Michael Risteski

Ohrid

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Excellent knowledge of German (mother tongue) and English language. Main occupation: Teaching assistant (Assistant Professor) at University “St. Kliment Ohridski” – Bitola, Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality – Ohrid More than 10 years experience in Tourism and Hospitality industry. Main activities and responsibilities at the University: Conducting assigned undergraduate and graduate courses and seminars, engaging in national and international projects from the field of tourism and hospitality, academic adviser to students, conducting lectures, training activities, tests for students, etc. Main subjects that I teach: - Tourist Geography - Cultural Heritage - Protection of Cultural Heritage - Food and Culture Professional licensed tour guide since 2011 in German and English language for the territory of the Republic of Macedonia with guiding experience of more than 300 groups. Specialized in Culture, History, Religion, Cultural Heritage, Protection of Cultural Heritage, Food and Culture. Excellent communication and presentation skills ideal for expert and amateur tours alike. Guaranteed interesting and unforgettable culture oriented holiday!

Region
Skopje, South-West Macedonia, Tikvesh Region, Kokino, North-West Macedonia, East & South-East Macedonia

Degree
Yes

Groups Led
More than 20

Years Of Experience
5-10

Other Trainings
Yes

Number Of Groups Led
15-25, 25-50

Specialization In Type Of Tourism
Culture, History, Religious

Gender
Male

Age
32

Experience In Type Of Tourism
Culture, History, Religious, Family, Active, Singles, MICE, Gastronomy

Spoken Languages
English, Deutsch, Македонски

Extra Information
- September 2009 – Attendance at International Tourism Conference “IMEX – MPI – EIAT – Future Leaders Forum Balkans”, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia - May 2010 – Participation at International Seminar “Rotary Youth Leadership Award”, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - May 2010 – Attendance at International Congress “Tourism and Hospitality Industry 2010” - Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management – Opatija, Republic of Croatia - July 2010 – Attendance at “Fifth International Summer School in Economics” – University of Nis-Faculty of Economics, Niska Banja, Republic of Serbia - September 2010 – Attendance at International Tourism Conference “Education and Industry Advancing Together - EIAT” – Belgrade, Republic of Serbia - October 2010 - “Intensive training on Sustainable tourism”, Tetovo, Republic of Macedonia - October 2010 – Attendance at Workshop “Active studying in large student groups – impossibility or challenge?” – Junior Faculty Development Program, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - July 2011 – Practical training – “Food and tourism” – University of food technology – Plovdiv, Plovdiv, Republic of Bulgaria - October 2011 – Attendance and presenting a paper at XI International Conference “Service sector in terms of changing environment”, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - November 2011 – Attendance at International Seminar “Case studies for management education and training”, LA FONDATION POUR LA FORMATION HOTELIERE, Manchester Metropolitan University, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - November 2011 – Attendance at International Seminar “Developing education/industry links”, LA FONDATION POUR LA FORMATION HOTELIERE, Manchester Metropolitan University, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - January 2012 – Participation at “Verbal cluster – Youth Independence”, Youth Educational Forum, Struga, Republic of Macedonia - March 2012 – Attendance at International Seminar “Students working in the industry – cultural dimensions”, LA FONDATION POUR LA FORMATION HOTELIERE, Manchester Metropolitan University, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - March 2012 – Attendance at International Seminar “Succesful SME’s key operational issues”, LA FONDATION POUR LA FORMATION HOTELIERE, Manchester Metropolitan University, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - March 2012 – Participation on course “Training for trainers in the field of rural tourism” – Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - April 2012 – Attendance at ASPAT International Seminar – “American culture and Tourism”, Mavrovo, Republic of Macedonia - April 2012 – Attendance at ASPAT International Seminar – “Cultural diversity in Hospitality industry”, Mavrovo, Republic of Macedonia - May 2012 – Participation at 1st Training Session “German – Macedonian Training Program and Network ‘Sustainable Tourism’ for SME in the Tourism Sector, Academics and Other Promoters”, at the Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality – Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - August - September 2012 – Participation at 2nd Training Session “German – Macedonian Training Program and Network ‘Sustainable Tourism’ for SME in the Tourism Sector, Academics and Other Promoters”, in Berlin and Brandenburg, Germany - October 2012 – Attendance at Training Course on “Integrated Management of Cultural and World Heritage Sites”: On site intensive workshop – “Achieving SUSTainability through an integrated approach to the management of CULTural heritage”, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - May 2013 – Participation at 3rd Training Session “German – Macedonian Network for Sustainable Tourism”, at the Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality - Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - August 2013 – Participation at DAAD Project Academic Writing Summer School – Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - August 2013 – Lecturer at International Summer School “Make a difference-Become a CSR EU Leader”, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - September - October 2013 – Participation at 4th Training Session “German – Macedonian Network for Sustainable Tourism”, at the Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality - Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - October 2013 – Member of the organizing committee, attendance and presenting a paper at the XII International Conference on Service Sector, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - May 2014 – Participation at workshop “Proper customer relations” – IPA Program for Cross-Border Cooperation Between the Republic of Macedonia and the Republic of Albania – “Virtual Action – Realistic Results”, Ohrid, Struga, Republic of Macedonia - June 2014 – Attendance at International Seminar “Food and Beverage Management” – LA FONDATION POUR LA FORMATION HOTELIERE, Manchester Metropolitan University, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - June 2014 – Attendance at International Seminar “Culinary Arts and Service Quality” – LA FONDATION POUR LA FORMATION HOTELIERE, Manchester Metropolitan University, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - November 2015 – Attendance at workshop for determining planning activities for creating project ideas – organized by the Center for development of South-west Planning Region of the Republic of Macedonia as part of the “Program for development of the South-west Planning Region 2015-2019”, promoted by the Ministry of local self-government, Bureau for regional development, in the Programs for balanced regional development of Macedonia, Struga, Republic of Macedonia - November 2015 – Attendance at workshop for creating the Strategy for tourism development in the municipality of Ohrid – organized by the Sector for Tourism and Local Economic Development (TLER) of the Municipality of Ohrid, Consulting firm “Swiss Contact” – Skopje, Tourism Cluster of Southwestern Macedonia “Eden”, Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality – Ohrid, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - February 2016 – Facilitating and lecturing at workshop for Applying the St. Gallen Model for Destination Management (SDGM) organized by the University of St. Gallen – Switzerland (Institute for Systematic Management and Public Governance – Research Center for Tourism and Transport), PREDA plus, Swisscontact and financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), Krusevo, Republic of Macedonia - February 2016 – Attendance at Open Debate on the National Strategy and Action Plan For Tourism Development of the Republic of Macedonia 2016-2021, prepared by Hotel and Consulting Firm “Kohl and Partner” – Austria, organized by the Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Macedonia – Department of Tourism and the Agency for Promotion and Support of Tourism in the Republic of Macedonia, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia - April 2016 – Facilitating and lecturing at follow-up workshop for Applying the St. Gallen Model for Destination Management (SDGM) in Krusevo, organized by the University of St. Gallen – Switzerland (Institute for Systematic Management and Public Governance – Research Center for Tourism and Transport), PREDA plus, Swisscontact and financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), Krusevo, Republic of Macedonia - April 2016 – Attendance at Destination Management Workshop – Increasing employability in tourism through destination management, market development and promotion, organized by Swisscontact – Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation and SDC – Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - August 2016 – Attendance and presenting a paper at Cross—Border Exhibition of “Water.Net” - Water Protection Thematic Park Actions Project – Edessa-Ohrid-Thessaloniki, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - October 2016 - Attendance and presenting a paper at the XIII International Scientific Conference on Service Sector - INSCOSES 2016, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia - November 2016 - Attendance and presenting a paper at the Sixth International Biennial Congress “HOTELPLAN 2016” - HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM - INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACH, Belgrade, Serbia

Type Of License
Culture

Street
Klenoec 166

Postal Code
6000

City
Ohrid

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