Tourism, Culture & Recreation

The fast paced growth of the sharing economy is changing the tourism marketplace - giving people new options for where to stay, what to do and how to get around. Especially city leaders face a challenge in striking the right balance, making sure that they capture the opportunity to stimulate innovation and support the expansion and development of tourism as a whole, while addressing the challenges it poses for the traditional tourism sector and the impacts on the city. This room demonstrates research, case studies and policies to inspire a balanced, informed city approach.


This room contains the latest research about the sharing economy in the tourism sector.

Case Studies

In this room we’ll present case studies of sharing start-ups, platforms, projects and best practices from cities around the world.

Policies, regulations & MoU's

In this room you find information about how different cities approach and regulate the sharing economy, in specific in the tourism sector.