Centers & Institutes

CIHLER: 3rd Annual Employee Representatives Roundtable

The 3rd Annual Employee Representatives Roundtable, presented by CIHLER, will bring together participants who advocate for employees working at the world’s top hospitality firms. During the morning we will also be hosting a concurrent.  The afternoon sessions will combine both. Check back for more agenda and more details.

CIHLER: 19th Annual Labor & Employment Law Roundtable

This year will be the 19th Annual offering of the Labor & Employment Labor Relations Roundtable, presented by Cornell Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations (CIHLER). This roundtable presents a forum for industry and academe to address current issues facing the industry. Hosted by roundtable chair and director, David Sherwyn. Check back for […]

CIHLER: New York City Regional Roundtable

Regional Roundtables are designed to provide a forum to expand the reach of the Institute and the discussion of relevant and timely topics. The Cornell Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations (CIHLER) and our Center member Jackson Lewis, P.C. will be hosting this Regional Roundtable event.  Check back for more details! Speakers: Dave […]

14th Annual HR in Hospitality Conference

HR in Hospitality 2020 is presented by the Cornell University’s Hotel and ILR Schools.  For more than a decade, human resources professionals in the hospitality industry have relied on HR in Hospitality to equip them with powerful guidance tailored to their unique challenges. Choose from a collection of carefully crafted offerings, including plenaries, smaller breakout […]

CHR: International Hospitality Investment Forum (IHIF)

The three-day event is the place where deals are done and important industry decisions are made. IHIF attracts a very senior gathering and among them nearly every major hotel chain CEO, influential global tourism ministers and the largest group of investors and hotel owners. Over 70 companies sponsor the event which is testament to the […]

CIHLER: 8th Annual Labor Relations Roundtable

This year will be the 8th offering of the Labor Relations Roundtable, presented by Cornell Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations (CIHLER) in Boca Raton, FL. This roundtable presents a forum for industry and academe to address current issues facing the industry. Hosted by roundtable chair and director, David Sherwyn. Check back for […]

ALIS Law Legislative & Policy Issues Featuring David Sherwyn

ALIS Law Session: Legislative & Policy Issues Featuring Moderator, David Sherwyn LEGISLATIVE & POLICY ISSUES: ADA, JOINT EMPLOYER DOCTRINE, NLRB & MORE With ADA compliance, what are the laws, legal challenges, and lessons learned for hotel owners? How can owners, brands, and operators work together to help ensure that proper regulations are in place, are […]

HA4810/ILR4060 Labor Relations in Hospitality Roundtable

The Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations, (CIHLER) is pleased to continue to sponsor 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 and speakers to be announced, check back […]

CHR: Inspire ’19: Innovation in Luxury Hospitality Conference

PANEL SESSION 9:45 – 10:30am The Impact of Alternative Accommodations in the Luxury Market Presented by Cornell University Luxury advisors are making adjustments for the client’s growing demand for unique experiences that don’t always have the product to match. We will discuss how to navigate these alternative accommodations while managing the clients’ high-level expectations who, […]

HADM 4810 / ILR 4060 Class Trip – Arbitration

With support from The Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations, (CIHLER) students from Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration and ILR School will travel to New York City to observe an actual arbitration hearing. An understanding of the arbitration process is important for students, since the popularity of using alternative dispute resolutions is becoming […]