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2015 Responsible Tourism Day Hangout

Planeta.com is hosting an online hangout to celebrate Responsible Tourism Day. November 5 Responsible Tourism Day Hangout Starting Time: Thursday, November 5: 12pm Las Vegas, 2pm Minneapolis USA/San José Costa Rica, 3pm NYC/Quito, 8pm London, 9pm Kiruna, 10pm Cape Town Yes @Ruukel … Continue reading

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Hack your own event #estc15 #EuroEco15

Announcement April 26-29 European Ecotourism Conference (Jachranka, Poland) hashtag: #euroeco15 April 27-30 Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference (Quito, Ecuador) hashtag:#estc15 Next week we pay attention to two events focusing on ecotourism: conferences in Ecuador and Poland. In conversation — hangouts, tweets, Facebook posts – with participants, there is … Continue reading

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Responsible Local Travel in the USA #localtravelusa

Source: http://planeta.wikispaces.com/localtravelusa Announcement: Starting in May Planeta.com and GetLocalFlavor.com host a national conversation taking inventory of where the USA stands in terms of responsible travel / Indigenous tourism / ecotourism / agritourism / sustainable travel and what we would like to see … Continue reading

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Volunteer during Responsible Travel Week

Responsible Travel Week (February 9-15) can use volunteers! Here’s a descriptive (rather than prescriptive) list of some of the things you can do if you’d like to get stuck into this global conversation: Digitize (old newsletters, videos, the history of … Continue reading

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Scouted: An Inadvertent Archive from the Search for a Cinematic Vegas

Las Vegas: January 15, 3pm An Inadvertent Archive from the Search for a Cinematic Vegas, a talk by Catherine Borg UNLV, Goldfield Room, Lied Library Sponsored by the Center for Gaming Research Podcast

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Las Vegas State of the City Address #lvsoc15

Las Vegas priorities in 2015: Major league sports, medical tourism and creating new reasons to head downtown January 8, 5pm Pacific Las Vegas State of the City Address @CityOfLasVegas @mayoroflasvegas Hashtag: #lvsoc15 http://kclv.tv/live https://storify.com/ronmader/lvsoc15

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Capturing the Uncapturable: Favorite Tweets from #NetHui

NetHui , New Zealand’s awesome Web conference, took place July 9-11 in Auckland. Next event: November 14-15 NetHui South in Christchurch. Details: http://2014-south.nethui.org.nz As a remote participant, I loved the fact that I could watch the plenary and breakout sessions. I’ve used NetHui … Continue reading

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Questions for the Congress of the World Heritage Cities Organization

November 19-22 the city of Oaxaca de Juárez hosts the Congress of the World Heritage Cities Organization. We’d like to focus attention under the umbrella of ‘Responsible Travel‘ asking the following questions: What do we – as locals and visitors … Continue reading

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Let a thousand conversations bloom #OpenAgData

Cheers to the organizers of this week’s livestreaming sensation: Open Data for Agriculture. It sets a new benchmark for events and government events in particular. Thank you for the live video, Storify features and Twitter hashtag: #OpenAgData. It was brilliant demonstration … Continue reading

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Marketing Local: Future of Travel Events

Today’s live Wednesday hangout focused on the future of travel events and trade conferences. The consensus of our panel was that more innovation is needed to make events more engaging locally and globally via the social web and simply being … Continue reading

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