Dr. Cihan Cobanoglu (read as G-Han Choban-oglu) is a McKibbon Endowed Chair Professor of Hospitality Technology and Dean of the College of Hospitality and Technology Leadership at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee (USFSM).  He also serves as the Director of M3 Center for Hospitality Technology and Innovation and Director of Global Engagement at USFSM. He is a Certified Hospitality Technology Professional (CHTP) commissioned by Hospitality Financial & Technology Professionals and Educational Institute of American Hotel & Lodging Association. Prior to his appointment at the USFSM, Dr. Cobanoglu served as an associate professor at the University of Delaware. He founded and managed eXperimental Guestroom (X-Room) from 2007 to 2010. [More]