TCWTA Workshop January 18 2019, Volkshaus Zürich

Town and City Partnerships in a Digital World

09:30
  • Opening (with coffee served)
     
10:00
  • Welcome Speech)
    Introducing of Participants
    Introducing the core topics and some thoughts related to them
    Thomas-Peter Binder,
    President TCWTA
10:30
Suggestions concerning the core topics
  • Experiences with a twin city relation, expectations and recommendations
    Prof. Dr. Said El-Batoutiy, Goethe-University, FFM
  • Relevance of Digitization Trends for Twin Cities from a Marketing Research Perspective
    Prof. Dr. Frank Hannich, Zürich Univers. for Applied Science (zhaw)
  • Communication between twin cities in the digital area
    Dr. Christian Djaffel, Alexander-von-Humbold-Institute for Internet and Society, Berlin
12:00
Aperitif
 
12:30
Lunch
 
13:30
Suggestions concerning the core topics (continued)
  • Reasons and prerequisites for a working twin city partnership
    Burhanettin Kocamaz, Mayor of Mersin, Turkey
  • Advantages of twin city partnerships with Chinese cities as partners
    Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Arlt, Director China Outbound Tourism Research Institute
14:30
  • General discussion of all participants about the four core topics
    Hüseyin Baraner, General Secretary TCWTA, with all participants
16:00
  • Coffee Break
     
16:30
  • Summary of the results of the discussion
    Hüseyin Baraner, General Secretary TCWTA
17:00
  • Closing Speech
    Thomas-Peter Binder, President TCTWA
17:15
  • Information about Zürich and sight-seeing in the city
     
18:00
  • Dinner in the heart of Zürich