January 27, 2021

Due to Continuing COVID-19 Concerns, the NYU School of Professional Studies Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality Has Postponed the On-site 43rd Annual NYU Hospitality Industry Investment Conference Until November 2021

A Free Webinar Series Presented on June 7-8, 2021, Will Provide a Mid-Summer Update and Thought-Provoking Content Leading Up to the Highly Anticipated On-Site Conference

New York, January 27, 2021—Due to continued concerns regarding COVID-19, the 43rd Annual NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, which was to take place on-site at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City on June 6-8, 2021, will now be held in-person at the same location on November 7-9, 2021.

In lieu of an in-person event, the NYU SPS Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality will host a series of online webinars, planned by the Conference’s Executive Planning Committee that will convene top industry executives who will discuss the latest industry trends, economic influences, and projections on June 7-8, 2021.

One of the premier conferences in the world, the NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference is always a highly anticipated event that brings together thought leaders from across the US and around the globe.

The agenda for the June webinar sessions is as follows:

Monday, June 7, 2021
12:00 PM EST   CEO Panel 1
2:00 PM EST    Government Affairs

Tuesday, June 8, 2021
12:00 PM EST   CEO Panel 2
2:00 PM EST    REIT

More details on the June online webinars and on the November on-site Conference will follow as they become available.

For press inquiries, please contact Alka Gupta, aag13@nyu.edu or Paola Curcio-Kleinman, pck211@nyu.edu.

About the NYU SPS Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality
The NYU School of Professional Studies Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality, now celebrating 25 years of academic excellence, is a leading center for the study of hospitality, travel, and tourism. Founded in 1995, the Tisch Center was established in response to the growing need for hospitality and tourism undergraduate and graduate education. Its cutting-edge curricula attract bright, motivated students who seek to become leaders in their fields.

Through its undergraduate degree in hotel and tourism management, its graduate degrees in hospitality industry studies, tourism management, and event management; a plethora of Professional Pathways programs; and its world-renowned hospitality investment conference, students gain the knowledge and the skill sets that enable them to manage change, to communicate, to thrive in complex work environments, and to advance the businesses of hospitality, travel, and tourism. For more information about the NYU SPS Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality, visit sps.nyu.edu/tisch.

The NYU School of Professional Studies – Celebrating More Than 85 Years of Excellence in Applied Professional Education

For over 85 years, the NYU School of Professional Studies (NYU SPS) has been a deeply respected institution of higher education that is grounded in applied learning. From its early years, training returning World War II veterans to fulfill the nation’s urgent need for skilled technical workers, it has evolved into a professional education powerhouse that offers 20 graduate degrees, 13 bachelor’s degrees for traditional and post-traditional students, four associate’s degrees, and a plethora of non-degree courses and credentials.

NYU SPS is a thought leader, and serves as an incubator for new ideas in industries that are constantly changing, including real estate, real estate development, and construction management; hospitality, tourism, travel, and event management; global affairs and global security, conflict, and cybercrime; global sport and sports business; publishing; marketing; public relations; project management; executive coaching and organizational consulting, human resource management and development, and human capital analytics and technology; management and systems; translation; and professional writing. It is focused on building skills that open doors to opportunities in emerging fields and global markets. NYU SPS faculty members are leading experts in their areas of discipline, with a hands-on approach that encourages students to push beyond their limits and to break new ground.

Home to some of the largest and most prestigious industry conferences in the world, including the Schack Institute of Real Estate’s Capital Markets Conference, REIT Symposium, and National Symposium of Women in Real Estate; and the Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality’s International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, the School’s invaluable connections to industry leaders is a truly distinguishing factor in the education that it provides. Through career development services and resources provided by the NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development at NYU SPS, guest lecturers, site visits, participation in numerous conferences and events, and Global Field Intensives, students benefit from an NYU education that will set them apart. In addition, they have the opportunity to learn from and network with more than 30,000 NYU SPS alumni who live, work, and contribute to innovation in industry around the world. To learn more about NYU SPS visit: sps.nyu.edu.

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