• "Every perfect traveler always creates the country where he travels." (Nikos Kazantzakis)

  • "Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity." (Aristotle)

  • "If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?" (Albert Einstein)

The purpose of the cruise research society (CRS) is to:   

Promote science and research in the field of maritime tourism and cruise management 


More specifically CRS supports, sponsors and endorses:

  • Scientific events (i.e. conferences, symposia workshops, etc.)
  • Scientific publications 
  • Research projects 
  • Awarding of research projects
  • Development of education & training concepts and material  

The main purpose of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Tourismuswissenschaft (DGT) is to: 

Generate knowledge and facilitate the exchange between its mambers