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Cristopher Doyle
Director Executivo da Adventure Travel Trade Association na Europa

Since 2004, Chris has played a key role in the strategic direction and development of the Adventure Travel Trade Association, which serves more than 1,100 members (including tour operators, tourism boards, specialty agents, accommodations and industry partners) in 90 countries worldwide, each sharing a commitment to the sustainable development of adventure tourism. In addition to serving as European Editor for AdventureTravelNews™, the leading digital journal for the adventure travel trade, he oversees the ATTA’s development efforts throughout Europe.

He travels frequently in collaboration with public and private organizations, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and development agencies as an ambassador and facilitator of best practices and long-range responsible tourism development planning.

Chris, who resides in Sweden and is an avid trail runner, also directed the content and execution for each of the ATTA’s first 11 Adventure Travel World Summit conference, now considered by many to be among the tourism trade’s top annual gatherings.

Carlos Costa
Professor Catedrático da Universidade de Aveiro

Doutorado em Turismo pela University of Surrey, é Professor Catedrático, Director do Departamento de Economia, Gestão e Engenharia Industrial da Universidade de Aveiro e do seu programa de Doutoramento em Turismo.

Coordenador Técnico-Científico da “idtour-unique solutions, empresa spin-off da Universidade de Aveiro, e Director da Revista de Turismo & Desenvolvimento. É Membro da Direcção do Centro de Estudos em Governança e Políticas Públicas.

É representante desta Universidade em várias organizações ligadas ao sector do turismo.