We welcome submissions from experienced researchers, early career researchers, and research students in a variety of formats including traditional paper presentations, videos, posters, and art work.  Both conceptual and empirical work are welcome. The proposed topics can include but are not limited to the following:

  • Policy, planning, and development
  • Cultural, heritage and museum studies
  • The marketing, advertising, and branding of enterprises and destinations
  • Consumer behaviour, decision-making, expectations, experience and satisfaction
  • Spas, health and well-being
  • Event, sport and festival tourism
  • Gender, race, queer, and anthropological studies
  • Sociological and psychological studies
  • Human resources, equality, diversity, and labour operations
  • Innovation, creativity and change management
  • Economics and finance
  • Demand-supply forecasting, and performance studies
  • Competitiveness, sustainability and corporate social responsibility
  • IT, ICT, e-tourism, and emerging technologies
  • Training and education
  • Emerging and innovative research methods and methodologies
  • Other interdisciplinary areas