D.Y. Patil University School of Hospitality and Tourism Studies organized an International Conference on the topic Existence of Print Media in times of E-media in Hospitality Education at HMCT auditorium on 2nd December 2016. Stalwarts and noted authors, bloggers, General Managers of Five Star Hotels, Principals of Schools & Colleges, Media professionals of India and abroad graced the occasion with their esteemed presence.
It is also an initiative for sensitizing & enlightening people about hospitality education. The Chief Patrons are Dr.Vijay D Patil and Mrs.Shivani V Patil . Mrs.Shivani Patil, the First Lady Patron said, “The event will include people from media, academicians and hospitality industry as well, who will enrich the show by sharing their knowledge and expertise.”
This International Conference is an initiative for sensitising and enlightening the glitterati as well as answer common man’s pursuits of hospitality with specific reference to Hospitality Education. Apart from this, MTDC, Travel Agents Association of India, City & Guilds, University of Birmingham (London) & Italian consulate will also be a part of the Conference. The event is associated with the well known brands in Hospitality Industry.
One of the leading contributors to the Indian economy, the Hospitality Industry is fast evolving and emerging as avant-garde, setting benchmarks for other industries to follow. An International Conference in this realm will definitely be a step in the direction of harnessing knowledge and global competence.
'Education is not the learning of many facts but the training of the mind to think.' - Albert Einstein