Events

 

Upcoming Events

 

 

Labor Summit 2023 Title Card

 

 
 
 
Staffing continues to be a challenge in the hospitality, tourism and gaming industries. How is your business being impacted? What tools are available to support your recruiting efforts?
Join us for a discussion on this very important topic with leaders from industry, labor union and support agencies.

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Destination Cannabis 2023 Title Card

 
Join a panel of experts for a discussion of legal recreational cannabis use, its impact on resort destinations and opportunities for New Jersey hospitality and tourism businesses.
This event is offered by the Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming, Hospitality and Tourism, part of the School of Business at Stockton University, in partnership with the Cannabis & Hemp Research Initiative at Stockton University.

 

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14th Annual Jersey Shorecast

 

14th Annual Jersey Shorecast

 

 

The Jersey Shorecast provides an outlook for the upcoming 2022 tourism and business season for the New Jersey Shore region. At this 14th annual event, a panel of experts drawn from local industry and Stockton University, will share their predictions for the 2022 tourism season and their perspectives on the emerging trends affecting the gaming, hospitality & tourism industries in the region.

 

 

14th Annual Jersey Shorecast - Panel 

 

3rd Annual Jersey Shoreview

 

 

Jersey Shoreview October 19th, 2022

 

 

 

The 3rd Annual Jersey Shoreview provides a look back at the 2022 Summer tourism and business season for the New Jersey Shore Region. A moderator and panel of experts, drawn from local industry and Stockton University, will share their review of the 2022 tourism season, projections for Fall 2022, and their perspectives on emerging trends affecting the gaming, hospitality & tourism industries in the region.

LIGHT 10th Anniversary

 

Thank you to all who helped us celebrate 10 years of LIGHT!

 

LIGHT 10th Anniversary Celebration

 

 

45th Anniversary CCA - Web Banner

Thank you to all who helped us celebrate the 45th Anniversary of the passage of the Casino Control Act!

 

Panel, moderator, speaker and Mr. Levenson in front of University Logo Backdrop
Left to Right: Michael Epps, Jane Bokunewicz, James T. Plousis, Steven P. Perskie, Lynne Kaufman, Mark Giannantonio, David Rebuck, Lloyd D. Levenson

Web Banner 45th Anniversary CCA event

2022 marks 45 years since the Casino Control Act was signed into law, ushering in the era of legalized casino gaming for New Jersey. Legalizing gaming has not only greatly impacted the state but also directly impacted Atlantic City. 
 
This in-depth conversation about the process and impact of legalizing casino gaming in New Jersey, its impact over the past 45 years, and its possible future, featured community stakeholders and leaders involved in developing and stewarding the Casino Control Act from its inception to the present day and beyond. 
 
This event was offered by the Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming, Hospitality and Tourism, part of the School of Business at Stockton University, in partnership with the New Jersey Casino Control Commission and with the involvement of the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement.
 

 

 

 

 

Destination Cannabis 2022

 

Destination Cannabis 2022: Opportunities for new Jersey Hospitality and Tourism

 

Destination Cannabis 2022 - Tile

Join a panel of cannabis experts for a discussion of legal recreational cannabis use, its impact on resort destinations, and opportunities for New Jersey hospitality and tourism business.  Special focus will be given to destination marketing, and the intersection of cannabis with agritourism and food and beverage tourism.

This event was presented by the Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming, Hospitality, School of Business Stockton University in partnership with the Greater Atlantic City Chamber and the Cannabis & Hemp Research Innitiative at Stockton University.

 

Getting Back Together - 4.29.21

 

Getting Back Together 4.29.21

Join a panel of experts as they share their insights and techniques for restoring consumer confidence in public gathering spaces. Hear their predictions for the year ahead and how they plan to respond to pent up demand for in-person events and activities. Learn actionable strategies and techniques for safely hosting live events and serving guests at hospitality and tourism establishments.

This event is presented by the Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming, Hospitality, School of Business Stockton University in partnership with the Greater Atlantic City Chamber.

Destination Cannabis - 2.24.21

 

Destination Cannabis Event

 

A panel of cannabis experts discuss legal recrereational cannabis use, its impact on resort destinations, and opportunities for New Jersey hospitality and tourism business.  Special focus was given to destination marketing, and the intersection of cannabis with food and beverage tourism.

This event was presented by the Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming, Hospitality, School of Business Stockton University in partnership with the Greater Atlantic City Chamber and Stockton University Cannabis Studies program.

 

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Clean Safe & Healthy Webinar Series June 2020

Moderator:

 

Jane Bokunewicz

Levenson Institute Coordinator & Associate Professor of Hospitality & Tourism Management Studies, Stockton University

 

Panelists:

 

Anthony Catanoso

President Steel Pier

 

Frank Dougherty

Principal Knife & Fork Inn

 

Mike Tidwell

Director of Sales and Marketing Seaview a Dolce Hotel

Presentations by:

 

Sreelekha Prakash, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor in Health Science, Stockton University

 

Daren Perone

ServePro of Egg Harbor

 

Jennifer Barr, Ph. D.

Professor of Business Studies, Marketing, Stockton University

 

Restoring Consumer Confidence - Handout

Presentations by:

 

Michael Brennan

Executive Chef, Cardinal Restaurant

 

Christopher Cicalese, CPA, MSTFP

Manager, Alloy Silverstein Accountantc and Advisors