Conference on international senior tourism held on the Azores

Today, 30th of September, WSTC Director Prof. François Vellas participated in the International Conference on Senior Tourism in Ponta Delgada, Azorean islands. The conference was organized by the U3A at the Azores University under the management of Prof. Carlos Santos.

Prof. Vellas’ speech was focused on the following topics:

  • U3As worldwide as the flagman of life long learning for seniors.
  • Senior tourism as an key aspect of seniors’ quality of life and well-being, as well a way to enhance learning.
  • The preparation of next WSTC 2020 in Yantai, China.

Representatives from INATEL and U3As from all Portugal  with RUTIS the U3As National Portuguese Association and Algarve, Lisboa and Coimbra Universities spoke in this important conference.