Mr. Glen Bowdin, a keynote speaker at HTMi’s 13th International Hospitality & Tourism Research Conference Switzerland gave an interesting address on the topic “Developing the Event Professional” to an audience of international research professionals and researchers, as well as the staff and students of HTMi.
The presentation content has been dedicated to the process of development of the Events professionals. Taking as an example the case of Great Britain Mr. Bowdin outlined the necessity of providing special education for those who would like to devote their professional life to the Meetings and Events organization.
The thirteenth International Hospitality and Tourism Research Conference Switzerland was held over a two-day period in November 2014.
The conference had two main themes – ‘The Challenges of Changing Products and Changing Patterns of Demand for Hospitality, Tourism and Events’ AND ‘Learners, Industry and Educational Institutions: Together Preparing for Futures in Hospitality and Tourism’.