Project Details

Description

The Next Tourism Generation Alliance (NTG) is the first European partnership for building and improving a collaborative relationship between education and industry with regard to skills development in the fields of digital, green, and social skills. The NTG Alliance will provide employees, employers, entrepreneurs, teachers, trainers and students with a set of core modules in digital, green and social skills.

Project Scope:
a) To establish a Blueprint Strategy for Sectoral Skills Development in Tourism to respond to the fast changing and increasing skills gaps in digital, green and social skills sets.

b) To define a scalable mechanism and model for sustainable and digital curricula between the industry and education providers at regional, national and European level.

c) To create transformative cooperation in five key tourism sub-sectors: hospitality, food and beverage operations, travel agencies and tour operators, visitor attractions and destination management.

d) To develop, deliver and test Next Tourism Generation (NTG) Skills Products for professionals, trainers, students, university tourism departments, local authorities, companies to respond to the fast changing and increasing skills gaps in digital, green and social skills sets
AcronymNTG Alliance
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/03/181/03/22

Funding

  • Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union

Keywords

  • skills development
  • digitization
  • digital skills
  • green skills
  • sustainability
  • social skills
  • transversal skills

Activities

  • 2 Contribution at workshop, seminar, course
  • 1 Visiting a non-academic institution/organisation/company

European Commission

Corné Dijkmans (Visiting researcher)
25 Sep 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institutionVisiting a non-academic institution/organisation/company

4th NTG Alliance Consortium Meeting

Corné Dijkmans (Speaker)
9 Sep 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventContribution at workshop, seminar, course

3rd NTG Alliance Consortium Meeting

Corné Dijkmans (Speaker)
3 Apr 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventContribution at workshop, seminar, course