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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 'TOURISTIC AND RESORT CITIES: NOWADAYS AND TOMORROW, CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES'

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 'TOURISTIC AND RESORT CITIES: NOWADAYS AND TOMORROW, CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES'

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Date: 12-13 November 2018

Venue: Ayia Napa, Cyprus

 

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International Conference 

TOURISTIC AND RESORT CITIES: NOWADAYS AND TOMORROW, CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES 

12 – 13 November, 2018 Ayia Napa, Cyprus 

 

  • Expert panel: ‘Tools of success for a modern touristic and resort city’
  • Keynote Conversation: ‘Make the touristic and resort city convenient for life, desired for tourists and attractive to investors’
  • Breakout Panel: 'Development of the touristic and resort city - continuous growth and new opportunities'
  • Investment show room
  • Experience exchange platform. Dialogue of the participants of the touristic and resort real estate market
  • Experience exchange platform: ‘Restaurant business in the touristic and resort city: trends, cases, food’
  • Special session: ‘Medicine and medical tourism’
  • Special meeting: ‘Makronisos Marina - jewel marina resort of the eastern Mediterranean’
  • Intensive WorkshopTouristic and Resort City Marketing & Branding Master Class.
  • Master class for hotel owners: 'How to fill a hotel in the offseason'
  • Design workshop: ‘Art of life’. Master class from famous and novice designers.
  • Medical Master-Classes from the Leading Clinics
  • Official reception, Photo session and Gala-dinner
  • Partner cruise along the Ayia Napa coast and lunch with expert

 

About the event

The event programme includes speeches of leading world experts in the field of place marketing and branding, investments, real estate, hotel business and medical tourism, discussion panels and case presentations on the development of touristic and resort cities. Investment showroom will present investment projects of touristic and resort cities and offers from companies interested in cooperation with them. The working day ends with the official reception and partner cruise along Ayia Napa coast. The professional training programme is presented by an intensive branding seminar ‘Branding of the touristic and resort city’ and master class for hotel owners 'How to fill a hotel in the offseason'.

 

About organizing and programme committee
 

Bearing Consulting, UK. It is a firm of professionals with long term experience of complex, time-critical business projects and programmes, where they had observed how a lack of creativity, focus, structure and appropriate risk management could cause lower than expected results, unnecessary costs and delays.

  

Best Place - European Place Marketing Institute, Poland. It is a society of experts, a think-tank in regard to place marketing, working actively for the development of cities, regions and countries. The Institute supports the development of place marketing through research, teaching, advise and work on perfecting the marketing for the sustainable development of places. 

Global Club of Leaders (GCL, UK) is the multicultural community uniting business elite and academia from 48 countries; global ranking; consulting; marketing and publishing centre.

 

International Association of Health Practice Specialists (MASOP), Russia. The Association unites doctors, healers and scientists with knowledge and experience in the field of recovery from 22 countries. It's a global scientific and practical platform for presentations, discussions and exchange of experience in the field of healthy lifestyles and self-improvement.

 

 

About the intensive workshops 

About the intensive workshop for city managers

During the seminar, participants will gain unique knowledge in the field of city marketing planning and brand management. As practitioners and academics (‘pracademics’), the speakers will present key, applicable trends, approaches, models and tools related to the subject of the seminar in an accessible way. The knowledge and skills will be provided in an interactive way, which is a balanced combination of lecture (about 30% of the duration of the seminar), discussion (~30%) and workshops (case studies and group work on own project (~40%).

 

About the intensive workshop on hotel management

The One-day intensive seminar will introduce efficient investment and financial solutions for the hospitality sector from the world leader of the hotel management - Horwath HTL, Switzerland-Global. Benefit from case study - an exclusive opportunity to discuss your business issues with Managing Partner - Heinz Wehrle. As the result, all participants will receive a check-list of workable strategies for project financing and development as well a Certificate of Attendance.

 

International Conference

TOURISTIC AND RESORT CITIES:
NOWADAYS AND TOMORROW, CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES

Arrival at Ayia Napa
Accommodation at Adams Beach Hotel 5*

12 November

10.00-10.30 Registration and Morning сoffee/tea

Working Session

10.30-12.00 Expert panel: ‘Tools for the success of a modern touristic and resort city’

Recent trends and studies from world experts:

 - Heinz Wehrle, CEO, Investment Promotion Programme, GCL UK; Managing Partner ‘Horwath HTL’, Switzerland-Global, Switzerland ‘Hospitality and Real estate development for the efficiency of touristic and resort city, and tourists attraction’
 - Mr. Jorgen Eriksson, Director, Expert, Bearing Consulting, UK - ‘The City Excellence concept for the touristic and resort city’
 - Mr. Adam Mikołajczyk, Co-founder & CEO, Best Place - European Place Marketing Institute, Poland - 'Model of the touristic and resort city of the future. The need for successful branding for creating a unique identity for your city'

12:00-13:00 Keynote Conversation: ‘How to make touristic and resort city convenient for life, desirable for tourists and attractive for investors'
Open discussion, examples of successful case studies, questions and answers.

Questions for discussion:

-Effective governance models

-Ecology of the touristic and resort city, ecological balance and green technologies

-Employment of the population, attraction of skilled workers

-Seasonal demand

-Inclusiveness of urban and health resorts

-Security issues

-Smart technologies

-Preservation of historical and cultural objects

Moderator - Mr. Jorgen Eriksson, Director, Expert, Bearing Consulting, UK

13:00-14:00 Breakout Panel: ‘Development of touristic and resort city. New opportunities’
How to develop new intriguing forms of tourism, how to create a unique look and unforgettable atmosphere in the city. Panel members will share successful solutions, creative and inspiring ideas.

Questions for discussion:
-New forms of tourism - additional income and seasonal variations
-Creative tourism
-Unique design of the city - creative architectural, artistic, landscape projects
-City Holidays - ideas and experience of success

Moderator - Mr. Adam Mikołajczyk, Co-founder & CEO, Best Place - European Place Marketing Institute, Poland

14:00-15:00 Lunch and Networking

15:00-17:00 Investment show-room

  • Presentations of investment projects of touristic and resort city
  • Presentations of companies interested in cooperation with touristic and resort cities in the spheres of architecture, construction, landscape design, interior design, restoration, eco-technologies, hotel development, HoReCa.
  • Experience exchange platfor Dialogue of the participants of touristic and resort real estate market.

Key topics:

 - Expert's view: Current state and trends in touristic and resort real estate markets by Heinz Wehrle, Managing Partner, ‘Horwath HTL’, Switzerland-Global, Switzerland
 - Presentations of leading companies
 - Cases of effective advertising campaigns
 - Establishing business contacts for the purpose of concluding partnership agreements
 - A network of representative offices
 - Development of effective standards of cooperation

  • Experience exchange platform: ‘Restaurant business in the touristic and resort city: trends, cases, food’

Key topics:

 - The most relevant trend of the restaurant market
 - Cases. Fresh concept
 - Pitfalls of different projects
 - How to promote this or that concept? How to develop and scale the business?
 - What trends in the restaurant market should be guided by when choosing a franchise?
 - Food. Why dishes become hits and bring money. How exactly are they made?

Moderator - Heinz Wehrle, CEO, Investment Promotion Programme, GCL UK; Managing Partner, ‘Horwath HTL’, Switzerland-Global, Switzerland

15:00-18:00 Special session: ‘Medicine and medical tourism. Synergy of treatment and recovery as a component of the success of the resort’

  • Discussion about a new view of medical travel as a synergy of treatment, health improvement, teaching practical methods of preserving health, beauty, longevit
  • Presentations of leading medical centres. Achievements of medicine practitioners and their author's methodologies, experts on medical tourism from different countries.

Moderator - Prof. Ganna Zhukova, President of the International Association of Wellness Practices

20:00-23:00 Official Reception, Photo session and Gala-dinner. Presentation of the memorable awards to the participants of the conference.

13 November

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME AND PRACTICAL CASES

10:00-14:00 Work-shop 1

Touristic and Resort City Marketing & Branding Master Class: ‘How to create the unique identity of your city’

Case 1:
 - Introduction - city competitiveness in a globalized world
 - Place marketing as a managerial process
 - Review of city marketing strategies
 - The role of city image and reputation

Case 2:
 - City brand identity models
 - Managing the city brand touch points
 - Segmentation, positioning and targeting as a key implementation tactics
 - Challenges and barriers in place marketing & branding (municipalities perspective)

10:00-14:00 Work-shop 2
Master class for hotel owners: 'How to fill a hotel in the offseason'

10:00-14:00 Work-shop 3
Special meeting ‘Makronisos Marina - jewel marina resort of the eastern Mediterranean’ with Mr. Stavros Caramondanis, CEO, M.M. Makronisos Marina Limited.

Review of implemented projects.

Negotiations with investors.

Conclusion of the contracts.

10:00-14:00 Work-shop 4
A series of master classes of innovative health practices.

10:00-14:00 Work-shop 5
Design workshop: ‘Art of life’. Master class from famous and novice designers.

10:00-14:00 Work-shop 6
Culinary master class.

14:30-18:00 Partner cruise along the Ayia Napa coast and lunch with expert. (optionally)

 

 

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BUSINESS TRIUMPH FESTIVAL 2018

BUSINESS TRIUMPH FESTIVAL 2018

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Date: 5-6 October 2018

Venue: Cannes, France

 

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Festival ‘BUSINESS TRIUMPH’ means:

- Best festival traditions!
- Incredible networking possibilities!!
- Best opportunities for carrying out of promotional events!!!
- VIP-level of participants!!!!


Invited people:
Politicians, businessmen, entertainers, diplomats, owners of successful companies, authors of innovative business projects.


What is the program of the Festival? 
- Imagine a bright and exciting event designed to help you achieve your global business goals, communicate with your dream partners and global business experts, get support from world's leading speakers and business leaders, success recipes from leaders in the field of science, industry, and business from different
- Imagine creative parties and receptions, exclusive meetings and master classes, a partner cruise on the Mediterranean and a charity run along the seafront, designed to fill you with inspiration and energy. 
- Imagine a fantastic awards night, press conferences and interviews, presentations and interactive exhibitions, other creative PR-steps to make your business success become known around the world


And now transfer this firework of events to Cote d'Azur of France, Cannes, the world capital of festivals – and we will get a unique festival ‘Business Triumph’, something special, something unique that can’t be missed!

After great success of the last year's festival, we are pleased to announce that this business festival will be held again in Cannes on 5-6 October and will focus on five key Platforms.

BUSINESS PLATFORM
This key platform is designed to ensure the dynamic development of your business through the sharing of knowledge and ideas. Participation in it will help you create new and profitable business relations with investors, buyers, and potential partners.
The platform includes presentations of successful companies and speeches of recognized business gurus such as Summit of Leaders organizing committee Chairman - Prof. John W.A. Netting (Internationally acclaimed expert with a high level of professional experience, having worked closely with Rolls Royce, IBM, and ICL; Joint Managing Partner, International Strategic Management, Oxford, UK) and Global Club of Leaders President, great coach and hearty friend - Christina Briggs (Founder of a prestigious group of senior executives, called Business Alliance under auspices of Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce; CEO ‘New World Insight’, UK).

Discussion panel ‘Secrets of Triumph in Contemporary World. Inspiring Success Stories’
The panel includes:
- Presentations and speeches from the leaders of top regional companies.
- Matchmaking and exclusive meetings with such VIP-guests as Nigerian born and London-based fashion maestro Mr. Adebayo Jones; forerunner in contemporary African fashion, leading Nigerian fashion designer Mrs. Zizi Cardow and the queen of the backflip Ms. Surya Bonaly (French former competitive figure skater / Coach / Three-time World silver medalist / Five-time European champion / The 1991 World Junior Champion / Nine-time French national champion).
- An interactive exhibition of partner and investment proposals ‘The Way to Success: Milestones and Achievements’.

EXPERT PLATFORM
 - Do you agree that a strong and independent leader is admirable and inspiring?
 - Do you agree that the image of the manager makes the company's image and helps to achieve success in business?
 - Do you know that the image of the manager works even in his absence?
 - Don’t miss the opportunity to attend master classes from world experts in the field of leadership, business etiquette, and protocol, personal branding.

COMMUNICATION PLATFORM
Our Festival is a platform for active communication, here people get acquainted, exchange knowledge and experience, carry out business negotiations with future partners. Strong business ties are established here, a new business community is born. Become a part of it!
The program includes receptions, cocktail parties, business lunches, excursions, walks and competitions for the purposes of informal communication during two days of the festival.

PLATFORM ‘INSPIRATION’
The record-breaking impulse for new achievements and success in business.
We have been carrying out global business events for more than 20 years and we know how to make our Festival an unforgettable and infusive Place of Power where all participants will feel inspiration, excitement and incredible vibe. This living energy will remain in you throughout the year after the event and bring on the explosive growth of creative energy, creativity, and achievements.

You will experience:
European Awards Night
Fashion defiles from trendy African designers
Tasting of Provence wines and cuisine from the best sommeliers and culinary specialists of Côte d'Azur
Partner cruise ‘A Way to Perfection’
Greetings from artistic experts
Partner race ‘The Triumphal Mile’ is one more zing of our festival. We invite you to join its participants!

PR-PLATFORM
Participation in the Festival is a public presentation of achievements in the field of business and management, quality of products and services. The world level of the event, its presentability, as well as the venue of the Festival, will become a novel tool for PR-communications of the company represented by you.
Within the framework of this platform, the organizers provide:
- Live broadcast of the main events on official websites of the festival and its partners, as well as on the YouTube channel
- The exclusive right to invite mass media representatives for festival participants 
- Interviews and autograph signing sessions
- Press conferences
- Exclusive Red Carpet photo shoots by well-known Cannes event photographer Christian Roy, master with over 10 years’ experience of fashionable photography. Photo session materials will be included in the Exclusive Socrates Almanac Edition 'Modern awards in the masterpieces of world painting' which is about to release.
- Special gifts from partners and sponsors of the festival.

Are you interested?

Then we are waiting for you at the ‘Business Triumph’ Festival!

 

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OXFORD SUMMIT OF LEADERS

OXFORD SUMMIT OF LEADERS

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Date: 18-19 December 2018

Venue: Oxford Town Hall, Oxford, UK

 

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‘Lifelong Learning and one step ahead Business.

The necessity to move with the times’

The Annual Summing up Meeting of the Academic Union and the Global Club of Leaders Members, Honourable Professors, Rectors of regional Universities and Educational management professionals.

 

Oxford Town Hall is awaiting the grand-scale networking event and magnificent Socrates Award Ceremony that marks the beginning of the Christmas and New Year holidays!

To visit Oxford during the pre-Christmas time is a great occasion to discuss topics of interest regarding modern educational systems, innovations in the science sphere and strategic visions of modern business growth.

We will provide the speakers, academics and business executives with two side-discussion panels for fruitful dialogue on the subject of the educational sphere’s improvement and methods of profitable entrepreneurship. 

For the first time we are going to launch WEBCASTING as well as a LIVE BROADCAST of the Summit’s sessions and Socrates Award Ceremony to make the event even more open and borderless!

In the Summit’s context we also welcome the holding of the ‘Oxford Debate’, really special discussion platform for experts, ‘heavyweights’ and regional leaders of the educational services market. ‘How do you see the University of Future?’ – we would like to get your opinion on it. 

In addition, the Summit’s participants will have an opportunity to enjoy an exclusive art project Oxford through the eyes of modern artists’, where all paintings will show Oxford’s flavour in the most non-traditional ways. 

 

During the sessions we intend to speak about:

Session for    E-ducation for each and every one. The importance of grants and scholarships.

                       D-istance isn’t an obstacle! The benefits of Online education.

                       U-pgrading of lecturer’s level. Advanced trainings for educational personnel.

                       C-ampus-2020. What should it be?

                       A-fter the college. Face to face with the lack of employment.

                       T-eaching as a polite communication. Engagement with 21st students.

                       I-mplementation of DISTANT education. How close are we to this?

                       O-rganization of educational process. Sharing the best practices.

                       N-ational identity. Simplification of the admission process for foreign students.

Session for    B-2B specificity in the economics of developing countries.

                       U-sefulness of middle and small businesses.

                       S-olutions to global economic and social challenges.

                       I-nvestment attractive territories for favourable business opportunities.

                       N-on profit activities of commercial organizations.

                       E-ffectiveness of staff development.

                       S-trategies to find a way out of the crisis.

                       S-elf-improvement for company’s leader.

 

For professors’ and rectors’ attention!

Summit of Leaders Organizing Committee’s unique innovation – the express exhibition ‘Rector’s Gown’ will be held in the Oxford Town Hall’s rooms during the sessions. Robes, hoods, and caps, as well as symbols, chains, and other academic attributes, will be presented by well-known British tailor shops.

And also, Oxford Summit of Leaders - 2018 invites you to take part in the exhibition ‘Science and Education’ and present your institution's advertising materials, academic writings, and students' works.

The ‘Grand Rector’s parade’ will conclude this daytime exhibition and become a significant part of the Night Gala Ceremony. Academic Union Members, Honourable Professors, and Rectors are invited to the Gala Dinner in their Academic dresses to present the uniqueness and diversity of our attendees.

 

Don’t miss this memorable event that can enrich your experience!

 

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