International Seminar on Greenways, Mobility, Leisure and Tourism Study Visit

Date: Thursday 30 September, 2021 – Friday 1st October 

Venue:  PALAU DE LES ARTS REINA SOFIA, Valencia (Spain) 

Live streaming broadcast  >> click here


The international conference and the ulterior visit on 1st October are organized on the occasion of the 10th European Greenways Award 2021 ceremony, that will be held on Thursday 30th September 2021 in Valencia.

The conference  is organised by the Spanish Railways Foundation (FFE) in collaboration with the European Greenways Association (EGWA) , with the support of the Generalitat Valenciana (Valencia Region), through the Regional Ministry of Territorial Policy, Public Works, and Mobility, Turisme Comunitat Valenciana, and the Chair Transport and Society


Preliminary Program       (Esp>>)

Thursday, 30 September 2021

11:45 – Registration of participants

12:15 – Opening and welcome

  • Giulio Senes and Mercedes Muñoz, President and Director of the European Greenway Association
  • José Carlos Domínguez, Managing Director of the Spanish Railway Foundation (Fundación de los Ferrocarriles Españoles)
  • Francesc Colomer, Regional Secretary for Tourism. Comunitat Valenciana
  • Arcadi España, Regional Minister of Territorial Policy, Public Works and Mobility. Generalitat Valenciana

13.00 – Non-motorised infrastructures and Greenways for mobility (I)

14.00 – Non-motorised infrastructures and Greenways for mobility (II)

15.05 – Debate

15.15 – Snack break

15.45 – Greenways for the development and boosting of tourism in the territory

16:50 – Successful initiatives and best practices in European Greenways

17:50 – Debate

18.00 – Closing ceremony

  • Roser Obrer, Director General of Public Works, Transport and Sustainable Mobility. Generalitat Valenciana.

Friday, 1 October 2021

8.15h – 17.00h. Study visit by electric bike to the Ojos Negros (Black Eyes) greenway (Castellón – Valencia) (walking option) and later visit the Greenway Interpretation Centre (Sagunto).  Currently FULL. In case of inscription, you will be placed on the reserve list.

=>  See program in spanish HERE 

=> Limited places due sanitary restrictions. Online option.

=>  Live streaming broadcast on You Tube, from the Valencia region –Generalitat Valenciana  channel     >> EN      >>ES

=> English / Spanish (with simultaneous translation)

=> Participation is free of charge but prior registration and confirmation by the organisers is required. (Closed regis

=> Registration OPEN NOW HERE  >> Registration for in-person participation are closed

=> Registrations will be confirmed from 23/08/2021

Please stay tuned for updates!

Internacional Conference and Awards Gala -from 8:53:18  / ENGLISH  


Promotional video of the International Conference on Greenways, Mobility, Leisure and Tourism, the 10th European Greenways Award held on 30 September 2021 and the Visit by bike to the Ojos Negros Greenway on 1 October 2021.


Location: Valencia, Spain