Today, Kazan National Research Technological University with the assistance of the State Committee on Tourism hosted the II All-Russian Service, Tourism and Hotel Activity Olympiad among schoolchildren of 7-11 grades, students of secondary and higher educational institutions.
At the opening of the Olympiad Anastasia Sofina, Head of the Tourism Industry Development Department of the State Committee, made a welcoming speech.
The Olympiad was held on-site and virtually at two sites of educational institutions: for schoolchildren - in Kazan City Center of Gifted Children, for students - in Kazan National Research Technological University.
Representatives of 76 subjects of the Russian Federation took part in the Olympiad. In 2019, more than 3,000 schoolchildren and students from 132 Higher Educational Institutions, 81 Secondary Specialized Educational Institutions and 216 Secondary Schools took part in the Olympiad.
The providers of the All-Russian Olympiad are also: “Kazan National Research Technological University” Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education, the State Committee of the Republic of Tatarstan on Tourism, Tatarstan Regional Branch of the Russian Geographical Society and Kazan City Center of Gifted Children.