THE VOICE OF THE TRAVEL INDUSTRY
THE VOICE OF THE TRAVEL INDUSTRY

The Education Committee monitors recent issues of apprenticeship, vocational training and human resource management in the tourism industry. The Committee consists of 20 members - representatives of travel agencies, tour operators, service providers, universities, tourism schools, or other experts. The Committee's Chair is Prof. Armi Brysch.

The Committee sets its own programme for the period 2014 - 2016. It focus on the marketing campaign “Booking the future” for young talents and moreover on instruments for employees retention. See for more information the website Opens external link in new windowwww.tourismus-azubi.de

Due to the economic crisis in south europe the labor market faces big challenges. The unemployment rate is increasing, esp. for younger people. The Committee will evaluate best or good practices in order to support initiatives that fight unemployment among youth. Furthermore the body investigates quality requirements for educational provider to secure high standards in tourism and leisure industry.

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Members

Chairwoman:
Gläser-Krahn, Bettina (TUI Deutschland GmbH, Hannover)
Deputy Chairwoman:
Kohl, Simone (aovo Touristik AG, Hannover)
Members:
Brysch, Armin, Prof. (Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften, Kempten)
Freier, Christina (Messe Berlin GmbH, Berlin)
Fuchs, Oliver (DER Touristik Partner Service Verwaltungs GmbH, Köln)
Hermenau, Alexander, Prof. Dr. (Hochschule Fresenius, Köln)
Heymer, Dieter (BCD Travel Germany GmbH, Frankfurt am Main)
Höhne, Jörg (Alfred-Müller-Armack-Berufskolleg, Köln)
Hornig, Sabine (BFT, Berlin)
Lehmann, Ilka (Thomas Cook GmbH, Oberursel)
Schiro, Christine (Reisebüro Koch Übersee GmbH, Hamburg)
Weigand-Datz, Petra (Schule für Touristik Weigand GmbH & Co.KG, Frankfurt am Main)
Guests:
Becker, Harald (WIHOGA Dortmund, Dortmund)
Leiß, Gregor (Staatliche Handelsschule Berliner Tor (BS05), Hamburg)
Pfefferlein, Norbert (TCME touristic concept, Berlin)
Pillmayer, Markus, Prof. Dr. (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Tourismuswissenschaft e.V., Berlin)
Your contact
Schäfer, Cornelius
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Cornelius Schäfer
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