Tourism research forging ahead

Published 27 Jun 2016

Our team of tourism researchers, known as TRENd, have been working hard at forging partnerships as well as winning widespread praise for their efforts.

Three Memorandums of Understanding signed today will boost research collaboration between the University of Tasmania and the tourism industry, one of the fastest growing sectors of the economy.

The MOUs formalise partnerships between the University and the Department of State Growth, the Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service, and the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery (QVMAG). 

You can read the full story here.

In other news featuring our tourism researchers, Sense-T won a prestigious iAward at the Australian Information Industry Association (AIAA) iAwards in the Community Services category for the AirRater smartphone app, and a commendation in the Public Sector and Government category for its Tourist Tracking Project. You can read more on that story here.