Tourism and International Labels


Protection and Commercialization, Quebec City, 10-13 May 2020; Deadline 10 Jan

The Tourism and International Labels Conference – Protection and Commercialization
Quebec City 10-13 May, 2020.; Deadline 10 Jan 2020

The Tourism and International Labels Conference – Protection and Commercialization, invites researchers, professionals, and site managers to share empirical, methodological, practical, or conceptual research.

(English, French, Spanish conference)

Topics for the 2020 Conference will include, but are not limited to:

  • The governance of labels
  • Expectations and guarantees regarding labels
  • Site identity and the homogenization of labelled destinations
  • Use of labels for educational purposes for visitors and residents
  • Labels as a marketing tool

Organizing Committee

  • Laurent Bourdeau, Université Laval
  • Pascale Marcotte, Université Laval
  • Olivier Dehoorne, Université des Antilles (FWI)
  • Maria Gravari-Barbas, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne & UNESCO-UNITWIN ‘Culture, Tourism, Development’ Network

Important dates

  • January 10th, 2020 : Submit an abstract of no more than 500 words, including title and full contact details, as an electronic file to: Abstracts can be written and presented in English, French or Spanish.
  • January 21, 2020 : Notification of acceptance or rejection, online registration opens and information regarding accommodations and travel suggestions made available

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