Leadership and Governance for Sustainable Tourism is a high level European Summer School addressin one of the most important themes in the tourism industry: how to professionalize sustainable tourism project management. The Summer School is an annual and European leading event that brings together key representatives of the tourism sector, highly recommended for project managers, funders, policy makers and entrepreneurs.
The Summer School is a:
- Training event leading to a qualification for trainers and senior practitioners in project management for sustainable tourism
- Knowledge hub to share practices on how to plan and manage tourism funding with sustainability and to improve project management and effectiveness in the tourism sector
- Funding marketplace to develop joint funding proposals, developing concept notes and matching skill sets between professional project managers and organisations
- Networking event to disseminate best practices and papers related to the theme “Project Management and Sustainable Tourism”
The Summer School is organised by the Foundation fo European Sustainable Tourism – FEST and the Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences – SeAMK, in partnership with Helsinki University, Ruralia Institute, University Consortium of Seinäjoi, the Regional Council of South Ostrobothnia, Leeds Metropolitan University, the George Washington University, Jlag and NECSTouR.
More info: http://pm4esd.eu/summer-school/summer-school-2014/