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Inspiring Sustainable Tourism

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Croke Park

Jones's Rd

D03 E5Y8 Drumcondra

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Tourism Businesses are facing a new reality.....come along and be part of the future!

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Inspiring Sustainable Tourism

The inaugural Ecotourism Ireland is a must for forward-thinking tourism business owners and professionals who are looking to drive forward sustainable business practises and give their organisations a competitive edge.

The day will be packed with insights, ideas, practical advice and inspiration with speakers who have taken the lead in responsible and sustainable tourism in Ireland and abroad. Including:

  • Consumer insights - How visitors are looking to travel responsibly
  • How your purchasing policies can make a real difference to the environment and communities.
  • Climate change explained - the science behind the reality.
  • How you can reduce your waste.
  • Nuts and bolts advice on how to make your business more sustainable.
  • Cases studies from businesses and organisations who have already made big advancements in sustainability.

Keynote Speakers:

We are delighted to announced Anna Pollock as our acclaimed international keynote speaker. Anna describes herself as ‘a sense maker, communicator, and catalyst’ whose goal is to change mindsets and break down barriers. Her approach is both practical and visionary and we know that she will galvanise attendees into making changes and taking action. Find out more about Anna here.

Dr. Cara Augustenborg environmental scientist, climate change expert, media pundit, college lecturer and so much much more, Cara will not be afraid to address the hard facts. But with the facts comes a great understanding of how we can pull together to create a bright future, and this talk will leave you empowered. Check out more about Cara here.

Colm O’Regan is a critically acclaimed and award-winning broadcaster, author and comedian who has in recent years been increasingly focused on environmental matters.

As chairperson of his local environmental group since 2013 he has organised monthly clean-ups – up to 100 so far-, organised outreach with schools and other community groups to increase awareness of environmental and littering issues. He has lobbied local government on a number of local issues.

Through his comedy work he has teamed up a number of times with Clean Coasts – an An Taisce project – to promote the Two Minute Beach clean as well as writing a series of columns for the Sunday Independent on the project as well. Through his Irish Examiner column he has written on climate change and other environmental issues.

Even his bestselling critically acclaimed debut novel had an eco-theme! It dealt with the battles between a local Tidy Town group and a Hollywood film crew

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You will also hear from stakeholders from throughout the tourism industry plus a panel of industry experts to answer your questions. Watch this space as details unfold shortly.

Plus we will have some of the best coffee you will ever taste at a conference…we are delighted to have Moyee coffee at our event.

For more information on this exciting event please contact Lauren@ecotourismireland.ie

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