7th ITSA Biennial Conference

ANNOUNCEMENT: 7th ITSA BIENNIAL CONFERENCE, AUGUST 6-8, 2018



We are delighted to announce that the 7th International Tourism Studies Association (ITSA) Biennial conference will be hosted by the University of South Africa in the City of Tshwane, from 6-8th August 2018.  This conference will co-inside with the 2nd Tourism Educators South Africa (TESA) International Conference. Our sponsors are the South African National Convention Bureau, Gauteng Tourism Authority and the City of Tshwane.

 



ITSA Biennial conferences have only once been held outside of the Asia-Pacific region, and never before in Africa. ITSA 2018 will take place in a world-class facility, the CSIR International Conference Centre and will give you the opportunity to experience true South African hospitality.



For more details about the conference and the call for papers, please click here.

Who We Are

ITSA is uniquely devoted to scholarly exchange between researchers and practitioners focusing on the growth of tourism worldwide, especially in Asia. Founded in 2006 in Hangzhou, China, ITSA is now headquartered in Washington DC, USA and has its Secretariat in Beijing.

Our organization is committed to developing a global tourism leadership forum that facilitates improvements in global hospitality and tourism.

ITSA is unique among international associations of tourism scholars and practitioners. It is the only such association with offices in the U.S. and China and has the mission to encourage interaction and cooperation between members in developing and developed countries.

By joining ITSA, you can share the unique benefits of close collaborations, new data and research findings. You can attend stimulating conferences and programs to improve your scholarship and help make global tourism better than ever. Click here to learn more.

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