www.china-spain.org   Sept. 3-6,  Tianjin, China

ICTCHS2015 Keynote Speaker : Professor Jafar Jafari

It is our pleasure to introduce our conference keynote speaker, Professor Jafar Jafari from of the University of Wisconsin-Stout School of Hospitality Leadership.

The title of his talk is:

TRANSFER OF KNOWLEDGE TO AND WITHIN TOURISM - Bridging Academia and the Industry

Professor Jafar Jafari

Professor Jafar Jafari is the founding editor, Annals of Tourism Research: A Social Sciences Journal; Chief Editor, Tourism Social Science (book) Series; Co-Chief Editor, Bridging Tourism Theory and Practice book series; Chief Editor, Encyclopedia of Tourism; Co-Founding Editor, Information Technology & Tourism; Co-Founder, TRINET: Tourism Research Information Network; and Founding President, International Academy for the Study of Tourism. He is a cultural anthropologist (PhD, University of Minnesota, USA) and a hotel administration graduate (BS and MS, Cornell University, USA), with an honorary doctorate (Universitat de les Illes Balears, Spain) and the recipient of the 2005 United Nations World Tourism Organization Ulysses Prize, he is Visiting Professor of the Universitat do Algarve (Portugal) and the Universitat de les Illes Balears (Spain), and a faculty member of the University of Wisconsin-Stout School of Hospitality Leadership.


Haihang group

College of Tourism and Service Management

Proceedings publisher

Journal of Tourism Economics

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