Webinar

World VIUPoints Webinar: "The Transformative Power of a Sustainable Tourism Framework"

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on February 26, 2021 - 12:15pm

The World Leisure Centre of Excellence hosted the World VIU Points Webinar on February 26th with two invited speakers,  Pamela Duynstee, Sustainable Tourism Program Manager for GreenStep Solutions, and Dr. Kajsa Åberg, Regional Development Organization of Västerbotten, northern Sweden.

World VIU Points with Dr. Kajsa Åberg - Webinar recording and resources available

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on December 10, 2020 - 1:57pm

The World Leisure Centre of Excellence hosted its first online World VIU Points on December 10th with WLCE Visiting Scholar Dr. Kajsa Åberg who spoke about Innovation in Destination Development in Umeå, northern Sweden. 

The webinar recording is available here

Agritourism Gatherings: Indigenous and Tribal Perspectives on Agritourism

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on November 18, 2020 - 12:56pm

The International Workshop on Agritourism presents Agritourism Gatherings: A virtual series for farm, food, and travel communitiesThe series brings together farmers, researchers, service providers, tourism experts, and many others to share their knowledge and experience from around the world.

The upcoming webinar is tomorrow, November 19 (9 am PST) with the topic: Indigenous and Tribal Perspectives on Agritourism.

Agritourism Gatherings: A virtual series for farm, food, and travel communities

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on October 7, 2020 - 10:21am

The International Workshop on Agritourism presents Agritourism Gatherings: A virtual series for farm, food, and travel communitiesThe series brings together farmers, researchers, service providers, tourism experts, and many others to share their knowledge and experience from around the world.

The upcoming webinar is tomorrow, Oct 8 (10 am - Pacific Time) with the topic: Regenerative Tourism & Agriculture.

Wellbeing through Leisure in Times of Pandemics

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on September 25, 2020 - 11:41am

Check out the 2nd New Leisure Studies: International Perspectives international webinar, exploring the topic "Wellbeing through leisure in times of pandemics".

The goal of this series is to bring together scholars from around the world to discuss practical solutions to the most pressing issues in leisure.

The second webinar will take place on October 3 at 12:00-1:30 am (AEST) / October 2 at 7 am (PDT)

Human Rights and Leisure: the WLO Charter for Leisure

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on September 21, 2020 - 9:42am

The World Leisure Organization is presenting the WLO Charter for Leisure 2020 in a webinar on September 22. This is the third revision of the Charter, first published 50 years ago. The latest version includes important updates and changes in line with emerging social and global issues.

Webinar: Human Rights and Leisure - WLO Charter for Leisure

Date/Time: September 22 (12 am PST / 9 am CEST)

"MEET A PROFESSIONAL AROUND THE WORLD” - on June 24, with Dr. Jeong Myung Gim

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on June 22, 2020 - 4:53pm

The World Leisure Organization is offering a series of online forums on leisure and recreation for interested young people around the world, with invited leading scholars and professionals around the world. 

This is an initiative from the World Leisure Organization Youth Ambassadors Committee.

Invited speaker and topic:

Dr. Jeong Myung Gim, CHSE Seoul, School of Integrated Science & Technology

"Somatic Education: Getting our bodies back"