HFTP Research Center

Research Centers

HFTP members have FREE access to the HFTP Foundation's Research Centers.


As the philanthropic arm of Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®), the HFTP Foundation assists HFTP to secure nonprofit funding for hospitality and travel industry-related research, educational projects and scholarships. The HFTP Foundation oversees the three research centers – Americas, Asia and the Middle East.

The HFTP Foundation's research initiates cover a broad range of hospitality and travel concerns. Its research studies are designed to help hospitality professionals and the industry improve their work and move the industry forward.

The Research Centers were founded as part of HFTP and the HFTP Foundation’s initiative to provide the hospitality industry with the highest quality resources and research. All HFTP members have access to the HFTP Foundation Research Centers and are encouraged to take advantage of this premiere resource.

One of HFTP’s strategic goals is to be recognized by the global business community as the authoritative source for information pertaining to hospitality finance and technology professionals. The HFTP Foundation assists the organization in striving for this goal by developing research which benefits the hospitality industry. To access HFTP Foundation Research Center reports and other resources provided by HFTP, please visit the following links.


HFTP Americas Research Center

HFTP Foundation

+1 (512) 249-5333

HFTP Asia Research Center

Evita Ma

School of Hotel & Tourism Management
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Ph: +1 (512) 220-4039
Skype: HFTP.Asia

HFTP Middle East Research Center

Hassan AlSayegh

Varun Khanna

Anni Lindqvist

Research Scholars
The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management


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