REPORT ON PATA MALAYSIA CHAPTER (PMC)TOURISM CAREER FAIR- 2014

Posted: Thu 3 Jul, 2014 11:32 AM

REPORT ON PATA MALAYSIA CHAPTER (PMC)TOURISM CAREER FAIR- 2014

 

REPORT ON PATA MALAYSIA CHAPTER (PMC)
TOURISM CAREER FAIR- 2014
PATA Malaysia Chapter (PMC) supported by Tourism Malaysia and in collaboration with the Faculty of Hotel & Tourism Management-UiTM, held a Tourism Career Fair on 07 June 2014 at the Berjaya Times Square Hotel Kuala Lumpur, with the theme ‘Today’s talent, Tomorrow’s success’. 
The Career Fair was officially launched by Y.Bhg. Datuk Dr. Ong Hong Peng, Secretary General- Ministry of Tourism & Culture, Malaysia.  Y.Bhg. Dato’ Mirza Mohammad Taiyab, Director General of Tourism Malaysia and industry leaders also attended the launching ceremony, witnessed by other invited guests.  Mr Mario Hardy, the Chief Operations Officer of PATA was present for the launching ceremony to represent the support from PATA Head Office and also participated as one of the Panelists in the Tourism Career Forum.
The Career Fair was aimed at connecting students and potential employees from the various universities & colleges in Malaysia with the organizations from the tourism and hospitality sector. Students from more than thirty (30) universities, colleges and training centres which offer tourism related courses were invited to the Career Fair.
In conjunction with the Career Fair, PMC had also arranged for a Tourism Career Forum to share knowledge and inputs on tourism that could be of interest and benefit to the student participants at the Career Fair.  Prominent speakers from the tourism, hotel, and travel & tour industries like YM Tunku Dato’ Seri Iskandar (Group President, Mitra Malaysia Sdn Bhd and Life Member of PATA),  Y.Bhg. Dato Rashid Khan (CEO/Sarawak Tourism Board), Mr Mario Hardy (COO/PATA), Mr Sam Cheah (President, Malaysian Association of Hotels) and Mr Joseph Xavier (Hon. Secretary General, Malaysian Association of Tour & Travel Agents) shared their insights, views and recommendations on the topic ‘Today’s talent, Tomorrow’s success- Sustaining Tourism through Quality Human Capital’, from the perspective of their related industries. 
The programme also included a Brand Showcase presentation by Asia-Experience Tours and Lexis Hotel Group, which were very informative to the students present.

 

REPORT ON PATA MALAYSIA CHAPTER (PMC)TOURISM CAREER FAIR- 2014


PATA Malaysia Chapter (PMC) supported by Tourism Malaysia and in collaboration with the Faculty of Hotel & Tourism Management-UiTM, held a Tourism Career Fair on 07 June 2014 at the Berjaya Times Square Hotel Kuala Lumpur, with the theme ‘Today’s talent, Tomorrow’s success’. 


The Career Fair was officially launched by Y.Bhg. Datuk Dr. Ong Hong Peng, Secretary General- Ministry of Tourism & Culture, Malaysia.  Y.Bhg. Dato’ Mirza Mohammad Taiyab, Director General of Tourism Malaysia and industry leaders also attended the launching ceremony, witnessed by other invited guests.  Mr Mario Hardy, the Chief Operations Officer of PATA was present for the launching ceremony to represent the support from PATA Head Office and also participated as one of the Panelists in the Tourism Career Forum.


The Career Fair was aimed at connecting students and potential employees from the various universities & colleges in Malaysia with the organizations from the tourism and hospitality sector. Students from more than thirty (30) universities, colleges and training centres which offer tourism related courses were invited to the Career Fair.


In conjunction with the Career Fair, PMC had also arranged for a Tourism Career Forum to share knowledge and inputs on tourism that could be of interest and benefit to the student participants at the Career Fair.  Prominent speakers from the tourism, hotel, and travel & tour industries like YM Tunku Dato’ Seri Iskandar (Group President, Mitra Malaysia Sdn Bhd and Life Member of PATA),  Y.Bhg. Dato Rashid Khan (CEO/Sarawak Tourism Board), Mr Mario Hardy (COO/PATA), Mr Sam Cheah (President, Malaysian Association of Hotels) and Mr Joseph Xavier (Hon. Secretary General, Malaysian Association of Tour & Travel Agents) shared their insights, views and recommendations on the topic ‘Today’s talent, Tomorrow’s success- Sustaining Tourism through Quality Human Capital’, from the perspective of their related industries. 


The programme also included a Brand Showcase presentation by Asia-Experience Tours and Lexis Hotel Group, which were very informative to the students present.

 

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