A life changing experience from WYSTC

  Life-defining moments are always unforgettable.  For Vanja Dokic, a third-year hospitality and tourism student, that pivotal moment happened almost a year ago. The decision to volunteer at the annual World Youth Student Travel Conference (WYSTC) last year in...

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When unique is the new cool and AI does your make up

Ypulse assists companies with strategic, research-based services to provide a 360-degree view Millennial and Gen Z lifestyles in the US. As experts on the consumer trends of these generations, WYSE Travel Confederation spoke with MaryLeigh Bliss, Chief Content Officer...

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Great Guest Experiences Begin with Data

David Turnbull, COO and Founder of SnapShot GmbH, views his company as a disruptive force in hospitality, busy changing the mindset of how to acquire new business and retain existing. One of the big goals of his Berlin-based IT startup is for hospitality businesses to...

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Montréal named top student city

Montréal has been selected as the best student city in the world. The city climbed six spots in the QS annual ranking of Best Student Cities. This year QS examined 100 cities, up from 75 cities in 2016. The organisation said Montréal performed well across the six...

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Montréal named a top city for international conventions

Montréal has recently been named the number one destination in North America for hosting international conventions. Montréal finished ahead of other major destinations — such as Toronto, New York and Chicago — with 76 events held at Palais des congrès de...

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WYSTC 2016 a success in Belgrade, Serbia

With over 500 youth, student and educational travel industry delegates from around the world convening at the Sava Centar and Crowne Plaza in Belgrade, Serbia last week to trade, network and exchange insights, the 25th edition of the World Youth and Student Travel...

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2016 Global Youth Travel Awards winners

The winners of the Global Youth Travel Awards 2016 – in partnership with Destination Canada and International Experience Canada – were announced on 23 September during the concluding event of the 2016 World Youth and Student Travel Conference (WYSTC) in Belgrade....

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