Responsible Tourism Research Conference: Tourism Naturally, Alghero, Italy, Oct 2-5, 2016


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March 29, 2016

Tourism Naturally

WHAT: Tourism Naturally Conference by Colorado State University
WHEN: Oct 2-5, 2016
WHERE: Alghero, Italy

Tourism Naturally's inaugural conference is being hosted in the historical center of Alghero, a small and charming seaside city on the island of Sardinia. The plenary track theme this year is Coastal and Mountain Systems. Tourism industry experts will provide perspectives on ecological integrity and industry sustainability. Plenary speakers include: Omar Valdez, Executive Director, UNWTO.Themis Foundation and Dr. Joseph O’Leary, Professor, Human Dimensions of Natural Resources, Colorado State University.

Publication Opportunities: Tourism and Well-Being

Tourism researchers and practitioners are invited to submit their conference abstracts for consideration in the CABI publication, Tourism Naturally: Tourism, health, well-being and protected areas. This book will feature contributions from tourism and recreation researchers and practitioners exploring the relationship between tourism, hospitality, protected areas, livelihoods and both physical and emotional human well-being. The book will include sections focused on theory, policy and practice, and case studies. For more details and information on other publication opportunities related to the Tourism Naturally conference, please see here.


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