The International Conference on Tourism & Leisure Studies Goes Online!

We are excited to announce the online conference will be delivered on the CGScholar platform – developed by the Common Ground Media Lab, the research and technology arm of Common Ground Research Networks. Below is a guide to current programing. Please check back regularly for updates.
And there is still time to register as a presenter or audience member -- don't miss out!
**All "Blended" registration types will be able to present online in 2021 and in-person (and/or online) in 2022.

Plenary Speakers

Our Plenary Sessions will be delivered as a combination of pre-recorded and live addresses via Zoom. Recordings of these live addresses will also be accessible via the event schedule in the Event Microsite. You can also go directly to this site during the conference to comment and engage. And there will be an opportunity to talk with the speakers in a live question and answer Online Garden Conversation. You can sign up for these sessions in the "Special Events" section.

Michael Hall

Michael Hall

Professor, Department of Management, Marketing and Entrepreneurship, University of Canterbury, New Zealand; Visiting Professor, Linnaeus University, Sweden; Guest Professor, Lund University, Sweden; and Docent, University of Oulu, Finland

Anna Farmaki

Anna Farmaki

Assistant Professor, Tourism Management, Department of Hotel and Tourism Management, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus

"Bouncing Back: Insights on Peer-to-Peer Accommodation in the Post-COVID19 Era"

Oliver Kesar

Oliver Kesar

Full Professor, Department of Tourism, Faculty of Economics & Business, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Ana Portolan

Ana Portolan

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and Business Economics, University of Dubrovnik, Croatia

Conference Program

The conference program groups together presentations along similar themes to facilitate knowledge sharing and community building. The first schedule of sessions will be available when we're able to present a complete picture of the conference. In the meantime, you may view a list of all accepted proposals (both confirmed to attend and still pending registration) on our List of Accepted Proposals on the Event Microsite.

If you have an accepted proposal, make sure you register to be included in the program.

Special Events

The online conference will offer delegates a selection of optional online spaces to frame serendipitous encounters for personal and professional growth. You can begin to sign up for these today to start receiving further information.