International Conference in Emergent Tourism Destinations

24th-26th of October, 2016


The International Conference in Emergent Tourism Destinations (ICETD2016): Challenges and Opportunities, which will be held on the 24th-26th October 2016, is organized by Dili Institute of Technology (Timor-Leste) and the Faculty of Economics of the University of Algarve Portugal, with the sponsorship of the Government of Timor-Leste.

The goal of the conference will be to thoroughly examine contemporary challenges and opportunities for emergent tourism destinations, share good practices, stimulate dialogue, and develop scenarios in the field of hospitality and tourism within the global environment.

The conference invites conceptual, empirical, and methodological research papers as well as country context case studies on different tourism and hospitality themes. Papers and presentations are expected to address theoretical, methodological, and practical aspects of tourism and hospitality context.

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