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October 4, 2018

Dear Colleague,   

Just a heads up that tomorrow, Friday, October 5, is the last day for securing discounted registration fees to the IPBA-DBM Conference 😲. If youve already registered—no worries and youre good to go. We hope you have your travel plans set! For those who havent, register here now so you dont miss out on discounted rates. After October 5, final registration deadline (at full rate) closes on November 5.

Meet and greet

In the meantime, we continue to introduce board members of the IPBA below, whom delegates will be delighted to meet in person at the conference

Mihalis counts among the principal scholars and thinkers of place branding and marketing. Martin is part of Stay tuned to coming email news as we introduce some of the remarkable presenters and delegates you’ll be meeting this December.

And just for inspiration...

Our fabulous colleagues and organizing team members at the Institute for Tourism Studies are working hard and look forward to welcoming you all to Macao—one of the most exciting destinations in Asia

On behalf of the IPBA and our hosts IFT, and the support of USC, Swansea University, and our conference sponsors, see you this December.

Robert Govers
Leonardo (Don) A.N. Dioko
Conference Co-Chairs 

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Your hosts:

The 3rd IPBA Conference is hosted this year by the Institute for Tourism Studies (Macao), together with its partners, the University of South Carolina College of Hospitality, Retail, and Sports Management (with the help and liaison of Prof. Rich Harrill), and by the Department of Management, Swansea University (led by Prof. Nigel Morgan). The DBM Conference Series, which now works with IPBA, was co-founded with Rich Harrill and Nigel Morgan.