June 12, 2019

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Get the most out of your participation to MBS by taking part in the various professional-only activities that are scheduled.

Activate your network and meet industry experts and leaders throughout the day:

  • 09:50 – 11:00

    Pitches Session

    Startups will present their innovative projects for the mountain sector. Come meet with them and source your innovation of tomorrow!

    Youstiti develops digital solutions (Mobile App and Big Data) for ski resorts managers. They provide digital innovation to the visitors while helping managers with visitor flow management.

    Capturs is the first consumer GPS tracker dedicated to outdoor sports that allows users to share their outdoor adventures with others. The activity tracker uses the Sigfox network, and has unmatched battery autonomy.

    LB Sport Loisir creates Disc Golf courses and provides full service, from conception, to building, to following-up. The company also offers training, demos, and helps with equipment maintenance.

    La Marque Pyrénées is a network composed of private and public actors, individuals and communities, from all economic, social, and cultural sectors. Its members share the same solidarity and humanity values and are strongly bound by the authenticity and necessary protection of the Pyrenees. They are driven by their willingness to live, work, innovate, and engage in the region. They created the brand to promote the region outside its borders.

    Kalkin specializes in the digitalization of outdoor tourism activities. The company provides innovative digital solutions through various technologies, such as connected devices, mobile apps, and VR apps.

    ALPIM & CO
    Alpim & Co develops innovative bike racks for mountain lifts.

    Omniris Technologies provides a complete range of information systems to sport, leisure and culture players: ticketing, access control, stores, food areas, electronic and automation engineering.


  • 10:00 - 18:00

    Exhibition & BtoB Meetings

    Meet with companies that you targeted and selected ahead of the event. Your schedule allows for 30-minute long meetings.

    In between the meetings, if you have time, you may walk the show floor and explore the exhibitors' offerings. The exhibition hall is open all day on June 12.


  • 10:00 - 12:30

    Presentation of the project "Occitanie mountains as a bustling land from 2018 - 2025"


    • • Aurélie Maillols, Vice-President in charge of Mountain and Rural Areas, La Région Occitanie/Pyrénées-Méditerranée
    • • Marc Zarrouati, Acting Secretary of Regional Affairs, Occitanie Prefecture
    • • Gilles Bonny, Regional Affairs Manager, Caisse des Dépôts Banque des Territoires Occitanie


  • 11:30

    Food tasting

    At Ambition Pyrénées booth (D34)


  • 12:30 -14:00

    Business lunch


  • 14:00 - 16:00

    Pluriactivity in Mountain Region

    Brought to you by the Campus des Métiers et des Qualifications du Tourisme Pyrénéen

    This panel discussion will present the research of the Campus des Métiers on the pluriactivity in mountain region: how to enhance it and structure it in a wider scope? What role does professional education play in this grand scheme? What's at stake in the Pyrenees?

    Will follow a presentation of the Campus, its objectives, its network. During this time, participants will be able to meet with education staff but also professionals from the tourism industry. Topics of discussion could be as broad as: real estate, hydrotherapy, spa & well-being, sport & leisure activities. 

    The Campus des Métiers' network is composed of territorial authorities, high schools, training centers, higher education staff, research labs, companies, professional organizations.

    This panel is especially designed for the following training fields:

    • • hospitality
    • • tour guide
    • • equipment maintenance
    • • customer service


    • • Michel Muro, President, Campus des Métiers et des Qualifications du Tourisme Pyrénéen /Adepfo
    • • Pierre Torrente, Director, Campus des Métiers et des Qualifications du Tourisme Pyrénéen /ISTHIA Université Jean Jaurès (Foix)
    • • Sylvie Malaurie, Development Manager, CREPS Toulouse
    • • Jean-Henri Mir, Mayor, Saint-Lary-Soulan, and President, GIPE (Guichet d'Initiative Pluriactivité Emploi)
    • • Nathalie Palacin, Manager, GIPE (Guichet d'Initiative Pluriactivité Emploi)