Adjunct Professor Leonie Lockstone-Binney
Supported by Associate Professor Brent Moyle and Dr Anna Kralj (Scientific Committee), Dr Elaine Yang (Programming Committee), Associate Professor Kevin Filo (Sponsorship and Marketing Committee) and Dr Barry Fraser (Venues and Operations Committee).
Tourism, hospitality and events are experiencing a time of unprecedented transformation, shaped by globalisation, technological advancement and social change. In keeping with the theme, Shaping the Next Normal in Tourism, Hospitality and Events, the CAUTHE 2022 Conference provides a great opportunity for educators, researchers and practitioners to shape the "next normal' in tourism, hospitality and events, with an emphasis on the role of research and education in generating constructive conversation designed to position these sectors as agents of sustainable development. It is also a wonderful opportunity for CAUTHE to expand its reach and impact by welcoming and encompassing into its program scholars from all over the globe, enabling engagement with the local CAUTHE community.
The CAUTHE 2022 Conference aims to advance current debates regarding transformations and future directions in tourism, hospitality and events. To that end, the conference brings together scholars, researchers, professionals and policymakers, to stimulate discussions and the exchange of research findings and ideas pertaining, but not limited to questions addressing the conference theme.