TPO ACTIVITIES

Human Resources Development Project in Tourism Sector

“Human Resources Development in Tourism Sector” is a project that TPO puts great emphasis on. This project was created with the purpose of developing cultural understanding and global awareness among young people who will lead the society in the coming day.
CLIP, so far held under the names of “TPO Youth Multi-Media Culture Camp”, “Discover Asia in Korea”, “Tourism Universiade”, “K-CLIP 2014”, Surabaya-CLIP 2016, and K-CLIP 2016 etc., has gathered a large number of young talents from the Asia Pacific Region over the past few years.

Objectives

  • The main purpose of the program is to give international students the opportunity for better understanding about foreign language, culture and travel. The program is made of lectures, cultural experiences, excursions and field trips.
  • The host city can improve its brand recognition.

Program

  • A two-week program in which the participants can learn the language and experience life, culture, field trip of the host city.
  • It is an experience oriented educational program.
  • It contrubutes to the invigoration of tourism in the region.
  • Human Resources Development in Tourism Sector
  • Human Resources Development in Tourism Sector
  • Human Resources Development in Tourism Sector
  • Human Resources Development in Tourism Sector

Performance

Performance
Date Venue Name Content
10-21 Aug, 2009 Busan, Gimhae, Gyeongju, Ulsan in Korea TPO Youth Multi-Media Culture Camp
  • 91 Middle school students
  • Video cultural education, video production, field trip, friendly relations with middle schools in Korea etc.
27-31 July, 2010 Busan, Gyeongju in Korea STEP 2010
  • 55 participants from 5 countries
  • Experience Korean culture and mission tour etc.
7-11 July, 2011 Busan Korea WAFL 2011
  • 90 students in the tourism department of universities
  • Lectures and team projects
23-26 July, 2012 Busan Korea Tourism Universiade 2012
  • 100 participants from 17 cities of 8 countries
  • Organizing travel products and a cooking contest
24-26 July, 2013 Busan, Korea Tourism Universiade 2013
  • 147 participants from 35 cities of 12 countries
  • Organizing travel products and a cooking contest, a barista contest, cocktail contest
13-27 July, 2014 Busan, Korea K-CLIP 2014
  • 44 participants from 21 cities of 12 countries
  • Learning Korean, cultural experience, FAM tour
2-15 Aug, 2015 Busan, Korea K-CLIP 2015 · Cancellation due to the outbreak of MERS
17-31 Jan, 2016 Surabaya, Indonesia Surabaya-CLIP 2016
  • 25 participants from 7 cities of 7 countries
  • Learning Indonesian, cultural experience, tour around Surabaya
8-21 Aug, 2016 Tongyeong, Korea K-CLIP 2016
  • 28 participants from 17 cities of 7 countries
  • Learning Korean, cultural experience, member cities' tour
31 July - 10 Aug, 2017 Gimhae, Jeonju, Iksan,
Busan in Korea
K-CLIP 2017
  • 30 participants from 19 cities of 9 countries
  • Cultural experience and FAM tour
6 ~ 17 Aug, 2018 Jeonju, Iksan, Gunsan, Imsil,
Namwon, Andong, Ganghwa,
Goyang Korea
K-CLIP 2018
  • 42 participants from 28 cities of 9 countries
  • Cultural experience, member cities' tour
30 July – 10 Aug, 2019 Andong, Daegu, Namwon,
Imsil, Jeonju
K-CLIP 2019
  • 40 participants from 30 cities of 10 countries
  • Learning Korean, cultural experience, member cities’ tour