South Africa's competitiveness as a tourist destination examined
Posted on October 05, 2015
In a recent study by Prof Berendien Lubbe and her team at UP, researchers set out to determine South Africa's competitiveness as a tourism destination by finding out how the country is performing against its competitors.
Private sector stakeholders eager to explore collaborative research opportunities
Posted on September 22, 2015
Prof Ernie Heath from the Department of Business Management co-presented a paper and chaired two sessions at the 2015 ATLAS Africa Conference, with the theme ‘Tourism and inclusive growth in developing economies’, held in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
UP presents research results to national Department of Tourism
Posted on April 10, 2015
The Tourism Management Division presented the final results of a two-year research study, entitled A Model to Measure South Africa’s Tourism Competitiveness at the National Department of Tourism’s annual Tourism Research Seminar. The event is hosted to showcase funded research...
What does the future hold for travel management companies?
Posted on February 19, 2015
Recent research in the Tourism Management Division scrutinised the use of technology to align the needs of corporate travel managers with the functions of travel management companies.
Three PhD oral defences for the Tourism Management Division
Posted on December 03, 2014
The Tourism Management Division successfully hosted three PhD (Tourism Management) oral defences in October 2014.