Our mission

We help businesses and tourism destinations to grow and become more competitive and sustainable.

IPDT Projects

Team

Our values

Integrated action

We understand tourism as a complex economic and social phenomenon, that must be recognized and valued

Valuing people

We advocate tourism development models that primarily benefit the communities and its territories

Sustainable development

Our projects imply sustainability commitments

Focus on results

We exist to maximize the success of our clients

Achievements and recognitions

2020

Becomes a member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council

2018

Implementation of the first National Tourism Qualification Program for Local Administration with the support of the Portuguese Tourism Board.

2015

Becomes the editor of the special annual issue of WHATT magazine (Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes) - Emerald Publishing

2014

Becomes a member of Porto Airport Advisory Board

2011

Gets the award of the Tourist Merit Medal by the Government of Portugal

2009

Becomes an affiliated member of the UNWTO

2008

Launches the Open Tourism Academy - World Excellence Case awarded by the UNWTO

2004

Launches the first Tourism MBA in Portugal

Our experience

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
20
PROJECTS DEVELOPED
500
RECOGNITION BY THE PORTUGUESE GOVERNMENT
Medal of Tourist Merit

Our partnerships and affiliations

We recognize the importance of exchanging and establishing partnerships and protocols with national and international organizations that share the same values and purposes and have a healthy desire to grow. Through these partnerships we establish links with companies and organizations in all continents, with a special presence in North and South America, Asia-Pacific and Africa:

ANA AEROPORTOS

ASSOCIAÇÃO PORTUGUESA DAS AGÊNCIAS DE VIAGENS E TURISMO

EMERALD PUBLISHING

GLOBAL UNIVERSITY FOR LIFELONG LEARNING

GLOBAL SUSTAINABLE TOURISM COUNCIL

UNITED NATIONS WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION

WORLDWIDE HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM THEMES