CALL FOR PAPERS
The annual Tourism Tides Symposium will take place from April 7th to April 8th in Gran Canaria island, Spain, under the theme “Challenges in Sustainability Tourism Development SSTD 2016”. It will provide an opportunity for tourism researchers and practitioners from all over the world to exchange scientific ideas and results and discuss new and emerging directions in research and practice in the field. Theoretical or applied research contributions in the form of structured abstracts are welcome.
All abstracts will be subject to a double blind peer review process. Selected academic contributions addressing one or more of the sub-themes of the symposium will be presented during plenary and parallel sessions. Please refer to the ‘Submission guidelines’ document as a style guide for standards to follow in the preparation of your extended abstract. Abstracts must be uploaded to the online submission and reviewing email address: (theme: Abstract SSTD 2016).
EXTENDED Abstract submission deadline: February 17th, 2016
Acceptance notification: March 9th, 2016
Registration deadline (early birds): March 11th, 2016
The scope of STTD 2016 encompasses the following sub-themes: a) Tourism and Sustainable Economic Development; b) Consumer Behaviour in tourism; c) Future directions for tourism demand; d) Economic Perspectives on Tourism and Transport
Also Papers addressing one of the Topics related to Tourism will be highly welcomed: i. Competitiveness, innovation and market research: Theoretical, methodological and practical developments ii. Tourism and Quality of Life Research: Theories, Practices, Applications, and Challenges iii. Future Tourism Demand: Demographic, Behavioural and Social Changes