Conference Agenda

Saturday – 15th June

Welcome to all City Sightseeing Delegates – Sevilla-San Pablo Airport & Santa Justa Railway Station (All Day)

Transfer from airport/train station to hotel – Registration and Welcome Pack

Choice of Leisure Activities. On Your Own:

• City Sightseeing Sevilla Tour
• Aquarium
• Flamenco Dance Museum
• Guided visit to the Fine Arts Museum*
• Betis Tour Experience*
• Torre de los Perdigones
• Navigation Pavilion
• La Caridad Hospital
• Santa Ana Church
• Divino Salvador Church
• Casa de la Ciencia Museum (House of Science)
• Hospital de los Venerables (Hospital of the Venerable)
• 3 Guided Walking Tours

With Discount:
• Plaza de Toros de la Real Maestranza Bullring*
• AIRE Ancient Baths*

*Book at Welcome Desk

Sunday – 16th June

Welcome to all City Sightseeing Delegates – Sevilla-San Pablo Airport & Santa Justa Railway Station (All Day)

Transfer from airport/train station to hotel – Registration and Welcome Pack

7:15 City Sightseeing Run through the historical centre (optional)

8:30 Departure to visit the Cathedral Rooftops and the Real Alcázar (Royal Palace)
Dress Code for the Cathedral: Men should wear long trousers and women should have a shawl or a top covering their shoulders. Knees need to be covered.

12:30 City Sightseeing Sevilla Tour

13:30 Free Time
Check out our tapas suggestions in the “Discover Seville” guide.

Sport Competitions & Leisure Activities*:

15:00 • 4th Annual CS Golf Tournament

17:00 • Flamenco Dance Workshop
• Showcooking at Mercado de Triana
• 7th Annual CS Football World Cup at a     LaLiga football facility
• Bike Tour
• Segway Tour

*Book on Annual Conference website

20:30 Departure to the Welcome Cocktail from the hotel.
The Welcome Cocktail starts at 21:00 at the Atalaya Terrace – Eurostars Torre Sevilla, the highest rooftop bar in Andalusia

Monday – 17th June

7:15 City Sightseeing Run through the historical centre (optional)

9:00 Departure to Jerez de la Frontera

10:30 Visit to the Yeguada La Cartuja-Hierro del Bocado to explore a traditional horse stable of Pure Spanish Carthusian horses followed by a horse show.

12:30 City Sightseeing Jerez Tour

13:30 Visit to the Gonzalez-Byass (Tio Pepe) wineries with Sherry tasting, flamenco music show and lunch

17:30  Transfer back to the hotel

Free Time

Tuesday – 18th June

9:00 Host Welcome
Enrique Ybarra
Welcome Address

Local Government Representative

9:15 Keynote Speaker
Tao Tao
Co-Founder & COO, GetYourGuide

9:50 City Sightseeing Seville’s 20th Anniversary
Daniel Vidal

10:10 Coffee Break

10:25 City Sightseeing Worldwide Update
Enrique Ybarra

10:45 Keynote Speaker
Claudio Bellinzona
Co-Founder & COO, Musement

11:20 Global Distribution
Oliver Nicholls, Chelsey Smith &
Andy Lawrence

11:50 City Sightseeing Marketplace & Website Update
Carlos Monsalve & Antonia Jones &
Gert-Jan Ruiter (PrioTicket)

12:20 Workshop 1: Expanding our Boundaries
Participation of all attendees.

13:00 Wrap Up & Conclusions Workshop 1

13:20 Lunch

14:45 Keynote Speaker
Maribel Rodríguez

15:20 Keynote Speaker
Matt Cuckston
European Director, Klook

15:55 “Sustainable Transport, Challenges and Opportunities”
Carlos Gallardo
Sales Manager, UNVI

16:10 Coffee Break

16:25 Workshop 2: The Importance of Branding in Today’s Global Market
Participation of all attendees.

17:05 Wrap Up & Conclusions Workshop 2

17:25 “Bus Operative: 3 needs, 1 solution”
Bibiana Boros

17:40 End of Business Day 1

19:30 Departure to the Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony at the Casa Pilatos palace
Dress code: Formal

Wednesday – 19th June

9:00 Keynote Speaker
Luke Taylor
Director, Expedia Local Expert

9:30 Safety Management System Update
Szarina Hernández

9:40 Workshop 3: Being Ready for a Crisis
Participation of all attendees.

10:20 Crisis Management
Mike Craven
Co-Founder, Lexington Communications

10:50 Wrap Up & Conclusions Workshop 3

11:10 Coffee Break

11:25 “Redefining Walking Tours”
John Boulding
Group CMO, VOX S.p.A.

11:40 Keynote Speaker
Carlos Sentís
Founder and CEO, World Influencer Alliance

12:00 In the Hot Seat with… Carlos Sentís & Evi Siskos
(Actress, TV Host & VoiceOver Artist)

12:20 Workshop 4: Communicating with Today’s Traveller
Participation of all attendees.

13:00 Wrap Up & Conclusions Workshop 4

13:20 Conference Overview & Open Forum / Q&A

13:30 Lunch

End of Conference


Conference Hotel

Barceló Sevilla Renacimiento

The Barceló Sevilla Renacimiento***** is located on the banks of the Guadalquivir River in the Isla de la Cartuja, 5 minutes far from the Seville city centre and a short walk from the Alameda de Hércules, famous for its bars and restaurants. The hotel is well-known in the city for its architecture and design that evokes the Guggenheim Museum in New York, with 295 spacious and light-filled rooms. For business travellers, the Barceló Convention Center stands out with 25 rooms as the best convention centre in Seville.

Other facilities of the hotel are international food restaurants, an outdoor swimming pool, and a fitness room, among others.

For more information visit the Barceló Sevilla Renacimiento web site.

Conference registration is no longer available. Please contact the City Sightseeing Worldwide team.