THE-ICE 2nd IPoE Forum 2006
‘Internationalisation of Tourism and Hospitality Education’
The second International Panel of Experts Forum was held at Conrad Jupiter’s on the Gold Coast, Australia in November, 2006. The focus was on presenting a pragmatic and progressive view on the internationalisation of tourism, hospitality and event education. With a significant perspective from the Asia-Pacific region, the forum addressed the changing needs of students, institutions and industry, and investigated the future role of international partnerships, quality assurance, and branding in the context of increasingly fast-paced global change. Invited speakers included Professor Marion Joppe, University of Guelph (Canada), Dr Eva Werner, IMC Krems (Austria), Dr Jutamus W, Assumption University (Thailand), Wayne Crosby, William Angliss Institute of TAFE (Australia), Singh Bhuie, (India), Professor Huimin Gu, Beijing Intl’ Studies University, (China) and Dr Betty Leask, University of South Australia.