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From Ownership to Experience: China and the New Luxury

China provides a perfect example of the differences between luxury ownership and experience and why demand for experiences in luxury is growing. In China, experienced luxury purchasers or “veterans” — considered to be those with 10 years’ plus experience with luxury[1] — are distancing themselves from “new” luxury purchasers obsessed with brand recognition and amongst whom the Louis Vuitton bag has become ubiquitous. The Evolution of Luxury and Experiences in

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Glion partners with Luxury Travel conference

The Glion Institute of Higher Education has partnered with The New York Times Luxury Travel conference, taking place on 1-2 December at the Grand Hyatt Singapore. Glion will be supporting to promote this exciting event and will have representatives present on the day. The New York Times brings together global thought leaders at this crucial summit to explore the future of luxury travel. Taking place in Singapore, Times journalists and

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Hospitality start-ups and incubators at Glion’s MSc Conference

In April, Glion Institute of Higher Education hosted the Glion Start-up Lab, an interactive conference featuring speakers from rising hospitality start-ups, crowdfunding platforms, incubators, and the world of finance. During the event, Glion students had the opportunity to ask questions and present their business pitch for a hospitality start-up. Located on the Bulle campus, this conference was organized by our finance lecturer Ms. Pia Huh for the students on the

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Hybrid learning on the Master’s in Hospitality Finance

Pia Hu, Program Leader of the MSc, shares feedback and examples from students who are in the online portion of this hybrid master’s program. The Master’s in Hospitality Finance has entered its third year running with some interesting success stories. Due to its small size (on average 10 new students per year), this master’s program for finance and entrepreneurship has a high ratio of teachers to students, creating a close-knit

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The Future of Destination Marketing and Management

On June 2nd Glion Institute of Higher Education had the pleasure of hosting a EuroCHRIE Swiss mini-conference on the Bulle campus for the second consecutive year. This year the theme of the event was the future of destination marketing and management, with around 30 guests from Swiss hospitality schools and Glion Online MBA and campus faculty joining the day. The day started with Glion Director of Academic Affairs, Christian Daujat,

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