Paul Peeters has become a member of ‘Het Groene Brein’ network. This is a network of over 100 Dutch scientists developing a new sustainable economy. He was also interviewed by the New Zealand sustainable tourism site SustainNEWS about the role and limitations of technology in developing a more sustainable aviation sector.
At the South Central University for Nationalities in Wuhan, Dineke spoke about the way in which The Palace Museum (Forbidden City) in Beijing is currently interpreted for English-speaking tourists.
In the past week, Ko Koens, Mata Haggis and Goof Lukken were in the Dutch dailies and on television, about several subjects: last minute trips to Turkey, a computer game and a baby elephant.
On 26 April, Dutch daily ‘de Volkskrant’ published an article on booming tourism in Parkstad Limburg. Jeroen Klijs talks about tourism in the former mine region.
At the 31st International Tourism Student Conference in Madrid last week, the NHTV delegation of the International Tourism Management programme was rewarded with the Best Paper Award.
This week Jos van der Sterren was featured in EditieNL. He was interviewed on his thoughts on tourism in Turkey after the recent arrest of columnist Ebru Umar.
Last week NHTV’s Innoguide project team visited Laurea University in Helsinki to further update the tools Laurea has developed for service design.
On 12 April 2016, CARMACAL and Paul Peeters were all over the Dutch media. After an article on the front page of the newspaper ‘De Volkskrant’, media attention skyrocketed.
The ITTI committee has invited travel writer Tomislav Perko to give a guest lecture at NHTV. Tomislav Perko is currently a trend on Facebook with his readings about his experiences. He travelled around the world with a small budget using alternative ways and his TEDx talk has generated more than a 1,000,000 views on YouTube. You have until 8 April 17:00 hrs. to register!
Six Attractions & Theme Parks Management students spent 20 weeks on their minor assignment for Europa-Park. They had to develop a live cooking catering experience and came up with poffertjes, a traditional Dutch treat. It is the first time that an NHTV minor project is actually carried out by Europa-Park, the best European leisure park.