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Founded in 1946, the International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education is the global advocate of hospitality and tourism education for schools, colleges, and universities offering programs in hotel and restaurant management, foodservice management and culinary arts.

In recent years, International CHRIE's focus has expanded and its mission statement has evolved, making it a marketplace for facilitating exchanges of information, ideas, research, products and services related to education, training and resource development for the hospitality and tourism industry (food, lodging, recreation and travel services). Serving as the hospitality and tourism education network, we strive to unite educators, industry executives and associations.

Our Vision

ICHRIE will become the recognized global leader in hospitality and tourism education and research.

Our Mission

ICHRIE, a nonprofit professional association, provides programs and services to continually improve the quality of global education, research, service and business operations in the hospitality and tourism industry.

Our Values

ICHRIE, an inclusive, collegial association, values creative, ethical and progressive action aimed at the improvement of global hospitality and tourism education and research.

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