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consultant , tourism and hospitality educator

Dimitrios Buhalis, Greek tourism and hospitality educator, consultant. Certified tourism management, hospitality management. Member Association Tourism Teachers and Trainers (chairman 1997-1999), Tourism Society (chair evens and meetings), International Federation for Information Technology and Tourism, Trinet.

Background

Buhalis, Dimitrios was born on August 18, 1967 in Athens, Greece. Arrived in England, 1990. Son of Theodoros and Stella (Dounia) Buhalis.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University Aegean, Chios, Greece, 1989. Master of Science in Tourism, University Surrey, Guildford, England, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Tourism, University Surrey, Guildford, England, 1995.

Career

Chief photographer Photomat/Club Med, Greece, 1984-1989. Researcher University Aegean, Chios, Greece, 1986-1990. Consultant Enalme SA, Athens, Greece, 1989-1990.

Researcher University Surrey, Guildford, 1991-1996. Consultant Surrey Research Group, 1991-1996. Senior lecturer University Westminster, London, 1995-2000, University Surrey, since 2000.

Director eTourism; adjunct professor Cornell Univercity-École Supérieure des Sciences Économiques et Commerciales, Paris, since 1997. Consultant Phare/European Union, Romania, 1984, World Tourism Organization, Ivory Coast, 1996. Director tourism research University Westminster, London, 1995-2000.

Achievements

  • Certified tourism management, hospitality management.

Works

Membership

Member Association Tourism Teachers and Trainers (chairman 1997-1999), Tourism Society (chair evens and meetings), International Federation for Information Technology and Tourism, Trinet.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, travel, swimming, walking. Fax: 44 1483 574463.

Connections

father:
Theodoros Buhalis

mother:
Stella (Dounia) Buhalis