Skills & Education

Internal Notes

Opportunities with World Association for Hospitality and Tourism Education and Training


In the frame of its cooperation with NECSTouR, AMFORHT - World Association for Hospitality and Tourism Education and Training - is pleased to warmly invite and reserve a special treatment to all those NECSTouR Members interested into participating to their following upcoming events on Tourism:

Registration to MOOC on How to Design Smart Specialisation Strategies is now Open


Through this Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) you will have the opportunity to learn about: Smart Specialisation, Innovation Policy, Project Mapping, Structural Changes, Entrepreneurial Discovery, Local Capabilities, Regional Policy,...

Duration: 7/10/2020 - 20/12/2019
Cost: Course enrolment is for free
Participants: Practitioners, Consultants, Policy Makers, Academics, Students
Lecturers: Dominique Foray and Martin Eichler


Four Regional Examples on Talent Development in Tourism presented at the 2nd UNWTO Global Conference

Oct 10, 2017


In order to deliver a NECSTouR big picture on the Talent Development in Tourism, NECSTouR President, Region of Catalonia - Mr Patrick Torrent - presented the experiences of Catalonia, Emilia Romagna, the Valencian Community and the Business University of Prague.

That presentation happened during the 2nd UNWTO Global Conference on "Talent Development in Tourism: strategies for Competitive Destinations", organised in Marbella (Andalusia), from the 8th to the 10th of October 2017.



22nd AMFORHT World Forum in Tourism and Education


The overall Forum will be held as well as the AMFORHT General Assembly at the Novotel-Sofitel Eu-rope in Luxembourg City, together with BBI Luxembourg (Brussels Business Institute of Higher Educa-tion), from 21st to 23rd March 2018.
This year, our international speakers, AMFORHT members and attendants will all discuss together around the following contemporary theme: “Transform our world with education: Cooperation, Education and Development”.

European Vocational Skills Week 2017


The Second European Vocational Skills Week will take place on 20 to 24 November 2017