The EU’s Tourism Education & Training Offer

a mapping exercise and performance check

October 21, 2015 - Square Brussels Meeting Center - Glass Entrance


Welcome to the Registration page of the final conference of the study ordered by the European Commission - DG Growth - Tourism Unit undertaken by CSES and NECSTouR to study the education and training offer for the tourism sector and assess its performance in delivering the qualitative skills needed on the labour market !


Why the conference ?

28 national experts have undertaken research in each country, highlighting good practice and identifying gaps in the tourism training and education system and provision according to the national industry needs. Based on this, our team has benchmarked the results in order to produce a European analysis, recommendations and an action plan to further transfer and deploy best practice.

The Conference will enable to

Agenda outline

The conference will last from 9AM to 5PM including a networking lunch offered by the organisors

8.30-9.30: Registration and welcome coffee

- The morning session (9.30-12.30) will enable to present the study and discuss the main findings

- The afternoon session (14.00-17.00) will enable to exchange knowledge and make recommendations :

  1. Accommodation & MICE
  2. Attractions & Destination Management
  3. Travel agencies, Tour Operators & Transport.

Practical information

The List of participants is automatically published online on this page under the Who is coming section, if you do not wish to appear, please do not tick the dedicated box.

If you have comments and questions about the content of the study for conference, please use the #EUTourismSkills and/or the EuTourismskills LinkedIN Group.

Click here to download the agenda, to read the accessibility information and to find out more about the study



For any questions regarding the Final conference do not hesitate to contact Sandra DE PUIG at NECSTouR Permanent Secretariat :



  • rue Mont des Arts
  • 1000 Bruxelles
  • Belgique