Cumhur Güven Taşbaşı

Cumhur Güven Taşbaşı

Istanbul Tourism Platform Coordinator

He was born in 1955 in Erzurum as the son of a teacher who graduated from a Village Institute. He completed his primary and secondary education in Ankara. He graduated from Ankara Gazi High School and got into the Faculty of Political Sciences in 1975. He graduated from Faculty of Political Sciences Department of Economics & Public Finance in 1979.
 
He worked as an expert at the Ministry of Interior Department of Research, Planning and Coordination  in 1980. He succeeded in the district governorship exam in 1981 and was assigned as a district governor candidate for Edirne. He served as the district governor of Göksun, Ardanuç, Pınarhisar, Kandıra, Banaz and Bodrum.
 
In 1990, the Ministry of Interior sent him to England, where he received training for one year. In 1996, he made observations in seven states as an invitee of the USA for a duration of 1.5 months. He was assigned as the Deputy Governor of Istanbul in 2002. He served as the General Manager of Promotion at Ministry of Culture and Tourism and as a Legal Advisor at the Ministry of Interior between 2008 and 2013 and acted as the Deputy Governor of Izmir in 2013-2018. He retired in 2019.
 
He undertook roles such as Member of the Board of Turkish Administrators Association Istanbul Branch, Member of the Political Science Graduates Association, Member of the Board of Vilayetler Birliği Turizm A.Ş, Member of the Istanbul 2010 European Capital of Culture Agency Executive Board, Responsibility at the Bureau for Preserving and Determination of Cultural Property and Inventory in Istanbul, Head of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites Istanbul Monitoring Committee, Member of the Müzekent Project Representative Board, Member of the Board of ICVB Istanbul Congress and Visitor Bureau, Member of the Board of Lütfi Kırdar Congress Center, Vice President of Istanbul Tourism Platform, Honorary Member of Tourism Investors Association, Honorary Member of Skal and Guides Association, President of the Disaster Association and Responsibility at Istanbul Traffic Foundation. He has been a Member of the Disciplinary Board of Fenerbahçe Sports Club since 2018.
 
Cumhur Güven Taşbaşı is married with two children and is the coordinator of the Istanbul Tourism Platform founded in July 2019 within the body of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality.
 

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Saturday 01/02/2020

From 11:30 To 12:30

02/01/2020 11:30 02/01/2020 12:30 Destination Strategies by Municipalities Competition in tourism has always been quite high. You have to put an emphasis on your differences and carry out promotional activities wisely in order to stand out among many destinations.  Cities and regions should use their cultural richness such as architecture and cuisine along with their special natural formations so that the local tourism is improved while regional development is achieved. In this new period, the kind of tourism moves for destination marketing that will be made by municipalities is one of the most intriguing issues in the sector. In this context, we would like to invite you to the panel “Tourism Moves for Destination Marketing by Municipalities” to talk about promoting the cities and to create a roadmap for tourism-oriented development.


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Conference Stage, Hall 2

Conference Stage, Hall 2

"Destination Strategies by Municipalities"

Ahmet Bayhan Cumhur Güven Taşbaşı Hatice Gökçe Başkaya Özcan Biçer Sezer Cihan
Time and date

Saturday 01/02/2020

From 11:30 To 12:30

02/01/2020 11:30 02/01/2020 12:30 Destination Strategies by Municipalities Competition in tourism has always been quite high. You have to put an emphasis on your differences and carry out promotional activities wisely in order to stand out among many destinations.  Cities and regions should use their cultural richness such as architecture and cuisine along with their special natural formations so that the local tourism is improved while regional development is achieved. In this new period, the kind of tourism moves for destination marketing that will be made by municipalities is one of the most intriguing issues in the sector. In this context, we would like to invite you to the panel “Tourism Moves for Destination Marketing by Municipalities” to talk about promoting the cities and to create a roadmap for tourism-oriented development.


In collabration with:




 
Conference Stage, Hall 2
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Conference Stage, Hall 2

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