Wolfgang Günther

Associate Director
Head of Sustainable Tourism 
Biologist

Phone: +49 (0)431 666 567 0

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Vita:

  • Coastal Tourism Advisor for the EUCC Germany
  • Since 2002 Visiting lecturer for tourism-related market research at the department of Geography at the Christian-Albrecht-University in Kiel
  • Since April 1999 Project manager at the NIT, since 2001: Associate Director
  • 1996 - 1998 Development and management of an information centre for tourism and the environment at the Tourismusverband Schleswig-Holstein e.V. (Tourism Association Schleswig-Holstein)
  • 1992 - 1996 Tutor and professional manager at the BUND environmental education centre ‘Umwelthaus Neustädter Bucht’
  • 1990 - 1992 Board Member of the Coalition Clean Baltic (CCB)
  • 1989 - 1992 Management of the project ‘Maritime protection Schleswig-Holstein’ at the BUND; main topics: protection of the Baltic Sea, tourism
  • 1987 - 1989 Civil service at the Deutschen Umwelthilfe e.V., Kiel
  • 1981 - 1987 Studies in biology (focus on ecology) at the Christian-Albrecht-University in Kiel
  • 1981 Abitur in Bargteheide/Stormarn

The NIT has contributed data and findings from the 2018 Reiseanalyse on German outbound tourism to Asia and the interest of Germans’ in travelling to China to the publication UNWTO/GTERC Asia Tourism Trends - 2018 Edition.

UPCOMING Dates and events

April

International Conference in Berlin on 2 and 3 April 2019: “Measuring Sustainability in Tourism – Opportunities and Limitations” Dirk Schmücker is talking about: “Demand-side Indicators for Sustainable Holiday Travel: What consumers can tell us.” Further information

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