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Education and Research meets the Tourism Industry

We welcome companies, educators, developers and students to our event, where education and research meets the tourism industry.

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The program includes:

• Views from the tourism sector: experiences and insights from the most recent tourism season
• Research and development in Lapland UAS: sharing results and best practices
• Co-creation: mapping the development needs and ideas for cooperation
• Integration to Tourism studies in Lapland UAS

We offer a time and place for topical discussions, meeting colleagues and partners, not forgetting coffee and snacks!

The event language is English.

Provisional schedule

8.00–9.00 Breakfast served in Café Lumen

9:00–9:15 Welcome and Introduction, Markku Nissi, Head of Expertise Group (Tourism)

9:15–9:45 Industry insights: Santa Park, Arja Hemmi

9:45–10:15 Research and development insights: Creating and implementing education for sustainable high-end tourism throughout Europe, Ben Taylor

10:15–10.20 Students’ introduction to poster presentation

10:20 – 10:45 Break/ poster presentation

10:45–11:15 Industry insights: Andy Capey, Operations Manager, Wild About Lapland

11:15–11:30 Research and development insights: Enhancing cooperation between tourism education and industry From Research to Working Life -project, Malla Alatalo

11:30–12:15 Thematic group discussions on RDI needs, industry needs etc.
- Arctic readiness
- Tourism Safety
- Staff Well-Being
- Tourism impact to local community

12:15–12.30 Final remarks and goodbye!

Registration form

23.4.2024 9:00–12:30
Lapin AMK, room A142
Jokiväylä 11
Postinumero ja kaupunki:
96300 Rovaniemi
Tapahtumapaikan kotisivu:
Tapahtuman järjestäjä:
Lapland UAS: Research to Working Life (ReWO) (Erasmus+) and SUHET - Creating and implementing education for sustainable high-end tourism throughout Europe (Erasmus+) 
Tapahtuman hinta:
maksuton / free 
Ben Taylor ben.taylor@lapinamk.fi +358 40 610 5389
Tapahtuman kotisivu:

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