PHOTOS – 2017

 

A W A R D winners for the 2017 conference

First-place Winner in Research Presentations

 EXPLORING DESTINATION MARKETING ORGANIZATIONS’ SOCIAL MEDIA EFFORTS AND TRAVELER ENGAGEMENT IN THE CONTEXT OF SMART TOURISM:  EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE FROM BIG DATA
Minnow Lee (University of Massachusetts Amherst), Jung Hwa Hong (Dongseo University) Sunghun Chung (University of Queensland)

Second-place Winner in Research Presentations

IS ACCESS TO URBAN OPEN SPACES EQUITABLE FOR SOCIAL MINORITY GROUPS?
A CASE STUDY OF SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA
Dudui Lee & Jinwon Kim
 University of Florida

First-place Winner in Undergraduate Presentations (USRF)

EXPLORING DIFFERENCES IN CONSUMER PERCEPTIONS AND BEHAVIORAL INTENTION BETWEEN LEED-CERTIFIED AND NON-LEED CERTIFIED HOTELS
Alex Trompke, JaeMin Cha, & MiRan Kim
Michigan State University

Second-place Winner in Undergraduate Presentations (USRF)

FOOD WASTE PERCEPTIONS AMONG COLLEGE STUDENTS IN UNIVERSITY FOOD SERVICES
Amber Light, Megan Spivey, Seungsuk Lee, & Dong-Soo Lee
Arkansas Tech University

Second-place Winner in Undergraduate Presentations (USRF)

DIMENSIONALITY OF EXCELLENCE IN TOUR GUIDING OF HERITAGE SITES: A CASE OF MACAO
Yi Lok (Quiana) Leung, Hio Fong (Hilda) Fok, & Suh-hee Choi
Institute for Tourism Studies, Macao 

 

First-place Winner in Undergraduate Proposal Presentations

STUDENT’S ON-CAMPUS DINING EXPERIENCE IN MAJOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITIES
Juanisha Elder, Thomas Lu, Jacqueline Suratos, SaeHya Ann, Hyunsuk Choi, & Zach Hallab
California State University East Bay

Second-place Winner in Undergraduate Proposal Presentations

UNDERSTANDING LOYALTY PROGRAM EFFECTIVENESS OF EMIRATES AIRLINE THROUGH GENERATION Y’S PERCEPTION OF PROGRAM VALUE
Hussain Alrumaym, Adnan Salamah, John DeLaplaine, & HyeRyeon Lee
Wilkes University

Second-place Winner in Undergraduate Proposal Presentations

FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE PRIVATE CLUB MEMBERS TO REMAIN LOYAL
Faith Moenich & Chang Huh
Niagara University

 

 

Academy of Global Hospitality and Tourism Journal (AGHTJ) 
Award

DIFFERENT APPROACHES TO ASSESS THE ELECTRONIC WORD-OF-MOUTH EFFECTS IN TWITTER
Seunghyun “Brian” Park (University of Central Missouri) & Kwangsoo Park (North Dakota State University)

 

2017 KAHTEA Founder’s Award goes to Dr. Myong Jae (MJ) Lee

Your contribution and participation helped us conclude another successful conference!                         

We have updated photos taken at the event on our Facebook page (KAHTEA)                                                  
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