2018 Call for Presentations
49th Annual TTRA International Conference
Miami ~ Coral Gables, Florida USA
June 26 – 28, 2018
NEW Deadline: January 21, 2018
The 2018 International Conference Program committee is interested in receiving proposals and/or recommendations regarding topics, speakers, case studies, and other suggestions for the program for both general sessions and practitioner breakout sessions. All sessions usually run for 1 hour.
Presentations that might be part of a general session or breakout and could be combined with other speakers/presentations would be important.
The central theme of the conference is “Encouraging innovation in the universe of tourism research”.
The following ideas are under consideration:
What innovations are out there to carry the travel and tourism research industry into the next decade?
Incorporating new technologies into tourism research.
Let’s find out how we do that.
How will new aviation carriers meet the needs of the industry in the next 10 years?
Will destinations know when to expand to maximize value?
What are the political impacts on the tourism industry?
Work can’t be outsourced
What is needed t fix this issue?
How long will it take?
Understanding the travel behaviors of the next generation of explorers.
How do we reach them and how will they be measured?
If you would like to present at this conference, please send a short description of the topic, as well as your biographic information. If there are other speakers you think should be part of the session, please include that information.
If you would like to recommend a topic/session, please send along a description of what you would like the session to cover and any recommendations for speakers.
If you would like to recommend a speaker, please send along information on the speaker and their suggested topic.
Please send information to:
Please direct any proposals or questions relating to Academic Sessions to:
INFORMATION SHOULD BE RECEIVED BY JANUARY 21ST, 2018 FOR CONSIDERATION