“Dr. Mihee Kang, korea, Destination Assessor, Trainer, and Accreditation Panel member and Director Asia-Pacific at Global Sustainable Tourism Council” will be the Keynote Speaker for the 7th International Conference on Hospitality and Tourism Management 2020 (ICOHT 2020). Dr. Mihee Kang was the winner of UNESCO 2000 Young Scientists Awards. She had worked for Seoul National University, researching topics related to protected areas management and sustainable tourism. She became the first PhD in the field of ecotourism in South Korea, and now serves a number of key positions in both domestic and international organizations: including the Korean Ecotourism Consulting Committee; the Korean Geoparks Committee and the Asian Ecotourism Network. She has been also involved in UNEP 10YFP Sustainable Tourism Programme on behalf of Korea Ecotourism Society.
In 2015 she co-founded Play forest, a cooperative of sustainable travel businesses designed to benefit local communities and local activists dedicated to the conservation of their forests and to provide genuine community-based natural tourism experiences to the visitors.
The 7th International Conference on Hospitality and Tourism Management 2020 (ICOHT 2020). will be held on 25th – 26th June 2020 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.