Call for Participation for the Summer School on Information and Communication Technologies for the Promotion and Management of Natural and Cultural Resources for Tourism Development.

TEI of Ionian Islands with the co-financing of the European Social Fund and the Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs, Culture and Sports will implement under the Act “Promotion of the TEI of Ionian Islands as an International Pole of Education and Innovation” the following program of Summer School, therefore it proceeds to the publication of the call for participation for prospective interested trainees.

  • The program is addressed to:
  1. Employees and executives of public and private sector, NGOs, etc. related to subjects of culture, conservation, archeology, tourism, environment, etc.
  2. Entrepreneurs from the culture, environment, tourism and information technology area with the appropriate background knowledge.
  3. Educators of secondary and higher education with specializations related to subjects of culture, fine arts, archeology and the environment.
  4. Graduate and Postgraduate Degree, with a background in culture, environment and tourism.
  5. Students with a relevant scientific object.

  • A prerequisite to participate in the program is that the candidates:
  1. Have an academic or professional knowledge in the following broad subject areas: culture, environment, IT or tourism.

  • The main purpose is to introduce the participants to the information and communication technologies that can be used to highlight, view and manage the natural and cultural environment.

The skills that the Summer School aims to develop the participants are:

(a) To be able to understand or take part in forming a plan (master plan, destination promotion strategy) of tourism development (or regional development with an emphasis on tourism).

(b) Translate into possible actions enhancement, promotion and management of the natural and cultural environment through the use of appropriate information and communication technologies

(c) As a crown of the Summer School, the paricipants will work on an issue, a case study which will supervise rapporteurs by using elearning platforms, and will present it online.

The expected result is to inform participants about new technologies in order to promote the natural and cultural wealth for tourist development.

  • Participants will be given a gross allowance of 4.00 € for every hour of training (total gross amount: 240,00 € per person). They are not entitled to receive financial aid those who attended the summer school cycle 2012 and received the relevant training allowance and those involved in other activities of the program " Promotion of the TEI of Ionian Islands as an International Pole of Education and Innovation".

  • The total duration of the Summer School will be two (2) weeks and six (6) hours per day. Right

  • Right for absence: 6 hours (10% of the monitoring hours).

  • Applications procedure:
  1. Deadlines for applications: from 22.05.2013 to 26.06.2013
  2. How to download the applications:
    1. Online through the website: http://www.teiion.gr/images/stories/pdf/prok/aitisi_simmetoxis_d31.doc and through the website of the Department for the Protection and Consarvation of Cultural Heritage: http://culture.teiion. gr / gr / info.html
    2. From the Secretary of the Department of Cultural Heritage, TEI of Ionian Islands, Panagoula, Zante

  1. Method of Application Procedure:
    1. In person from Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 16:00 at the Secretariat of the Department of Protection and Conservation of Cultural Heritage
    2. By e-mail to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

  1. Documents’ submission: candidate’s application form and photocopies of diplomas, certificates of attendance etc.

In case of acceptance, the participants' have the responsibility to provide certified copies of all the necessary documents before summer school starts.

  • Procedure and criteria for selection

The selection criteria are:

  1. The relevance of the training subject to the object of study and / or work
  2. Work experience
  3. Those who attended the summer school 2012 and received the relevant training allowance are not entitled to apply. Neither are entitled those involved in actions of the program "Promotion of Technological Educational Institute of Ionian Islands as an International Pole Education and Innovation" and they receive a salary from it.

  • Selection Procedure
  1. Lists of candidates who meet the qualifications’ selection
  2. Lists of evaluation according to the application and the criteria selection
  • Information: Secretariat of the Department Mrs. Pilika-Ntouzevits 26950-27228, TEI of Ionian Islands, Panagoula, Zante, 29100.