Apicius 2018 Conference Program is available for download
The 2018 theme is "Health, Wellness, and Non-Hotel Lodging Trends in the Hospitality Industry." Apicius, the hospitality division of Florence University of the Arts, Conference topics will address the three cornerstones of the Apicius educational mission:
- Understanding Tradition for implementing Innovation
- Cultural Diversity
- Community Engagement
The 2018 subtheme will focus on topics and perspectives related to health, wellness, and non-hotel lodging trends as outlined in the conference call for papers.
March 17, 2018
Corso Tintori 21 - 50122 Firenze
The 2018 Apicius conference program is available for download. The conference will focus on wellness tourism and non-hotel lodging. The keynote speaker is Kevin Murphy chair, Hospitality Services Department Rosen College of Hospitality Management, University of Central Florida. During the conference there will be a book presentation on “The Value of Study Abroad Externships in Hospitality Education: Experiential Learning.” The conference will also feature a presentation and tasting session with Apicius Culinary Arts & Baking and Pastry Students along with panels discussing the rise of local food in the United Sates, new trends in accommodations, all focused on health and wellness.
Attending the conference:
Interested in attending the conference as a guest? Participation is free and relevant for all individuals thanks to the panels' interdisciplinary approach to hospitality. Featured highlights include:
- Topics presented by hospitality educators from international perspectives
- Discussions held by Italian foodservice and food media professionals
- Student panel showcasing the expertise gained by current students training at Apicius
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