PROGRAMME


  • 1st DAY — 18 APRIL

    University of Coimbra

    AFTERNOON
    14h - 16:00h Registration | University of Coimbra, São Jerónimo College Library

    16.00h Visit to the Historic Center of Coimbra city | D. Dinis square

    19.00h Welcome reception | Municipality of Coimbra Noble Hall

  • 2nd DAY — 19 APRIL

    São Francisco Convent

    MORNING
    9:30h Opening session | Church

    Manuel Machado | President of Coimbra City Council

    João Gabriel Silva | Rector of the University of Coimbra

    Luís Filipe de Castro Mendes | Portuguese Minister of Culture (to be confirmed)

    Ana Martinho | President of the UNESCO National Commission

    Maria Gravari-Barbas | Coordinator of the UNESCO UNITWIN Network – 'Culture, Tourism, Development', University of Paris 1 Panthéon – Sorbonne, France

    Pedro Machado | President of Tourism of the Center Region of Portugal

    José Pedro Paiva | Dean of the Faculty of Letters, University of Coimbra

    Fernanda Cravidão | Representative at the Coimbra University of the UNESCO Chair and UNESCO UNITWIN Network 'Culture, Tourism, Development'


    10h Opening conference

    Alexandre Panosso Netto - São Paulo University, Brazil
    'Development and Research in Tourism from a Latin American Perspective'


    Parallel sessions

    AFTERNOON
    Round table | Church | Tourism and Heritage: (Un)Sustainable Relationship?

    Moderator: Maria Gravari-Barbas | Coordinator of the UNESCO UNITWIN Network – 'Culture, Tourism, Development', University of Paris 1 Panthéon – Sorbonne, France

    Jin Y. Woo | Adviser to the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) for Tourism and Culture

    Kirsti Kovanen | Secretary-General of ICOMOS

    Ana Paula Amendoeira | Vice-President of ICOMOS PORTUGAL

    Luís Araújo | President of Turismo de Portugal

    Clara Almeida Santos | Vice-Rector for Culture and Heritage of the Coimbra University


    Parallel sessions

    NIGHT | University of Coimbra, São Jerónimo College
    Musical event
  • 3th DAY — 20 APRIL

    São Francisco Convent

    MORNING
    Parallel sessions

    AFTERNOON
    Parallel sessions
    5th UNESCO UNITWIN Conference conclusion remarques

    Yoel Mansfeld

    Haifa University, Israel

    Closing conference

    Hilary Du Cros Senior Research Coordinator, UNESCO Observatory for Research in Local Cultures and Educational Creativity
    'World Heritage, glocality and local stakeholder readiness to see opportunities and deal with challenges'

    Closing session

    Carina Gomes | Councilor of Culture, Tourism and Youth of the Municipality of Coimbra

    Luís Filipe Menezes | Vice-Rector for Tourism of the University of Coimbra

    Celeste Amaro | Regional Director of Culture for the Center Region of Portugal

    Maria Gravari-Barbas | Coordinator of the UNESCO UNITWIN Network – 'Culture, Tourism, Development', University of Paris 1 Panthéon – Sorbonne, France

    Fernanda Cravidão | Representative at the Coimbra University of the UNESCO Chair and UNESCO UNITWIN Network 'Culture, Tourism, Development'

    Norberto Santos | Head of the Department of Geography and Tourism, Faculty of Letters, University of Coimbra


    NIGHT
    Closing dinner
  • 4th DAY — 21 APRIL

    8h - 20h Field trip

    The visit will take place in the central coast of Portugal. It will be privileged the contact with the convent pastry heritage as well as a visit to a medieval castle and a seaside town. The visit continues with the observation of typical fishing village, closing with an incursion to the enotourism sector at the Bairrada Wine Museum.

    TRAVEL PROGRAM
    8:00h D. Dinis square
    Tentúgal village
    Montemor-o-Velho castle, Montemor-o-Velho town
    Figueira da Foz city

    13.00h – Casino Figueira (lunch)

    Tocha beach, Cantanhede
    Bairrada Wine Museum, Anadia city
    Bairrada Wine Commission, Anadia city

    20:00h D. Dinis square
  • 5th DAY — 22 APRIL


    MORNING
    10h - 12:30h UNESCO UNITWIN Network

    Meeting of the UNESCO UNITWIN Network 'Culture, Tourism, Development' | Faculty of Letters | University of Coimbra


    AFTERNOON
    14h UNESCO UNITWIN Network

    Meeting of the UNESCO UNITWIN Network 'Culture, Tourism, Development' | Faculty of Letters | University of Coimbra


    NIGHT
    20:30h UNESCO UNITWIN Network

    Dinner of the UNESCO UNITWIN 'Culture, Tourism, Development' Network| Mediterranean dinner | São Marco Palace