“People do not travel, it’s trips that make people”
John Steinbeck

PROGRAM

Wednesday, September 26 (Centro ABANCA Obra Social)Thursday, September 27 (Centro ABANCA Obra Social)Friday, September 28 (Centro ABANCA Obra Social)Saturday, September 29 (Auditorio ABANCA)Sunday, September 30
9:00
Meetings prior to 2018 WTC
Session 1A: Itineraries and Nature
Auditorio 1st floor

Session 1B: Nature as inspiration for health and travel routes
Auditorio 2nd floor
Session 5A: Sustainability itineraries. Monitoring and management
Auditorio 1st floor

Session 5B: Sustainability of world routes, tourism and pilgrimage
Auditorio 2nd floor
I Option Routes on the French Way
II Option .Routes through Camino de Fisterra and Muxía
9:30
10:00
Welcome Ceremony. Open to public (in general)
10:30Coffee BreakCoffee Break
Magisterial lecture: Itineraries, spirituality, culture and biodiversity: a hope for the world
11:00
Session 2A: Itineraries and Nature
Auditorio 1st floor

Session 2B: Routes and people: economic benefits for rural communities
Auditorio 2nd floor
Session 6A: Sustainability itineraries. Monitoring and management
Auditorio 1st floor

Session 6B: Paths of pilgrimage for hope and a culture of peace: a network of routes for the Middle East
Auditorio 2nd floor
11:30
Itineraries of the World. Presentation by the participating Organizations
12:00
12.30
Session 3A: Itineraries and Nature
Auditorio 1st floor

Session 3B: Cultural Heritage of the Way of St. James. Preservation and spiritual values of the Jacobean routes
Auditorio 2nd floor
Session 8: Routes and Technology II
Auditorio 1st floor
Session 9: Routes promotion
13:00
13:30
14:00PAUSEPAUSEPAUSE
14:30
15:00
15:30
16:00
Session 4A: Itineraries and Nature
Auditorio 1st floor

Session 4B: Paths of pilgrimage and historical and cultural heritage
Auditorio 2nd floor
Session 7: Routes and Technology I
Auditorio 1st floor
Session 10: Experiences and social benefits of the routes
16:30
17:00
The World Roads of Santiago de Compostela - Commitment of Hope
17:30
18:00Social program: Tour guided old part of Santiago de Compostela and Plaza de abastos market Social program: Tour Guided to Bonaval and Belvis parks
18:30
Conclusions and official closing of the 2018 WTC
19:00Opening Ceremony
19:30
20:00

Social Program: Welcome Party  Tapas The World Trails

St. Martin Pinario's Cloister, Santiago de Compostela

Trail Film Festival: A World of Trails
Auditorio ABANCA
20:30

Social Program: Camino de Santiago Party

Hostal dos Reis Católicos, Santiago de Compostela

21:00
21:30
22:00
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