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Greece Looks to Establish Tourism Education Departments in Ancient Olympia and Kos

The Greek Tourism Ministry is looking to establish two new tourism education departments, one in the area of Ancient Olympia and another on the island of Kos.

UNWTO and Sommet Education Offer 30 Scholarships for Tourism Studies

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has partnered with Sommet Education to offer 30 scholarships for tourism education programs.

Les Roches Launches a Global Search for Hospitality’s Next Disruptor

Les Roches has launched a competition that will enable one candidate globally to earn a full scholarship for the world-first Master’s in Hospitality Strategy and Digital Transformation.

Op-Ed: What is the Impact of Covid-19 on Educational Institutions?

"Digitalization has become a necessity with the Covid-19 crisis being a catalyzer of the digital transformation in the education world," says Sommet Education CIO Eric Wyttynck.

Op-Ed: In ‘The Day After’, Hospitality is the Future

“Decisions taken now will shape the hospitality of tomorrow,” says Sommet Education CEO Benoît-Etienne Domenget, referring to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the industry.

Coronavirus: Greece Shuts All Schools for Two Weeks

All schools and universities in Greece will remain closed for the next 14 days in efforts to contain the spread of the coronavirus in the country.

Glion and Les Roches Rank in World’s Top Three in Hospitality and Leisure Management

Glion and Les Roches, two higher institutions of Sommet Education, share third position in the world ranking for Hospitality and Leisure Management in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020

UNWTO: Tourism Academy and StartUp Competition on Agenda for Greece

The UNWTO is keen on creating an international center in Greece, associated to the UNWTO Academy, to upgrade the country's tourism education.

Greek Hotels Report Worker Shortage

While thousands of jobs were available in Greece's hospitality sector in 2019, many positions remained unfilled, according to a study by ITEP.

INSETE Brings Swiss Hospitality to Athens with EHL Seminar

INSETE and EHL Advisory Services in March will hold a seminar on "Maximizing Revenue & Managing Distribution” for tourism professionals in Athens.

École Ducasse Unveils Exclusive Partnerships for 2020

The three French schools of the École Ducasse network - the Paris Studio, the Paris Campus and the École Nationale Supérieure de Pâtisserie - in 2020 will welcome prestigious partnerships as well as a myriad of talented culinary and pastries Chefs.

Sommet Education Rebrands Celebrity Chef Alain Ducasse’s Culinary Schools

Sommet Education has rebranded Ducasse Education, the network of culinary schools by celebrity chef Alain Ducasse, to "École Ducasse", in order to establish it as a global benchmark for culinary and pastry arts training.

Les Roches: New Master’s Degree in Hospitality Strategy and Digital Transformation

Les Roches Global Hospitality Education is unveiling an ambitious action plan to train the hospitality leaders and entrepreneurs of tomorrow.

‘ReBrain Greece’ Aims to Bring Back Greek Professionals Working Abroad

“ReBrain Greece”, an online platform offering incentives to Greeks to return to Greece, is set to open as part of a pilot program.

Greece Looking to Include More Fields of Study in Tourism Education

The Tourism Ministry is looking to introduce new fields of study to Greece's tourism education system, according to Greek Deputy Tourism Minister Manos Konsolas.

Greek Tourism Ministry Considers Training Programs for Unemployed

In view of the start of the summer season, the Greek Tourism Ministry is considering the launch of training programs for the unemployed.

Greece’s Tourism Ministry Supports US – Hellenic Education Initiatives

The Greek Tourism Ministry has signed an agreement with the Center for Hellenic Studies "Paideia" in the US to support efforts of spreading the Greek language.

Swiss Education Group: Στην Αθήνα το κορυφαίο Tomorrow’s Hospitality Leaders Workshop

Το κορυφαίο Tomorrow's Hospitality Leaders Workshop από το Swiss Education Group επιστρέφει στην Αθήνα στις 26 Νοεμβρίου 2019.

Smart Hospitality Center: Last Minute Offer σε Τρία Προγράμματα Εκπαίδευσης

H Smart Hospitality Center κάνει μια προσφορά τελευταίας στιγμής -20% έκπτωση- για τρία προγραμμάτα εκπαίδευσης στην διαχείριση και λειτουργία ξενοδοχείων.

Ministry Aiming to Upgrade All Levels of Tourism Education in Greece

The Greek Tourism Ministry is aiming to directly link tourism education with the true needs of the sector's businesses in Greece.