Travel and Accommodations: 3rd USA-China Tourism Research Summit and Industry Dialogue

Travel and Accommodations: 3rd USA-China Tourism Research Summit and Industry Dialogue

Conference Venue

Rosen College of Hospitality Management is one of the twelve colleges of the University of Central Florida (UCF), one of the largest university in the USA, and is located in Orlando, Florida. The College is the largest hospitality/tourism college in the U.S.A. with over 3,500 students studying a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs ranging from Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Hospitality Management, Restaurant and Foodservice Management, Entertainment Management, Event Management, Golf and Club Management, to Master of Science (M.S.) in Hospitality and Tourism and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Hospitality Management.

The College consists of 75 full-time and 40 part-time faculty members who represent an eclectic range of scholarly and practical expertise in the hospitality and tourism industry, including leadership, strategic management, customer service management and delivery, human resource management, technology and financial management. The College has been consistently ranked one of the top programs in research productivity and scholarly activities in the world by peer-reviewed professional publications as well as academic and industry peers. The Rosen College is located in the tourism corridor of Orlando, Florida and the entire facility is a resort like setting, which contains many different aspects of amenities for various academic purposes.

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Orlando, Florida, USA

Orlando Florida – The World #1 Destination and the International Gateway City

The Rosen College is located in Orlando, Florida, which is the number one tourist destination in the world. Each year, Orlando and Central Florida are visited by more than 75 million domestic and international tourists who come for leisure and business purposes, visit more than 75 theme parks and attractions including the four largest theme parks in the world, stay in one of the 120,000+ hotel rooms, eat in several of the 5,000 restaurants, and do business in the second largest convention center in the U.S.A. This provides the largest living laboratory for hospitality and tourism research in the world. By taking advantage of this environment, the conference organisers intend to integrate a new model of learning and networking for Conference attendees by providing an enjoyable and inspiring conference atmosphere and an interactive learning environment. Furthermore, the numerous attractions and events within the vicinity area, the all year round pleasant weather, close proximity to Orlando International Airport (MCO), the multiple evening dining and entertainment opportunities in the local area such as International Drive make the Rosen College the perfect setting for intellectual stimulation and social networking.

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罗森酒店管理学院坐落于全球头号旅游胜地:佛罗里达州的奥兰多。每年,奥兰多和佛罗里达中部地区会接纳超过7500万名的国内和国际休闲或商务游客。这些游客参观了75个以上主题公园和景点,其中包括世界最大的四大主题公园,居住了超过12万间酒店房间,在5000多家餐厅用餐,并在美国第二大会展中心开展业务往来。奥兰多天时、地利、人和的旅游市场为酒店及旅游研究提供了全球最大的“现场”实验室。在这样的环境下,此届峰会组织者将通过营造愉快的会议氛围和互动的学习环境为与会者提供一个全新的学习和社交模式。奥兰多拥有数不胜数的 游景点,全年宜人的气候,快捷便利的交通,以及丰富的夜间美食与娱乐项目(例如著名的国际大道),这些得天独厚的条件都令罗森酒店管理学院成为了激发思维潜能、开展社会交流的完美场所。

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Photo credit: Rosen Shingle Creek.

The Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel and Resort is the conference hotel for the 2nd USA-China Tourism Research Summit and Industry Dialogue.

The Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel and Resort is a 4-star resort hotel with an award-winning golf course, and will be the officially designated hotel for the conference. Participants can book at this beautiful resort hotel during the conference with a family and friends rate of US$109 plus tax/night. During the stay, conference attendees have access to many of the services offered at the hotel including the fitness center.

To book your stay at the Rosen Shingle Creek, click HERE

The hotel is a 15 minute walk from the Rosen College of Hospitality Management, but a scheduled shuttle service will be provided in the mornings before the conference and in the evenings just after the conference.

峰会指定住宿酒店:The Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel and Resort

The Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel and Resort是本届峰会的指定住宿酒店,这是一个拥有屡获殊荣的高尔夫球场的四星级酒店。峰会期间,与会者可享受价格优惠的房间(每晚109美元/ 约合753人民币加税)和包括健身中心在内的多种酒店服务。从酒店步行到罗森学院只需十分钟,同时,峰会期间,组织者也会为与会人员安排酒店和罗森学院之间的大巴接送服务。关于酒店的更多信息请访问:Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel and Resort

Visa Applications

If you require an invitation letter for a visa please email Ms. Wen Zhang at with the following information:

  • Name as it appears on the passport
  • Gender
  • Affiliation
  • Address with postal code, city and country

Invitation letters will only be provided once you have registered for the conference and the full registration fee for the conference is paid (no exceptions)

Early Bird Registration $95: Ends November 1, 2019

Regular Registration $125: Ends December 17, 2019