Assalamualaikum w.b.t / Salam Sejahtera 

 All UTM staffs and students are invited to join the Online Global Classroom as follow:

Program: Online Global Classroom: Impact of COVID-19 on Tourism Management in Realisation of Geospatial Approach

Google Meet Link:  meet.google.com/mgh-ecky-rwr 

Date & Time: 23 Dec 2020 (Wednesday), 10:00 am

COVID-19 pandemic is a challenge for tourism industry. The outbreak of COVID-19 has exposed a major risk to Visit Malaysia 2020 campaign. Thus, this OGC focusing on the positive and negative impact of pandemic COVID-19 towards tourism management specifically at local scale. The topic that will be discussed is tourism science and management, the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on tourism community services and finally how we could utilize geospatial approach to improve the tourism management during the pandemic. Dr Muna Maryam is a senior lecturer from School of Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) was invited as a speaker who will discuss on tourism science and management. Meanwhile, our second invited speaker is Dr Huda Farhana is a scientist from Social Forestry Program, Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) who will deliberate on her experiences in tourism community services. Finally, Dr Noordyana will highlight the geospatial practice to improve tourism management during the pandemic based on her experiences.

For UTM staffs and students, attendance will be recorded in UTMSmile. Registration form will be distributed during the session.

Terima Kasih. Thank you.