International Forum of Education& Training Innovation for Hospitality & Tourism Industry (FETI) -Hangzhou.China.2017
Friday, April 14 at 2:00pm
April 15 at 6:00pm 
On Friday 14th April 2017 14:00-17:00pm Tour in Hangzhou, China 17:30pm Welcome Banquet On Saturday 15th April 2017 Part 1 Forum Integration, Innovation, Inspiration 8:00-8:30am Signature 8:30-9:40am Opening Ceremony 9:40-10:10am Speech 10:10-10:40am Speech 10:40-11:10am Speech 11:10-12:00am Group Photo 12:00-13:30pm Lunch & Communication 17:10-18:00pm Speech - Round Table Part 2 Exhibition
Hangzhou, China
Tourism College of Zhejang, Xuezhi Rd, Hangzhou Shi, Zhejiang Sheng, Chine 311231, United States
Event Details

1 - About the International Forum of Education& Training Innovation for Hospitality & Tourism Industry (FETI)


Proposed by World Association for Hospitality and Tourism Education and Training (Amforht), organized by 9FIRST EDUCATION, (FETI) emerges for education reform and focuses on the combination of industry and education & training.

FETI is aimed at being an international innovation platform among hospitality and tourism industry, education and training, and related field, which can transmit the innovation demands and structure hospitality human resource model under Chinese economy upgrading environment.

FETI 2017 will be held in Hangzhou, China, which is a famous tourism city. As the first session, FETI 2017 is aimed at integrating world advanced and quality achievements in hospitality and tourism industry and build up a platform among different fields of hospitality and tourism industry. 

2 - Introduction of Organizers

  • AMFORHT - World Association for Hospitality and Tourism Education and Training

AMFORHT is the only humanist ethical and international network for studying, debating and promoting the development of education and vocational training - in the hospitality industry and tourism sectors.

Created 4
7 years ago on the initiative of the UNWTO (World Tourism Organization), its members form now a platform for meeting, exchanging best practice, partnerships and business cooperation in 59 countries.


9First (www.9first.com), one of the Subsidiary of Hangzhou East Sunnet Technology Co. Ltd., is the biggest platform in education &training for tourism and hospitality industry in China, established in 2008. As of 2015, it already has more than 4 million register members in our platform website, including more than 800,000 cooperated enterprises, and more than 330,000 students in tourism colleges. 

9FIRST Education holds its duty in cultivating tourism & hospitality elites and promoting the industrial development and reform. Its services cover areas such as hotel, homestay, apartment, tourism school, catering, cruise ship, and real estate. With very high brand awareness in China tourism and hospitality industry, 9FIRST Education is honored as “the Huangpu Military Academy for hotel management talents”.
Hangzhou East Sunnet Technology Co. Ltd. was founded in 2008. Concentrating on tourism & hospitality recruitment, education& training, third party entrusted management and industry big data research and application, we are a high-tech enterprise, a municipal research center as well as the first listed company in human resource service covering domestic hotel, homestay, long /short term rent, tourism school, catering services, real estate, cruise etc. as well as overseas services. 

  • Tourism College of Zhejiang China 

Tourism College of Zhejiang (TCZJ) is a public college of higher tourism education under the administration of both the National Tourism Administration of the People’s Republic of China and the People’s Government of Zhejiang Province. Among all the national tourism colleges in China, TCZJ was the first to pass TedQual by UNWTO in 2010. Therefore, it has been regarded as one of the key colleges in China specialized in tourism education.
TCZJ now has ten schools and departments, namely School of Hotel Management, Travel Service Management Department, Tourism Planning Department, Foreign Language Department, Art Department, Culinary Arts Department, Business Administration Department, etc. These schools and departments offer 26 tourism-related majors with Hotel Management, Tour Guiding, Culinary Arts and Nutrition, Tourist Attraction Development and Management, and In-flight Service as flagship ones. At present the college has an enrollment of over 10,000 full-time students from about 21 provinces in China with over 97% employment rate for a sixth consecutive year.
Meanwhile, the college has also established friendly and cooperative relations with 28 institutions of higher learning from 15 countries and regions, such as Ecole Hoteliere De Lausanne of Switzerland, William Angliss Institute of Australia, La Scuola Internazionale di Cucina Italiana, Russian State University of Tourism and Service, Soonchunhyang University of South Korea. Every year, the number of students engaged in studying, training, practicing and visiting abroad reaches over 350.

3 - Registration, promotion

Item Standard Price (EU €) Price Plan A Price Plan B Price Plan C Price Plan D Price Plan E Price Plan F Price Plan G
Registration 400
(30 min topic)
Round Table
(40 min with 4 other colleges)
Exhibition Booth 2000      
Airport Transfer 13th-15th /
Tour in Hangzhou 14th
(lunch& dinner included)
Hotel from 13th-15th 100/Day  
Lunch in 15th /
Banquet in 15th /
Press Release 2,00  
Total 2,650 2,100 1,350 1,350 950 1,200 1,200 600
Total (Member) 2,500 2,000 1,200 1,200 800 1,050 1,050 450

4 - Who will attend ?  400 participants 

  • Educator from university/college/school of hospitality& tourism industry

  • Scholar/researcher of hospitality& tourism industry;

  • Government department related to hospitality& tourism industry

  • Owner/General Manager/HR Manager/Training Manager of hospitality& tourism industry (including but not limited to hotel, homestay, rent-apartment, cruise ship, catering, destination, tourist attraction, elderly care, etc.) ;

  • Students of hospitality& tourism industry;

  • Supplier/seller related to education and training of hospitality& tourism industry

  • Others who are interested in education and training of hospitality& tourism industry

5 -  Main topics ? 

  • Innovative methodology or achievement of talent cultivation;

  • Innovative achievement of increasing revenue;

  • Innovative achievement or methodology for combination of industry and education& training;

  • New type of business research;

  • Development and trend research;

    Ps: All the topics are based on hospitality and tourism industry, which includes but not limits to hotel, homestay, rent-apartment, cruise ship, catering, destination, tourist attraction, elderly care, etc.

6 -  Program

  • Friday 14th April 2017

    • 14:00-17:00pm Tour in Hangzhou, China
    • 17:30pm Welcome Banquet
  • Saturday 15th April 2017
    • Exhibition: simultaneously to the forum, some new technique exhibition booth about education and training will be proposed.

    • Forum pre-program & surprises below

Morning Branch 1
8:00-8:30am Signature /
8:30-8:50am Opening Ceremony  /
8:50-9:00am Speech
UNWTO Executive Director- Mr. Carlos Vogeler
9:00-9:10am Speech
AMFORHT President/FTC Founder and CEO-Mr. Philippe Francois
9:10-9:20am Speech Leaders from Zhejiang Tourism College
9:20-9:30am Speech
Hangzhou East Sunnet Technology Chairman; 9FIRST EDUCATION Founder; AMFORHT China Delegate-Mr. George Qiao
9:30-10:00am Signing ceremony /
10:00-10:20am IHMA alumni association /
10:20-10:50am Topic Speech
Ecole Hoteliere De Lausanne China Delegate-Mr. Chen Bao
10:50-11:20am Topic Speech
Argyle Hotel Group China CEO-Mr. Liming Zhang 11:20-11:50am Group Photo /
12:30-14:00am Lunch & Communication /
Afternoon Branch1 Branch2
14:00-14:30 Topic Speech Escuela Marketing Gastronómico CEO: Erika Silva Aguilera
Topic Speech Thailand tourism bureau deputy director
14:30-15:00 Topic Speech INFA Foundation Director: Mr. Didier Argence
Topic Speech Design & Innovation Fanatic Founder & CEO: Roberto Carlos 15:00-15:30 Tea Break
15:30-16:00 Topic Speech EventPlanners COO: Mr. ChuZhang Liu
Topic Speech Japan's pension industry association 16:00-16:30 Topic Speech Xiantu Website Topic Speech (Qooco)CEO : David Topolewski
16:30-17:00 Topic Speech Now Travel Asia Founder & CEO : Kenneth Round Table Enterprise training how to close to corporate strategy?
17:00-17:40 Round Table Dialogue:”Applied talents cultivation ” under the vision of international field Round Table Dialogue :”Creative talents cultivation”under the vision of international field


7 -  Contact: AMFORHT China Delegation Office/9FIRST EDUCATION

Mrs Queency ZHAO 
Add.: Wenxin Technology Building, No. 462 Wenyi West Road, Xihu District, Hangzhou, China
Phone: +86 13732276089/+86 571 89719744
Email: queency.zhao@dfwsgroup.com

Wechat: 13732276089

Skype: queency277
WhatsApp: +86 13732276089

See all information online here: http://special.9first.com/2017fetieng/Index.shtml

and an article in French here http://www.lhotellerie-restauration.fr/journal/formation-ecole/2017-03/La-Chine-accueille-le-1er-forum-international-de-l-education-dans-les-metiers-de-l-accueil-et-du.htm

File Attachments: transfer info - forum FETI.pdf, FETI - 170224.pdf, Invitation Letter of FETI 2017.jpg

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Hangzhou, China, Tourism College of Zhejang, Xuezhi Rd, Hangzhou Shi, Zhejiang Sheng, Chine 311231, United States

Friday, April 14, 2:00pm – Saturday, April 15 at 6:00pm

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