Development of the wellness tourism in Belgium
Intervention date : 2005- mars à décembre
Organisation of a training session on wellness tourism for the tourist accommodations owners of the province of Namur. Organisation of study trip in France and Germany. Audits of the hotels interested by developping the product.
Bureau economique de la province de Namur. BEP.
Training for setting up university spin-offs
Intervention date : 2004-01-18
Project head for a European UNISPIN programme to promote university spin-offs. Organising a seminar to sensitise research centres and politicians and government officials in charge of scientific research to entrepreneurship. Audit of 10 universities and research centres of the Academy of Sciences in the Czech Republic with a view to introducing two UNISPIN programmes, the first at the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and the second at Prague Technical University, to help researchers create their own companies. PHARE project, in partnership with Dutch, Irish and Swedish partners
Client: TII, Luxembourg
2000 - 2002
Training universities to the European funds available for setting up spin-offs support
Intervention date : 1997-2000
European marketing of the UNISPIN programme, which seeks to introduce programmes in universities to sensitise science students and researchers to entrepreneurship and to assist them in creating their own business. Intervention in workshops on available European financing to support spin-off creation programmes.
Marketing of the UNISPIN workshops at Twente 1997 and 1998 (NL), Dundalk 1997 (IRL), Linköping 1997 (S), Rome 1999 (I) , Cardiff 2000 (UK), Prague 2000.
Client: Technology Innovation Information (TII) asbl, Luxembourg,
European tools for international SME cooperation
Intervention date : 1993
Training European operations managers in international cooperation between Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises.
Client: Small Business Training Centre (Centre de Formation des Classes Moyennes), Verviers, B,
2-day operational marketing seminars for tourism managers in 5 Walloon cities
Intervention date : 1996
Training of managers from business companies, municipal and inter-municipal tourism organisations and tourist information offices in operational marketing: product structuring and distribution, communication, corporate identity, advertising, public relations, publishing, direct marketing, fairs, workshops, familiarisation trips.
Mons, Namur, Liège, Marche, Charleroi, B
Client: FOREM (Regional vocational training body)
3-day seminars for tourism managers in 5 Walloon cities
Intervention date : 1996
Training of managers from business companies, municipal and inter-municipal tourism organisations and tourist information offices in strategic marketing: the tourism system, resource/markets diagnosis, development and product strategies, strategic marketing plans. (Liège, Mons, Namur, Marche, Charleroi)
Client: FOREM (Regional vocational training body), B
Seminars for tourism managers from southern Hainaut as part of the introduction of the tourism development plan
Intervention date : 2001
Training of managers from business companies, municipal and inter-municipal tourism organisations and tourist information offices in: Tourism Marketing and Promotion, Town/Village Centre Tourism Quality Plan, Sports-Adventure, Guest Houses and Bed & Breakfast, Gastronomy and Regional Products.
Client: Intersud (an inter-municipal organisation)