Schedule
CONFERENCE PROGRAMME & ACADEMIC PROGRAMME

September 27 - 30, 2021

Here you will find the full final programme for the four conference days in Aalborg. Further down on this page you will be able to read a description of what the main activities include each day, and the academic programme for the concurrent sessions in PDFs.

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME
Days start between 08:00 and 09:00 CET (24H)

MONDAY

September 27

Network Day/Social day 

  • 08:00 - 17:00

    • Social/networking tour to the Raw Danish West Coast (Thy)* 

      • Pick up at Comwell Hotel, Vesterbro 2, 9000 Aalborg

      • Visit Cold Hawaii, Thisted Brewery, National Park Thy etc.

      • Dresscode: Practical outdoor clothing

  • 17:00 - 20:00

    • Networking event and dinner (Aalborg Zoo)

      • Dresscode: Practical outdoor clothing

TUESDAY

September 28

Professional Workshop Day

  • 09:00 - 10:30

    • Opening ceremony and inspirational speakers (UCN Campus/Online)

      • Niels Hemmingsen, CEO Aalborg Airport

      • Poul Knudsgaard, CEO of Aalborg’s Chamber of Commerce

      • Peter Møller Pedersen, Vice-chancellor UCN

      • Henri Koukkanen, EuroCHRIE President​​

  • 11:00 - 17:00

    • Industry** and Educational/Research Workshops (Tech College and UCN Campus(Online))

  • 14.00 - 15.00 

    • 'Don't predict - Create' Project Presentation

      • By Angelique Lombarts, Hotelschool The Hague (UCN Campus, room 1.1.11)

  • 17:00 - 17:30

    • Fyraftensøl/after-work beer (UCN Campus)​

  • 19:00 - 22:00

    • Welcome reception (Utzon Center and Jomfru Ane Gade)

      • Including dinner
      • Dresscode: Smart casual/business casual
  • 10:00 - 17:00

    • Deans and Directors Workshop (UCN Campus)**

WEDNESDAY

September 29

Academic Day

  • 09:00 - 10:00

    • Wake-up call (Comwell Hotel, Kilden/Online)

      • Lasse Andersson, Director Kunsten and Utzon Center​​​

  • 10:00 - 11:00

    • Concurrent sessions ​​(Comwell Hotel, Breakout rooms/Online)***

      • See Academic Programme for online link

  • 11:00 - 11.15 

    • Break (Comwell Hotel)

  • 11:15 - 12:15

    • Concurrent sessions ​​(Comwell Hotel, Breakout rooms/Online)***

      • See Academic Programme for online link

  • 12:15 - 13:00

    • Lunch (Comwell Hotel)

  • 13:00 - 14:45

    • Be inspired (Comwell Hotel, Kilden/Online)

      • 'Rural Areas as a Destination'​​

        • Tom Hall, Vice-president Lonely Planet​

        • Tom Boye, CEO Ruths Hotel

        • Helle and Rasmus Fejerskov, Guesthouse Klitmøller

      • Regional Award Giving Away

  • 14:45 - 15:00

    • Afternoon break (Comwell Hotel)

  • 15:00 - 17:00

    • Concurrent sessions ​​(Comwell Hotel, Breakout rooms/Online)***

      • See Academic Programme for online link

  • 17:00 - 17:30

    • Fyraftensøl/after-work beer (Comwell Hotel, Lounge)

  • 19:00 - 22:00

    • Nordic Night (UCN Campus)

      • Dresscode: Smart casual/informal

THURSDAY

September 30

Academic Day

  • 09:00 - 10:00

    • Panel Discussion (Comwell Hotel, Kilden/Online)

      • 'Tourism and Hospitality Education in Greenland'

  • 10:00 - 11:00

    • EuroCHRIE Annual General Meeting (Comwell Hotel, Kilden/Online)

    • The EuroCHRIE University Challenge Award Giving Away

  • 11:00 - 11:15

    • Break (Comwell Hotel)

  • 11:15 - 12:15

    • Concurrent sessions ​​(Comwell Hotel, Breakout rooms/Online)***

      • See Academic Programme for online link

  • 12:15 - 13:00

    • Lunch (Comwell Hotel)

  • 13:00 - 14:45

    • ​Be inspired (Comwell Hotel, Kilden/Online)

      • 'Ethics and the Business Model'

        • Annette and Thomas Tingstrup, Owners Tings Hotel​

        • Jan Kvistborg, CSO Aalborg Congres & Culture Center

      • Best Paper Award Giving Away

  • 14:45 - 15:00

    • Afternoon break (Comwell Hotel)

  • 15:00 - 17:00

    • Concurrent sessions (Comwell Hotel, Breakout rooms/Online)***

      • See Academic Programme for online link

  • 18:00 - late

    • Danish Harvest Feast/Gala Dinner (Voergaard Castle)*

      • Pick up at Comwell Hotel

      • Bridging the Gap Award, Best Poster Award and Presidents Award Ceremony

      • Dresscode: Smart casual/informal

*Including transport from and to Comwell Hotel.
**Invites - board members, industry and deans and directors.
***Paper and poster presentation and Lecturers Lounge. Both online and onsite.