourist Board, IRI center, Kaštela, Virovitica Tourist Board, World of chocolate d.o.o., Zagreb, Tourist agency Eklata d.o.o.
Apart from lectures panel discussion will be held on topic CULTURAL TOURISM AFTER THE PANDEMIC COVID 19 and the participants will be representatives from public and private sector.We trust your stay will be full of interactions, new ideas and will meet your expectations to the fullest extent. We wish you a warm welcome in Solin, the cradle of ancient and Croatian history. Organizing committee.
|3||Topic: The interaction between taking care of the valuable heritage and tourism in a world heritage city as Bruges||Minou Esquenet||09:00|
|4||Topic: Benveneto City of Art and Culture||Rossella Del Prete||09:20|
|5||Topic: Roman Emperors and Danube Wine Route||Vladan Krečković||09:40|
|6||Topic: Overtourism at Heritage and Cultural Sites – How to Awoid and Find the Sweet Spot||Goran Ćorluka||10:00|
|8||Topic: Špancirfest in the function of sustainable tourism||Jelena Toth||11:00|
|9||Topic: Cultural tourist itinerary “Course of klapa singing”- from idea to tourist product||Dunja Kadrić||11:20|
|12||Free time (optional excursion to Split)||–||15:00|
|1||Topic: Revitalization of the old town of Motovun-experience of Motovun||David Matković||08:30|
|2||Topic: Project of Cultural and Creative industry in tourism||Petra Skelin Giljanović||08:50|
|3||Topic: Castle Pejačević||Katarina Đurđević||09:10|
|4||Topic: The role of thematic museums in historic cities - the contribution of the Museum of Chocolate in Zagreb to the local environment and tourist offer||Anita Ruso||09:30|
|5||Topic: History in the future||Glavina Jurica||09:50|
|7||Panel discusion Topic: CULTURAL TOURISM AFTER THE PANDEMIC COVID 19||Goran Ćorluka , Jelena Toth , Vladan Krečković , David Matković , Rossella Del Prete||10:40|
|9||Included excursion of Solin and Klis (Archaeological site of Salona and Klis fortress)||–||13:00|
|11||Final ceremony of the congress – awarding recognitions||–||19:00|