About the Conference

19th Annual Graduate Education & Graduate Student Research Conference in Hospitality and Tourism

Houston, Texas

January 3-5, 2014

At The Hilton University of Houston Hotel
Houston, TX

The Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management at University of Houston and the School of Hotel and Tourism Management at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University are pleased to announce the 19th Annual Graduate Education and Graduate Student Research Conference in Hospitality and Tourism. This event will take place at The Hilton University of Houston Hotel in Houston, TX. Please join us for an exciting and fulfilling professional experience.

Ki-Joon Back, Ph.D
Planning Committee Co-Chair
University of Houston
Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management
229 C. N. Hilton Hotel & College
Houston, TX
77204-3028, USA
Phone: 713.743.2530
Fax: 713.743.2575
Conference email: kback@uh.edu

Hanqin Zhang, Ph.D
Paper Review Committee Co-Chair
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
School of Hotel & Tourism Management
Phone: 852-3400-2260
Fax: 509-335-7736
E-mail: hanqin.zhang.qiu@polyu.edu.hk

The aim of the conference is to provide a forum for graduate program administrators, graduate faculty members, and graduate and undergraduate students. This forum presents an opportunity to 1) explore contemporary and future educational and research issues in hospitality and tourism graduate programs and 2) exchange ideas and information on "state-of-the-art" graduate student research in hospitality and tourism. The conference will also offer a unique networking opportunity to graduate students and faculty.