GSTC 2022 Global Conference | Seville, Spain | 12-15 December 2022

After two years without an on-site GSTC Conference due to the pandemic, the GSTC2022 Global Conference will be held in Seville, Spain, on December 12-15! GSTC2022 Sevilla will bring together international and domestic tourism stakeholders involved in the development and promotion of sustainable travel & tourism; including public sector, hotels, tour operators, corporates, OTAs, academia, development agencies, NGOs, consultants, and more.


A mixture of panel discussions and interactive workshops with international and national experts in sustainable tourism as speakers.


  • Monday, December 12th:
    GSTC Destination Members Meeting (private)
    Welcoming dinner (for all participants)
  • Tuesday, December 13th: Conference – day 1
  • Wednesday, December 14th: Conference – day 2
  • Thursday, December 15th: Post-conference tour
  • December 11th-12th: GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training (one class in English, once class in Spanish)

How will it look like?

If you wonder how GSTC Conferences look like, you can see photos and session recordings from the last two conferences we held in 2019 before covid time.

GSTC2019 Global Conference in the Azores:

2019 GSTC Asia-Pacific Regional Conference:


Registration includes

  • December 12th: welcome reception and dinner
  • December 13th: full day conference at FIBES (Seville’s Conference and Exhibition Centre), including lunch
  • December 14th: full day conference at FIBES (Seville’s Conference and Exhibition Centre), including lunch
  • December 14th: farewell dinner at Real Alcázar with a private guided tour
  • December 15th: post-conference tour in Sevilla historical center


Venue: FIBES – Conference & Exhibition Center of Seville, Andalusia, Spain

The city of Seville (or Sevilla in Spanish) is the capital of the Spanish region and province of Andalusia and has about 700,000 inhabitants, making Seville the fourth largest city in Spain. Situated on the banks of the Guadalquivir River, Seville has a rich Moorish heritage, and used to be a prosperous port that carried out trade with the Americas. The streets and squares in the historic quarter of the capital of Andalucía are lively and busy. They are home to many buildings that have the World Heritage designation, and many districts are full of traditional culture, like Triana and La Macarena.

Seville is a prominent business and service center in the south of Spain and has many hotels distributed all over the city which enable visitors to discover endless attractions. Museums and art centers, theme parks, cinemas, theatres and clubs are some of the many leisure options that a great city like Seville holds.

More information about Sevilla

Travel Information

Weather: December in Sevilla, Spain

Visa: Do you need a visa to enter Spain? Find out here.

How to get to Sevilla:

By Air: Sevilla Airport (SVQ) has direct flights from many European cities.

By Train: Sevilla is connected directly with 8 high-speed trains per day from Madrid and 3 from Barcelona. Spain is also connected by high Speed train with Paris, Toulouse, Lyon and Marseille in France.

By Bus.

Accommodation is the responsibility of the participants. Preferred and discounted hotels will be listed soon.