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ELEVATOR Project - Final Conference, Ostrava, Czech Republic


Ostrava City Hall.  (Photo: Kazuist)

Presentations and discussions of the ELEVATOR project publications and results with tourism operators, public authorities and NGOs, addressing accessible tourism "state-of-the-field", professional training, tourist guiding and advice for development of tourism businesses and destinations.

Conference Venue: Ostrava, Czech Republic

Date: 18th June 2018, from 10,00 (registration from 9.30) to 13,30
Place: Multifunctional Hall (2nd floor), Ostrava, Vítkovická 3369 (area of Dolní Vítkovice, entrance through Café Maryčka)

New! 14 August 2018
Download the slide presentations by project partners in PDF format, English language, from the right-hand panel.


Project partners will present project outputs, their experience with accessible tourism and good practice from their countries.
10.00 Opening and welcome
10.10 Accessible Tourism in Europe – setting the scene
10.30 Project ELEVATOR and its outputs

  • Accessible tourism training, report
  • Inclusive tourist guiding, Handbook for tourist guides
  • Accessible tourism guide for Visitors, Businesses and Policy Makers

11.00 ENAT (European Network for Accessible Tourism) & examples of good practice from Europe
11.30 Coffee break
12.00 TANDEM & examples of good practice from Italy
12.30 PREMIKI & examples of good practice from Slovenia
13.00 Discussion

Accessible entrance. Light lunch buffet.
Languages: The conference will be held in Czech and English with simultaneous translation.

Conference attendance is free of charge. Due to the limited capacity of the hall, we ask for the online registration, no later than 10 June, 2018.

Download the Conference Invitation in PDF format from the right-hand panel.

Contact: Project Coordinator, Kazuist

Telephone: tel. +420 725 091 616

Photo gallery from the event held at Dolni Vitkovice


General Information

Submitted by: Ivor Ambrose
Location: Ostrava, Czech Republic
Start Date: 18/06/2018
End Date: 18/06/2018


Accessibility auditing | Accessibility information, access guides | Accommodation services | Adventure | Age-related issues, (seniors) | Architecture, design and planning | Assistive Technologies | Attractions | Buildings and facilities design, maintenance | Bus and coach transport, touring | Cafés, restaurants, bars and pubs | Customer relations | Cycling and mountain biking | Demographics | Design Guidelines, Design-for-All | Disability, disabilities, technical aids | Education, training | Employment, working conditions | Festivals - music, dance | Food and drink | Gardens and parks | Health, therapy, wellness | Heritage | Hospitality | Hotel management, hotel business | Information and Communication Technologies | Lifestyle | Location-based services | Management of tourist venues and attractions | Museums and galleries | Nature holidays | Nature parks | Performing arts | Photography, film and video | Policy, legislation | Publishing | Rail travel | Religion | Retail | Safety and security issues | Shopping | Social tourism | Special services for disabled visitors | Sports | Staff training | Standards | Suppliers of equipment | Theme parks, leisure parks and water parks | Therapy, wellness | Tourist information services | Transport services | Travel agents | Travel services | Visual arts | Walking and hiking | Young childrens' and families' holidays and services