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BA (Hons) Tourism Management graduate Maris Kuklis is MICE Account Manager for Etihad Airways

BA (Hons) Tourism Management graduate Maris Kuklis is MICE Account Manager for Etihad Airways. In a recent communication he said “I studied for the BA (Hons) Tourism Management at Bournemouth University and graduated in 2008. I’m working now for Etihad Airways as MICE Account Manager in the London Office. Studying at Bournemouth University helped to set… Read more »

Do not miss : ITT Future You ‘on the road’ Wednesday 22nd November  3pm-4pm   KG03

ITT Future You ‘on the road’ Wednesday 22nd November  3pm-4pm   KG03 The ITT Future You event is a spin-off of the very successful ITT Future You conference that takes place at the World Travel Market each year http://www.ittfutureyou.com/ .  This year BU is very pleased to welcome: Claire Steiner HR & Talent Professional and Director & Chair of… Read more »

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis will be Chairing the 2nd Annual Cultural Tourism Middle East Forum in Dubai

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis will be Chairing the 2nd Annual Cultural Tourism Middle East Forum https://culturaltourismme.iqpc.ae/ 1 – 2 NOVEMBER 2017 at the MEYDAN HOTEL, DUBAI, United Arab Emirates Developing sustainable cultural tourism in the Middle East region. The preservation of culture and heritage is top in the agenda for cultural and tourism authorities in the GCC… Read more »

Dr Anya Chapman helps put Blackpool’s Seaside Piers on the World Heritage Map

Dr Anya Chapman helps put Blackpool’s Seaside Piers on the World Heritage Map Dr Anya Chapman has been working in conjunction with Blackpool Council and the National Piers Society to secure World Monuments Fund Watch status for Blackpool’s three pleasure piers. Anya, who is Honorary Secretary of the National Piers Society, has undertaken a series… Read more »

Paul Clark Cluster General Manager Hallmark Hotels in Bournemouth and Chair of Coastal Bid welcomes Bournemouth University Students

Paul Clark Cluster General Manager Hallmark Hotels in Bournemouth and Chair of Coastal Bid welcomes Bournemouth University Students and discusses the strategic developments of Tourism and Hospitality in the region. Hallmark Hotels are a strategic partners in the CHME2018 conference and it is always great to learn from Paul’s wisdom.  

Derek Robbins chairing Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport event about Winchester Park and Ride Wed 25 October

Colleagues are most welcome to join us in Southampton next Wednesday 25 October for the first meeting of the 2017 – 25 October 2017, 18:45 – 21:00   Solent Conference Centre (The Spark),East Park Terrace Campus of Southampton Solent University, Southampton, SO14 0LY Meeting Point: The Willow Conference Room (on Level 3) of the Solent Conference Centre… Read more »

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 »