An Audience with Visiting Fellow John Kent

John Kent

Tourism entrepreneur John Kent is visiting Bournemouth University on Wednesday 23 March

When: 4pm-6pm, Wednesday 23 March

Where: KG01, Kimmeridge House, Talbot Campus, Bournemouth University

One of the travel industry’s most innovative and respected entrepreneurs, John Kent, will be visiting Bournemouth University as part of our University Lecture Series.

As CEO of YouTravel.com and founder of Aquis Hotels and Resorts, John has built up a thriving travel empire within the online tourism sector. His pioneering use of technology has revolutionised the package holiday industry for the UK travel market, and his continued contribution to educational institutions places him firmly at the cutting-edge of tourism innovation and research.

As well as talking about the latest tourism innovations, John will be answering questions from the audience on a wide range of subjects, including entrepreneurism, marketing and technology. And you can send your questions in advance to: tourism@bournemouth.ac.uk

To book your free seat click here: http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/lectures/professor/john-kent.html

School of Tourism academics visit University of Central Florida

Alan Fyall

Professor Alan Fyall talks to academics at the University of Central Florida. Image: UCF

Professor Alan Fyall and Dr Peter Lugosi from BU’s School of Tourism spent five days at the Rosen College of Hospitality Management at the University of Central Florida.

They discussed future research in the areas of tourism, hospitality, leisure and events, and the development of academic co-operative programmes such as student exchange, study abroad and faculty exchange.

More details here: http://today.ucf.edu/british-professors-reach-out-to-rosen-college-2/