72nd AIEST Conference of Ideas 2023 in Madrid (Spain) - Aug. 27 - 30

The conference is implemented as a stationary conference, assuming that the presenting participants are present in person. The limited available presentation slots will therefore be allocated with priority to the attendees present.

In exceptional cases, and provided that slots are then still available, remote /online presentations can be accepted.

Why you should attend

Receive feedback on your work in a friendly and critical-constructive atmosphere.
Submit papers at different stages of your work seeking feedback on your plans or your results.
You do not have to waive any (copy) rights whatsoever with regard to the work you submit.
Try to win one of the three potential prices.
Enjoy interesting keynotes and targeted workshops for your needs.
Join the AIEST Research Seminar and get insights for publishing with top international scientific journals.

Submit your contribution until 28 February 2023

Download the master copy for your submission.

We are looking forward to your contributions to be sent to info@aiest.org.

  • Stream of Discussion 1: Designing tourism systems for a sustainable future.
  • Stream of Discussion 2: Transiting towards future tourism destinations through smart and green development.
  • Stream of Discussion 3: AIEST's Advances in Tourism Research: Perspectives of Actors, Institutions and Systems.

Participants from different scientific disciplines and tourism related industries are invited to contribute to the following major sub-streams of discussions:

  • Actors behaviour, focusing on behavioural issues of consumers, management, politicians, etc;
  • Institutional settings, focusing on topics such as entrepreneurship and innovation, cooperation and strategic alliances, ITC and productivity led-growth, structural change in leading tourism relevant industries, etc;
  • Systemic perspective, focusing on topics such as the analysis of the market forces, marketing management of destinations, tourism promotion and policies, management of tourism related resources, sustainable development in tourism, regulation and governance of places, etc.
  • Other, consisting of contributions that cannot be classified as above.

Host: Universidad Nebrija, Faculty of Economics and Business
Gerardo Bielons, Director Events GB

Venue: Nebrija University campus Madrid Princesa 

AIEST Research Seminar

On 27th August 2023 (from 12am until 5pm) the AIEST Research Seminar will take place. It provides you with insights on how to prepare a paper for publication in top international scientific journals. Present your research endeavour and discuss it with leading academics in the field. 

The seminar is open and free for anyone wishing to attend, provided you attend the AIEST conference. 

Dates and deadlines

February 28, 2023
Submission deadline. Please use the
master copy
and submit all contributions to info@aiest.org.

Important: if you are not able to keep that date, send an e-mail containing a short abstract to christian.laesser@unisg.ch; we will then negotiate an extension (which normally can be granted).

April 01, 2023
Final author notification about acceptance of submission(s) and presentation at conference

April 01, 2023
Early bird registration starts

May 31, 2023
Early bird registration ends

August 14, 2023
Registration ends; onsite registration available

August 27, 2023
Conference begins