Venue: Eugenio Espejo Convention Center
Register: Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference 2015 (ESTC15)
Description: The Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference, now in its tenth year, is a unique annual conference providing practical solutions to advance sustainability goals for the tourism industry.
A leading international meeting place for tourism businesses and destinations, the ESTC will bring together 600 professionals from across the industry and over 50 countries.
In 2015, the ESTC will be held in Quito, Ecuador from April 27-30, and will bring together 600 professionals from around the world. With a strong focus on highlighting and promoting ecotourism’s role in sustainable development, the ESTC15 aims to strengthen the industry’s commitment to the recent UN resolution, “Promotion of Ecotourism for Poverty Eradication and Environment Protection”, which recognizes ecotourism’s positive impact on sustainable community development efforts. The conference program will feature ideas, opportunities and solutions for the tourism industry to support conserving natural areas, alleviating poverty, empowering women, enhancing education, and improving the health and well-being of local communities.