9.30 – 11.15 Tourist destinations – Management. marketing and branding, Patricia Yates (Visit Britain), Maja Pak (Slovenian Tourist Board), Filipa Maria Cardoso (Turismo de Portugal), Kristjan Staničić (Croatian National Tourist Board); (hotel Bellevue)11.15 – 11.30 Pause11.30 – 12.00 Sustainable tourism for sustainable destination development, Hrvoje Carić, Institute for Tourism; (hotel Bellevue)12.00 – 13.30 Meeting of tourism workers with representatives of the Government of the Republic of Croatia – Round table on the development of Croatian tourism; (hotel Bellevue)13.30 – 15.00 Lunch; (hotel Bellevue)15.00 – 18.00 Meetings, workshops and thematic presentations; (hotel Bellevue)20.05 – 21.15 Ceremonial awarding of the annual Croatian tourist awards – Top 10 of Croatian tourism; HRT1 transmission21.15 – Dinner; (hotel Bellevue)See the accompanying program, as well as other useful information here 15.00 – 16.30 Croatian Tourism Forum: Trends and forecasts: what awaits the travel industry ?, Vitalij Vladykin, Euromonitor; (hotel Bellevue)16.30 – 17.15 Performance analysis of the Croatian hotel sector 2000-2016 Emanuel Tutek, Horwath HTL; (hotel Bellevue)17.30 – 19.45 ESF – Establishment of regional centers of competence in tourism; (Hotel Alhambra; Hotel Bellevue)20.00 – 21.30 Opening ceremony of DHT2017, awarding of the annual Croatian tourist awards21.30 – Welcome cocktail; (hotel Bellevue) https://hrturizam.hr/kolumne/ Thursday, October 26th Days of Croatian tourism represent the largest gathering of tourist workers in Croatia, which gathers between 1500 and 2000 participants.In a multi-day work – professional lectures, presentations and working meetings, a traditional meeting of tourism workers with members of the Government of the Republic of Croatia is planned and a public award ceremony for individuals, representatives of the tourism industry and the best destinations. As this is the most important annual event of this type in Croatia, the ceremonial awarding of tourist prizes is planned with television coverage of the same.The organizers of the conference are the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Croatia, the Croatian National Tourist Board and the Croatian Chamber of Commerce.A special feature of this DHT will be a special boat that will be in front of the Bellevue Hotel where Slavonia will be presented as a destination, and I definitely invite you to experience the charms of Slavonia on Lošinj and learn part of the tourist offer of Slavonia. See the full program hereWednesday, October 25th
Batesville, In. — The Batesville Memorial Public Library will hold a holiday book sale December 7 from 10 to 4 p.m. and December 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.There will be great deals on holiday baskets of books. Elegant gift wrapping is also available.