Sezer Cihan

Sezer Cihan

Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality Secretary General Secretary General of the Union of Historical Towns

Sezer Cihan, born in 1968 in Denizli, is married with four children; a son and three daughters. He graduated from Selçuk University as a Survey Engineer in 1990. After that, he started working at Denizli Municipality. He worked at Denizli Municipality for 15 years, serving as the Director of Zoning and Urban Planning, and Deputy Mayor of Denizli. For 9 years, he served as the Head of Zoning and Urban Planning Department at Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality. During his service, he assumed the roles of Gaziantep Coordinator in projects financed by Sweden/Karlstad Swedish Development Agency (SALAR) and Gaziantep between 2006-2010; Project Coordinator in the preparation and application of the restoration project for Naib Turkish Bath, Boutique hotel, and the historical countryside coffee house, co-financed by EU grants between 2005-2007; and Project Manager for the EU Grant program conducted in co-operation by Gaziantep, Sweden/Karlstad, and England/Essex between 2008-2009. He currently serves as the Secretary General of Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality, as well as Association of Historical Towns, based in Istanbul with its 460 members.
 

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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