Samir Dubendi
Chairman of the Executive Board of DAIR Hotels & Restaurants Association from 2009
Samir is a Chief Advisor of ATHEC Azerbaijan Tourism and Hospitality Education Center, lector
and expert of tourism and hospitality programs of UNDP, GIZ projects. He is an owner and Editor-in-Chef of "Baku Guide"  City Tourist Guide, publishing from 1996.
He is also known as the initiator of Baku Shopping Festival and Baku Tourist Card projects which are successfully realizing in the country since a few year.
Besides, Samir Dubendi is the author and co-author of textbooks "Hotel Management", 2005, "Excursion and Tourist Guide", 2006, editor of textbook "Hotel", 2008. All these textbooks are published under Baku State University.