AHTMM Conference

Portsmouth City Council have kindly agreed to support the conference by providing tickets for our Portsmouth Experience Day on Fri 12 July during which the attendees will also have buffet lunch at the dockyard.

Thank you to Portsmouth City Council for providing tickets to both the City’s iconic Emirates Spinnaker Tower and the naval heritage site of Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.

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We are pleased to announce that the 9th Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management conference will be held in Portsmouth, UK at University of Portsmouth between July 9 -12, 2019 and is hosted jointly with the Washington State University.

The 9th Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management conference will provide a unique forum for attendees from academia, industry, government, and other organizations to actively exchange, share, and challenge state-of-the-art research and industrial case studies on hospitality and tourism marketing and management. The goal of the conference is to thoroughly examine contemporary hospitality and tourism issues, stimulate dialogue, and develop new perspectives in the field of hospitality and tourism within the globalized environment. The conference invites conceptual, empirical, and methodological research papers, and country context case studies on different tourism and hospitality themes. Papers and presentations are expected to address both the theoretical, methodological, and practical aspects of tourism and hospitality marketing and management.  Further details on the conference can be found on http://www.ahtmm.com/

 Publication Opportunities

All submitted papers will follow a rigorous double-blind review process and will be accepted and published in the conference proceedings (Online version with ISBN) based on reviewers’ recommendations. Participants can publish either full papers or abstracts in the conference proceedings. In addition, selected full papers from the conference will be considered for publication in special issues of Journal of Hospitality Marketing and Management and other selected tourism and hospitality journals.

 Important Dates and Deadlines

Deadline for submission of abstracts (500 words):                        15 January, 2019

Deadline for submission of full papers (5,000-6,000 words):   14 February 2019

Notice of acceptance:                                                                                         28 February 2019

Deadline for early registration:                                                                    14 March 2019

Registration Fees

Early bird single participant:                                 US$395*  (You must register by 14 March 2019)

Registration after 14 March 2019:                   US$495*

Graduate Student Registration

Early bird registration fee:                                      US$300*

Registration fee (after 14 March 2019):         US$400*

Accompanying partner:                                            US$395**

*Includes conference proceedings and access to full conference activities, conference meals, excluding accommodation

**Includes access to full conference activities, conference meals, excluding accommodation

Conference Topics

 The organizing committee welcomes papers on the following (but not limited to) topics:

  • Branding in tourism and hospitality;
  • Case studies on successful hospitality marketing programs;
  • Climate change and tourism development;
  • Community-based tourism;
  • Consumer behavior in tourism and hospitality settings;
  • Cruise tourism;
  • Development of conceptual models;
  • Emerging markets;
  • Film tourism;
  • Food tourism and food tourism marketing;
  • Future trends in tourism and hospitality marketing and management;
  • Gambling tourism;
  • Government intervention in tourism;
  • Health and safety issues in tourism and hospitality; Health, medical, spa, and wellness tourism;
  • Hospitality and tourism product development;
  • Hospitality finance;
  • Human resource issues in tourism and hospitality;
  • Innovation and product development in tourism and hospitality;
  • Knowledge Innovation in Hospitality Marketing and Management;
  • Legal issues in tourism and hospitality;
  • Methodological issues in tourism and hospitality;
  • Reputation and online reviews;
  • Revenue Management and pricing in tourism and hospitality;
  • Sustainable tourism policy and planning;
  • Technological issues in tourism and hospitality;
  • Tourism and hospitality education;
  • Tourism economics; Tourism forecasting;
  • Tourism, hospitality, and leisure marketing;
  • Transport and travel management;

Submission Guidelines

Expressions of interest and abstracts of up to 500 words should be submitted through Easy Chair. Please go to https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=9thahtmmconference to submit your abstracts. Abstracts should include author(s) names, affiliations and contact details.

For all inquiries, please contact:

Dr. Dogan Gursoy