Malta, Gozo

8th OTIE SUMMER SCHOOL "Islands Events Management" in Malta

when 29 July 2019 - 3 August 2019
language English
duration 1 week
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 300

The 8th OTIE Summer School “ISLANDS EVENTS MANAGEMENT” is an initiative of Observatory on tourism for Islands Economy (OTIE) in collaboration with the Gozo Business Chamber and the University of Malta. One of the main goals of OTIE is to organise training seminars and courses giving the occasion to participants to know the tourism sector and to apply their knowledge in the development planning.

Course leader

Giovanni Ruggieri Professor of Tourism economy at University of Palermo (Italy) , PhD in Tourism marketing and OTIE President

Target group

Undergraduates and postgraduates

Course aim

The main goals of the summer school are :
1. Educating and training future tourism professionals;
2. Encouraging the future creation of events as tourism products in worldwide islands;
3. Creating new tourism products, especially events and festivals to shake off islands'associations with seaside tourism;
4. Encouraging the development of different types of tourism to extend seasonality.

Fee info

EUR 300: the fee includes frontal lessons, project work and final gala dinner
EUR 500: the fee includes lessons, project work, final gala dinner and accomodation at ITS campus