Hospitality Financial and Technology
Professionals (HFTP) is to hold a full day of digital education
programming for its members and anyone interested in participating
free of charge.
The Digital Learning Day will take place
on 23 March 2016 from 10:30-16:15 CST and cover topics relevant to
the hospitality industry at large.
“On March 23, hospitality professionals from
around the world will be able to participate in HFTP’s first
Digital Learning Day and gain valuable knowledge in many facets of
the industry,” said HFTP CEO Frank Wolfe, CAE. “The Digital
Learning Day is a direct reflection of HFTP’s core ideology to
provide a forum for continuous learning and knowledge sharing.”
The Digital Learning Day will feature four topics
presented by industry experts. The day will progress as follows:
“Business Ethics: Friend or Foe? Help or a Hindrance?
Important for Success?” — Phillip E. Flora, CIA, CISA, CFE, CCSA,
principal and managing member of FloBiz & Associates, LLC will
discuss real life examples of ethical dilemmas and methods to
measure an organization’s ethical culture.
and Cybersecurity: Do's and Don'ts for Hotels and Guests” — Agnes
DeFranco, Ed.D., CHAE and Cristian Morosan, Ph.D. of the Conrad N.
Hilton College of Hotel & Restaurant Management at the University
of Houston explore the implications of hotel guest technologies.
“Active Shooters: New Trends and New Solutions” — Timothy A. Dimoff, founder and president of SACS Consulting & Investigative
Services Inc., will explain new strategies such as environmental
design, technology, communication, law enforcement response and
informative action as the new procedures to increase the odds of
survival for those under attack.
“LinkedIn: How to and How
NOT to Utilize” — Danny Goldberg, CPA, CIA, CISA, founder of GoldRSD, will discuss the importance of the most prominent
professional social networking site.
presented as part of HFTP’s Digital Learning Day are eligible for
continuing education credit and are free of charge to all who
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