Blue Mountains to host the 2013 International Panel of Experts Conference

Global event brings together academic leaders in hospitality management


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Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School (BMIHMS) will host the International Panel of Experts (IPOE) Conference 2013 in Sydney, Australia. This is the 7th event bringing together the academic leaders across the world with those at the forefront of the hospitality industry.

You can find more about this year’s event, which is taking place from the 6-8 November, on the The-ICE Website – 2013 IPOE Page. The-ICE website provides details on what will be happening and gives you an insight into the Blue Mountains Hotel School theme – ‘The Industry Education Nexus – a global perspective"

The theme selected by BMIHMS builds on past forums, focusing on current strategic issues facing tourism, hospitality and events education.

A series of invited presentation panel sessions with leading tourism and hospitality educators and industry experts will be conducted. There’ll be a focus on industry engagement and educational leadership for the connected generation. They’ll also discuss how tourism research connects with industry imperatives, global industry trends are demanding a different educational approach and technology and innovation in tourism and hospitality education.

As the Number 1 hotel school in Australia and Asia Pacific BMIHMS is proud to host the IPOE event 2013. Blue Mountains is committed to continuing our position leading the field in the provision of hospitality degree courses. We’re focused on setting the standard in providing courses reflective of what is demanded by the hospitality industry to give our students a greater advantage upon graduation. This epitomized with our courses in International Hotel Management and International Event Management, which combine management theory with real work experience practical learning.