Business and government

Professor taking tourism expertise to international conference

Griffith Institute for Tourism director Professor Susanne Becken is off to Samoa.
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Business and government

Alumni awards highlight the best and brightest of Griffith Business

The four individuals are in the running for overall awards to be bestowed in September.
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Business and government

‘My Green Butler’ aims to change tourist behaviour to help the environment

The service innovation helps hosts change guests’ behaviour to conserve resources and have a better stay experience.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith earns top marks on world stage

Griffith University has asserted its place as a global standout in the 2018 ShanghaiRanking Global Ranking of Academic Subjects, earning noteworthy results for several of its courses.
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Business and government

Australian Government Supports Professional Development in Sri Lanka’s Tourism Sector

Industry representatives have completed the third and final component of an Australian Government-backed workshop.
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Business and government

Tourism industry has long way to go on road to equality

Out of 64 UN World Tourism Organisation events in 2017 examined by researchers, only one achieved gender parity.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Griffith adds climate change expertise to world-leading report

Two Griffith University academics are among the world’s best in climate change research to be named as authors in the next report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
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Business and government

Griffith helps Qld Tourism tackle climate change in new plan

The report, released today, is based on 20 years of research.
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Business and government

Sri Lankan tourism representatives farewelled at the Gold Coast

The networking event and farewell dinner followed a 10-day study tour.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Australia Awards marine fellowship brings Vietnamese ministry reps Down Under

In March, 15 representatives from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment in Vietnam travelled to Australia to take part in a two-week Australia Awards Fellowship focusing on human resource development in coastal and marine management in Vietnam. Funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, the fellowship was designed to enhance the capacity […]
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Business and government

Revamped Tourism Dashboard boasts interactive insights for experts and discerning travellers

The Global Sustainable Tourism Dashboard, a joint project between researchers at Griffith University and the University of Surrey, has received a major face-lift, enabling it to better inform researchers and travellers with interactive insights about destinations around the world. Launched in January following the declaration of 2017 as the United Nations International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, the […]
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Cities Research Institute

Why Gold Coast is the ideal host city

Griffith experts to explore at public forum.
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Business and government

Sustainable growth in the spotlight at 2017 East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream

The region’s foremost experts in tourism will converge at the Marriott hotel in Surfers Paradise this week for the third annual East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream conference. Spearheaded by the Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT) and Griffith Tourism Confucius Institute (TCI), the three-day event will be held from Thursday 23 November through Saturday […]
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Alumni

The Star has success with Griffith recruitment partnership

The hospitality and tourism giant sees Griffith Business School as an industry leader.
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

Skyrocketing tourism growth reveals worrying trend for Australia

A United Nations World Tourism Organisation and Griffith University report has found a substantial increase in Asia-Pacific tourism growth will impact Australian markets.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Tweets could help scientists monitor major ecosystems

New research from Griffith University suggests a love of sharing selfies and holiday snaps could be a boon for the environment. 
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Business and government

Exciting India learning experience on offer

Griffith students encouraged to take part in overseas field trip.
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Cities Research Institute

Big Data and Griffith analyses improve passenger picture

Over the last 40 years, global air travel has increased almost eight-fold and is set to rise further. This rapid growth is putting infrastructure strain on capital cities, but also putting pressure on airports to validate their future investment in terms of regional return on investment, not just increased capacity. Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) recently […]
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