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Which Tourism Graduates Will The Tourism Industry Need In 2020?

Young Professionals

March 6, 2019

13:00 - 13:45

Hall 11.1, Young Professionals Stage

Qualified young talent is of the utmost importance for the competitiveness of the global tourism industry. How will the demands tourism companies make on tomorrow´s managers change? Well-known representatives from tourism practice give students and others interested in studying an indispensable overview and explain why the travel industry is an extremely attractive job market.

Moderated by:

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Schmude, Department of Economic Geography and Tourism Research, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, President, DGT e.V.

Panel guests:

Diana Borde, Director Organisational Development & Talent, Thomas Cook Group Airline

Prof. Kaye Chon, Ph.D., The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Dr. Heike Döll-König, Managing Director, Tourismus NRW e.V.

Werner Sülberg, Vice-President Corporate Development/Market Research, DER Touristik GmbH, Lecturer, Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences