SEGITTUR and the COTEC Foundation for Innovation have signed a partnership agreement with the aim of jointly promoting innovation in the tourism sector in general, and in smart destinations in particular.
Montevideo (Uruguay) is the fifth city in Latin America to be accredited as a Smart Destination, a distinction awarded by the State Society for the Management of Innovation and Tourism Technologies (SEGITTUR), which falls under the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism.
SEGITTUR and TURIUM have presented the report “Spain and the challenge of tourism data spaces”, whose goal is to provide an overview of the role of data spaces in tourism for source providers, as well as for destination management entities.
SEGITTUR has presented in Sanxenxo (Pontevedra) the circular economy manuals for destinations and tourism companies, as well as the Guide for Best Practices, a useful tool to advance towards circularity in tourism.
SEGITTUR and Microsoft Spain partner to deliver training in digital capabilities for agents in the tourism sector, through a series of webinars on the technologies available for the sector’s digital transformation.
The Secretary of State for Tourism, through SEGITTUR, is working to create a Smart Destinations Platform, a project through which Spain aims to place itself at the forefront of tourism countries by using digitalization to improve the tourism experience and offer integrated services of value at the