Creative Tourism Webinar: Brent Hanifl / Thursday June 28, 2012 / Santa Fe: 7 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time
Brent Hanifl, Creative Tourism Consultant for the City of Santa Fe has led the Creative Tourism Initiative in Santa Fe, New Mexico since fall 2009. This initiative was created as a result of the city of Santa Fe’s 2005 appointment to the UNESCO Creative Cities Network and builds upon the successful International Conference on Creative Tourism held in Santa Fe in 2008. This initiative includes the new website santafecreativetourism.org with over 175 available workshops, classes and experiences within Santa Fe and its surrounding communities. Brent earned a Bachelor of Science in Recreation and Tourism from Winona State University in Winona, Minnesota. He currently lives in Santa Fe with his wife and child.
You are invited to the City of Santa Fe’s second Global Conversation on Creative Tourism!
Thursday June 28, 2012
Santa Fe: 7 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time
New York: 9:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time
Beijing: 9 p.m. China Standard Time
Europe 3:00 p.m. Central European Time
Since the 2008 UNESCO International Conference on Creative Tourism, Santa Fe has been actively engaged in monitoring the evolution of creative tourism internationally and in building an infrastructure for gleaning the economic benefits of creative tourism. This Webinar will continue the conversation begun in 2008. Invited participants include speakers and attendees from the 2008 Conference as well as representatives of cities and countries which currently offer creative tourism experiences. Specifically our goal is to identify best practices in creative tourism that have enhanced local economies. Our focus will be on what’s been happening in creative tourism worldwide and what results have been produced.
A conversation with:
Professor Greg Richards
Co-originator of the creative tourism concept
Professor of Leisure Studies at the University of Tilburg Netherlands (info)
Councilor Rebecca Wurzburger
Mayor Pro Tem – City of Santa Fe
Initiator of the Santa Fe UNESCO Creative Cities Network appointment
& 2008 Santa Fe International Conference on Creative Tourism (info)
Executive Director Santa Fe Arts Commission (info)
Cofounder and manager of the Creative Tourism Network
Director of the Barcelona Creative Tourism program (info)
Creative Tourism Consultant for the City of Santa Fe (info)
Registration and stream LIVE at www.creativewebinar.org