AIEST - Worldwide network of tourism experts

Founded in 1951, the International Association of Scientific Experts in Tourism (AIEST) is dedicated to improving the worlds travel and tourism industry through analysis of trends and latest developments in tourism and farsighted solutions for problems as they arise.

The AIEST attracts junior as well as senior members from both Academia and Practice.

Our members benefit from a social network platform for frequent friendly contacts among world wide experts and for international scientific and practical exchange.

70th Anniversary - Let's celebrate!

Since 1951 the AIEST as the first scientific organisation in tourism has been shaping tourism futures. 2021 we'll celebrate its efforts and successes in applied, interdisciplinary and solution oriented research and consultation. It is also a time to ask  for visions of and innovative solutions for the future(s) of tourism and tourism related challenges.

Highlights of the anniversary year:

We thank our associate members for their continuous support.