Press Releases

November 29, 2022

Preparatory Actions for Data Space for Tourism launched to harness full potential of EU tourism

Modul University, the European Travel Commission (ETC), City Destinations Alliance (CityDNA), and ForwardKeys have joined forces to set the foundation for the development of a secure […]
November 24, 2022

European city tourism on track to recovery in Q4 2022

An analysis by ForwardKeys, a travel analytics firm and knowledge partner of City Destinations Alliance (CityDNA), reveals at the Annual CEO Meeting of Capital and Major […]
November 9, 2022

Tourism in Transit: which of the tourism transitions are passing trends and which are here to stay?

The City Destinations Alliance’s Autumn Conference “Tourism in Transit”, that was held in Tel Aviv on October 19-22, 2022, was the opportunity for the 125+ delegates […]
October 7, 2022

Tourism in Transit: are DMOs and CVBs on track towards a meaningful transition for positive impact and contribution?

Tel Aviv will host the next City Destinations Alliance’s Autumn Conference “Tourism in Transit” on October 19-22, 2022. It will be the first Conference organised under […]
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 […]
July 26, 2022

A heterogeneous recovery but cities regain their leadership towards regions and nations, shows CityDNA Benchmarking Report 2021-22

COVID-19 pandemic continued to disrupt tourism industry in 2021, although to a lesser extent than in 2020. CityDNA Benchmarking Report determined that the cities included in […]
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 19, 2022

European cities reunited in Hamburg

The ECM International Conference in Hamburg on March 30-April 2, 2022 was the opportunity for the 190+ delegates from European cities and beyond to meet again […]
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 […]