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Eurhodip is present with a stand and a round table in 32nd International Fair GOURMETS

Culinary and Service Competition in North Cyprus in May – Final International University

Conference in Croacia – Porec and Pula, Faculty of Interdisciplinary, Italian and Cultural Studies, Juraj Dobrila University of Pula – 2nd until 6th November 2018



24th conference in Seville (Spain) – 26 to 29 October 2017 
Patrimonial and Cultural Tourism – New models of business for the 21st century  
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Election of a new Board of Directors during the conference of a new President, Luis de LEZAMA BARAÑANO.   

October 2016

New on-line Magazine

2013 EURHODIP magazine








23rd conference in Yerevan (Armenia) – 13 to 16 October 2016

Tourism Education: on the road to new destinations

2015 May Conf TEL-AVIV

May 2015

22nd conference in TEL AVIV – 13 to 17 May 2015

Tourism in the Mediterranean and Education – Challenges & Perspectives

2015 May Conf TEL-AVIV

July 2014

21st conference in Vilnius (Lithuania)

Election of a Board of Directors – Reelection of the president, Drs Cees van der KLIP

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July 2013

20th conference in Maribor (Slovenia)

2013 Jul Conf Maribor

25th anniversary of Eurhodip

July 2012

19th conference in Martigny (Switzerland)

2012 Jul Conf Martigny

Eurhodip is partner of a European project Erasmus for All.

July 2011

18th conference in Paris

2012 Jul Conf Martigny

Election of the new board of directors and a new president, M. Cees van der Klip.

July 2010

2010 Jul Conf Zaragoza17th conference in Zaragoza (Spain) organised by Zaragoza Hotel Management School on the theme of City Marketing.

March 2010

Launching of the new Eurhodip Website

November 2009

2009 Nov COnf Bologne Pic16th conference in Bologna (Italy) organised by IAL CISL Emilia Romagna on the theme of Catering in Europe: Authenticity and Quality – Solutions for Global Challenges Launching of Eurhoqual quality label with Eurhodip members.

November 2008


20th anniversary of Eurhodip and 15th conference in Casablanca (Morocco).

Launching of a Leonardo project on mobility: Eurhomobility.

Creation of a Consortium for International Olympic Games initiated by the Russian International Academy for Tourism

The first Eurhoqual quality labels are tested on 2 pilot schools.

September 2007

2007 Sept DionisoPresentation of the results of the pilot project Leonardo da Vinci – DIONISO in San Patrignano, near Rimini during the international fair Squisito.

July 2007

2007Juil Conf Londres14th yearly conference in London, in the United Kingdom, organised by Llandrillo College Cymru in Wales, on the theme of Profit through Productivity in the hotel industry. Eurhodip becomes an international association (aisbl) and the head office is in the Maison des Associations Internationales in Brussels.

October 2006

2006 Oct meeting Advisory Board Eurhoqual
Eurhoqual project: meeting of the Advisory Board including personalities from the European hotel industry and European educational world in order to to work out a system of reference of the skills that will enable students to work in Europe at the end of their studies

July 2006

2006 Juil Conf Bordeaux
13rd annual conference in Bordeaux (France) organized by Vatel Bordeaux on the theme of Wine – its Promotion in restaurants and Wine Teaching in Schools

December 2005

2005 Dec Logo Leonardo da Vinci
2005 Dec Logo Dioniso
Approval by the European Commission of a Leonardo da Vinci pilot project presented by IAL ER International Campus in Italy in partnership with Eurhodip, involving other member schools. This project named DIONISO represents an important budget.

November 2005

12th annual conference in Madrid (Spain) organized by the Grupo Lezama hotel schools. Plan for the creation of a quality label for Eurhodip member schools. Election of a new Board of Directors. The president, Alain SEBBAN, is reelected

July 2004

2004 Juil Conf Namur
11th annual conference in Namur (Belgium) organized by the Ecole Hôtelière Provinciale and the Institut Supérieur de Gestion Hôtelière de la Haute Ecole de la Province de Namur. First year of the E.A.S.I. (Eurhodip Award for Student Innovation). Creation of a European internships service further to a survey conducted in European hotel schools.

January 2004

2004 Jan- First Magazine
Premier numéro du Magazine Eurhodip publié annuellement.

October 2003

Creation of the Eurhodiap Award for Student Innovation – E.A.S.I.: a contest that rewards students’ capacity for innovation and focuses on the European content and language skills

July 2003

10th Annual Conference at Institut Vatel in Moscow, Russia, on Euroformation Presentation of a Russian-European pilot programme in hotel and tourism higher education


November 2002

2002 Nov White Paper1
Annual General Meeting in Oostend (Belgium) and election of a new Board of Directors. The elected President is Alain SEBBAN.
Publication of the White Paper « EUROFORMATION »

May 2002

9th Annual Conference in Maastricht at the Hoge Hotelschool Maastricht, the Netherlands.

Presentation of the new organization of Eurhodip Diplomas and Degrees.

4,000 students hold Eurhodip Diplomas

November 2001

8th Annual Conference organized by I.A.L. Emilia Romagna in Venice, Italy

November 2000

7th Annual conference in Seville at the Escuela Superior de Hoteleria de Sevilla, Spain

November 1999

6th Annual Conference organized by the F+U Akademie für Wirtschaft in Heidelberg, Germany.

November 1998

5th Annual Conference at Institut Vatel in Lyon, France. 10th anniversary of Eurhodip.

July 1997

4th Annual conference at Guernsey College for Further Education in Guernsey, United Kingdom.

March 1997

At that time, 1,200 European students hold Eurhodip Diplomas and in 1997, about 500 new candidates take Eurhodip exams.

September 1996

Working-out of the European Internships Charter. Drawing-up of the background papers for organizing placements: presentation booklet – guidebook and training contract. These documents are intended for member schools organizing Eurhodip examinations only.

July 1996

3rd Annual conference at Institut Supérieur de Gestion Hotelière in Namur, Belgium.

March 1996

70 European schools from 11 countries are members of Eurhodip. About 900 students have graduated from Eurhodip and hold managing positions in the worldwide hotel industry.

November 1995

The first manual is published. Seven others will be published by the end of 1996.

July 1995

2nd Annual Conference at Escola Superior d’Hostelleria de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain.

July 1994

First Annual Eurhodip Conference at Institut Vatel in Nîmes, France.

September 1992 to June 1995

Launching of seminars for Eurhodip teachers with the intention of writing European manuals

June 1991

Launching of the first curriculum with the purpose of awarding a European Hotel and Catering Diploma. From then on, Eurhodip coordinates both a European Technician Diploma and a European Management Diploma.

March 1990

The General Meeting creates and organizes the Examination Committee, involving many professionals.

January 1989

Setting-up of EURHODIP into an Association coming under Belgian law. Registered office: Hotel Hilton in Brussels. Head office: Hotel School in Koksijde (Belgium).

March 1988

Creation of EURHODIP initiated by 20 European hotel schools.