Call for abstracts and new website for the EuroVelo and Cycle Tourism Conference 2018!


The 4th edition of the EuroVelo and Cycle Tourism Conference 2018 will be held in Belgian Limburg on 26-28 September 2018. This exciting event is expected to welcome over 150 participants and 20 speakers from different countries. Registration will open in early June, but the call for abstracts is now open and the website of the conference has been launched. All you need to know about the event is available here!

It will be the occasion for professionals from the sectors of tourism and cycle tourism to discuss this growing market that has an important economic impact for the European economy. The conference day with the parallel sessions will take place on 27 September, and on 28 September, participants will have the opportunity to participate in field trip visits and social activities.


Abstracts are to be submitted on the website before the deadline on June 21st, and selected speakers will be notified mid-July. This year, we’re looking for abstracts on the following topics:

  1. Experiences – Innovation
  2. Experiences – Developing successful cycle tourism products
  3. Cycling hardware – Cycle highways
  4. Cycling hardware – Innovation
  5. Marketing and Promotion
  6. Sustainable Tourism – Combining bicycles with public transport

We look forward to receiving your proposals and to seeing you in Limburg!