UK TimesThursday 3rd December 2020
14.00Conference opens
Welcome: ATHE Executive
14.05ATHE Student Prize Award Presentations
Presented by the ATHE Executive
Victor Middleton Prize for Education and Scholarship Award Presented by Professor David Airey
14.30Opening Keynote Speaker:
Professor Stefan Gössling
Lund University & Linnaeus University, Sweden
“Pandemics, tourism and global change”
Chair: Professor Keith Wilkes
15.00Refreshment Break
15.10Paper Presentations
Tourism Education in Fragile World: Research Theme
Chair: Dr Claire Haven-Tang
16.10Refreshment Break
16.20Keynote Speaker: Professor Richard Butler
Emeritus Professor, Strathclyde University, Glasgow
“Tourism’s Cardiac Arrest: implications of Covid-19 for the TALC”
Professor Robert Maitland
16.50Refreshment Break
17.00Paper Presentations
Tourism Education in Fragile World: Pedagogic Theme
Chair: Dr Seonyoung Kim
19.00An Alternative ATHE Conference Dinner:
Tourism Education in Fragile World: Views from around the World
Prof Geoff Bird, Royal Roads University, Canada
Dr Lynn Minneart, New York University, USA
Dr Carla Ricaurte Quijano, Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral, Ecuador
Professor Nigel Morgan, University of Surrey, UK
Dr Roos Gerritsma, Inholland University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
Professor Brian King (pre-recorded), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Dr Shelagh Mooney, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Chair: Professor Chris Cooper
21.00End of Day 1
UK Times
Friday 4th December 2020
09.15ATHE Annual General Meeting:
All members welcome
10.00Tourism Education in Fragile World:
Doctoral Poster Presentations
Chair: Dr Ilaria Pappalepore
10.45Refreshment Break
11.00Day 2 opens
Keynote Speaker: Mark Tanzer
Chief Executive, ABTA
“Tourism for Good”
Chair: Dr Duncan Tyler
11.30Exhibitor & Sponsor Presentations:
Vicki Wolf, ABTA, ATHE Fellow
Kevin Kaley, Tourism Society
Sally North, Goodfellows Publishing
Chair: Dr Claire Haven-Tang
12.00ATHE Awards for Innovation Presentations:
Chair: Dr Claire Haven-Tang
Vicki Wolf, ABTA – Tourism and Climate Change
Kevin Kaley, Tourism Society – Building Leadership in Tourism
Doctoral Presentation Award
Jax Shaw, Experiences and Impact Director, Family Holiday Association
13.20Paper Presentations
Tourism Education in Fragile World: Research Theme
Chair: Dr Asia Alder
14.35Refreshment Break
14.45“To what extent have the challenges of Covid-19 created opportunities to do things differently in this fragile world? Panel of speakers and questions from the audience
Martin Evans, The Tourism Business
Andrew Campbell, Wales Tourism Alliance
Rochelle Turner, MaCher, USA
Rebecca Brookes, Abbey UK
Chair: Dr Ross Tinsley
16.15Refreshment Break
16.30Closing Keynote Speaker: Professor Elena Rodriguez-Falcon
President & CEO of NMiTE (New Model Institute for Technology and Engineering)
“New approaches to education – what we can learn from engineers”
Chair: Dr Asia Alder
17.00Closing remarks
ATHE Executive