'European Tourism and the Environment, Promotion and Protection, Achieving the Balance'
11th & 12th October 2007
Europa Academy, Balheary Road, Swords, Co
Minister for the Environment John Gormley TD opened this two day conference - for more details click
'Building Best Practice through
Partnership: Developing Arts Tourism in Ireland'
2nd October 2007
FOCAS Institute, DIT, Camden Row, Dublin
4th October 2007, hosted by Kerry County Council
Malton Hotel, Killarney
For more details of the Seminars click here
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Arts Council of England - James McVeigh
Dept of Arts, Sport and Tourism - Paul Bates
DIT - Dr Bernadette Quinn
Fáilte Ireland - Damian O'Brien
Fáilte Ireland - Fiona Gleeson
Mergo Tourism Network
St Patrick's Festival - Donal Shiels
University of Ulster - Prof Stephen Boyd
University of Calgary - Prof Donald Getz
Wales - Julie Russell
'Seminar January 2007: The Role of Urban Design in Leisure and Tourism-led Regeneration'
The Department of Tourism, DIT Cathal Brugha St , in conjunction with RICH, recently held a seminar entitled 'The Role of Urban Design in Leisure and Tourism-led Regeneration'. Speaker Steve Shaw from the Cities Institute at London Metropolitan University delivered a very interesting and informative account of the development and management of ethnic cultural quarters, focusing on the experience of several Canadian cities (Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal), in addition to Brick Lane in London. Steve Shaw is widely published on areas related to urban policy and planning, cultural quarters and culture related city regeneration.