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News from the School of Hotel Administration January 2012

2011 Year-End Message

Chuck Feeney '56 and Atlantic Philanthropies gave $350 million for Cornell's NYC Tech Campus.
Tisch family named Cornell Icons of the Industry
The Tisch family will receive the 2012 Cornell Icon of the Industry Award at the 4th Annual Cornell Icon & Innovator Awards Dinner on June 5 at the American Museum of Natural History. The family was chosen based on their achievements in business and their outstanding contributions to educational, civic, and charitable communities. Read more.

Regan Taikitsadaporn ’93 assumes leadership of the Cornell Hotel Society
This month Regan Taikitsadaporn ’93 began his 12-month term as president of the Cornell Hotel Society (CHS), the 83-year-old alumni association that represents 12,750 SHA graduates in 56 active chapters worldwide. Read more.
Dean Johnson to lead featured sessions, Prof. Anderson and SHA alumni to speak at ALIS
The Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) is the leading and largest hotel investment conference in the world, attracting thousands of delegates from around the globe. SHA is proud to be a sponsor of this year’s ALIS, which will be held January 23-25, at the JW Marriott and Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. Read more.

Isten hozott! CHS EMEA Regional Meeting heads to Budapest
SHA alumni will gather for the CHS Europe/Middle East/Africa Regional Meeting in Budapest, Hungary, where they will connect with fellow Hotelies while exploring the “Pearl of the Danube.” The meeting will be held March 22-25 and will include an educational summit, featuring experts from higher education, hospitality, and the regional government; time for sightseeing; and a gala dinner and auction. Read more.

CHR and SAS partner to create new industry-focused blog
A new blog created jointly by the Center for Hospitality Research (CHR) and SAS will highlight key topics for the hospitality and gaming industry. SAS and Cornell experts will turn research findings into action tactics and strategies. Read more.

Hospitality professionals from around the globe participate in GMP
The Office of Executive Education will host its global General Managers Program (GMP) from January 16 to 26 at the Statler Hotel. This is the seventh offering of the January GMP, with 29 participants from 19 countries as far away as Tanzania and Russia. Read more.

Don’t miss the SHA and CHS events at IHIF/ITB in Berlin
There is still time to register for and become a sponsor of the 4th annual Cornell-Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne Reception at the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF)/ITB, March 6, at the Ritz-Carlton Berlin. In addition, SHA alumni can register for the IHIF conference using a special Cornell discount, and CHS Germany will host their annual CHS ITB Breakfast. Read more.

Meet the student teams behind HEC 87 Life Is Service Innovation
The student directors and managers of the 87th Hotel Ezra Cornell are hard at work planning the annual conference, which will be held April 12–15 and will celebrate the future of hospitality service innovation. To view a slideshow of the student teams, click here.

SHA co-develops and co-sponsors the HR in Hospitality Conference & Expo
Register to attend the 6th Annual National HR in Hospitality Conference & Expo, February 27–29, at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, and remember to RSVP for the Cornell Reception on February 28. HR in Hospitality is the only HR conference for the industry and is developed by SHA and the ILR School, in cooperation with the Center for Hospitality Research. Read more.

CHRS paper and presentation submissions now being accepted for 2012 conference
The Center for Hospitality Research urges scholars and industry practitioners to submit their newest research-based ideas that can become industry best practices for presentation at the next Cornell Hospitality Research Summit (CHRS), October 8-9. Submissions are being accepted through March 31. Read more.
Washington, DC/Baltimore Holiday Party
Washington, DC

CHS New England Holiday Party
Boston, MA

Hilton Frankfurt Insider Tour
Frankfurt am Main, Germany

CHS Norcal Annual Hotelie Pizza Party
San Francisco, CA

Cornell International Hospitality Summit India
Mumbai, India

Hotel Leadership Development Program Dinner
Miami, FL

7th Annual Cornell Reception at ALIS
Los Angeles, CA

Annual CHS Dinner at Clarke's
Lake Oswego, OR

CHS Georgia Dinner at Table & Main
Roswell, GA

Breakfast at the Maritim Hotel Berlin
Berlin, Germany

Shinnenakai and Annual General Meeting
Tokyo, Japan

Palm Beach Event
Palm Beach, FL

HR in Hospitality Alumni Reception
San Francisco, CA

4th Annual Cornell/EHL Reception at IHIF/ITB
Berlin, Germany

CHS ITB Breakfast
Berlin, Germany


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