The podcast team is in charge of producing and facilitating our chapter’s podcast “What In The World In Travel.” On our podcast we speak with industry professionals that align with our Sustainable Development Goals and we educate our listeners about tourism. Our team selects guests, organizes video meetings, and hosts guests. We also run our podcast Instagram account and create content for that account.
The marketing team is in charge of managing social media accounts, creating original content, and promoting the chapter’s activities and initiatives. Our social channels include Instagram, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Other responsibilities consist of updating our website as necessary and communicating with stakeholders.
IT committee will be involved in scheduling, recording and editing monthly podcast. Since everything is going virtual now, the whole process is online through Webex, just like a regular online class. We will also be problem-solvers for technical issues at events like World Tourism Day happening once a year.
The communications team manages all aspects of internal and external communication between the faculty and students within Capilano University. The team is often in contact with the Pacific Asia Travel Association headquarters, and they ensure that the executive team promotes and abides by the mission statement and values associated with the university, Pacific Asia Travel Association, and the United Nations World Tourism Organization. Duties include but are not limited to writing press releases and facilitating media materials.