Cities drive international tourism. In Europe, the leading association is European Cities Marketing. The power of its 120+ members cities represents in 39 countries enables the association to constantly strive for excellence, providing a crucial
platforms for convention, leisure and city marketing professionals to exchange know-how, market intelligence, best practices and benchmark within a member peer group.
European Cities Marketing is a non-profit organisation which exists to improve the competitiveness and performance of the leading cities of Europe. ECM provides a platform for convention, leisure and city marketing professionals to exchange knowledge, best practice and widen their network to build new business.
For 33 years, the ECM Summer School has been a flagship event in the Meetings Industry. Due to the COVID-19 crisis, this year will break from the tradition and we will not meet physically.
But we also know that krisis in ancient Greek means also new decisions and new opportunities…. Therefore, we have set up in a few weeks a new version dedicated to advanced Meetings Industry professionals including the Summer School alumni, called ECM Summer School 2.0. This special edition is tailored for advanced professionals of the industry working in convention bureaux, hotels, PCOs, DMCs, airlines, conference venues, congress centres, convention centres, exhibition centres, suppliers of ancillary and other products...
It is our strong will to give you the unique opportunity to interact at a more strategic level with experts of the industry and learn from each other. We aim to bring the industry closer, share perspectives and strengthen networks in those
challenging times when collaboration is key.
Spread onto three days, sessions of 2 hours will be provided to discuss the unprecedented situation we are currently living in. After focused presentations and perspectives, our experts will dive deeper with you into their field of expertise during a live discussion. You’ll also have the opportunity to exchange best practices and converse with the faculty members and your fellow European peers during breakout sessions.