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IEG: AT TTG, SIA AND SUN 2018, ACCESSIBLE TOURISM WITH ´YOUR DISABILITY MANAGER´
Press release n. 7 of the 11/10/2018 10.20.27 ( download )
The service, provided by Bed&Care and Village for All, helps tourism operators and hoteliers to effectively meet the requests of travellers with special needs. In line with Italian Exhibition Group´s proven effort, the service meets the demand for accessibility required by 13% of the world´s population
.Rimini, 8th October 2018 . Attention and concrete effort for increasingly more accessible tourism is growing. The 2018 edition of the three great tourist and hospitality supply chain marketplaces , organized by Italian Exhibition Group, will be presenting the Your Disability Manager service. TTG Travel Experience, SIA Hospitality Design and SUN Beach&Outdoor Style (staged simultaneously at Rimini Expo Centre from 10th to 12th October) will be featuring a consultancy service, specialized assistance and equipment rental in order to make the overnight stays and movements of visitors with special needs easier.
An important support to meet the demand for accessibility required by 13% of the world´s population. Europe alone counts about 127 million people .9.9 million of whom are in Italy - elderly people or people with disabilities of various kinds who want to travel and are in search of tourist facilities and destinations equipped to satisfy their specific needs.
The service is provided by two societies that promote it, Bed&Care and Village for All, and will be available at Rimini Expo Centre for users who find getting around difficult. Special mobility scooters will be available for use at the contact point in South Hall to visitors who have made an on-line booking by accessing the homepage of the three Shows,
Yet another brick that is well-positioned in the field of attention to questions of disability and accessibility for which IEG has always stood out by providing disabled users with numerous means of support for visiting the halls: from reserved parking to easily accessible entrances, easy access to the main line Milan . Bari railway station, appropriately equipped toilets and wheelchair availability.
YOUR DISABILITY MANAGER: HOW IT WORKS
The service offered by Bed&Care and Village for All is aimed at organizations, companies, hospitality facilities and professional tourism operators and offers support in meeting the requests of their clients with special needs. The service consists of activating an on-line help-desk through which the special needs client can book all the assistance services, rentals and transfers required. The help-desk is accessible through a banner placed on the homepage of the company´s website. The company thus becomes a ´Your Disability Manager service partner´.
From that moment on, every request regarding the services available and information on the location´s general accessibility are managed on a landing page inserted on the Bed&Care platform, totally freeing the partner of the problem of managing these requests without the specific professional skills required to answer them.
For further useful information and bookings:
FOCUS ON: TTG TRAVEL EXPERIENCE . 67° SIA HOSPITALITY DESIGN . SUN BEACH&OUTDOOR STYLE
Category: International Trade Show; Organization: Italian Exhibition Group SpA; frequency: annual; edition: 55th TTG, 67th SIA, 36th SUN; entry: professional traders only; tickets: free on invitation; opening times: 10 am . 6 pm (last day 10 am . 5 pm); group brand manager: Gloria Armiri; TTG brand manager: Nicola De Pizzo; SIA and SUN brand manager: Mattia Migliavacca; exhibitor info: tel. +39 02 806892; mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; website: www.ttgincontri.it #TTG18 - www.siaguest.it #SIA18 - www.sungiosun.it #SUN18 . #thinkfuture
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