Special Valais days are being staged in the Swiss Pavilion from 12 to 16 June and 12 to 16 October 2015. Together with partners from the fields of tourism, culture, research and education, trade and industry, and farming, Valais will present itself as an attractive business location. The programme includes a wide range of B2B events with international specialist journalists, tour operators, restaurant owners and commercial enterprises. The purpose of these days is to exploit business opportunities, strengthen ties with the neighbours in northern Italy and boost Valais’ profile.
Official Valais Day
15 June 2015
To mark the official Valais Day on 15 June 2015, a special delegation will travel from Valais to Expo Milano 2015 in order to visit the Gotthard exhibition, the Swiss Pavilion and Valais’ presence. This delegation consists of members of the cantonal council and parliament, Valais National and States Council members, prefects and Loterie Romande officials.
Valais Agricultural Days
12 and 13 June 2015
Valais/Wallis Promotion in conjunction with the Valais trade associations will be presenting typical Valais products to an invited audience of journalists, food critics, bloggers, restaurant owners and wine stewards. Valais wines, spirits, fruit juices, cheeses and rye breads will be showcased in workshops, presentations and tastings.
Valais Tourism Days
16 June and 15 and 16 October 2015
Valais/Wallis Promotion is teaming up with Valais destinations that actively target the Italian market, and with other operators to present offers, new attractions and the Valais experience, in workshops and media meetings. Selected Italian tour operators, journalists and bloggers have been invited.
Business and Industry Days
12 to 14 October 2015
Business Valais, Valais Excellence, the HES-SO University of Applied Sciences, The Ark and other Valais business and industry partners are joining forces with us to run network events, presentations and conferences aimed at highlighting the regional economic structure, presenting innovations and generating new business opportunities.