Ioannis S. Pantelidis

PhD, FIH, SFHEA, Director of Postgraduate Research Studies at Brighton Doctoral College

Ioannis S. PantelidisIoannis is Chair of The Council for Hospitality Management Education, Director of Association of North America Higher Education International, and Director of Postgraduate Research Studies at Brighton Doctoral College. He has also been a trustee for The Institute of Hospitality, Tourism Concern and Cavendish Academy. He is also visiting professor at the University of Applied Science Wittenborg, External evaluator for professorship promotions with the University of Patras and was visiting Professor at the University of Granada. He has created hospitality projects that leave a legacy such as the Passion4Hospitality awards for the Institute of Hospitality, the and the worlds first pop up hotel school. He is the Hospitality Editor of Tourism and Hospitality Research (by Sage) and in the editorial board of four more hospitality related journals.
Insights by Ioannis S. Pantelidis (4)

Responsible travel: How do we make booking sustainable hotels easier?

Let customers review how sustainable a hotel is by having up to 5 green stars (on top of the existing star rating). and TripAdvisor and other such platforms could adopt such a feature not just for hotels but other hospitality businesses too (If they do feature other types).

Driving Resiliency and Sustainability in Hospitality: Five Priorities for 2021

The temptation to type the word People 5 times was too great. But I think People X 5 is still not good enough. So I shall say People in the power of 5! Prior to COVID-19, we were talking about the great need for more hospitality people and how we entice more young people and talent in the industry.

Running out of energy: An underestimated threat to a "people's business"?

The problem is far wider than some may estimate. Hospitality is not just any business. It's the type of business that provides an escape from day to day troubles, it's essential to wellbeing and a vital medicine to society's ills.

Hotel Sustainability: Top 3 Technologies to Implement in 2020

The best technology is the technology that you have in hand. For example, I invested in a brand-new top of the range camera for photography yet 98% of all my photos are taken using my mobile phone.