Meetings Industry

September 23, 2022

CityDNA to support the Meetings Industry and destination strategy with sustainability and regeneration at its heart

Turin hosted the 36th edition of the CityDNA Summer School on August 27-31, 2022, the first in-person edition since the pandemic. This year’s edition graduated 43 […]
June 17, 2022

IMEX Policy Forum 2022

On May 31, was held the IMEX Policy Forum. This 2022 edition was certainly the most interactive Forum ever held and is testament both to the […]
May 23, 2022

CityDNA Summer School enlarges its scope towards destination regeneration and diversity

In challenging times, it is fundamental to keep our values high and stay one step ahead. City Destinations Alliance is proud to contribute to the resilience […]
April 1, 2022

City Destinations Alliance is Born

From March 31, 2022, City Destinations Alliance is the new name and identity of the organisation formerly known as European Cities Marketing. The rebranding marks a […]
March 11, 2022

RE-UNITED DESTINATIONS: European DMOs meet in Hamburg to discuss tourism as an integral part of the shared DNA that unites our cities

After almost 3 years without an in-person conference, European Cities Marketing (ECM) members will finally reunite on March 30-April 2, 2022 in Hamburg for ECM International […]
October 20, 2021

European cities to take a new role after urban tourism being the most hardly hit by the COVID crisis

The release of the leading benchmark of the tourism industry – the ECM Benchmarking Report 2020-2021 demonstrates the immense impact of the pandemic on European city […]
October 18, 2021

This is not a tourism conference: how European cities step out of their comfort zone to create change!

The European Cities Marketing (ECM) Autumn Conference which was held online on September 23-24, 2021 with a pre-conference on September 16, was the opportunity for the […]
September 9, 2021

This is not a tourism conference… but very much a conference for DMOs’ professionals!

At the European Cities Marketing (ECM) Online Autumn Conference, September 23-24, 2021, attendees will deliberately expose and challenge themselves and their colleagues to seek inspiration from […]
September 6, 2021

35th ECM Summer School: another successful edition dedicated to all meetings industry professionals!

The 35th edition of the ECM Summer School took place on August 24-26. All generations, need upskilling and a proper preparation for the coming revamp of […]