|Work field||Senior expert on Chinese outbound tourism|
|Academic degree||PhD Political Sciences, Master Sinology (FU Berlin/Germany)|
|Experience with China & Tourism||Working in the field since 1970s. First visit to Mainland China in 1978. Tour Operator bringing Europeans to China (1980s) and Chinese to Europe (1990s). Since 2002 Professor for International Tourism Management at Westcoast UoAS in Heide/Germany, visiting or adjunct Professor at universities in UK, China and New Zealand. Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (FRGS) and Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society (FRAS).
Since 2004 director of COTRI.
Acknowledged as one of the leading experts on China’s outbound tourism.
|Fun fact||In 2016 Prof. Arlt conducted CTW trainings, keynotes, presentations etc. on all continents (except Antarctica!)|
|Work field||Research, Projects|
|Academic degree||Master degree in International Relation – China Focused (University of Turin), double degree programme in collaboration with Zhejiang University
Bachelor degree in Oriental Studies (“La Sapienza” University of Rome)
|Experience with China & Tourism||Lived in China for two years – one year studying Chinese at Tongji University and one year finishing my master degree at Zhejiang University.|
|Fun fact||The first time that she ate parmigiana was in the USA.|
|Work field||Quantitative & Qualitative Data Collection, Analysis, and Management, Assistance with Research Projects.|
|Academic degree||Ph.D. candidate in Marketing (European University Viadrina), M.A. in Public Administration (Binghamton University), B.A. in Economics (China Agricultural University)|
|Experience with China & Tourism||Born and raised in China|
|Fun fact||Finally became a cat owner this year!|
|Work field||Project Management, Bussines Development, Human Resources|
|Academic degree||B.B.A. in Tourism Management|
|Experience with China & Tourism||Grew up in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Beijing. Studied Tourism Management in The Netherlands|
|Fun fact||Born in Taiwan|
|Academic degree||Doctor of Philosophy|
|Experience with China / Tourism||More than 10 years of working experience in the Chinese outbound travel industry.
Minjuan has an outstanding track record working with leading tourism organisations, both in public and private sectors and across a wide range of tourism-related industries; for instance, hotels, tourist attractions, tour operators, marketing representation and advisory on a global level.
|Fun fact||Called by her family members a ‘BR’ – Balcony Resident because she is absolutely obsessed with her plants and flowers on the balcony.|
|Work field||Professor at West Coast UoAS Heide/Germany|
|Experience with China & Tourism||Head of Institute for Management and Tourism at West Coast UoAS Heide/Germany|
|Fun fact||Expert in Wine Tourism|
|Work field||Website maintenance, Image and video creation, IT support|
|Academic degree||MSc and M.A. in European Studies (University of Southern Denmark, Europa-Universität Flensburg), B.A. in Political Science (Vytautas Magnus University)|
|Fun fact||Total Rock’n’roll nut|
|Position||Head of Sales|
|Work field||Sales, Key accounts|
|Academic degree||M.Sc. in International Business Management (Berlin School of Economics and Law), B.A. in Economics Hons. (Loyola College, University of Madras)|
|Academic degree||Masters degree in Strategy, Innovation and Sustainability in Finland|
|Experience with China & Tourism||Work in catering for Chinese Outbound Tourists in Finland.|
|Fun fact||Beach Fan. Has discovered a talent for Trampolining,|
|Position||Chief Communications Officer|
|Work field||Communications, Public and Media Relations, Chinese Tourist Welcome Training Programmes, Project Support, Content Editing|
|Nationality||Australian, Irish, British|
|Academic degree||M.A. in International Relations (University of Melbourne), B.A. with Hons. in German (Trinity College Dublin)|
|Experience with China & Tourism||Postgraduate research focus on Chinese overseas investment and international business|
|Fun fact||Football hipster|
|Experience with China / Tourism||Bachelor major in Tourism Management|
|Fun fact||Love travelling around the world, visited more than 30 countries.|
|Academic degree||Bachelor of Arts in Sinology (Hamburg University)|
|Experience with China & Tourism||Lived in Suzhou, Jiangsu for a year|
|Fun fact||She can not eat spicy food and loves karaoke|
|Work field||Quantitative and qualitative data collection, database, research projects|
|Academic degree||B.A. in Economics and Social Sciences (Free University of Bolzano)|
|Experience with China & Tourism||Studied Chinese language and culture, lived in Taiwan for 1 year|
|Fun fact||She loves the nomadic lifestyle! And, of course, bubble tea|
|Work field||China Tourism Training (CTT)|
|Academic degree||MSc. Geography: Tourism – University of Wroclaw – Poland with an international experience in Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy in the field of Communication and Social Research
BSc. Business Administration-Tourism and Hospitality Management (Universidad de las Americas – Ecuador)
|Experience with China & Tourism||– Nature Tourism Consulting
– As part of Universidad de las Americas in the program of linking with the community for the development of sustainable tourism in the Metropolitan District of Quito, EC
|Fun fact||She loves pączek/travel|
|Work field||Communication Design, Media Relations (Public Relations and Branding)|
|Academic degree||Bachelor of Communication Design
Master in Media Relations (University of Wroclaw – Poland) with International Experience IHECS Brussels and EU Flensburg)
|Experience with China & Tourism||Always been fascinated by Feng Shui. Worked with many international groups during events.|
|Fun fact||Travel and Social Media addict|
|Academic degree||Bachelor of Management (Anhui University – China).
Master in Leisure, Sports and Tourism Management (Rennes Business School – France).
|Experience with China & Tourism||Majored in Tourism Management in Anhui University.
Had an internship in Kunming Crown Plaza Hotel.
|Fun fact||Singing and swimming – love them!|
|Work field||Research, Communication|
|Experience with China & Tourism||Four years working with airline under marketing department|
|Fun fact||On the first and only 10km marathon challenge she ended up in an ambulance. Definitely not a good runner.|
|Academic degree||M.Sc Supply Chain Management and Logistics-University of Southampton
BA. Business Management-University of South Wales
BA. Human Resource Management-Xi’an University of Finance and Economic
|Experience with China & Tourism||100% pure Chinese since 1993.
Always love to travel and blend with locals.
|Fun fact||Always cooks more than everyone can eat.|
|Academic degree||MSc Tourism Marketing|
|Experience with China & Tourism||Previously worked in the hospitality industry. Has a strong passion in tourism, especially interested in emerging markets such as China.|
|Fun fact||Is a certified scuba diver|
|Academic degree||Bachelor of Science, Peking University – China
Master of Science, Queen Mary Colleague, University of London – England
|Fun fact||Travelling & Yoga|