Risks, Danger and Safety - Spring symposium on Tourism Safety and Security 16 - 18 April 2012

Organizer


The organizer of the Symposium was an ERDF-funded subproject subproject ´Tourism Safety and Security System in Lapland - Research and Developmen Network´. The aim of the subproject is to create and support safe business environment for tourism industry and enhance and coordinate tourism safety and security research in Finland.

The Tourism Safety and Security System in Lapland project is carried out during 2009-2013 by several EU-funded subprojects. The system creates an intensive network between tourism safety stakeholders: tourism entrepreneurs, authorities, municipalities, educators and 3rd sector representatives. The project also creates practical tools for safety management, crisis communication, risk management and foresight.

Symposium venue was the Multidimensional Tourism Institute (MTI) in Rovaniemi.