Thursday, 16 August 2018
Home





Fare Buzz Vacation Rentals

Last-Minute-Travel

Travel Deals to top Destinations. Get yours now

Hotels Combined price comparison engine

Credits / DISCLAIMER

About TOURISM-FUTURES.ORG

disclaimer

Syndicate


Partner in der Touristik Lounge
Welcome to TOURISM FUTURES



Travel Deals to top Destinations. Get yours now

Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals 2019 , Auckland, NZ, 24./25.01.2019 PDF Print E-mail
User Rating: / 0
PoorBest 
Written by Joachim Willms [Managing Director]   

CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT

First International Research Conference

Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals 2019

24th-25th January 2019 at Massey University, Auckland

(hosted by the Institute of Development Studies, Massey University, New Zealand)

https://tourism-sdg.nz/

We are delighted to announce the first International Research Conference on Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals 2019 (Tourism4SDGs19). Tourism4SDGs19, proudly hosted by the Institute of Development Studies, Massey University, will be held from 24-25 January 2019 at Massey University’s Albany campus, Auckland, New Zealand.

Introduction

The Sustainable Development Goals, ratified at the United Nations in 2015, urge governments, industry and communities alike to engage in direct efforts to work in more socially, economically and environmentally sustainable ways. As one of the world’s largest industries, tourism should address sustainability issues head on. There is certainly a great deal of rhetoric on the virtues and promise of tourism as a tool for sustainable development, and there have been positive steps towards sustainability by many companies, governments and others. However, it is also claimed that the tourism industry has oversold its sustainable potential.

 

This conference on Tourism and the SDGs offers the opportunity for a wide range of scholars and tourism stakeholders to discuss and debate both (i) challenges to tourism contributing to the SDGs, and (ii) ways in which tourism can deliver on its potential to be more inclusive, equitable and sustainable, in line with the values embedded in the Global Goals.

Keynote speakers

Other speaker announcements, along with the conference and workshop programmes, will be made in due course.

Note that there will also be two plenary panels with invited speakers on Partnerships for achieving the SDGs in tourism and Indigenous development, tourism & the SDGs.

Important Dates

Call for Papers opens – 1 August 2018

Call for Papers closes – 16 September 2018

Registration opens – 1 August 2018

Early-bird Registration closes – 15 October 2018

Tourism Industry Showcase EOI closes – 31 October 2018

Presenter registration closes – 31 October 2018

Dates of the Conference – 24 – 25 January 2019

Organising Committee

Conference Convenor: Regina Scheyvens, Massey University

Organising Committee: Tracy Berno, Auckland University of Technology; Karla Boluk, University of Waterloo; Joseph Cheer, Monash University, Emma Hughes, Massey University; Gabriel Laeis, Massey University; Api Movono, University of the South Pacific, Christian Schott, Victoria University of Wellington; Hazel Tucker, University of Otago

Conference Organiser: Heidi van der Watt, Massey University

More Information

Further details about the conference programme, the conference host and the conference destination are available on the Tourism4SDGs19 website https://tourism-sdg.nz/, and on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Tourism4SDGs/

Please direct any enquiries by email to This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .

We look forward to seeing you in Auckland for Tourism4SDGs19!

 

 

Heidi van der Watt

Tourism4SDGs19 organiser

WWW: https://tourism-sdg.nz/

Twitter:  https://twitter.com/Tourism4SDGs

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Tourism4SDGs

 

School of People, Environment and Planning

Massey University – Te Kunenga ki P?rehuroa

Private Bag 11222 - Pouaka Pouatepa 11222

Palmerston North 4410 - Papaioea 4410

New Zealand - Aotearoa

 

Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/heidivanderwatt/

Researchgate: www.researchgate.net/profile/Heidi_Keyser-Van_Der_Watt
 
Next >
at LinkedIN

Tag Clouds

abstract abstracts academic acceptance accepted access across activities address africa african agricultural agriculture already although america american among analysis animals approach april arctic argues around article associated author authors available become before below benefits better business canada capacity carbon center centre challenges change changes changing china chinese cities clear climate committee communities community companies conditions conference congress conservation considered consumption contact contributions copenhagen costs countries cover critical crops cultural culture current deadline decades december demand department destination destinations details develop developed developing development different director discussion display document domestic double during early earth economic economy education effects efforts email emerging emissions energy english environment environmental europe european event events every examines expected experience experiences farmers featured february field final finance financial focus following foreign forest forests format found further future global globalisation government governments green greenhouse groups growing growth guidelines health heritage higher homepage hospitality hotel human image impact impacts include includes increase increased increasing india indigenous industry information innovation institute interest investment invited issue issues january japan journal knowledge large largest latest least leisure level levels limited local major making management march marine market marketing markets mdash media medical meeting members might migration million nations natural nature north observation october offers often online operations opportunities opportunity order organic organization organizations pacific papers particularly people place planet planning please policies policy political population potential poverty power practices present presentation presentations presented private proceedings process production products professor program programme project projects proposals protection provide provides public publication published quality range recent reduce reduction references region regional regions registration related renewable required research researchers resource resources responsible results review right rights rising rural school science scientific scientists search sector security service services session sessions several share significant signs since small social society source sources south special species specific state states strategies strategy students studies submission submissions submit submitted support sustainability sustainable symposium system systems technologies technology theme themes think three through times title today together topics total tourism tourist tourists trade travel trend trends under union university urban using various visit visitors vital warming water website welcome where whether wildlife within without women words working world worldwatch worldwide young

Tag Cloud, Joomla Modul

Share

Who's Online

We have 9 guests online
Hotelclub Membership 125x125

HotelsCombined

HotelsCombined.com - Search and Compare Hotel Prices for any city
HotelsCombined.com - Search and Compare Hotel Prices for any city
City From
Rome
 US$49
Beijing
 US$15
London
 US$29
Shanghai
 US$28
Venice
 US$64
Prague
 US$29
Istanbul
 US$25
New York
 US$31
Madrid
 US$43
Marrakech
 US$35
Sydney
 US$24
HotelsCombined.com - Search and Compare Hotel Prices for any city
HotelsCombined.com - Search and Compare Hotel Prices for any city
Vegas Tickets