RECAP: EuroCHRIE / APacCHRIE 2019
Following the success of the 3rd Global Tourism & Hospitality Conference held in 2017, the 4th Global Tourism & Hospitality Conference (HONG KONG 2019) was hosted and organized by the SHTM. HONG KONG 2019 was held concurrently with the 2019 APacCHRIE & EuroCHRIE Joint Conference at Hotel ICON in Hong Kong on 22-25 May.
This conference served as a unique platform for academics, industry leaders, journal editors, young scholars and researchers to define the future roadmap of the global industry.
World-class Hotel and Tourism School
For close to 40 years, the SHTM has refined a distinctive vision of hospitality and tourism education and become a world-leading hotel and tourism school, exemplifying its motto of Leading Hospitality and Tourism. With 75 academic staff drawing from 22 countries and regions around the world, the School offers programmes at levels ranging from undergraduate degrees to doctoral degrees.
Rated No. 1 in the world in the “Hospitality and Tourism Management” category according to ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2017, placed No. 1 in the world in the “Hospitality, Leisure, Sport & Tourism” subject area by the CWUR Rankings by Subject 2017 and ranked among the top 3 “Hospitality and Leisure Management” institutions globally in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017/2018, the SHTM is driven by the need to serve its industry and academic communities through the advancement of education and dissemination of knowledge.
Through Hotel ICON, the SHTM’s innovative teaching and research hotel and a vital aspect of its paradigm-shifting approach to hospitality and tourism education, the School is advancing teaching, learning and research, inspiring a new generation of passionate, pioneering professionals to take their positions as leaders in the hospitality and tourism industry.