Currently: Senior Academic
Dongua University (Shanghai) – April 2017.
Chiang Mai University (Thailand) – January 2017.
Universitas Pancasila (Jakarta) – July 2016.
Mobilities and Tourism Conference (Brighton, United Kingdom, 2005), ATLAS Backpacker conference (Shimla, India, 2008), ATLAS Independent Travel and Hospitality: An expert conference (Beirut, Lebanon, 2013), TTRA Annual Conference (Dublin, Ireland, 2013), TTRA Annual Conference (Bruges, Belgium, 2014), ALTAS – Religious Tourism (Budapest, Hungary, 2014), International Conference on Gaming, Leisure and Entertainment (Macao, 2014), Consumer Behavior in Tourism Symposium (Bolzano, Italy, 2014), Vernacular Religion, Folk Belief, and Traditions of the Supernatural 2015 / The Supernatural in Literature and Film 2015 (Macao, 2015), TTRA Annual Conference (Innsbruck, Austria, 2015), Association of American Geographers (Chicago, 2015).
I was an invited participant to the Summer School: Mobility and Information Technologies: a long-term perspective (12th September - 16th September 2011,) in Pleumeur-Bodou, France. I was an invited participant at the T2M International Summer School, ‘The Passenger: Mobility in Modernity,’ held in Berlin (30th September- 6th October 2011). I was also an invited participant at the 7th Berlin Roundtables on Transnationality (19th June 19 – 21st 2014) that looked at rethinking the modern experience of travel. I was an invited speaker to NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences (Summer, 2015), addressing Masters students about the events industry in China. In 2016, I was invited to partake in the Advancing Green Growth in Peru: A spotlight on tourism, transport and the blue economy Workshop (11th March – 18th March 2016).