Programme 

The full conference’s programme (still subject to changes and updates) can be found here.

Programme at a glance 

Pre-conference day, 26 September 2018 

Annual National EuroVelo Coordinations Centres and Coordinators (NECC/Cs) Meeting

(only for EuroVelo National Coordinators)

 

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 15:15 First session

15:15 - 15:30 Coffee break

15:30 - 18:00 Second session

 

18:00 - 19:30 Pre-registration at the Hotel Radisson Blu for all participants of the EuroVelo and Cycle Tourism Conference 2018

 

19:30 - 21:00 Welcome Reception for all participants of the EuroVelo and Cycle Tourism Conference 2018

Conference day, 27 September 2018 

07:30 - 09:00 Registration

 

09:00 - 09:30 Conference Opening with Christophe Najdovski, President of the European Cyclists’ Federation and Jeroen Luys, Director of Toerisme Limburg

 

09:30 - 10:45 Plenary sessions

  • Ward Segers (Toerisme Limburg): Limburg is the Cycling Paradise of Flanders
  • Dries & Yuri (Wasbar – Chez Claire): Experience an ‘out of the box’ session
  • Josh Ibbett: Ever wonder what goes in an around-the-world bikepacking kit?

10:45 - 11:15 Coffee Break

 

11:15 - 12:45 Parallel Sessions

  • Experiences – Innovation
  • Cycling hardware – Cycle highways
  • Marketing and Promotion

12:45 - 14:15 Lunch Break

 

14:15 - 15:45 Parallel Sessions

  • Experiences – Developing successful cycle tourism products
  • Cycling hardware – Innovation
  • Sustainable Tourism – Combining bicycles with public transport

15:45 - 16:15 Coffee break

 

16:15 - 17:15 Plenary sessions

  • [Speaker tbc.]
  • Adam Bodor (ECF)

17:15 - 17:30 Closing and the end of scientific programme

 

18:30 - 22:00 Conference dinner

Social activities, 28 September 2018 

Morning: Several organised site-visits (approximately 9am - 1pm)

  • Bike Valley
  • Circuit Zolder
  • Cycling through water
  • Meuse route
  • Cultural heritage route

For more information on each visit, please click here.

REGISTER NOW!

Registration is now open, you can register here.

IMPORTANT DATES

24 May - Call for Abstracts

19 June - Registration opens

25 June - (Extended) Deadline Abstract submission

mid July - Abstract acceptance notification

12 September at 12:00 CET - Registration closes

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