Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality, September 27-29, 2017, Pori, Finland

The Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality, International Conferences are an initiative of Frank Go, professor emeritus Tourism Management of the Rotterdam School of Business, Erasmus University, and Karin Elgin-Nijhuis, managing director of consultancy Elgin & Co., Netherlands. The conferences, focus on the leading question: “How can tourism destinations succeed in attracting tourists while simultaneously engaging all stakeholders in contributing to the preservation of natural and cultural heritage?”

The conferences offer a unique forum for attendees from academia, industry, government, and other organisations to share knowledge and experience. The conference agenda is designed to be practitioner-friendly while offering room for critical reflection on heritage and tourism practices and institutions.

The conferences are is of great value to those working for destination management and marketing organisations (DMOs), ministries of tourism, city governments, economic development agencies, designers, technology providers and researchers and practitioners working in fields such as heritage, tourism, hospitality, marketing, archaeology, architecture and geography.

Following the success of the conferences in Istanbul and Amsterdam, the University of Turku (Finland) and Elgin & Co. (Netherlands) are pleased to announce the Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality, International Conference 2017.

Representatives of (public and private, national, regional and city) destination management and marketing organisations, cultural institutes and foundations, designers, technology providers, consultants and other professionals and entrepreneurs working in the heritage, tourism and hospitality industry and having valuable experience to report and present, are cordially invited to submit presentation proposals. A template can be downloaded from the conference website. Please send your proposal to info(at)heritagetourismhospitality.org 

You will find more information in: http://www.linkedin.com/hp/update/6240159358601297920 ; www.heritagetourismhospitality.org

Please find the call for papers and presentation here: https://heritagetourismhospitality.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/HeritageTourismHospitality_HTHIC2017_Call11_KEN160217-002.pdf 

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