General Session/Congress

8:30 am - 9:30 am
Grand Ballroom

General Session/Congress

A session with hospitality and tourism journal editors – “Meet the Editors: Tips for Successful Journal Publishing”


Wan Yang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Cal Poly Pomona

Associate Editor of International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management



Albert G. Assaf, Ph.D.

Professor, Hadelman Family Faculty Fellow, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Editor-in-Chief of Tourism Economics


Kaye Chon, Ph.D.

Dean and Chair Professor, Walter Kwok Foundation Professor in International Hospitality Management, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Travel and Tourism Marketing and Asia Pacific Journal of Tourism Research


Fevzi Okumus, Ph.D.

CFHLA Preeminent Chair Professor, University of Central Florida

Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management and Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Insights.