Welcome to the AlpAdria & Eastern Europe Chapter of the Cornell Hotel Society. We are excited at the prospect of fun networking events and promoting the interests of the Cornell Hotel School in our area.The primary goals of the AlpAdria Chapter are:
* to provide a forum of educational and networking opportunities,
* to create scholarship opportunities for students and professionals in our area and
* to have fun meeting other alumni while doing all of the above.

Upcoming Events

October 3, 2019:  1st Annual Rome Lodging Outlook, Rome, Italy
November 8-10, 2019: CHS AlpAdria & Eastern Europe Annual Chapter Meeting, Salzberg, Austria
For more information on both events – Chapter Website

Board of Directors

Secretary/Communications Chairman: Marcello Cicalò, GMP ’17

Treasurer: Christian Walter, PDP ’08

Regional Event Coordinators

Austria: Christian Walter, PDP ’08

Eastern Europe: Silvija Iliskovic Balagovic, PDP ’06

Italy:Luca Cerretani, B.S. ’09

Switzerland:Wolf Wagschal, PDP ’96

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Event Recaps

The Hills Are Alive With Hotelies

In early November 2019, Hotelies gathered in Salzburg, Austria for another wonderful and insightful meeting of the AlpAdria & Eastern Europe Chapter.

First Annual Rome Lodging Outlook

On October 3, 2019, the CHS AlpAdria & Eastern Europe chapter hosted our 1st Annual Rome Lodging Outlook at the St. Regis Rome.

Eastern European Alumni Gather For Breakfast

On February 21, 2019, Hotelies attending the Adria Hotel Forum gathered for breakfast at the Hyatt Regency Belgrade.

Hotelies Gather To Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Hotelies from around Europe gathered to celebrate the 50ths Anniversary of Gerhard Zeilinger.

CHS AlpAdria & Eastern Europe Chapter Meets In Tuscany

The CHS AlpAdria & Eastern Europe Chapter held it annual meeting from November 9 through 11 at the Grotta Giusti in Tuscany.

CHS EMEA Regional Meeting – Ljubljana – June 2018

The CHS European, Middle East and African regional meeting was held in Ljubljana, Slovenia from June 21 to 24, 2018.

AlpAdria Chapter Enjoys Networking Lunch in Zurich

On Wednesday, October 11, 2017, members of the CHS AlpAdria Chapter gathered for a networking lunch at the Hotel Storchen in Zurich.

AlpAdria and Eastern European Chapter Hosts Annual Meeting

Chapter members from Italy, Switzerland, Hungary and Austria highlight event.