Tourism is one economic sector in India that has the potential to grow at a high rate and ensure the development of infrastructure in the destinations. It has the capacity to capitalize on the country’s success in the services sector and provide sustainable models of growth. Sustainable tourism development will include advancing some of the niche tourism products or developing additional niche products such as adventure, medical, wellness, golf, polo, cruise, meetings incentives conferences & exhibitions (MICE), pilgrimage /spiritual travel, film tourism and eco / wildlife / caravan tourism.
After the tremendous success of the first edition of the conference held at IIHM Global Campus in Kolkata on 23rd August 2019, we are happy to announce the second edition of the Conference. The conference will be an ideal platform for high-level theoretical research and empirical studies with policy-relevant analysis in regard to tourism and allied industries. It is designed to be an influential and challenging intellectual confluence not only for the business world but also for the society at large. The conference is an open platform for collaborations with National and International public and private research institutions, governmental bodies, professionals, representatives of industrial groups active in the policy arena and various stakeholders in the travel and tourism industry. We are collaborating with a number of national and international organisations for this conference.
The language of the conference and the submissions is English. All abstracts, about 300 words each must be submitted for review by July 21st, 2020. The abstract must include-title, author(s),affiliations, a summary of objectives, approach, key arguments, findings, and recommendations.The full papers will be due by August 14th, 2020. The full papers should demonstrated academic rigor. The papers could be research- based, policy papers or case studies. All submissions to be made directly through the conference website and by email to