IFITT Doctoral Summer School 2018

IFITT Doctoral Summer School will take place at the IMC University of Applied Sciences, Austria, 14- 15 May, 2018

Jointly organized by the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences, IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems, IDSS will be Integrated as an essential part into the ISCONTOUR (International Student Conference in Tourism Research) program. The IFITT Doctoral Summer School will focus on research methods, academic publishing, and how to write a dissertation. Participants will have the opportunity to present their work or their ideas and discuss them with peers and invited academics and practitioners. The IFITT Doctoral Summer School is aimed at both, PhD students and early career researchers. Click here for more information.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Marketing, Management, Human Resource Management, Financing
  • Tourism Product Development & Sustainability
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Travel Trade (e.g. online and offline travel agencies, tour operators, GDS)
  • Transportation (e.g. airlines, cruise lines, new ways of mobility)

Papers submissions for the IFITT Doctoral Summer school must be 6 pages in length. Accepted papers will be included in the printed ISCONTOUR 2018 conference proceedings. Before submitting, ensure to read carefully the guidelines.

Important dates 

Paper submission deadline: 31 January 2018
Reviewers feedback: February 2018
Final paper submission: March 2018

Early bird conference registration closes: 16 April 2018
Conference registration closes: 12 May 2018