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Chris Loughlan

Director, Cambridge Institute for Innovation (Cii) in Cambridge United Kingdom

Researcher, evaluator to trade. Most of my work involves education of some sort. Author of two books on entrepreneurship & innovation. Studying Japanese with a view to travel and develop business opportunities.

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Creating an Alternative Tourist Guide to Japan

BY CHRIS LOUGHLAN
@ VOL 16 ON OCT 17, 2018

Chris Loughlan is CEO Cambridge Institute for Innovation. Working with a range of organisations in the UK on innovation strategy, skills and evaluation. He is concerned about the impact that tourism has on the world and is in the process of creating an alternative guide to Japan in time for the Rugby World Tour and the 2020 Olympic Games.  

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A guide to an alternative trip

BY CHRIS LOUGHLAN
@ VOL 4 ON NOV 17, 2018

簡易ガイドブックを自作するほど大の日本好きであるクリスが『日本の観光』をテーマに語る。スペインでは2017年の夏に「観光客排除の運動」が起こった。観光が物価を押し上げ、そこで暮らす人々の生活は厳しくなっていると言う。「“This isnt tourism, its an invasion,”これはツーリズムではない。侵略だ」というスローガンも印象的だったが、持続可能な観光の未来を考えつつ、外国人から見た日本の言葉や文化の面白さなどにも触れる。

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Can Tourism be Sustainable?

BY CHRIS LOUGHLAN
@ VOL 20 ON MAY 15, 2019

The Rugby World Cup 2019 and the Olympic Games 2020 spurred Chris Loughan into investigating how tourism can become more sustainable. His efforts have met with mixed responses but with more and more tourist attractions trying to balance the economic and environmental effects of increasing numbers of tourists, Chris's guide to sustainable tourism is slowly gaining attention. 

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PAST VOL 20

Cambridge @ CUC Wine Bar
May 15, 2019

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PAST VOL 4

Nikko @ レストラン&バー デバイン(D'Vine)
Nov 17, 2018

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PAST VOL 16

Cambridge @ CUC Wine Bar
Oct 17, 2018