Mario Silva

Mário Silva

Estoril Higher Institute for Tourism and Hotel Studies

PhD in Tourism, at IGOT, University of Lisbon, Master in Tourism specialized in Nature and Adventure Tourism Planning and Management, at Superior School of Hotel Management and Tourism of Estoril (ESHTE). He has a degree in Sports Animation, Recreation and Leisure at Superior School of Sports of Rio Maior.
Teacher at ESHTE in the Tourism master’s programme and in the degree Leisure Management and Tourism Animation (GLAT), where he teaches areas such as tourism animation, nature and adventure sports and risk planning and management.
Manager of the degree GLAT since 2017/2018 and coordinator of the Nature and Adventure Tourism Animation CET in 2012/2013.
President of the Association Desnível from 2008 to 2013 and since 2017 till then (vice-president since 2013 to 2017).
Trainer and instructor of adventure sports tourism: canyoning, rope techniques, mountaineering and climbing.


Workshop: Qualification of Human Resources in Nature Tourism