Will Greece be at the front-line in senior tourism?

Prof François Vellas, AIUTA President and WSTC Director, had a meeting on Wednesday, 4th of September 2019, in Athens with Elias Foutsis, President NYC Athens, Nikos Mistriotis, AIUTA GB Member, and Prof Harry Cocossis. The main focus of the meeting was the next WSTC 2020 in Yantai, and the opportunities for Greece to become a dominant provider of Senior Study Tours. The participants in the meeting agreed that Greek Universities and Tourism professionals will participate in the next WSTC 2020. Here we should mention the contribution of Prof Harry Cocossis in the preparation of tourism associations and universities groups for WSTC. Another topic from the meeting’s agenda was the development of new U3A programs for seniors in coordination with U3A Toulouse and other U3As in Europe.