Category: WLO News-Upcoming Events

Jan 1
1970

Study colloquium “Recreation Dimensions: the Cultural and Institutional Aspects” (Uruguay)

The group Recreándonos, Centre for the Promotion and Research on Play, Recreation, Cultural and Community Work, organizes this study colloquium to explore cultural and institutional dimensions of recreation.

The event is supported by the group Permanent Forum of Free Time and Recreation (Foro Permanente de Tiempo Libre y Recreación), formed by professionals from Argentina, Bolivia, Brasil, Venezuela and Uruguay. The Forum was created 22 years ago and it led the elaboration of the “Charter of Montevideo” (in Spanish) in 2005, on the occasion of the 1st International Congress on Play, Recreation and Free Time, which gathered 1.000 people from around the world in the Uruguayan capital. The Charter is a joint declaration claiming for the values of play, recreation, and free time in the region.

This event is highly recommendable to learn more about the specifics of recreation in Uruguay and the South American region.


Photo credit: Montevideo by David Almeida on Flickr CC BY 2.0

The group Recreándonos, Centre for the Promotion and Research on Play, Recreation, Cultural and Community Work, organizes this study colloquium to explore cultural and institutional dimensions of recreation.

The event is supported by the group Permanent Forum of Free Time and Recreation (Foro Permanente de Tiempo Libre y Recreación), formed by professionals from Argentina, Bolivia, Brasil, Venezuela and Uruguay. The Forum was created 22 years ago and it led the elaboration of the “Charter of Montevideo” (in Spanish) in 2005, on the occasion of the 1st International Congress on Play, Recreation and Free Time, which gathered 1.000 people from around the world in the Uruguayan capital. The Charter is a joint declaration claiming for the values of play, recreation, and free time in the region.

This event is highly recommendable to learn more about the specifics of recreation in Uruguay and the South American region.


Photo credit: Montevideo by David Almeida on Flickr CC BY 2.0

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Jan 1
1970

Get discounted registration fees for the Music Tourism Convention and the Music Cities Convention!

If you are a WLO member, Sound Diplomacy and Music Cities Events are generously offering you discounted ticket for the largest largest and most extensive gathering on Music Tourism and Music Cities:

  • Music Tourism Convention, Franklin, TN. Will be held 21-22 September 2017 and will focus on all aspects of music tourism, from destination marketing, to making the most of your music attractions to looking inside the world’s best festivals. Speakers include the VP of Goldenvoice Concerts, the Head of Marketing UK at Lastminute.com, the Executive Director of the Tina Turner Museum.
  • Music Cities Convention, Memphis, TN. Will be held 26 October 2017 and will focus on all aspects of music in cities from the problems facing artists to music strategies in cities to smart music cities and how data can be harnessed to help artists. Speakers include Chief Cultural Officer for the City of Philadelphia, Head of Culture for the City of Guadalajara and the musician Emily Barker.

These conventions are organised by Sound Diplomacy within the series of conferences Music Cities Events. Sound Diplomacy is the leading global advisor in increasing the value of music in cities, places and developments.

For more information on how to get the promotional code, contact media@worldleisure.org


Photo credit: Music Cities Events.

If you are a WLO member, Sound Diplomacy and Music Cities Events are generously offering you discounted ticket for the largest largest and most extensive gathering on Music Tourism and Music Cities:

  • Music Tourism Convention, Franklin, TN. Will be held 21-22 September 2017 and will focus on all aspects of music tourism, from destination marketing, to making the most of your music attractions to looking inside the world’s best festivals. Speakers include the VP of Goldenvoice Concerts, the Head of Marketing UK at Lastminute.com, the Executive Director of the Tina Turner Museum.
  • Music Cities Convention, Memphis, TN. Will be held 26 October 2017 and will focus on all aspects of music in cities from the problems facing artists to music strategies in cities to smart music cities and how data can be harnessed to help artists. Speakers include Chief Cultural Officer for the City of Philadelphia, Head of Culture for the City of Guadalajara and the musician Emily Barker.

These conventions are organised by Sound Diplomacy within the series of conferences Music Cities Events. Sound Diplomacy is the leading global advisor in increasing the value of music in cities, places and developments.

For more information on how to get the promotional code, contact media@worldleisure.org


Photo credit: Music Cities Events.

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Jan 1
1970

Mark your calendar for 2017 Hangzhou Third World Leisure Expo & World Leisure Forum!

2017 Hangzhou World Leisure Expo will be the biggest leisure event in the year 2017. Over 15 million visitors from China, Asia and the World are expected to be gathered at Hangzhou International Expo center, the chosen venue for this major event. The Expo is a unique opportunity to gain knowledge build up synergies with main Chinese and Oriental actors in the leisure business, educational, academic or professional fields.

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2017 Hangzhou World Leisure Expo will be the biggest leisure event in the year 2017. Over 15 million visitors from China, Asia and the World are expected to be gathered at Hangzhou International Expo center, the chosen venue for this major event. The Expo is a unique opportunity to gain knowledge build up synergies with main Chinese and Oriental actors in the leisure business, educational, academic or professional fields.

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Jan 1
1970

2020 Pinggu World Leisure Conference: walking the road ahead

The Chinese city of Pinggu will be hosting the 16th World Leisure Congress in 2020. On July 2016, Pinggu District Government and the World Leisure Organization (WLO) signed the contract that established the general basis for preparing the general program for the international Congress. Since then, quite a few movements have been made and the organization of this major leisure event keeps progressing steadily.

Continue reading “2020 Pinggu World Leisure Conference: walking the road ahead”

The Chinese city of Pinggu will be hosting the 16th World Leisure Congress in 2020. On July 2016, Pinggu District Government and the World Leisure Organization (WLO) signed the contract that established the general basis for preparing the general program for the international Congress. Since then, quite a few movements have been made and the organization of this major leisure event keeps progressing steadily.

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Jan 1
1970

Save the date for 2018 World Leisure Congress in Sao Paulo!

WLO, SESC Sao Paulo and the University of Sao Paulo (USP) are working together on the organization of the 2018 World Leisure Congress, the world biggest network of experts and academic in the leisure field, which will be held in the Brazilian city from 28 August to 1 September 2018.

Continue reading “Save the date for 2018 World Leisure Congress in Sao Paulo!”

WLO, SESC Sao Paulo and the University of Sao Paulo (USP) are working together on the organization of the 2018 World Leisure Congress, the world biggest network of experts and academic in the leisure field, which will be held in the Brazilian city from 28 August to 1 September 2018.

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