Tourism and Service Management

Expert Talks: Latest Trends in Tourism, Hospitality & Events

Modul University Vienna invites students, industry partners, alumni, faculty and staff of Modul University Vienna every fall semester to expert talks about the current trends in the tourism industry, where international experts from different sectors present recent developments in business and research.

Talks 2020 (online available)

Spring:

  • Stefanie Bessler – Social impact Awards
  • Kim Jooste – MOL
  • Nikolaus Hutter – New Paradigm ventures
  • Valerie Hauff-Prieth – Crisis Management
  • Alexander Smutny – Facebook
  • Shawn Ardaiz – Kokoro
  • Daniel Horak - Conda

 

The Latest Trends Seminars offered in the fall semesters are mandatory for BBA Tourism students at Modul University Vienna.

2019

Philippos Ioulianou - ABB

Michael Potscher – Tourradar

Valerie Pitcher – Zoku Living

Pius Binder – Erste Bank

Michael Polzler – Remax

Simon Hala – Wombats

Tean Den Dekker - LabDesign

Dr Klaus Renolder - Triple benefit Innitiative

Alex Ortner - TourRadar

Sigi Zilbershatz - Secret Vienna tours

Sofie Ziethen - Service Excellence

Captain Joe

 

2018

Youri Sawerschel – Creative Supply

Adam Ernst – Goldkehlchen

Kevin Daly & Peter Biro – Lighthouse Orginizational Development

Isabel Gudenus – Medallia

Florian Kollenz – 25hrs Hotel

Isabel Laczkovic – Sheraton

Klaus Hofmann – St Martins Spa & Lodge

 

2017

Laurent Delporte, Luxury Hotel Expert (Paris, France)

Vincent Nijs, Flanders Tourism (Brussels, Belgium)

Eugene Quinn, Space and Place (Vienna, Austria)

Denise Kulhanek, booking.com (Vienna, Austria)

Johannes Lehberger, Relais & Châteaux Hotel Burg Wernberg (Wernberg-Köblitz, Germany)

Michael Dorfer, Moxy Hotel Vienna Airport (Vienna-Schwechat, Austria)

Bernhard Bohnenberger, Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas (Bangkok, Thailand)