ICOT2016 – Topics

The conference will focus on a broad range of topics related to tourism, including (but not limited to):
  • Innovation in Tourism
  • Tourism Development, Policy and Planning
  • Tourism Sustainability
  • Public Administration of Tourism Development
  • Local Government Role and Responses to Tourism Development
  • Community Responses to Tourists and Tourism
  • Collaboration and Cooperation between Stakeholders
  • Theoretical Perspectives on Tourism
  • End Users Engagement in Tourism Policy Making
  • Economic/Social/Environmental/Cultural Impacts of Tourism
  • Tourism Education and its Role in Managing Tourism Development
  • Alternative and Special Forms of Tourism
  • Niche Tourism: Issues and Trends
  • Industry’s Role in Managing Growth
  • Destination Marketing
  • Information Technology in Tourism
  • Tourism Research and Methodology
  • Globalisation Effects
  • Resiliency Planning
  • Challenges and Best Practices of Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management
  • Negotiation in Tourism
  • Tourism Mobilities
  • Transportation and Tourism
  • Authenticity and Commodification
  • The Future of Tourism
  • Climate Change and Natural Disasters
  • The Effects of Crime, Terrorism, Safety and Security
  • Managing Human Resources in Hospitality and Tourism
  • Innovation of Tourist Product in the Experience Economy
  • District Management and Tourism Clustering
  • Evolution and Transformation of Booking and Distribution Channels
  • Responsible Tourism for Conservation and Development
  • Innovation in Customer Engagement and Destination Development
  • Social Networking and New Forms of Tourism
  • Emerging Destinations and Innovation
  • Innovation and DMOs Management
  • Innovation Capabilities
  • Innovation and Small and Medium Enterprises
  • Innovation in Cultural Heritage
  • Innovation and Typical Local Productions
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