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HFTP Sponsors Top Award at iHITA Research Conference

Travel News Asia Latest Travel News Podcasts Videos Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) has confirmed it will sponsor the HFTP-iHITA Best Research Paper Award at the 2015 International Hospitality Information Technology Association (iHITA) Annual Research Conference.

HFTP will provide the winner of the HFTP-iHITA Best Research Paper Award a monetary prize of US$2,000, as well as a complimentary full conference registration to the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC). Additionally, an executive summary of the award-winning paper will be featured in HFTPs publication, The Bottomline. HFTP will also provide a monetary award for the paper that earns honorable mention/best presentation award.

We are thrilled to sponsor such a wonderful award in partnership with our friends at iHITA. HFTP is committed to providing the industry with top-notch research and resources and we are happy to reward the time and efforts of these authors in any way possible, said HFTP CEO Frank Wolfe, CAE.

The award will be the highest honor presented at the event and will recognize the top ranked research paper submitted.

Dr. Mehmet Erdem, president of iHITA, said, The creation of this generous award is a testament to the foresight of previous leaders of iHITA who have established a lasting partnership with HFTP to help bridge the gap between academia and the industry.

The deadline for paper submissions is March 15th, 2015.

HFTP, Research

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