From 26 to 29 October 2017 will be held in Paestum the 20th Edition of the Borsa Mediterranea del Turismo Archeologico: the area adjacent to the Temple of Ceres (Exhibition hall, experimental archaeology laboratories, Archaeomeetings, ArcheoVirtual), the National Archaeological Museum (Lectures, workshops with foreign buyers), the early Christian Basilica (Opening lecture, Archaeoworking, meetings with the protagonists) will continue to be the suggestive locations of the bag.
The BMTA remains a venue of its kind original event:only the world's archaeological heritage Exhibition Hall and Archeovirtual, the innovative international multimedia technologies, virtual and interactive; place of deepening and popularization of cultural and heritage tourism themes; opportunity to meet professionals, cultural and tourism operators, for travelers, for fans; business opportunities in the beautiful surroundings of the Museum of archaeology with the Workshop among foreign demand selected by Enit and the offering of cultural and archaeological tourism.
A successful format evidenced by collaborations of international bodies such as UNESCO, UNWTO and ICCROM In addition to 10,000 visitors, 100 exhibitors referred 20 foreign countries, about 60 between conferences and meetings, 300 speakers, 120 supply operators, 100 accredited journalists.
Stressing the importance of increasingly the cultural heritage is as a means of intercultural dialogue, social inclusion and economic developmentevery year the scholarship promotes cooperation among peoples through participation and exchange of experiences with the presence of a Guest CountryEgypt, Morocco, Tunisia,: Syria, Libya, Algeria, Peru, France, Greece, Portugal, Turkey, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Cambodia, Venezuela, India.
Numerous special sections: Archaeomeetings for press conferences and presentations of cultural projects and territorial development; Archaeoworking post diploma and post graduate orientation with presentation of academic programs provided by the Universities present in the lounge; ArcheoStartUp where you have new cultural businesses and innovative projects in archaeological activities; Meetings with the protagonists where the general public intervenes with known popularizers of TV; International Archaeological Discovery Award, "Khaled al-Asaad"the archaeological discovery of the year award, named after the Director of the site of Palmyra who paid with his life for the defence of the cultural heritage; Experimental archaeology laboratories the dissemination of techniques used in antiquity to carry articles of daily use; Prize "A. Farrington" for the best dissertation on archaeological tourism; "Paestum Archaeology" Award awarded to those who contribute to the development of the cultural heritage; guided tours and educational for journalists and visitors.
Institutions, agencies, foreign countries, regions, organizations, professional and Cultural Associations, businesses and tourist associations, publishers will be featured in the Exhibition Hallto live starring four extraordinary days during the 19TH BMTA, in the archaeological site of the ancient city of Paestum, 26-28-29 October 2017.