Day 1, 23rd of October
18:30 Welcome Reception and Wine Tasting
Jardins de la Misericordia, Palma.
Taleb Rifai, Secretary-General of UNWTO.
Llorenç Huguet, Chancellor of the University of the Balearic Islands.
20:00 Palma Revealed. An evening walk through the historic city.
Day 2, 24th of October
9:00 Opening Ceremony
Catalina N. Juaneda, Professor, University of the Balearic Islands & Ana María Munar, Associate Professor, Copenhagen Business School.
9:30 My Academic Journey. Jafar Jafari, Professor, University of Wisconsin-Stout
10:25 Tea/Coffee break
10:45 Keynote. Tourism Paradigms. John Tribe, Editor-in-Chief, Annals of Tourism Research
11: 30 Paper Sessions: Theme 1, Tourism Paradigms
13: 30 Lunch
14:30 Keynote. Tourism Research Frontiers. Donna Chambers, Lecturer in Tourism, University of Surrey
15: 45 Paper Sessions: Theme 2, Tourism Research Frontiers
17: 45 Tea/Coffee break
18: 00 Panel session: 25 Years of Peace through Tourism
Panel and debate
Jafar Jafari, Professor, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Don Hawkins, Eisenhower Professor of Tourism Policy, School of Business, George Washington University
19:00 Transportation to hotels
21:00 Tapas Dinner
Day 3, 25th of October
9:00 Celebrating Jafar Jafari: International Academy for the Study of Tourism and Annals of Tourism Research
Message from the International Academy for the Study of Tourism. Pauline Sheldon, Professor Emerita, University of Hawaii
Jafar Jafari and the Academy Fellows
Jafar Jafari and Annals of Tourism Research. John Tribe, Editor-in-Chief, Annals of Tourism Research
10:15 Tea/Coffee break
10:45 Keynote. Tourism Education. Pauline Sheldon, Professor Emerita, University of Hawaii
11:30 Paper sessions: Theme 3, Tourism Education
14:30 Papers sessions
16:45 Tea/Coffee break
17:00 Concluding session: Going beyond the knowledge-based platform?
Panel and debate
Graham Dann, Professor, Finnmark University College
Tazim Jamal, Associate Professor, Texas A&M University
Antoni Riera, Professor, University of the Balearic Islands
Honggen Xiao, Assistant Professor, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
18:00 Transportation to hotels
20:30 Celebrating Jafar Jafari: Gala dinner
Restaurant Bens d’Avall / Club de Mar, Paseo Marítimo, Palma
Day 4, 26th of October