Cultural Routes Academic Workshop,
9 December 2021


The European Institute of Cultural Routes, in cooperation with the University Network for Cultural Routes Studies, held its first Academic Workshop online on December 9, 2021.


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The workshop brought together 265 scholars, researchers, students and other participants from 43 countries to exchange and share their research outcomes in the field of Cultural Routes studies.


Research presentations focussed on Cultural Routes, including (but not limited to) the following themes:

  • Cultural heritage (preservation, enhancement, interpretation, management, etc.)

  • Tourism (cultural tourism, sustainable tourism, slow tourism, tourism indicators and measurement, emerging trends, etc.)

  • Community participation (local communities’ engagement, grass-roots projects, ownership of heritage, etc.)

  • Local development (sustainable development, heritage and tourism as engines for development, etc.)

  • Impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic in the cultural, heritage and tourism sectors (emerging trends, use of virtual reality and digital technologies, creativity and resilience, funding and finance for post-Covid recovery, etc.)


For more information , please contact the EPA Secretariat at the following address: contact[at]

European Institute of Cultural Routes (EICR)

Abbaye de Neumünster
Bâtiment Robert Bruch
28, rue Münster, L-2160 Luxembourg
Grand-Duché de Luxembourg

Tel: +352 24 12 50
[email protected]

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Cultural Routes Academic Workshop