The transnational stakeholder workshop in Lyon is the first official opportunity to get in close contact with a major stakeholder group attracting tourist flows in the Alpine regions: Thermal Spa's. In collaboration with the Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes and the Regional Thermal Federation several best practice examples will be presented in order to favor fruitful discussions and enhance synergies all over the Alpine thermal regions. Among the best practice examples on the agenda there is:

• Regional Thermal Plan by the Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
• Regional investments in thermal towns of Vals-les-Bains, Brides-Les-Bains and Châtel-Guyon
• Concept study on preventative health in thermal sector by the Regional Interuniversity Institute of Thermal Medicine
• Study “mountain & health” by Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes tourism board

Due to the current Covid situation, sanitary regulations have to be respected.