10th International Joint World Cultural Tourism Conference

Venue: First Hotel Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand

Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Event Date/Time: Nov 13, 2009 End Date/Time: Nov 15, 2009
Early Registration Date: Aug 31, 2009
Abstract Submission Date: Jul 31, 2009
Paper Submission Date: Aug 31, 2009
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CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT
& CALL FOR PAPERS

10th International Joint World Cultural Tourism Conference

Date : November 13-15, 2009
Venue : First Hotel Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand

Co-organized by:

 CAPE BRETON UNIVERSITY, CANADA
 CETA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF TOURISM,
SPAIN
 YASAR UNIVERSITY, TURKEY
 UNIVERSISITY OF NOVI SAD, SERVIA
 UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII, USA
 UNIVERSITY SAINS MALAYSIA, MALAYSIA
 NATIONAL PUNGTING UNIVERSITY OF
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, TAIWAN
 TUMAINI UNIVERSITY AT IRINGA, TANZANIA
 SOUTH KAZAKHSTAN STATE UNIVERSITY,
KAZAKHSTAN
 AUSTRALIA SCHOOL OF TOURISM AND HOTEL
MANAGEMENT, AUSTRALIA
 SCHOOL OF HOSPITALITY, TOURISM &
CULTURE AND THE CULTURE HERITAGE
INSTITUTE,CANADA
 PHILIPPINE SOCIETY FOR CULTIRE AND
TOURISM, THE PHLIPPINES
 TOURISM COLLEGE OF ZHEJIANG, CHINA
 THE HOKKAIDO ACADEMIC SOCIETY OF
TOURISM, JAPAN
 THE KOREAN ACADEMIC SOCIETY OF CULTURE
AND TOURISM
 WORLD CULTURAL TOURISM ASSOCIATION
World Cultural Tourism Association,
Tourism College of Zhejiang, China,
CETA University College of Tourism,
Spain,
Philippine Academic Society of
Culture and Tourism, the Philippines, University, of Hawaii, USA, Yasar University, Turkey, National Pingtung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, Tumaini University at Iringa, Tanzania, South Kazakhstan State University, Kazakhstan, Hokkaido Academic Society of Tourism, Japan, Australian School of Tourism and Hotel Management, Australia and School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culture and the Culture heritage Institute, Canada, Korean Academic Society of Culture and Tourism, Korea are pleased to announce the International Cultural Tourism Conference 2009.

The aim of this conference is to provide a forum for international educators, scholars, researchers, industry professionals, policy-makers and graduate students with opportunity to explore and discuss issues in the topics on cultural tourism. We are sure that it is clear the findings of this conference can be effective and insightful directions for cultural tourism development and planning. It is our great pleasure to welcome all of you to this conference. We welcome you all of VIP guests, educators, policy-makers and students to this conference.

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION:

All presenters and participants are requested to register for the conference. Registration Fees are US$350 before August 31, 2009 and US$400 thereafter.

Conference registration fee includes participation in all conference sessions in three days, participation in all scheduled meal functions and refreshment breaks, and a copy of conference proceedings.

CALL FOR PAPERS:

The Conference will focus on a broad range of topics related to education and research in culture and tourism/hospitality. The Conference organizers invite papers, abstracts and presentation proposals relevant to culture and tourism, hospitality management. Considering the theme of the conference, Paper with any of the following or related subjects would be appropriate for presentation:

Any kind of issues in culture and tourism/hospitality/foodservice.
ï‚  Cross-cultural studies in tourism/hospitality.
ï‚  Emerging issues in education and training.
ï‚  Studies and case studies on tourism/hospitality development/management/administration.
ï‚  Studies related to marketing and promotion of tourism/hospitality.
ï‚  Studies related to tourism/hospitality forecasting and economic aspects of industry.
ï‚  Studies on social, cultural, economic and environmental impact of tourism/hospitality.
ï‚  Tourism/hospitality and environmental sustainability.
ï‚  Human resources development and educational issues in industry.
ï‚  Financial models or econometrics of tourism/hospitality.
ï‚  Operation of tourism and hospitality businesses at both macro and micro levels.
ï‚  The gaming and casino industry.
ï‚  Community tourism development and rural/farm tourism.
ï‚  Post-modern tourism/hospitality and contemporary issues in tourism/hospitality.
ï‚  IT and Internet aspects of tourism/hospitality.
ï‚  Other papers related to the theme of the Conference.

Submission Guidelines
ï‚  About 300 words of abstract should be submitted by July 31, 2009.
ï‚  10 pages of papers should be submitted by August 31, 2009
ï‚ The abstract should be submitted to the e-mail: wctaabstract@gmail.com
ï‚  The paper should be submitted to the following email: wctapaper@gmail.com

ï‚  Deadline for submitting abstract is July 31, 2009
ï‚  Deadline for submitting paper is August 31, 2009
ï‚  Paper Review Committee will conduct a refereed screening of papers.
Format of Presentations:

-Paper sessions will have about 5 papers presented in each 90 minute session, giving each presenter 15 Minutes..

-Panel sessions will provide an opportunity for about five presenters to speak in a more open and conversational setting with conference attendees.

Submitting a Proposal:
1. Create a title page for your submission. The title page should include:
a. title of the submission
b. name(s) of the author(s)
c. department(s) and affiliation(s)
d. mailing address(es)
e. e-mail address(es)
f. phone number(s)
g. fax number(s)
2. Email your paper, along with a title page, to wctaabstract@gmail.com and wctapaper@gmail.com.

Receipt of submissions will be acknowledged via email within 48 hours.

If you do not wish to email your submission, you may send it via regular mail or fax to:

Prof, Jung, Sung-chae, Ph.D.

President
World Cultural Tourism Association
Dept. of Tourism Management, Honam University,
59-1 Seobong-dong Gwangsan-gu
Gwang-ju, Korea 506-714
Tel : +82-62-940-5582 / Fax : +82-62-940-5582

3. Submissions will only be published in the conference proceedings if at least one of the authors registers and attends the conference.

Final copies of accepted papers will be professionally published with ISSN number PRIOR to the Conference.

CONFERENCE ADMINISTRATION

Please direct paper submissions and enquires to:

Prof, Jung, Sung-chae, Ph.D.

President

World Cultural Tourism Associatiomn

Dept. of Tourism Management, Honam University,
59-1 Seobong-dong Gwangsan-gu
Gwang-ju, Korea 506-714

Tel : +82-62-940-5582 / Fax : +82-62-940-5582 /
E-mail : scjung@honam.ac.kr, scjung50@hanmail.net, scjung19@yahoo.com
http://www.kasct.co.kr

Venue

First Hotel Bangkok
Bangkok
Thailand
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