11 / 14November, 2013 Italy - Russia: the Foundation Metropoli on the Task Force SMEs
The Foundation has participated in the Forum on Tourism
It closes with a positive results the participation of the Foundation Metropoli Byzantium, chaired by Igor Danilov, on the 23rd Italian Russian Task Force on the districts and SMEs , which ended today in Turin. Four days of work, promoted by the Ministry of Economic Development and the Commercial Representation of the Russia in Italy, with the aim to support collaboration for the industrial development of the two countries.
The Delegation of the Foundation Metropoli took part in the Forum on Tourism '”New opportunities for cooperation in the tourism sector “, a round table discussion on the possibilities of development in the field of wellness tourism, tourism in the mountains and cities of art, cruise on yachts, shopping tours, training of personnel for the tourism sector .
The Task Force was an opportunity to present to the institutions and to the tour operators of Russia and Italy the Association of City Heirs of Byzantium (ACEB), which aims to create a network of Italian and Russian cities on the basis of Byzantine culture for tourist trade and economic issues.
The ACEB project was also presented to the Deputy Director of the Federal Agency for Tourism of the Russian Federation, Evgeniy Pisarevskiy, who has offered his help in the implementation of the various initiatives, and to the deputy governor of the Vladimir region Gennady Amelin, who is made available to support the enlargement of the Association ACEB to other cities that are part of the region of Vladimir.