Reinventing Venice with sustainable tourism

Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Transforming tourism in a driver of sustainable development. The case for the use of social innovation and digital technologies.

Conference by Valeria Duflot, an entrepreneur, social innovator, sustainability advocate, tech4good practitioner, as well as a speaker, consultant, and mentor. She has chosen to dedicate her life  to creating a positive impact and does so by inventing solutions to our biggest challenges and helping others be successful at achieving their own mission. For the past ten years, she has been successfully empowering people through technology, communication, and community building.

Herself and her work have been featured in Forbes, CNN, BBC, and more. Valeria's innovative approaches to social challenges have been highlighted by international awards rewarding digital social innovations changing society such as the World Summit Awards and the European Youth Awards and have led her to address global leaders at strategic international events such as the Bled Strategic Forum, and the European Travel Commission Conference.

She is currently focused on transforming the tourism industry -one of the biggest sectors in the world- into a driver of sustainable development. She does so through the social initiatives she co-founded: Venezia Autentica and Overtourism Solution. She also is TBS Alumni (Promo Toulouse Mastère Spécialisé Management des biotechnologies years 2010-2011).