Who is IEMA just a team of young researchers that believe that Mediterranean is a lake <ul><li>And believe that Education and knowledge Strengthen mutual understanding by promoting synergies in both sides </li></ul><ul><li>Focus on the Aegean Sea and east Mediterranean strategic advantages (eg sea tourism) = IEMA </li></ul><ul><li>What was about ITSS 2011?? </li></ul>
Why Izmir 2011 <ul><li>we see Mediterranean as a Lake and we see Aegean Sea is a part in it </li></ul><ul><li>After Chios TSS 2010, Izmir was the perfect place for the next event, a cultural bridge uniting west and east Aegean for centuries. </li></ul><ul><li>We want to add value to a cultural destination </li></ul><ul><li>We had a great cooperation with Dokuz Eylul University and Izmir Chamber of Commerce </li></ul>
From the visit to the Izmir Chamber of Commerce
The Dean of Dokuz Eylül Üniversity Faculty of Business, Prof. Dr. Ceyhan Aldemir with Prof Ozge Ozgen (Dokuz Eylül Üniversity-DEU), PhD Researcher Antonios Giannopoulos (AUEB) and Georgia Zouni (UNIPI).
A Tourism Summer School 2011 photo with Leyla Cingoz, the General Secretary of Izmir Convention and Visitors Bureau and Theo Kalamaris, the General Manager of Hilton Hotel, Izmir, after their visit and keynote speaking.
Closing Ceremony of the Izmir Tourism Summer School, 16 th of September 2011, Balcova Hotel, Izmir