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Walking tour

Date: Tuesday, 8 October 2019
Time: 10:00 – 12:30
Meeting point: Rossio Square

From the rise and fall of a global empire, to the clutches and release of a reclusive dictatorship; from a city destroyed by earthquake, to one rebuilt as a cultural destination – keep your cameras at the ready as we take you on a 2.5-hour walking tour through Lisbon’s top sites and fascinating history.  This tour begins at Rossio Square – just look for the red umbrellas!
Spaces will be limited, so please confirm your place on the tour by emailing Joana Nunes, joana@neweuropetours.eu

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Conference bar

Date: 7-10 October 2019
Time: 21:30 – 00:00
Venue: S. Jorge Bar, Altis Grand Hotel

Need some time to decompress, continue an inspiring conversation you had during the conference or simply want to take in the panoramic views of Lisbon? Then join us each evening between 7 – 10 October at the Conference Bar to do just that! You’ll find us at the S. Jorge Bar in the Altis Grand Hotel.

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WYSTC first-timer excursion (invite only)

Date: Tuesday, 8 October 2019
Time: 11:00 – 13:00
Meeting point: To be confirmed by email

bitemojo invites all first-time delegates attending WYSTC to join one of its renowned food tours. Discover Lisbon’s local delicacies via the friendly smartphone app, which will take you from bite to bite and to hidden points of interest.

Spaces are limited. To register for this event, please click here.

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WYSE members reception (invite only)

Date: Tuesday, 8 October 2019
Time: 17:30 – 19:00
Venue: S.Jorge Bar, Altis Grand Hotel

An opportunity for us to show gratitude to our valued Members. Join us at the newly renewed S. Jorge Bar in the Altis Grand Hotel and enjoy the panoramic views over Lisbon while connecting with other WYSE members and WYSE staff.

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Welcome reception

Date: Wednesday, 9 October 2019
Time: 19:00 – 20:30
Venue: Estufa Fria

Have you ever kicked-back and relaxed in a Living Museum? If not, the WYSTC Welcome Reception is your chance! This year our annual welcome event will be held in the stunning Estufa Fria Lisbon, also known as the Lisbon Greenhouse. Be sure to join us for drinks, nibbles and botanical surroundings, we wouldn’t want anyone feeling green with envy after missing out.

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WYSE members and buyers reception (invite only)

Date: Thursday, 10 October 2019
Time: 18:00 – 19:00
Venue: Foyer E, Lisbon Congress Center

At this event we bring together our Members and buyers in a relaxed networking environment. This will be a great opportunity for you to further discuss collaboration opportunities, meet with industry friends or get to know new industry friends!

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Walking tour

Date: Thursday, 10 October 2019
Time: 19:00 – 21:00
Meeting point: Congress Center Lisboa

After a long day of meetings, join us on a on a stunning walk along the riverbanks towards Belém, taking in some of Lisbon’s most iconic views.  After this picturesque 25-minute stroll, we’ll take you on a 90-minute highlights tour of Belém, taking in stops like the Discoveries Monument, and UNESCO World Heritage sites like the Belém Tower and the Jeronimos Monastery. This tour begins outside the WYSTC conference – just look for the red umbrellas!
Spaces will be limited, so please confirm your place on the tour by emailing Joana Nunes, joana@neweuropetours.eu

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Global Youth Travel Awards

Date: Friday, 11 October 2019
Time: 19:30 – 02:00
Venue: SUD LISBOA

With a riverfront location in one of the loveliest areas of Lisbon, this year’s venue for the Global Youth Travel Awards, SUD LISBOA, may just be our favourite one so far. Expect tasty drinks, a delicious 3-course meal, revered entertainment and the prestigious awards ceremony all with a backdrop of the Tagus River and the famous Lisbon bridge; Ponte 25 de Abril.

Find out more about the Global Youth Travel Awards here.

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After party

Date: Friday, 11 October 2019
Time: 23:00 – 02:00
Venue: SUD LISBOA

Wrap up WYSTC 2019 with a bang and join us at the Global Youth Travel Awards after party, hosted by Selina. The party will be held on the upper floor of the SUD LISBOA, which, with its stunning views of the Tagus River is the perfect spot to unwind from a packed week of trading and networking with industry colleagues.

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Why attend

  • Over 650 attendees from the global youth and student travel industry
  • 180+ pre-selected buyers
  • Up to 48 pre-scheduled business appointments
  • 92% senior management attendees
  • 30 seminars and workshops
  • Up to 7 networking events