Sponsored Research & Innovation
Research Papers & Publications
View the list of recent research studies and publications by our fellows.
Applied Research Projects
Faculty members conduct applied hospitality research in a variety of managerial disciplines. Working alone, or with industry professionals, they tackle applied research questions for the benefit of the industry while simultaneously contributing to excellence in hospitality education.
Sponsored Research & SAVIVA Research Chair
The SAVIVA F&B Research Chair focuses on emerging changes and sustainable innovations in the F&B industry. Following various studies on the future of food service professions and developments in the industry, research in this area is directed at sustainable development in three main areas: business models and strategies, processes, and products.
Our Research Institutes
Sponsoring an institute for in-depth studies gives you access to dedicated multi-disciplinary teams of faculty and staff to deliver the solutions in a collaborative manner. In depth studies give you the valuable knowledge and recommendations you need to develop your business.
Hospitality Real Estate & Finance Institute
The Hospitality Real Estate & Finance institute aims to promote research, education, and networking in hospitality real estate and finance. The institute encourages research on hospitality real estate as an investment and asset class that is both academically rigorous and of value for the profession. Findings are disseminated through academic publications, industry conferences and education outreach. We link theory to practice by developing courses and case studies in collaboration with industry experts. In addition to research, the Institute encourages and supports network initiatives such as the private equity conferences and the real estates & finance seminars. Through these events, the Institute facilitates exchanges between academics, students, alumni, and professionals.
Institute of Business Creativity
Launched in 2018, the Institute of Business Creativity aims to build bridges between the business and academic worlds and produce relevant, highly impactful, practice-based research and solutions. Through the institute, we offer a wide spectrum of services, including dedicated research labs set up in consort with international firms active in hospitality, food and beverage or hotel management. In addition to the value-based research projects, our teams also support companies by providing tailor-made executive workshops and case studies to enhance their business development.