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HKWS-X 2020

2 December @ 3:00 pm - 17 December @ 4:00 pm

Free

The Hong Kong PolyU Winter School (HKWS) is an executive development programme developed by the SHTM for senior hospitality industry managers.

Held annually in December, the HKWS has been running for 17 years and HKWS-X is a special version to support the hospitality and tourism industry in view of the COVID-19 situation in 2020.

The HKWS-X programme offers 12 one-hour online modules in hospitality and tourism management related to, or with an emphasis on, the recovery from the pandemic. The programme is co-organised by the SHTM and the Hong Kong Hotels Association.

This year, the special version HKWS-X will run from 2-17 December 2020 on a complimentary basis.

Programme Modules: (Hong Kong time)

  • 2 December 2020 (Wednesday) from 3pm – 4pm: Digital Marketing in Hospitality and Tourism by Dr Ada Lo – Associate Professor and Mr Patrick Yeung – Professor of Practice (Tourism Marketing), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • 3 December 2020 (Thursday) from 3pm – 4pm: Technology Innovation and Digital Transformation in Tourism and Hospitality by Dr Dan Wang – Associate Professor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • 4 December 2020 (Friday) from 3pm – 4pm: Wellness Tourism by Dr Deniz Kucukusta – Associate Professor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • 7 December 2020 (Monday) from 3pm – 4pm: Purpose Driven Leadership: Six Steps for Self Development by Prof. Kaye Chon – Dean & Chair Professor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • 8 December 2020 (Tuesday) from 3pm – 4pm: Crisis Management by Dr Jennifer Cronin President, Wharf Hotels
  • 9 December 2020 (Wednesday) from 3pm – 4pm: Tourism Big Data Analytics by Dr Sangwon Park Associate Professor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • 10 December 2020 (Thursday) from 3pm – 4pm: A Food & Beverage Operator’s Best Practices During Pandemic by Mr Jonathan Glover – Instructor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • 11 December 2020 (Friday) from 3pm – 4pm: Conflict Management by Dr Pearl Lin – Associate Professor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • 14 December 2020 (Monday) from 3pm – 4pm: Design Thinking: a Creative Approach to Problem-Solving by Dr Harah Chon – Lecturer, MA Design, LASALLE College of the Arts
  • 15 December 2020 (Tuesday) from 3pm – 4pm: Future of Luxury Services Management in post Pandemic Economy by Prof. Basak Denizci Guillet – Professor of Revenue Management, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • 16 December 2020 (Wednesday) from 3pm – 4pm: Human Resources Management: Opportunities and Challenges as a Result of the Shake Up by Dr Maxime Wang – Assistant Professor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • 17 December 2020 (Thursday) from 3pm – 4pm: Managing Change – Prof. Brian King – Associate Dean & Professor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

You will be required to register individually for each module that you would like to attend.

Details

Start:
2 December @ 3:00 pm
End:
17 December @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://shtm.polyu.edu.hk/industry-alumni/hong-kong-polyu-winter-school/introduction/

Venue

Online

FHTA Events

Please contact Cheryl Chow at the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association if you would like more info on upcoming events.

Email: events@fhta.com.fj

Ph: +679 3302980