ITRC 2018 encourages submission of manuscripts in English in all areas. Topics of interest are below but not limited to:

Conference Theme – 2018
Integration of Global Value Chains for Sustainable Tourism Development: Inclusiveness,
Coopetition and Innovation

Sub Themes
  • Changing Dimensions of Contemporary Tourism
  • Creative Tourism and Destination Marketing
  • Innovative Entrepreneurship for Sustainable Tourism Development
  • Responsible Consumption and Green Tourism
  • Tourism Power, Conflict and Resilient Building
  • Technology, Social Media and Future of Tourism
  • Partnership, Sharing and MICE Tourism
  • Social Inclusiveness and Poor-Tourism Development
  • Tourism Leadership and Human Resource Management
  • Sustainable Island Tourism and Product Diversification

Submission Guidelines

Writing of Abstract

An abstract summarizes, only the major aspects of the entire paper in a prescribed sequence that includes:

  1. Title of the paper
  2. Name(s) of author(s) and their affiliations
  3. The overall purpose of the study and the research problem(s) you investigated
  4. The basic design / methodology of the study
  5. Major findings or trends found as a result of your analysis
  6. A brief summary of your interpretations and conclusions
  7. Keywords, generally less than 5

Always use the past tense because you are reporting on research that has been completed. Usually abstract is to be maximum of 300 words in length and in general, references should not be cited in the abstract.

Writing of full paper

The full paper with an abstract should be submitted at the following email