On November 27, another INNOVACT webinar was held on the topic of "Cross-border cooperation in Tourism: The experience of Xunta de Galicia". The webinar was held by Jose Luis Maestro Castiñeiras, Director of Competitiveness in Tourism of Galicia (Competitividade en Turismo de Galicia).
In the online seminar, the cooperation approaches in the value chain of tourism in the cross-border region of Galicia (Spain) and Norte de Portugal (Portugal) were presented and discussed. For example, Smart Specialisation activities such as the development of territorial strategies for joint and complementary tourism development, various cross-border initiatives as well as activities to increase awareness and dissemination were discussed among the participants. Furthermore, the EU context and EU initiatives that helped facilitate cooperation were subject of the webinar.
The webinar presentation can be downloaded below.