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Friday, May 29, 2020 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

At UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management, our mission is to train the hospitality leaders of tomorrow. Students learn from a world-class faculty of internationally-recognized experts in research, teaching skills and professional experience. That commitment does not stop at graduation which is why we are proud to offer a series of eight (8) professional development webinars, titled Research, Recovery and Reskill, focused on sharpening skills and re-tooling for the anticipated changes in the hospitality market as a result of the novel COVID-19 virus.

Whether you are a Rosen College graduate or a UCF alumni working in the hospitality industry, you will benefit from this series. The topics are listed below, but as we emerge from this crisis, the content may vary to stay current with the industry.

All webinars will be hosted via Zoom Meetings then will be presented on our YouTube channel at the close of each session.

Anticipated travel and tourism trends as a result of COVID-19 (Part 2)

As a follow-up, you will learn more about the how travel and tourism will be dramatically changed. Safety and health will be deciding factors for many. Research and predictive analytics will be fluid. Our experts continue to break it down in this second part of 2 part webinar.


  • Revenge Tourism
  • We Eat to Live, We Live to Eat: Thoughts on COVID-19 and Restaurants

Date and Time: Friday, May 29, 2020, 2:00 PM EST (US and Canada)

Presented by:

  • Dr. Robertico Croes, Associate Dean, UCF Rosen College
  • Dr. Manuel Rivera, Assistant Dean, UCF Rosen College


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