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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 »

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis contribute to the African Tourism Leadership Forum and meets the Tourism Ministers of Seychelles and Ghana 

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis contribute to the African Tourism Leadership Forum and meets the Tourism Ministers of Seychelles and Ghana Professor Dimitrios Buhalis with Hon. Didier Dogley Seychelles Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marines Professor Dimitrios Buhalis with Hon. Catherine Afeku Ghana Minister For Tourism, Arts & Culture

first confirmed invited speakers for the Travel and Tourism Research Association 2019 Conference 8-10 April 2019, TTRAEurope2019

Pleased to announce the first confirmed invited speakers for the Travel and Tourism Research Association 2019 Conference 8-10 April 2019, TTRAEurope2019 @ Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality Tourism in the era of connectivity www.bournemouth.ac.uk/TTRA Submit papers for the conference    https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=ttraeurope2019   Associate Professor Luisa Andreu Department of Marketing, Faculty of Economics, University of Valencia, Spain. Luisa… Read more »

Simon Thomas and Dimitrios Buhalis to contribute to ABTA’s Future Talent in the Travel Industry Conference in London

Future Talent in the Travel Industry London Tuesday 3 July 2018 Grant Thornton, 30 Finsbury Square, London, EC2A 1AG Register now Network with travel industry employers at ABTA’s second annual future talent conference.  What do industry employers expect from candidates looking to work in travel? From desirable qualifications and qualities to the future of travel industry roles, attend… Read more »

Results Pack on @EU_FoodSMART has been published on the @CORDIS_EU website in six languages

Results Pack on @EU_FoodSMART has been published on the @CORDIS_EU website in six languages https://cordis.europa.eu/article/id/400948-food-2030-innovative-eu-research-ensures-food-system-is-future-ready_en.html FOOD 2030: Innovative EU research ensures food system is future-ready Europe’s food production and consumption will play a pivotal role in ensuring food and nutrition security (FNS) in the face of the combined impacts of climate change, resource scarcity, land… Read more »

Dr Anya Chapman says Victorian pleasure piers are unique to Britain, but they are under threat

Victorian pleasure piers are unique to Britain, but they are under threat BU research, the conversation sgardener Edmond Holland/Shutterstock.com   By Dr Anya Chapman, Bournemouth University. A stroll along a pier remains the most popular activity for visitors to the British seaside, with 70% of them enjoying a walk over the waves. For many, the seaside pier is perhaps the most… Read more »

Institute of Hospitality Southern Branch 4th annual ‘Student of the Year Awards’ at the Balmer Lawn Hotel in the New Forest

On Thursday 19th April the Institute of Hospitality Southern Branch held their 4th annual ‘Student of the Year Awards’ at the Balmer Lawn Hotel in the New Forest. The awards go to recognise outstanding student contribution in education to learning, development and professionalism within six award categories.  Bournemouth University International Hospitality Management student Emily Murray,… Read more »