HERITAG: New Ways of Effective Management of Tourism
Today, review meeting of “HERITAG” project was held at ASUE Conference Hall, which was attended by Paruir Kalantaryan, Vice Rector of Educational-methodological Matters, Nerses Gevorgyan, Head of Quality Assurance Division, Varazdat Hovhannisyan, Director of Quality Assurance Center of National University of Architecture and Construction of Armenia, Nelli Shahnazaryan, Head of the Chair of Tourism and Crisis Management, professors, employees and students.
Conducting brief summary to the start, duration of the project and the gained achievements, Nerses Gevorgyan mentioned; “The project aims to develop an interdisciplinary reform in higher education programmes at master level and continuing education integrating Geo-information Technologies (GIT) applied to cultural heritage documentation, tourism management and entrepreneurship”. Exchanging of experience with European partners, trainings of University professors, carrying out sectoral research works prepare the ground for fulfilling the project objectives”.
Varazdat Hovhannisyan drew attention on the role and application opportunities of Geo-information Technologies (GIT), stating that they are very important in our everyday life and, moreover, the documentation of cultural heritage has a great importance towards tourism management and developing entrepreneurship. He highlighted the establishment of GIT laboratory and creating Master’s specialization using those technologies. Then seminar-discussion was held, during which the trained professors presented interesting details on visits to Universities in Italy within the frames of the Project.
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