The Institute of Global Hospitality Research (IGHOR), affiliated with the Dresden School of Management, is a globally connected research centre dedicated to advancing sustainable hospitality and innovation. Through collaborative projects with partners worldwide, including prestigious organizations like the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) and the German Environmental Agency, IGHOR has spearheaded initiatives in reusables/circular economy and sustainability labelling.
Led by Managing Director Prof. Dr. Hannes Antonschmidt and Scientific Director Prof. Dr. Markus Schuckert (University of New Hampshire), IGHOR boasts a team of esteemed professors and researchers in hospitality and tourism from Europe and Asia. With a focus on sustainable solutions, Prof. Dr. Antonschmidt has overseen projects and published extensively on topics like food sustainability and waste reduction in hotels.
Drawing on a rich network of German and international collaborators, IGHOR integrates innovative methods and the latest research findings to drive meaningful change in the hospitality and tourism industry.