RESETTING Final Conference


Thursday, 23rd May 2024
9:00h – 14:00h CEST


Tarragona Provincial Council Auditorium



The RESETTING project aim was to facilitate a transition towards more resilient, circular, and sustainable operating models of European tourism companies through the testing and integration of innovative digitally-driven solutions that reduce unnecessary burdens, improve the quality of the tourism experience, contribute to the decarbonisation of the tourism sector and more inclusive economic growth – not only for small and medium-sized companies but also for the residents of the destinations.

The upcoming RESETTING Final Conference thus presents an opportunity to explore the accomplishments of the projects achieved during his lifetime. Attendees will discover the project’s contributions and impact on the tourism sector, with a special spotlight on the cutting-edge innovative tourism tools developed by the project’s partners to empower tourism SMEs in their digital evolution.

9:30-9:45h | Welcome RemarksCarlos Brull i Fornt, President de l’Organisme Autònom Patronat de Turisme Costa Daurada i Terres de l’Ebre, Diputació de Tarragona
Roger Font
, Director Technological Consultancy Department, Eurecat
9:45-10:00h | RESETTING Overall Contribution and ImpactIgnacio de las Cuevas, RESETTING Project Coordinator, Eurecat
10:00-10:10h | European Support to the Digital and Green Transition of Tourism SMEsRicardo Aguado, Project Advisor, European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency (EISMEA) established by the European Commission
10:10-11:15h | Roundtable and Knowledge Exchange Session Five selected SMEs from five countries
Discussion facilitated by Eva Katsaraki, Heraklion Development Agency
11.15-11.45hNetworking and Coffee/Tea break
11:45-12:10h | Inspirational SpeechÀurea Rodríguez, Interim Director at EIT Culture & Creativity South West, book writer, speaker and mentor on technological & innovation matters
12:10-13:00h | Live Demo session on the Sustainable Tourism Tools and Other ResourcesFernando Brito e Abreu, Associate Professor, DCTI – ISCTE: STTs
Sandra Maria Correia Loureiro, Full Professor, BRU- ISCTE: Resetlytics
Gian Franco Mercado,Hospitalidad Emprendedora: IA applied to Tourism
13:00-13:45h | RESETTING Legacy: Panel discussion with EISMEA and other COSME projects representativesRicardo Aguado, EISMEA
Yeimy Ospina, Tourism4.0
Caitlín Breathnach, ST3ER
Eleonora Ambrosi, EU Digitour
Sergio Moreno, EURO Emotour
13:45-14:00h | Closing remarks and FarewellIgnacio de las Cuevas, RESETTING Project Coordinator, Eurecat
(venue: Hotel SB Ciutat de Tarragona)
Walking Tour to the Ancient Tarraco World Heritage Site
Master of Ceremonies:Ignacio de las Cuevas, RESETTING Project Coordinator, Eurecat

Why should you join?

At the RESETTING Final Conference, you can delve into an event teeming with life and activity concerning the various aspects of tourism, specifically innovation and digital transformation. You will be able to enjoy:

  • A roundtable and Knowledge Exchange Session, as you join five of the SMEs that participated in the project’s open calls to discover the direct impacts of the RESETTING project.
  • A series of Live demo sessions of the Smart Tourism Tools developed by the project, as you will discover firsthand the cutting-edge applications and tools the project developed!
  • The possibility of meeting like-minded individuals and businessmen in the field of tourism, as the event will be joined by many of the SMEs that participated in the project’s open calls, experts in the field and members of the European institutions dedicated to tourism promotion!