Second International Conference on Tourism & Leisure Studies, University of British Columbia, Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada
Talking Circle, Second International Conference on Tourism & Leisure Studies, University of British Columbia, Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada
Conference Opening, Second International Conference on Tourism & Leisure Studies, University of British Columbia, Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada
Plenary Session with Christina Cameron, Second International Conference on Tourism & Leisure Studies, University of British Columbia, Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada

Second International Conference on Tourism & Leisure Studies

  • 6–7 April 2017
  • University of British Columbia, Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada

At a Glance...

2

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

45+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Second International Conference on Tourism & Leisure Studies.

18

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Second International Conference on Tourism & Leisure Studies featured plenary sessions by some of the world's leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Christina Cameron

Christina Cameron

Professor and Chairholder, Canada Research Chair on Built Heritage, School of Architecture, Faculté de l’aménagement, Université de Montréal, Canada

"Balancing Tourism and Heritage Conservation: A World Heritage Context"

Amareswar Galla

Amareswar Galla

Curator of Amaravathi Heritage Town, A.P. India

"Buddhism & Feminism: Amaravathi National Demonstration Project in Indian Tourism"

Emerging Scholar Awardees

For each conference, a small number of Emerging Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students and emerging scholars who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for early career academics. The 2017 Emerging Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Weng Ian (Anna Au)

Weng Ian (Anna Au)

Technische Universität Berlin, Germany

Joy Hamilton

Joy Hamilton

University of Minnesota, USA

Chelsea Karthauser

Chelsea Karthauser

University of Montana, USA

Vicky Kent

Vicky Kent

Ohio State University, USA

Viktoria Koenyves

Viktoria Koenyves

University of Southern Denmark, Denmark

Virtual Presentations

Lightning Talks

Lightning Talks are 5-minute "flash" video presentations. Visit our YouTube channel through the button below to view the lightning talks.