Bridging academia-industry-government, remapping transfer of intelligence in the tourism landscape

Similar to the inaugural t-Forum conference held in Naples, Italy, the 2018 conference, Tourism Intelligence Exchange @ the Industry-Academia Junction, is the meeting and interaction ground for members of destination organisations, tourism and hospitality businesses, and academic institutions. The conference showcases collaborative participation in highly visible interactive sessions. Its moves beyond customary programs by featuring get-involved Open Space, Crowdstorming, Brokerage, and Speed Dating sessions, as well as keynote speakers, panel, paper, and workshop sessions—bringing to life new collaborative styles for the mobilization of t-Intelligence.  The best or presentations (papers) will be recognized during the gala dinner, with a selected number invited to publish in the Bridging Tourism Theory and Practice book series (published by Emerald). The conference will also provide the participants with unique Balearic Island field experiences on the last day of the conference.


Industry-Driven Conference Thrusts

-  Markets
-  Management
-  Futures


For details, please go to the Call for presentations tab. 


Target Audience

Firms, institutions, and agencies involved in the creation and/or application of intelligence to tourism, including hospitality and tourism businesses, destinations, public agencies, science and technology parks, entrepreneurs, executives and professionals, destination managers, public officials, consultants, and academics.