About the Conference

If you are a travel professional, social media specialist, branding and marketing executive or just passionate about tourism and the future of Romania as a travel destination come and meet 100 top bloggers, vloggers, instagrammers, snapchatters and travel influencers around the world to experience Romania and connect with other top content creators from Romania at our international travel conference on ‘Inspiring Succes stories of tourism marketing ‘.

We, the team of #ExperienceBucharest, have a strong belief that Romania can be very competitive in the tourism industry and has many arguments to win a leading role in the region. We also know that we can do much better in marketing our country and touristic destinations.

That’s why we invited speakers around the world to share best practices on how to implement successful online marketing campaigns to promote a destination and tourists brands.

The panels will consist of special guests, destination managers, international travel influencers and journalists and local top authorities, from Bucharest and Oradea.

Learn about social media, the branding of a touristic destination, success stories from leading destinations around the world and the trends in social media and tourism worldwide.


Inspiring Success stories of tourism marketing “. Location: Radisson Blu Hotel

09:00-10:00    Welcome coffee break and registration of participants

10:00-11:30    Success stories of promoting Romanian destinations, Bucharest and Oradea

11:30-12:00    Networking coffee break

12:00-13:30    International success stories of travel content creators working with national authorities and destination managers

13:30-15:00    Lunch


Panel 1 Success stories of tourism in Romania

Tudor Maxim

Founder of #ExperienceBucharest

Călin Ilie

President of the Federation of Hotels in Romania

Mihai Jurcă

President of Oradea Tourism board

Flavia Voinea

Director Bucuresti FM

Alex Filip

Founder of Bucharest City App & Tourist Card

Sorin Chirita

Bucharest City Manager

Panel 2 Best international practices in tourism and social media

Cezar Dumitru

Owner of Imperator travel

Stephen Chrisanthus

Destination Manager Florida

Georgios Stafylakis

Director of the Greek Tourism Organisation Office in Romania

Madalina Nan

Representative Office of Tourism Authority of Thailand for Romania and Bulgaria

Laura Ivascu Gadea

PR Manager Romania Travel Advance for Dubai Tourism