Conference on Circular Economy in Tourism in South East Europe

Grand Hotel Union in Ljubljana, Slovenia

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Ministry of Economic Development and Technology of Slovenia in partnership with the European Commission cordially invite you to attend the Conference on Circular Economy in Tourism in South East Europe.

The event will take place at the Grand Hotel Union in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on the 8 May 2018.

The conference will focus on innovations that support the transition to a circular economy in tourism and aims to create a platform for exchange of best practices and build new partnerships among institutions and the private sector.

In keynote speeches and panel discussions, the conference will:

  • Focus on how the circular business practices can create value in tourism
  • Discuss opportunities and challenges
  • Present innovative practices
  • Discuss the future trends and developments in South East  Europe

Topics will cover supply chain management in tourism, circular practices in tourism as a contributor to sustainable cities, sustainable waste management, challenges and opportunities for circular economy in tourism and technology trends of the future of travel.


The participants are senior government and European Union officials, leading international enterprises, leading innovative companies and circular economy experts and representatives from the NCPCs.