News

New paper published Viachaslau Filimonau and Delysia A.De Coteau 2019 Food waste management in hospitality operations: A critical review,

New paper published Viachaslau Filimonau and Delysia A.De Coteau 2019 Food waste management in hospitality operations: A critical review, Tourism Management Volume 71, April 2019, Pages 234-245 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tourman.2018.10.009 Abstract Hospitality food waste represents a significant societal challenge. It is however under-researched with most studies approaching the issue from the perspective of sustainable agriculture and environmental, rather than hospitality, management. Given the specificity of hospitality… Read more »

Bournemouth University team presented at the GTMC conference at the Congress Centre in London

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality team presented the innovations and talent development we do for tourism, travel and hospitality management at the GTMC conference at the Congress Centre in London on the 6th of December. EasyJet CEO Johan Lundgren was the Keynote speaker and discussed the airline competitiveness and the impacts of Brexit. The event… Read more »

Boutique Hotel Guest Experience Awards (BoHos) are open and Bournemouth University is the Educational partner 

Boutique Hotel Guest Experience Awards (BoHos) are open and Bournemouth University is the Educational partner  CONFIDENT ENOUGH TO LET YOUR GUESTS BE THE JUDGE? Entries for the 2019 Boutique Hotel Guest Experience Awards (BoHos) are open NOW and will run through to 31 January 2019.   The BoHo Awards recognise hotels for providing excellence in guest… Read more »

Dr Daisy Fan contributes to Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) panel discussion on “Over 50s Holiday Market Conference” in London

Dr Daisy Fan was invited to participate in a panel discussion on “Over 50s Holiday Market Conference” in London organized by Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA). The panel session was about “Innovations for the over 50s”. Panellists shared their opinions regarding the innovation in service, IT and product design for this emerging market. Link:… Read more »

Bournemouth University Professional development courses for tourism & hospitality 18 March – 22 March  2019

Bournemouth University Professional development courses for tourism & hospitality 18 March – 22 March  2019 Department of Tourism and Hospitality Bournemouth University Information  https://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/about/our-faculties/faculty-management/our-departments/department-tourism-hospitality/professional-development-courses Booking https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/professional-development-courses-for-tourism-hospitality-professionals-tickets-51803261951?_eboga=1715778101.1516471310 Professional development courses for tourism & hospitality professionals Our series of half-day courses will be delivered through interactive workshops and networking with leading academics and students. They will support managers, supervisors and their teams… Read more »

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality is the Education Partner of the The Boutique Hotel Guest Experience Awards BoHo 2019 https://www.bohoawards.co.uk/

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality is the Education Partner of the The Boutique Hotel Guest Experience Awards BoHo 2019 https://www.bohoawards.co.uk/ working closely with Boutique Hotel News @bohonews and GuestRevu @guestrevu The results will be presented at the Boutique Hotel Summit in June in London https://www.boutiquehotelsummit.com/ In a meeting at Bournemouth University, the BoHo Awards teams engaged postgraduate hospitality and… Read more »

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis is preparing for China to contribute to Smart Tourism : Emerging Global Digital Ecosystem at the 12th UNWTO / PATA Forum on Tourism Trends and Outlook Guilin, China

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis is preparing for China to contribute to Smart Tourism : Emerging Global Digital Ecosystem at the 12th UNWTO / PATA Forum on Tourism Trends and Outlook Guilin, China Conference  The future of Tourism : Road to 2030 25-27 October 2018. People’s Government of Guilin of China, the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)… Read more »

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis  introducing and Chairing the Smart Tourism Session at the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism in Seoul Korea 

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis Head of Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality  introducing and Chairing the Smart Tourism Session at the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism in Seoul Korea https://youtu.be/ItK2mw-qTK4 #smart #smartcities #smartrourism #tourism #travel Smart tourism will determine the competitiveness of Tourism in the future

Joint UNWTO and PATA Session: “Connecting Asia and Europe through the Silk Road” 8th UNWTO International Meeting on Silk Road Tourism  in Thessaloniki, Greece on 10-12 October 2018.

  The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Ministry of Tourism of Greece and the Region of Central Macedonia have partnered together to organize the Joint UNWTO and PATA Session: “Connecting Asia and Europe through the Silk Road” 8th UNWTO International Meeting on Silk Road Tourism  in Thessaloniki, Greece on 10-12 October 2018. Together with the… Read more »

CALL FOR PAPERS – SPECIAL ISSUE  “Brand Management and Cocreation: lessons from tourism and hospitality”

CALL FOR PAPERS – SPECIAL ISSUE  “Brand Management and Cocreation: lessons from tourism and hospitality” JOURNAL OF PRODUCT AND BRAND MANAGEMENT – Planned publication is early 2021.  http://emeraldgrouppublishing.com/products/journals/journals.htm?id=jpbm  2017 Impact Factor: 2.75 http://buhalis.blogspot.com/2018/09/cfp-SpecialIssue-branding-tourism.html GUEST EDITORS:  Professor Dimitrios Buhalis, Bournemouth University, UK Professor Nigel Morgan, Swansea University, UK Dr Sangwon Park, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China   The planned publication early… Read more »