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Professor Adam Blake, Bournemouth University to contribute to Great British Tourism – Brexit and Beyond Policy-UK Forum

Professor Adam Blake, Bournemouth University to contribute to Great British Tourism – Brexit and Beyond Policy-UK Forum Great British Tourism – Brexit and Beyond Maintaining the UK’s Competitive Edge and Supporting Local Visitor Economies Policy-UK Forum: Thursday, 19th October 2017, 08:30 – 13.00, Central London [ Book your place here ] | [ View website ]… Read more »

Gracious Hospitality and Tourism International Conference 29 Nov – 1 Dec Dusit Thani College, Bangkok, Thailand http://dusitconference.com/

Gracious Hospitality and Tourism International Conference 29 Nov – 1 Dec  Dusit Thani College, Bangkok, Thailand http://dusitconference.com/  Call for papers http://dusitconference.com/call-for-papers/  Gracious Hospitality and Tourism International Conference 29 Nov – 1 Dec Dusit Thani College, Bangkok, Thailand http://dusitconference.com/ Invited Speakers include : Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul Minister of Tourism and Sports, Thailand Suphajee Suthumpun Group Chief Executive Officer of… Read more »

Gracious Tourism and Hospitality towards 2030 is the theme of the conference organised by Dusit Thani College in Bangkok Thailand. November 29 to December 1, 2017

Gracious Tourism and Hospitality towards 2030 is the theme of the conference organised by Dusit Thani College in Bangkok Thailand. November 29 to December 1, 2017  dusitconference.com Gracious Tourism and Hospitality towards 2030″ is the theme of the conference organised by Dusit Thani College in Bangkok Thailand. Rapid expansion is putting pressure on infrastructure and destinations… Read more »

CHME2018 Innovation in Hospitality: connecting all stakeholders to deliver memorable experiences 22th-25th May 2018 Bournemouth University, UK

CHME2018 CALL FOR PAPERS AND POSTERS 27th Council for Hospitality Management Education  CHME Annual Research Conference Innovation in Hospitality: connecting all stakeholders to deliver memorable experiences 22th-25th May 2018 Bournemouth University, UK Bournemouth University is proud to host the 27th Council for Hospitality Management Education’s Annual Research Conference in May 2018.  www.bournemouth.ac.uk/CHME2018   The hospitality industry strives… Read more »

programme, keynotes, papers and social programme for the BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference

We are absolutely delighted with the programme, keynotes, papers and social programme for the BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference and look forward to welcome good friends to @Bournemouth Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality​ next week  https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2E60FvQiIpTQ0otWFd3TEUybWc/view?usp=sharing https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2E60FvQiIpTQ0otWFd3TEUybWc/view?usp=sharing BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference Bournemouth University, 4-6th September 2017   Visitor Economy: Strategies and Innovations http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/visitor-economy Register on https://thevisitorseconomy.eventbrite.com

#BUProud Andrew Cole MBE is a BA (Hons) Tourism Studies graduate, now General Manager of Touchwood Shopping Centre

Andrew’s story Tourism, Hospitality and Events courses “The degree was only a part of the help that BU gave; the ability to experience life and meet great friends and a support network was the other. This opened doors and opportunities that steered me into a career I wasn’t expecting.” When Andrew Cole first came to… Read more »

updates for the BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference Bournemouth University, 4-6th September 2017 Visitor Economy: Strategies and Innovations

As the programme is evolving we would like to update you with regards the   BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference Bournemouth University, 4-6th September 2017  Visitor Economy: Strategies and Innovations http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/visitor-economy  Register on https://thevisitorseconomy.eventbrite.com  Programme http://tinyurl.com/BUConf060616 1) The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) will be supporting and endorsing the conference and Daniela Wagner – PATA Regional Director- Europe, Middle… Read more »

Smart Tourism and Agile Destination Management, Bournemouth University Festival of Learning Tuesday 11 July 2017 10:00 – 17:00

Bournemouth University Festival of Learning 2017 Smart Tourism and Agile Destination Management https://smart-tourism-and-agile-destination-management.eventbrite.co.uk Bookings on https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/366208 eTourismLab, Bournemouth University, Share Lecture Theatre, Talbot Campus, BH12 5BB The internet of things, big data, wearable technology and augmented reality are just a handful of the technological innovations driving change in our business and personal lives. To stay competitive,… Read more »

Bournemouth University hospitality graduate Andrew Foulkes General Manager of the Abbey Hotel in Bath, wins the Manager of the Year award at this year’s Cateys.

Bournemouth University hospitality graduate Andrew Foulkes General Manager of the Abbey Hotel in Bath, wins the Manager of the Year award at this year’s Cateys. At a spectacularly glamorous awards ceremony at Grosvenor House in London, General Manager of the Abbey Hotel in Bath, Andrew Foulkes, won the Manager of the Year award at this year’s Cateys. Casting… Read more »

Dr Anya Chapman celebrates 200 years of the British Seaside Pier

Dr Anya Chapman recently presented a paper entitled ‘Celebrating 200 years of the British Seaside Pier’ at the ‘Beside the Seaside’ conference in Scarborough. The conference was hosted by the Seaside Heritage Network, which Anya is a founding member of.  In her presentation, Anya looked at the historic development of British seaside pleasure piers, from… Read more »