4th annual EATSA conference

Welcome to the EATSA Conference 2018 !

The 4th Annual Conference of EATSA – Euro-Asia Tourism Studies Association, that will take place in France, next June 18st-22th 2018, is an international forum for researchers and industry experts to exchange information regarding advances in the state of the art and application of tourism, hospitality and leisure management in the region of Euro-Asia.


The conference will be held in

18-20 June, 2018 – Dijon

21      June, 2018 – Château-Chinon (Morvan)

22      June, 2018 – Dijon



The objectives of the EATSA Conference 2018 are:

  1. To provide an open forum for research and education in the field of tourism, hospitality and recreation in Asia and Europe.
  2. Promote the dialogue among scholars of all scientific disciplines engaged in the tourism studies, in order to move from the current multi-disciplinary approach to a more integrated and trans-disciplinary approach.
  3. Encourage the exchange of research results, practical experience, sharing new ideas and research projects, and developing research networks among members and their institutions.
  4. Promote a more intensive cooperation between European and Asian scholars in the fields of Tourism, Hospitality and Recreation.
  5. Foster more close connections between tourism academia and tourism industry.
  6. To explore and discuss new perspectives on tourism and regional development in order to promote new methodological and empirical approaches.


·                Beverage, food and tourism

·                Creative industry and tourism

·                Cultural values and tourism management

·                Experience economy and human life in tourism

·                Interface connecting technology and humanity in tourism industries

·                Service and tourism industries

·                Social business and tourism

·                Social responsibility and business ethics in tourism issues

·                Sport tourism and ecology

·                Sustainable tourism and environment

·                Tourism promotion, communication, and tourism marketing


Call for papers - please check detailes here

Important Dates

January 15, 2018 

Abstract Submission Due (250 words max)

March 15, 2018

Notification of Acceptance 

April 01, 2018

Early Bird Registration

April 30, 2018

Full Paper Submission Due (5 500 words max)

May 15, 2018

Late Registration Due

June 18~22, 2018

The Conference


Guideline :

Please follow these guidelines to ensure your paper is reviewed. Documents that are not prepared according to these formatting instructions will NOT be reviewed.


The abstracts should follow the instructions and templates provided below.
After the abstract submission has been successfully completed, authors will receive confirmation e-mail.

  • The e-mail must include the author/s’ full name, home institution, address and phone
  • All abstracts must be submitted in English.


Full paper

The full papers should follow the instructions and templates provided below. After the paper submission has been successfully completed, authors will receive confirmation e-mail.

  • Languages: the paper may be written in English.
  • Each paper should clearly indicate the nature of its scientific contribution, and the problems, domains or environments to which it is applicable.
  • All accepted papers must be presented by at least one of the authors.


Document format:

  • The paper size is A4 (i.e., 210 x 297mm), one-column format with a 2.5cm margin at the top, a 3cm margin at the bottom, 1.5cm margins on the left and right. Lines are single-spaced.
  • Abstracts must have 100 to 250 words
  • At least two keywords should be mentioned
  • The body of the text of the submission is defined as follows: 10pt Times font, Single space.


Registration Fees


 Early Bird Registration

Late Registration

Regular Participant*

320 EUR

370 EUR

PhD Student Participant*

270 EUR

320 EUR 

Fees covers access to all sessions, all meals (7), all coffee breaks (7), guided tours in Dijon and Chateau-Chinon, transfers by bus in Chateau-Chinon and conference material.

*The registration fees include 40 € annual membership and 20€ wire transfer



ETASA - Euro-Asia Tourism Studies Association