Annual Conference

‘Transforming hospitality’: The 28th Council for Hospitality Management Education (CHME) Annual Research Conference

21st May 2019 – 24th May 2019

University of Greenwich, Queen Anne Court, Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, London, SE10 9LS

In response to requests from colleagues, the deadline for submitting papers and posters has been extended to Friday the 25th of January.

The list of world-renowned keynote speakers has also been extended to include Kate Nicholls (UKHospitality) and Professor Dorina Buda (Leeds Beckett University) (See below for a full list of invited speakers).

CALL FOR PAPERS AND POSTERS

 

Conference themes:

  • Applied hospitality management
  • Critical and cultural studies of hospitality
  • Learning, teaching and assessment in hospitality management education
  • Urban hospitality
  • Hospitality and wellness

Keynote speakers:

  • Kate Nicholls – Chief Executive, UKHospitality
  • Professor Dorina Buda – Specialist in tourism and socio-political conflict
  • Chris Moore – Chief Executive, The Clink Charity
  • Julie Barker – Director of Accommodation and Hospitality, University of Brighton & Deputy Chair, TUCO
  • Professor Jon Wilson – Specialist in multiculturalism
  • Dr Melanie Smith – Specialist in wellness tourism
  • Professor Alastair Morrison – Specialist in hospitality and tourism marketing
  • Natalie Harrison – Head of Global Public Relations , Airbnb

The deadline for submitting papers and posters is Friday the 25th January 2019. These should be submitted to: chme2019@gmail.com

For full details of the conference, please visit the conference website: https://www.gre.ac.uk/bus/events/chme

For further information, please contact: CHME2019@greenwich.ac.uk

 

The 2018 Annual Research Conference will be hosted by Bournemouth University from 22nd-25th May 2018. The theme for the conference is - Innovation in hospitality: Connecting all stakeholders to deliver memorable experiences

 

The 2017 Annual Research Conference 2017 was hosted by University College Northern Denmark, Aalborg from 16th May 2017. More information available at http://www.chme17.org

The 2016 annual Research Conference was hosted by Ulster University, Belfast in May 2016. Photos from the conference can be viewed at www.chme.org.uk/research/annual-conference/Belfast-2016

The 2015 annual Research Conference was hosted by Manchester Metropolitan University from 20th-22nd May when over 120 delegates enjoyed a range of stimulating papers and presentations and a varied social programme.

To view some photos from the conference click on this link CHME 2015

The 2014 Annual Research Conference was hosted at the University of Derby, Buxton Campus from 28th-30th May 2014. Please visit www.chme2014.org for full details  - the pictures above provide a brief glimpse of the conference and main key note speakers, award winners and social aspects.

Summary of 2014 conference

 

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Hosts for future conferences

2018- Bournemouth University- 22nd- 25th May 2018

2019- Greenwich University- 21st-24th May 2019

2020- Sheffield Hallam University

2021- London South Bank University

2022- Brighton University

The guidelines produced by the CHME Research Group and Executive committee are attached - if a member university or hotel school is interested in hosting a future conference, please complete the proposal form (on previous page) and submit to Isabell R Hodgson, Coordinator - i.r.hodgson@sky.com 

Annual Research Conference Guidelines