The 3rd edition of the Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality, International Conference, will again offer a most versatile programme including research focused and destination and industry focused sessions, special sessions on heritage locations and many opportunities to network and to enjoy Finland. A first impression is provided below.
Wednesday, 27 September 2017 – Pre-conference Programme
Optional pre-conference tour to UNESCO World Heritage Site Old Rauma (offered by local tourist board).
Welcome reception in the City Hall of Pori.
Thursday, 28 September 2017 – Conference Day 1
Keynote speeches and parallell sessions at the Pori Campus of the University of Turku.
Special Session on Location at the Ahlström / Noormarkku Works with a.o. Peter Ahlström and Riitta Kilo of A. Ahlström / Noormarkku Works and Johanna Aalto of the Municipality of Eura Kauttua Ruukinpuisto, and visits to the Ahlström Voyage Exhibition and Alvar Aalto’s Villa Mairea.
Conference dinner at the Noormarkku Club.
Friday, 29 September 2017 – Conference Day 2
Keynote speeches and parallel session at the Pori Campus of the University of Turku.
Conference closing ca. 16:00h and social programme.
Saturday, 30 September 2017 – Post-conference Programme
Optional post-conference day tour to UNESCO World Heritage Site Old Rauma, Sammallahdenmäki and Kautta (offered by local tourist board).