ITB Berlin 2023: Technology Wanderlust is the concentrate of the Youth Travel and Lodging and Experience Journey and Dependable Tourism segments

The whole spectrum of youth travel, journey vacation and sustainable tourism is represented in the Youth Journey and Lodging and Experience Journey and Liable Tourism segments at ITB Berlin, from 7 to 9 March 2023.

Among youthful persons, distinctive and personal vacation experience is getting to be much more and far more common. In accordance to the only recurring world-wide youth and student vacation study New Horizons by the WYSE Travel Confederation, they are travelling additional, being longer and paying much more money than ever right before. Journey and sports activities journey is also turning into a lot more beautiful and is a expanding sector in the travel marketplace. From 7 to 9 March at ITB Berlin, trade guests can uncover the Youth Travel and Accommodation section, the key platform for tomorrow’s travellers, and the Experience Vacation and Liable Tourism section, the intercontinental forum for mother nature knowledge and environmentally and socially accountable tourism, in Corridor 4.1.

Given that 1999, nationwide and global companies and associations representing the youth journey marketplace have been coming together in the Youth Vacation and Accommodation segment in get to jointly existing youth travel. In partnership with the College student Travel Agent Community (STAN), the European community for incoming tourism operators, leading university vacation organisers these as alpetour and Klühspies, pioneering holiday camp operators these types of as ruf Jugendreisen, HORiZONTE Reisen and GO Jugendreisen, accommodation and camp companies this kind of as the sports camps of Bayrischer Landes-Sportverband, Young Austria, Austria’s accommodation specialist for youth travel, as nicely as professional youth travel associations this sort of as BundesForum e.V. and Reisenetz e.V. will be represented in Corridor 4.1.

Several worldwide companies will be represented on the stand of the WYSE Travel Confederation, the world association and community for organisers of international youth vacation and lodging, which includes hostel and hotel chains these types of as Meininger, Generator, Joe & Joe, Swiss Youth Hostels and Hans Brinker Hostels, as perfectly as organisations providing university student travel, exchange programmes, voluntary expert services abroad and pupil accommodation these kinds of as SYTA, Eco-friendly Lion and Cornwall Moreover. Vacation experts with encounter of the latest travel trends will offer an perception into the worth of the less than-thirties travel market place. Trade guests can exchange sights with experts from all over the world specialising in hybrid hostels, digitalisation, sustainability and youth travel tendencies. On the WYSE workshop stand just about every hour on the hour, short and educational shows will be held on a quantity of youth journey matters.

At a session entitled ’GenZ and the transformation of travel’ at the Youth, Experience & Outdoor monitor of the ITB Berlin Conference, David Chapman, director typical of the WYSE Vacation Confederation, and Shayna Zand, director of WeTravel, will share their activities due to the fact the pandemic finished and explore how determination and conduct will affect international journey and tourism in the decades to arrive. The session will take put on Wednesday, 8 March at 2 p.m. on the Inexperienced Stage in Corridor 3.1.

Trade people can seem forward to added functions in the wide-ranging programme on youth travel in the workshop space of KiJu-Reisen on Stand 121 of Reisenetz e.V., including each day student excursions that includes firm displays, dialogue rounds on youth plan topics and presentations on staffing and vocation potential clients, as aspect of the campaign for instance.

All actors symbolizing the youth travel industry will have an possibility to satisfy and exchange sights at the youth travel get-jointly on Stand 121 of Reisenetz e.V. on Wednesday, 8 March at 6 p.m. in Hall 4.1.

Programme of stage functions in Corridor 4.1: a extensive-ranging programme on the new ITB Lighthouse Phase underneath the heading Journey Vacation and Accountable Tourism

The new ITB Lighthouse Phase in Hall 4.1 will element useful keynote speeches and shows on experience journey and dependable tourism subjects. On Tuesday, 7 March, the session entitled ’Adventure Tourism and Genuine Sustainability – Making the most of the Terrific Outdoors the accountable way’ will seem at how sustainable experience vacation can succeed. Individuals vacation to the remotest parts of the world to comply with cosmic functions. On Wednesday, 8 March, at the session entitled ’Astro-tourism – Journey to the stars’, Dr. Andreas Hänel, astronomer, Dark Sky Team, Vereinigung der Sternfreunde Kommission e.V., will offer an insight into house tourism and spotlight the prospects the world emergence of place tourism features for a socially liable and sustainable future. On Thursday, 9 March site visitors can attain an impact of cycle tourism at the session entitled ’Cycling tourism – How to benefit from a developing segment’. The speakers getting part will be Jill Warren, director, European Cyclists‘ Federation (EuroVelo) and Agathe Daudibon, EuroVelo supervisor, European Cyclists‘ Federation (EuroVelo).

Vicky is the co-founder of TravelDailyNews Media Community in which she is the Editor-in Chief. She is also liable for the day by day operation and the economic plan. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Tourism Enterprise Administration from the Technological University of Athens and a Grasp in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Wales.

She has lots of a long time of the two academic and industrial encounter in the travel industry. She has composed/edited several content articles in numerous tourism journals.