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676ATLAS Business Tourism SIG Meeting

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  • Leontine Onderwater
    Aug 26, 2008
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      appologies for cross-posting!

      ATLAS Update


      ATLAS Business Tourism SIG Meeting

      Educating the next generation of business tourism professionals:
      challenges and solutions

      University of Economics & Computer Science, Warsaw, Poland
      23th - 26th November 2008


      Call for papers

      Paper proposals are welcome on the following topics:

      • Original research into any aspect of Conferences, Exhibitions, Incentive Travel, or Business Travel, including:
        • Trends in business tourism
        • Business tourism statistics
        • Emerging destinations for business tourism
        • Education and training for business tourism
        • Challenges and issues in business tourism
        • Destination marketing for business tourism
      • Examples of original initiatives in the field of teaching or in research relating to meetings and other business events.
      • Examples of co-operation between business tourism employers and educational institutions.
      • Case-study material, illustrating best practice and key issues in the development and management of business events or business tourism venues.

      Abstracts should be submitted via a form on the website, no later than September 12th, 2008. All field need to be filled in. Abstracts (approximately 300-500 words) should indicate background, theoretical / practical implications, methods and / or data sources, and indicative findings of the paper. The title should be no more than 12 words. Up to 3 keywords / themes should be selected to indicate clearly to which theme(s) of the conference their proposed paper relates to. Abstracts not clearly related to the theme of the conference will not be accepted. Receipt of abstracts will be acknowledged and decisions on acceptance will be provided later.

      Important dates and deadlines

      Abstract submission:September 12, 2008
      Notification of acceptance:   September 30, 2008
      Conference:November 23 - 26, 2008
      Full paper submission:October 17, 2008

      More information
      More information can be found at the ATLAS website at

      Best wishes,

      Leontine Onderwater
      Jantien Veldman
      Linda Gramser

      Travit - POBox 3042
      6802 DA Arnhem
      The Netherlands

      Tel: +31-26-4452699
      Fax: +31-26-4452932
      E-mail: admin@...

      ***** ATLAS Business Tourism Education SIG Meeting *****
      Educating the next generation of business tourism professionals: challenges and solutions
      Warsaw, Poland
      November 23-26, 2008
      ***** ATLAS annual conference 2009 *****
      Experiencing difference. Changing tourism and tourists experiences
      Aalborg, Denmark
      May 14-16, 2009

      For details E-mail: leontine.onderwater@...