Actions to support tourism SMEs

If you are a tourism SME located in one of the 7 TOURBIT destinations: Belgium, Lapland (Finland), Île de France (France), Iceland, Portugal, Slovenia, and Catalonia (Spain) and you seek to foster your digitalisation, the Tourbit project offers you many activities to support your digitalisation journey, have a look!

LEARN about trends, experiences, success cases, skills


Assess your level of digitalisation via the Digital Readiness Index (DRI), and receive recommendations to boost it.

Discover the most recent trends and top technologies applied to tourism:

– Watch the Tourism 4.0 introductory webinar, a pre-recorded online webinar on the fundamentals of digital technologies and its practical application in the tourism sector.

– Read the Tourbit year release on the top, market tested and commercially ready for adoption technologies.

Gain some insights on technological solutions for tourism SMEs in our Tourism 4.0 Deep Dive Sessions discovering these key enabling technologies: Data Analytics, Cloud Computing, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of things (IoT), Blockchain, Cybersecurity, Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR).

Acquire new skills depending on your digitalisation level (the webinars will take place in autumn 2023)


BUILD your network, enlarge your community, engage with the tech and start-ups community


Be part of theTourBIZZ – The Tourism Business Community:  you will be able to receive the most updated information on the Tourbit activities, connect with other peers, join the discussions, sign up for Tourbit webinars

Co-create new business opportunities with the tourism actors and the tech and start up community:

– Live Co-creation workshops in Tourbit 7 destinations: challenge-driven interactive workshops to accelerate the digital transformation of tourism SMEs, and apply design thinking methodology facilitated by digital experts. Realised in Autumn 2022.

– An European Matchathon will take place in Spring 2023.


TEST & IMPLEMENT your digitalisation project


Present your digitalisation project and get the chance to receive up to 8.000€ or 9.000€ (depending on the country) to support its implementation in the frame of the Tourbit Acceleration Programme that will start in January 2023.