IMPACT Speakers

Gemmeke de Jongh

2024 Impact Speaker Gemmeke de Jongh


International Association Expert, Visit Flanders Convention Bureau

Gemmeke has over 15 years of experience in the Business Events.

On the one hand she gives strategic advise to international associations on how to generate positive impact with congresses in Flanders (Northern Belgium) together with the different stakeholders in the Quadruple Helix. On the other she helps destinations on how to shift towards a more purposeful business model.

She launched several initiatives e.g. The Legacy Project and The International Alliance for Impact. Since September 2023 Gemmeke got involved in a brand new European Project: BEFuture whereby the goal is to shape a more sustainable and digital future for the industry and beyond.

Based in the capital of the European Union, Gemmeke has strong knowledge of the European policies in the field of tourism and culture.

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Destination Greater Victoria is honoured to be based on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen-speaking peoples of the Songhees Nation and the Esquimalt Nation, whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.