Second International Conference on Tourism & Leisure Studies
University of British Columbia, Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada
6-7 April 2017

2017 Call for Proposals

We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:

  • Theme 1: Changing Dimensions of Contemporary Tourism
  • Theme 2: Changing Dimensions of Contemporary Leisure
  • Theme 3: Tourism and Leisure Industries
  • Theme 4: Critical Issues in Tourism and Leisure Studies

Become a Presenter

1 Submit a Proposal

If you would like to present, start by submitting a proposal. You will need the following: presentation type, short/long descriptions, keywords, focus, themes, and biographical information.

View our step-by-step guide to submitting a presentation proposal. Submit your proposal here.

2 Review Timeline

After we receive your presentation proposal, it moves to the evaluation step. We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission.

See proposal deadlines below.

3 Register

Once your proposal is accepted, you must register before our Program Development team can schedule your presentation.

View our step-by-step guide to the registration process. Submit your registration here.

Important Dates

We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission. The dates below serve as a guideline for proposal submission based on our corresponding registration deadlines.

Proposal & Registration Dates

Proposal Deadlines

Advance Proposal Deadline 6 June 2016
Early Proposal Deadline 6 September 2016
Regular Proposal Deadline 6 January 2017
Late Proposal Deadline 6 March 2017

Registration Deadlines

Advance Registration Deadline 6 July 2016
Early Registration Deadline 6 November 2016
Regular Registration Deadline 6 April 2017

Submit Your Proposal

Use the button below to submit a proposal for review.