Head of European Programmes & International Relations en Catalan Tourist Board/ Agència Catalana de Turisme
Blanca Cros has served as the Head of the European Projects and International Relations Department at the Catalan Tourist Board since 2015. She has been coordinating various European Projects, including Hiking Europe and CHARM (COSME), and currently leads projects such as Med Pearl (ENI-CBC-MED) and the Tourbit project (SINGLE MARKET). Collaborating closely with the General Directorate of Tourism, the department of European Projects is coordinating the Climate Action Plan for Tourism.
In addition to her role within the Catalan Tourist Board, Blanca actively contributes as a member of the Network of European Regions for Competitive and Sustainable Tourism (NECSTOUR) and she is an IGCAT expert (International Institute of Gastronomy, Culture, Arts, and Tourism).
With over 25 years of dedicated service in the tourism sector, Blanca holds degrees in Tourism from both the University of Girona and the University of Toulouse Le Mirail.