This conference provides a wonderful opportunity for you to enhance your knowledge about the newest innovative strategies in Hotel Administration. Moreover the conference offers a valuable platform to create new contacts in the field of Hotel Administration, by providing valuable networking time for you to meet great personnel in the field.
CONFERENCE TRACKS FOR RESEARCHERS
Day 1 – “Practical Tips” Sessions on Hotel Administration
- 1.1. Innovation in Hotel Administration – Industry Leader’s Panel
- 1.2. Rooms Division Management
- 1.3. Food and Beverage Management
- 1.4. Other Key Functions
Day 2 – Technical Sessions on Hospitality & Tourism
- 2.1. Quality Assurance in Hospitality
- 2.2. Innovative Practices in Hospitality
- 2.3. Human Resource Management in Hospitality & Tourism
- 2.4. Hospitality and Tourism Marketing
AND CONFERENCE CHAIRS
Dr. Chandana (Chandi) Jayawardena
[ Conference Chair ]
DPhil, MSc, Dip.M (CIM), Dip.BA, Dip.HC, FCHSGA, FIH, FIMCA, CHE
President – Chandi J. Associates Inc. Consulting, Canada
International Ambassador & Past President – Institute of Hospitality (HCIMA), UK
Prof. Nigel Hemmington
Pro Vice-Chancellor International, Dean Faculty of Culture and Society
Prof. Tiger Bihu WU
Prof. & Director, The International Center for Recreation and Tourism Research, Peking University, China
|09.00 – 10.00||Inauguration – 6th International Conference Hospitality and Tourism Management|
|10.00 – 10.15||Morning Refreshments|
|10.15 – 11.00||Keynote speech by Prof. Tiger Bihu WU, Prof. & Director, The International Center for Recreation and Tourism Research, Peking University|
|11.00 – 11.45||Keynote speech by Professor Philip Pearce, President, International Tourism Studies Association (ITSA),Professor, James Cook University, Australia|
|11.45 – 12.30||Keynote speech by Professor Nigel Hemmington ,Pro Vice-Chancellor International, Dean Faculty of Culture and Society, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand|
|12.30 – 13.20||Networking Lunch|
|13.20 – 14.20||TECHNICAL SESSION : QUALITY ASSURANCE IN HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM SECTOR MANAGEMENT|
|14.30 – 15.40||TECHNICAL SESSION : INNOVATIVE PRACTICES IN HOSPITALITY|
|15.40 – 16.00||Evening Refreshments|
|16.00 – 18.30||MICE Forum|
|19.00 – 21.00||Conference Networking Dinner with cultural Show hosted by TIIKM|
|09.00 – 10.00||TECHNICAL SESSION : HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM MARKETING, PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT|
|10.00 – 10.20||Morning Refreshments|
|10.20 – 13.20||Workshop on “ Innovation in Hotel Administration ”|
|13.20 – 14.20||Networking Lunch|
|14.20 – 15.40||TECHNICAL SESSION : SPECIAL INTEREST TOURISM AND SPECIAL EVENTS|
|15.40 – 16.00||Evening Refreshments|
|16.00 – 16.30||Conference concluding and Awards Ceremony|
CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS & PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES
All accepted abstracts for International Conference on Hotel Administration 2018 will be published in the conference abstract book with an associated ISBN. All full papers will be reviewed through a double blind reviewing process and published electronically with an ISSN in the proceedings with a DOI Number (DOI prefix: 10.17501).
International Journal of Hospitality Management
Online ISSN 0278-4319
Editor in Chief Prof. Abraham Pizam
Publisher Elsevier publishing
Journal Link : https://www.journals.elsevier.com/international-journal-of-hospitality-management
Indexed in SCOPUS (Elsevier), PIRA, CIRET, and many more.
EXCLUSIVE FROM ICOHA 2018
You can experience the high quality presentations carefully selected by our international reviewing panel. We invite you to send original research papers.
Enjoy the unique opportunity to join in a panel discussion with leading MICE industry experts in the world. This forum will provides insight into MICE trends and developments from global and regional perspectives
Listen to world renowned speakers and gain the opportunity to network with research and industry experts
Enhance your network with the leaders of hotel and tourism industry, policy makers and researchers from all over the world. Share knowledge, experience and fun everywhere.
Dinner and Cultural show
Enjoy the atmosphere and have fun while networking in the second day evening cultural show and networking dinner.
The hill capital of Sri Lanka
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