[Event] CTR International Symposium “The Future of Tourism Education and Destination Management”
The Center for Tourism Research (CTR) at Wakayama University will hold this symposium series to promote the importance of destination management and tourism education and exchange knowledge and experiences on these two themes from various perspectives.
In Part 1 of this symposium, Ms. Kumiko Yoshioka from Tourism and MICE Promotion Office, Kyoto-city will deliver the keynote speech about the Kyoto-city’s initiatives. And in Part 2, Prof. Johan R. Edelheim from Hokkaido University will present the value and future of tourism education.
Register now and join us for free of cost.
* Simultaneous Japanese-English interpretation will be provided for this symposium.
CTR International Symposium Series 2022-2023
“The Future of Tourism Education and Destination Management”
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
2:00 ～ 5:00 PM (JST, GMT+9)
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|Part1 “The Future of Destination Management”|
|Keynote speech||"From a leading tourism city to a leading tourism and social issue resolution city: SDGs and the future of tourism in Kyoto"
Ms. Kumiko Yoshioka (Tourism and MICE Promotion Office, Kyoto-city, Japan)
Moderator: Associate Prof. Kaede Sano (Faculty of Tourism, Wakayama University, Japan)
|Part2 “The Future of Tourism Education: Bridging Teaching, Research and Practice”|
|Keynote speech||"Tourism Education for the Future: Valuable for whom and for what?"
Prof. Johan R Edelheim (Hokkaido University, Japan)
Abstract (PDF file)
Moderator: Prof. Joseph M Cheer (Wakayama University, Japan)
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Center for Tourism Research, Wakayama University
Sakaedani 930, Wakayama-city 640-8510, JAPAN
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