Speaker at 20th Global Eco Asia-Pacific Tourism Conference in Cairns
From Monday October 15 to Wednesday October 17th the 20th Global Eco Asia-Pacific Tourism Conference was held in Cairns, Australia.
The conference brought together leading players from across the globe to examine best practice in sustainable tourism, tourism in protected and heritage areas, ecotourism, Indigenous tourism, interpretation, marketing, sustainability, strategic partnerships and climate change response.
Brad Towle, International Tourism Promotion and Development Director for the Tanabe City Kumano Tourism Bureau, was a concurrent speaker in the Sustainable Destination Management theme stream session.
He spoke about "Regenerating Japan's Spiritual Roots: A new model for sustainable tourism in the Japanese mountainside".
Thank you very much to the organizers of this excellent conference, for the chance to share our unique success story with other specialists. We enjoyed meeting and discussing the value of tourism and new ways to development it in a positive way for tomorrow.