Program & Presentation Committee


 

Name/Role Organization Country
Chair    
Marco Robledo Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
     
Co-Chairs    
Julio Batle - Program Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Joan Garau - Submission & Review Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Miguel Payeras - Industry Liaison Balears t. Spain
Miguel Piñol - Finance Balears t. Spain

 

Academic and Industry Members


 

Name Organization Country
Gala Afifi Sultan Qaboos University Oman
Tiago Allis University of São Paulo Brazil
Maria Alvarez             Boğaziçi University   Turkey
Julio Aramberri Dongbei University of Finance & Economics China
Inmaculada Benito Federació Empresarial Hotelera de Mallorca Spain
Bernardo Cabot Melia Hotels International - Asia Pacific China
Sara Campo Universidad Autónoma Madrid  Spain
Mário Candeis Espinas Palace Hotel Iran
Joan Enric Capellà SomHotels Spain
Ricardo Chiva Universitat Jaume I Spain
Evangelos Christou Technological Institute of Thessaloniki Greece
Richard Clark Air Europa Spain
Luis Coelho University of Algarve Portugal
Bartolomé Deyá Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Vanesa Díaz Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Ricardo Diza Universidad de la Laguna Spain
Giacomo Del Chiappa University of Sassari Italy
Eduardo Fayos-Sola Ulysses Foundation Spain
Sandro Formia Florida Interantional University USA
William Gartner University of Minnesota USA
Kristal Gerdes University of Wisconsin-Stout USA
Juergen Gnoth University of Otago New Zealand
Antonio Grandio Universitat Jaume I Spain
Desiderio Gutiérrez Universidad de la Laguna Spain
Simon Hudson University of South Carolina USA
Natividad Juaneda Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Metin Kozak Dokuz Eylul University Turkey
T. C. Huan National Chung Hsing University Taiwan
Xiaolong Ma BES International Tourism Group China
Francisco Madrid Universidad Anáhuac México
Yoel Mansfeld University of Haifa Israel
Onofre Martorell Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Júlio Mendes  University of Algarve Portugal
Duarte Morais North Carolina State University USA
Ana Munar Copenhagen Business School Denmark
Fevzi Okumus University of Central Florida USA
Enrique Ortiz Melia Hotels International - EMEA Spain
Alexandre Panosso University of São Paulo Brazil
Philip Pearce James Cook University Australia
Patrícia Pinto University of Algarve Portugal
Paulo Prada Pestana Hotel Group Portugal
Pep Lluis Pons Govern de les Illes Balears Spain
Albert Postma Stenden University The Netherlands
Betsy Pudliner University of Wisconsin-Stout USA
Javier Rey-Maquieira Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Vicente Ramos Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Antoni Riera Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Jaume Rosselló Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Francesc Sastre Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Regina Schlüter Estudios y Perspectiva del Turismo Argentina
Noel Scott Griffith University Australia
Aziz Sair Ecole Nationale de Commerce et Gestion Agadir Morocco
Antonio Serra Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
João Albino Silva University of Algarve Portugal
Javier Silvestre Idiso Hoteldistribution Technology Spain
Luiz Trigo University of São Paulo Brazil
Mathilda Van Niekerk University of Central Florida USA
Kazem Vafadari Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University  Japan
Fanny Vong Institute for Tourism Studies China
YouCheng Wang University of Central Florida USA
Tiger Wu Beijing University China
Honggen Xiao Hong Kong Polytechnic University China
Huang Xiaoting BES International Tourism Group China

 

Honor Committee

 

Name/Role Organization Country
Gabriel Escarrer - Chairman Meliá Hotels Spain
Gabriel Escarrer Jaume - Vice Chairman and CEO Meliá Hotels Spain
Llorenç Huguet - Rector Universitat de les Illes Balears Spain
Bob Meyer - Chancellor University of Wisconsin-Stout USA
Abraham Pizam University of Central Florida USA
Efigénio da Luz Rebelo - Former Dean, Faculty of Economics University of Algarve Portugal
Hooshang Talebi - President University of Isfahan Iran

 

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