Centers & Institutes

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 […]

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 […]

Fall 2019 Advisory Board Meeting

CIHLER Fall Advisory Board Meeting, will begin with lunch at 12:00pm that combines both management advisory board and employee representative advisory board members, then will transition to the meeting from 1:00pm to approximately 4:00pm. Admission Info By Invitation Only

Mandatory Arbitration Roundtable

Presented by Cornell Center for Innovative Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations (CIHLER) with support from the Center for Hospitality Research.  Join roundtable chair and director, David Sherwynand Dean of the ILR School Alexander Colvin. Discussion topics include: Mandatory Arbitration and Class Action Waivers: The arguments for and against Personal experiences – management and employees What […]

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 […]

8th Annual Hotel & Lodging Legal Summit

New developments are constantly occurring in the evolving practice of hotel law, but Georgetown Law CLE’s Hotel and Lodging Legal Summit will provide you with the information you need to stay current! Each year an advisory board of top hotel and lodging attorneys from companies and law firms throughout the world, including SHA faculty member […]

Opportunities and Challenges in Community-Based Hospitality Education Roundtable Hosted by the Cornell Institute for Food and Beverage Management The roundtable will focus on how CBOs and the hospitality private sector can better train, support and employ an existing community of people eager to work but for a variety of reasons, face barriers to success. Invitations […]

CIHLER: Miami 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 Akerman will be hosting this Regional Roundtable event. Check back for more details soon! Speaker David Sherwyn, […]

CIHLER: Nashville 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 members Littler and Salesboost will be hosting this Regional Roundtable event. Check back for more details soon! Speakers: […]

Employee Representatives Roundtable

The 2nd Annual Employee Representatives Roundtable, presented by CIHLER, will bring together participants who advocate for employees working at the world’s top hospitality firms. Check back later for topics and more information! Admission Info By Invite Only Open To: Faculty Staff All Students College of Business Students