Labor Relations in Hospitality Roundtable

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May 08, 2017 1:00 PM  Duration: 4 hour(s)

The Cornell Institute for Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations, is pleased to continue to support the opportunity for Cornell students in the HA4810/ILR4060 class to conduct their own roundtable in partnership with a limited number of invited leading industry experts as part of their academic studies.

Topics discussed included: What does flexible labor in the gig economy looks like?; Is labor is pricing itself out of a job, given the rise in automation?; and What is the place of unions in the 21st

David Sherwyn, ILR ’86, JD ’89, John & Melissa Ceriale Professor of Hospitality Human Resources, Academic Director of CIHLER and Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration

Industry Participants:
Rachel Aleks, Assistant Professor, Cornell University ILR School
Richard Bensinger, Former Director of Organizing for the National AFL-CIO and Founder of the Organizing Institute
Michael D'Angelo, Vice President Labor Relations, Hyatt Hotels Corporation


ILR Conference Center

Event Related File:

HA4810ILR4060 Program.pdf


David Sherwyn '86, JD '89
CIHLER Director


HA4810/ILR4060 Class Students


Erica Heim