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BA hospitality management graduate Appointed General Manager At Millennium Hilton New York One UN Plaza – NY, USA

Stefan Mirevski Appointed General Manager At Millennium Hilton New York One UN Plaza – NY, USA View Stefan Mirevski’s LinkedIn Profile As the hotel’s general manager, Mirevski will oversee the day-to-day operations of this prestigious 439-room landmark property, continuing to build upon the hotel’s reputation as a “home away from home” for the world’s most esteemed leaders, diplomats and heads of… Read more »

Global staff mobility

Funding opportunities, Global engagement, Training sarahprice Global staff mobility – including training, teaching, research or networking – brings huge value to BU and our students, whilst offering invaluable personal career experience. We are pleased to announce that staff, both academic and professional support, can apply for funds to support these activities through Erasmus+ and Santander, under the Global… Read more »

Dr Anya Chapman to keynote at the 2017 ATHE Annual Conference NEW APPROACHES TO TOURISM LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION & RESEARCH ON COASTAL TOURISM

2017 ATHE Annual Conference  NEW APPROACHES TO TOURISM LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION & RESEARCH ON COASTAL TOURISM 7th-8th December 2017 at The View Hotel, Eastbourne hosted by The School of Sport and Service Management, University of Brighton   CONFERENCE THEMES We look forward to receiving submissions around the following themes:  New approaches to Tourism Learning in Higher Education… Read more »

Dr. Miguel Moital’s Iberian trip recently traveled to Portugal and Spain to present his work.

Our colleague Dr. Miguel Moital, Principal Academic in Events Management, Faculty of Management, recently traveled to Portugal and Spain to present his work. In Portugal, Miguel talked to students from the Masters in Tourism Management at the UCP – Portuguese Catholic University (Braga Campus). BU has an Erasmus agreement with UCP for staff exchange. Miguel… Read more »

Exciting Conferences and Events to debate the global future of tourism and hospitality.

Really excited with a range of events we organise to facilitate global cocreation and knowledge development. Call for papers and presentations are out. Join us and be part of the debate for the global future of tourism and hospitality. SMART TOURISM : Big data, artificial intelligence and robotics revolutions  Wednesday 8 November 2017 SMART TOURISM… Read more »

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 »

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis was invited to do a keynote on smart tourism at the 22nd United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) General Assembly in Chengdu, China.

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis was invited to do a keynote on smart tourism at the 22nd United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) General Assembly in Chengdu, China. Professor Dimitrios Buhalis keynote on Smart Tourism at UNWTO General Assembly  This year’s 22nd session was attended by 1300 delegates from more than 150 countries including 60 Ministers of Tourism… Read more »

European angst over Tourists: Do Code’s of Conduct Help?

European angst over Tourists: Do Code’s of Conduct Help? BU research, Impact, Research news, the conversation moregan After recent media exposure about overcrowding at tourist destinations and local-tourist conflict, destination authorities have sought to introduce codes of conduct across European tourist destinations. From Hvar in Croatia,  towns near Amsterdam, and Venice, there is a belief that the tourism system, like the financial system, is… 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 »

Jane Ashton Director of Sustainable Development for TUI travel joins the conference on Monday 4th Sept to discuss the TUI international customer research on sustainable tourism, in the context of our 2015-2020 Better Holidays, Better World strategy

Jane Ashton Director of Sustainable Development for TUI travel joins the conference on Monday 4th Sept to discuss the TUI international customer research on sustainable tourism, in the context of our 2015-2020 Better Holidays, Better World strategy Join us http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/visitor-economy 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://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/visitor-economy-programme   programme, keynotes,… Read more »