MedInnovation Tour Hackathon: the pre-event of the “MediTour 2023” Forum at the UEMF

Miscellaneous announcements

The Euromed University of Fez organized in partnership with the Fez-Meknes Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services the “MedInnovation Tour 2023” Hackathon which was held at the UEMF Eco-campus, the October 13 and 14, 2023 under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism, Crafts and the Social and Solidarity Economy.

A flagship event preceding the 10th edition of the Mediterranean Tourism Forum, this hackathon aims to promote investments in this sector, strengthen interregional cooperation and promote the tourism assets of the Mediterranean region.  

This year's MedInnovation Tour brought together several stakeholders and experts in the field of tourism as well as entrepreneurs with creative ideas to rethink the tourist experience and offer new perspectives to boost Mediterranean tourism with a focus on the natural and cultural assets of the region. 

During this Hackathon, the preselected candidates benefited from several training, coaching and support sessions provided by experts to allow them to live an immersive entrepreneurial experience through workshops, round tables developed around different themes, notably “Design Thinking & UX/UI Design in the tourism sector”, “Sustainability and innovation in the tourism sector”, “Solution development, Product design and Prototype” and “How to picher?” ".  

At the end of these two days of collective reflection and intense work, several innovative projects emerged around the theme “Mediterranean tourism in projects”.

The awards ceremony was marked by the presence of several personalities representative of the public and private sector from different segments of tourism and those from the academic world.