Opening Ceremony & Dutch Hospitality Panel
25 October 2022


Tuesday 25 October, 2022 @ 09:00-10:30 CET
Aventus, Laan van de Mensenrechten 500, 7331VZ Apeldoorn

Directors of 5 Dutch Hotel Schools will open 38th Annual Conference with Panel Discussion

Dutch hospitality schools - Hotelschool The Hague, Breda University of Applied Sciences, Saxion University of Applied Sciences, Zuyd University of Applied Sciences & Stenden University of Applied Sciences will open EuroCHRIE Apeldoorn 2022.

Technologies and social development have been significantly affecting the hospitality, tourism, and event industry in the past few years. Dutch Hotel Schools, University of Applied Sciences, have been seen leading the education and research in the past years in many areas.

Conference attendees will be inspired by all 5 hotel school directors opening panel discussion. They will reflect the current and immediate past development within and outside of their schools. They will also share their thoughts and vision on future education and research to bring the gap closer between talent and the job market, as well as innovation and societal impact is driving institutes to a more sustainable future. We are excited to hear from them and surely this will give inspiration and serves the perfect role as the grand opening of the conference.

Irene Rispens 

Dean – Saxion Hospitality Business School
Saxion University of Applied Sciences

Gienke Osinga

Dean – Academy of Hotel Management & Facility Management
Breda University of Applied Sciences

About Aventus

Aventus is a regional training center in the Stedendriehoek region (Apeldoorn, Deventer and Zutphen). In addition to MBO education, Aventus offers vavo (mavo, havo and vwo for adults) and adult education.

The school has approximately 12,000 students and course participants and approximately 1,200 employees. The institution has five main locations in Apeldoorn, Deventer, Zutphen and 16 outdoor locations across the country.