70 Athenians working in the tourism sector had the opportunity to improve their Russian language skills at four seminars held at the City of Athens Vocational Training Centre between December 2014 and March 2015.
Implementation Unit / The Athens Project
As part of the Athens Development and Destination Management Agency’s campaign to promote Athens as a city break and business destination, it commissioned a study on medical tourism and private healthcare. The key findings of the study, presented at the first Medical Tourism Forum in Athens, demonstrate that medical tourism is enjoying dynamic growth. The study analysed the factors driving demand for private healthcare in relation to household spending, the cost of health services, and demographics.
There is great interest displayed during this period for participation in the TBEX Europe 2014, the largest annual meeting of the international community of travel bloggers and travel media writers which is organized this year in Athens, from the 23rd to the 25th of October, by the City of Athens, the Athens Development and Destination Management Agency (ADDMA), the Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) and with the support of the Ministry of Tourism and the Greek National Tourism Organization—GNTO.
Conference, 09:00-16:30, 2 December, Instituto Cervantes
Workshops, 10.00- 19.30, 3 December, British Council
The Athens Development and Destination Management Agency (ADDMA) implements, since 2009, the European Program Municipal PROperty Management in South-Eastern, which concerns the management of municipal property.
The project concerns the development of tools and the implementation of a sustainable system for the efficient management of municipal property.
Through this project, the following actions were carried out for the Property Department of the Municipality of Athens:
The closing conference on the European Programme South East European Mobility Scheme which was organized by the Athens Development and Destination Management Agency (ex AEDA S.A) on Tuesday 12th June, at the Athens International Conference Center was completed with great success.