Announcements

New deadline for paper submission

 

Dear colleagues authors and co-authors, friends

After several requests, we decided to extend the deadline for submitting the papers for IFTH 16 until November 30th.

 

Waiting forward to see you at IFTH 16 at Oporto.

 

Best regards

 
Posted: 2016-10-31
 

Opening speaches of ITFH16

 

 

10.30-11:00

La calidad como estrategia de diferenciación en los centros termales y Thalasso en España

The quality as differentiation strategy in the thermal centers and Thalasso in Spain

 

 

Professor José Alvarez Garcia

PhD in Direction and Planning of Tourism by the University of Vigo. Currently he is a professor and researcher at the Accounting and Financial Economy Department of the Faculty of Business Studies and Tourism at the University of Extremadura, (Spain). Previously professor at the University of Vigo. Official University Master's in Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship (University of Vigo) and Master MBA Executive of Business Administration & Management (Business School Caixa Nova). Bachelor of Veterinary Science from the University of León (Castilla y León-Spain), and Diploma in Health by the National School of Health (Spain). He has published various research articles indexed in international journals and different book chapters. His main research topics are: Quality Management Systems, “Q for Tourist Quality”, Thermalism, Health and Wellness, Wine Tourism, Hunting tourism, Entrepreneurship and Higher Education. E-mail: pepealvarez@unex.es

 
Posted: 2016-10-31
 

Opening speach of ITFH16

 

December, 5

9.00-10.00 – Committee meetings

10.00-10.30 – Opening Ceremony

Opening speach of ITFH16

SMART TOURISM, SUSTAINABILITY AND HERITAGE BUSINESS ECOSYSTEMS

Professor Alfonso Vargas-Sanchez

Currently is full professor of strategic management at the Spanish University of Huelva. He heads its research group on tourism (GEIDETUR) and the Iberian network of researchers in tourism (REINTUR), being also part of the Andalusian Campus of International Excellence named CEIMAR, focused on marine themes. He has authored a number of papers published in journals such as Tourism & Management Studies; Journal of Tourism and Development; Journal of Travel Research; Annals of Tourism Research; Journal of Sustainable Tourism; Journal of Heritage Tourism; Tourism Management; International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management; Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management, among others. Editor of “ENLIGHTENING TOURISM. A PATHMAKING JOURNAL”, he serves as Visiting Professor in the UK at the York St John Business School and the School of Business and Entrepreneurship of the RAU, where in addition he is a member of its Advisory Council. More info at: http://www.uhu.es/alfonso_vargas/

 
Posted: 2016-10-28
 

Publication opportunities

 

The papers accepted from the conference proceedings could be submitted to the following publications:



Revista Portuguesa de Estudos Regionais (RPER). Only papers written in English are accepted.

http://www.apdr.pt/siterper/

 

Enligtening Tourism. A pathmaking Journal (ET). Only papers written in English are accepted.

http://www.uhu.es/publicaciones/ojs/index.php/et/index

 

European Journal of Tourism Research. Only papers written in English are accepted.

http://ejtr.vumk.eu/index.php/about

 

Tourism and Hospitality Internacional Journal (THIJ). Papers written in English, Portuguese and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.isce-turismo.com/revista-cientifica/apresentacao

 

Revista RAITES. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.raites.org.mx/revista/index.php/Raites

 

Journal of Applied Research Review 'B. Economics Business and Education (JARR 'B). Only papers written in English are accepted.

http://journal.teipir.gr/index.php/economy

 

Revista Ibero-Americana de Estratégia (Iberoamerican Journal of Strategic Management). Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.revistaiberoamericana.org/ojs/index.php/ibero

 

Revista de Gestão e Sustentabilidade. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

www.revistageas.org.br

 

PODIUM Sport, Leisure and Tourism Review. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.podiumreview.org.br/ojs/index.php/rgesporte

 

Revista Gestão e Secretariado – GESEC. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.revistagesec.org.br/secretariado#.Vynd-FWLSUk

 

Yura: Relaciones Internacionales. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted. ​

http://world_business.espe.edu.ec/

 

Revista Eletrônica de Estratégia e Negócios – REEN. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.portaldeperiodicos.unisul.br/index.php/EeN/index

 
Posted: 2016-10-24
 

Conference fee

 

Payment before 31st, November, 2016 - 85 euros

Payment after 31st November, 2016 – 100 euros

Student fee – 50 euros

 

Payment by bank transfer:

IBAN: PT50.0033.0000.50117926730.05

SWIFT / BIC: BCOMPTPL

Please send an e-mail with your name and payment receipt to the following address:tesouraria@upt.pt

 

Cancellation of registration

If you cancel your registration on IFTH16 before 1st June 2016, and you have already paid the conference fee, we will refund 20 euros for administration costs. If you cancel your registration after 31st august 2016 there will be no refund.

 

 
Posted: 2016-10-13
 

Conference fee

 

Payment before 31st, November, 2016 - 85 euros

Payment after 31st November, 2016 – 100 euros

Student fee – 50 euros

 

Payment by bank transfer:

IBAN: PT50.0033.0000.50117926730.05

SWIFT / BIC: BCOMPTPL

Please send an e-mail with your name and payment receipt to the following address:tesouraria@upt.pt

 

Cancellation of registration

If you cancel your registration on IFTH16 before 1st June 2016, and you have already paid the conference fee, we will refund 20 euros for administration costs. If you cancel your registration after 31st august 2016 there will be no refund.

 

 
Posted: 2016-10-13
 

Author Guidelines for full text

 

Author Guidelines

Please see below bibliographic and formatting standards for your submission:

Fulltext

Please follow these guidelines

Do not forget to register, at the top of the text, the journal you wish that we send your paper to, so it's reviewed for a possible publication. You can find the journals that accepted to publish selected papers at the announcement page: https://conferencias.uportu.pt/index.php/heritagetourism/heritagetourism/announcement.

 
Posted: 2016-10-10
 

Author Guidelines for full text

 

Author Guidelines

Please see below bibliographic and formatting standards for your submission:

Fulltext

Please follow these guidelines

Do not forget to register, at the top of the text, the journal you wish that we send your paper to, so it's reviewed for a possible publication. You can find the journals that accepted to publish selected papers at the announcement page: https://conferencias.uportu.pt/index.php/heritagetourism/heritagetourism/announcement.

 
Posted: 2016-10-10
 

IFTH16 final program

 
IFTH16 final program at
https://conferencias.uportu.pt/index.php/heritagetourism/heritagetourism/schedConf/program
Welcome to IFTH16 and welcome to OPorto
 
Posted: 2016-09-30
 

IFTH16 final program

 
IFTH16 final program at
https://conferencias.uportu.pt/index.php/heritagetourism/heritagetourism/schedConf/program
 
Posted: 2016-09-30 More...
 

Important dates of IFTH16

 

Dear colleagues authors and co-authors, friends

We are very grateful for your abstracts submission on IFTH16. Our expectations were exceeded and we have a large number of participants. We thank you all. Together we will accomplish our goal to think about a better word, a more sustainable world.

Important Dates of IFTH

Abstract revision: 15 September 2016

Final Program: 30 September 2016

Deadline for full paper submission: 15 November 2016.

Details for full paper submission at:https://conferencias.uportu.pt/index.php/heritagetourism/heritagetourism/about/submissions#authorGuidelines

 
Posted: 2016-09-09
 

Important dates of IFTH16

 

Dear colleagues authors and co-authors, friends

We are very grateful for your abstracts submission on IFTH16. Our expectations were exceeded and we have a large number of participants. We thank you all. Together we will accomplish our goal to think about a better word, a more sustainable world.

Important Dates of IFTH

Abstract revision: 15 September 2016

Final Program: 30 September 2016

Deadline for full paper submission: 15 November 2016.

Details for full paper submission at:https://conferencias.uportu.pt/index.php/heritagetourism/heritagetourism/about/submissions#authorGuidelines

 
Posted: 2016-09-09
 

Important News and Important Dates

 

Dear colleagues authors and co-authors, friends

We are very grateful for your abstracts submission on IFTH16. Our expectations were exceeded and we have a large number of participants. We thank you all. Together we will accomplish our goal to think about a better word, a more sustainable world.

IFTH would be very pleased to say also thank you to our reviewers for the excellent work they are performing. Soon IFTH16 will publish all accepted presentations. Great and more news as soon as possible.

Meanwhile more important Dates of IFTH

Accepted abstracts announcement: 31 July 2016.

Abstract revision: 15 September 2016

Deadline for full paper submission: 15 November 2016.

 

Details for full paper submission at:https://conferencias.uportu.pt/index.php/heritagetourism/heritagetourism/about/submissions#authorGuidelines

 
Posted: 2016-07-25
 

Important News and Important Dates

 

Dear colleagues authors and co-authors, friends

We are very grateful for your abstracts submission on IFTH16. Our expectations were exceeded and we have a large number of participants. We thank you all. Together we will accomplish our goal to think about a better word, a more sustainable world.

IFTH would be very pleased to say also thank you to our reviewers for the excellent work they are performing. Soon IFTH16 will publish all accepted presentations. Great and more news as soon as possible.

Meanwhile more important Dates of IFTH

Accepted abstracts announcement: 31 July 2016.

Abstract revision: 15 September 2016

Deadline for full paper submission: 15 November 2016.

 

Details for full paper submission at:

https://conferencias.uportu.pt/index.php/heritagetourism/heritagetourism/about/submissions#authorGuidelines
 
Posted: 2016-07-25
 

New deadline for abstract submission

 

Dear colleagues authors and co-authors, friends

After several requests, we decided to extend the deadline for submitting the abstracts for IFTH 16 until July 15th, so that all authors have the opportunity to submit their work.

 

Waiting forward to see you at IFTH 16 at Oporto.

 

Best regards

 
Posted: 2016-06-30
 

NEW PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES: IFTH16

 
The prestigious journal Revista de Investigación en Ciencias Contables y Administrativas - University Michoacana of San Nicolás de Hidalgo - School of Accounting and administrative Sciences - Mexico. Collaborates with IFTH16. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted., The Best Papers of IFTH16 (after double blind reviewew) will be invited for submission through a fast track for further revisions by the journal Board. The chosen paper must meet all journal standards.
Website: http://ricca.umich.mx/index.php/ricca
WebsitePUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES: IFTH16https://conferencias.uportu.pt/…/h…/about/editorialPolicies…
 
Posted: 2016-06-23
 

NEW PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES: IFTH16

 
The prestigious journal Revista de Gestión Empresarial y Sustentabilidad. - University Michoacana of San Nicolás de Hidalgo - School of Accounting and administrative Sciences - Mexico. Collaborates with IFTH16. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted., The Best Papers of IFTH16 (after double blind reviewew) will be invited for submission through a fast track for further revisions by the journal Board. The chosen paper must meet all journal standards.
Website: http://rges.umich.mx/index.php/rges/index
Website PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITIES: IFTH16:https://conferencias.uportu.pt/…/h…/about/editorialPolicies…
 
Posted: 2016-06-23
 

journal The European Journal of Tourism Research (EJTR)

 
The prestigious journal The European Journal of Tourism Research (EJTR), indexed in SCOPUS. Collaborates with IFTH16, The Best Papers of IFTH16 (after double blind reviewew) will be invited for submission through a fast track for further revisions by the journal Board. The chosen paper must meet all journal standards.
Website: http://ejtr.vumk.eu/
Website: https://conferencias.uportu.pt/…/heritageto…/heritagetourism
 
Posted: 2016-06-23
 

Enligtening Tourism

 
The prestigious journal Enligtening Tourism. A pathmaking Journal (ET), indexed in ( see website:http://www.uhu.es/publicaciones/ojs/index.php/et/index). Collaborates with IFTH16, The Best Papers of IFTH16 (after double blind reviewew) will be invited for submission through a fast track for further revisions by the journal Board. The chosen paper must meet all journal standards.
Website: http://www.uhu.es/publicaciones/ojs/index.php/et/index
Website: https://conferencias.uportu.pt/…/heritageto…/heritagetourism
 
Posted: 2016-06-23
 

journal Tourism and Hospitality Internacional Journal (THIJ)

 
The prestigious journal Tourism and Hospitality Internacional Journal (THIJ), indexed in EBSCO, SCIELO, DIALNET, CIRET, SCIRUS, GetCITED e CAPES. Collaborates with IFTH16, The Best Papers of IFTH16 (after double blind reviewew) will be invited for submission through a fast track for further revisions by the journal Board. The chosen paper must meet all journal standards.
Website: http://www.isce-turismo.com/revista-cientifica/apresentacao
Website: https://conferencias.uportu.pt/…/heritageto…/heritagetourism
 
Posted: 2016-06-23
 

The prestigious journal Revista Portuguesa de Estudos Regionais (RPER)

 
The prestigious journal Revista Portuguesa de Estudos Regionais (RPER), indexed in EconLit, WebQualis & SCOPUS. Collaborates with IFTH16, The Best Papers of IFTH16 (after double blind reviewew) will be invited for submission through a fast track for further revisions by the journal Board. The chosen paper must meet all journal standards.
Website: http://www.apdr.pt/siterper/
Website: https://conferencias.uportu.pt/…/heritageto…/heritagetourism
 
Posted: 2016-06-23
 

Abstract submission and important dates

 

The Forum will provide presentations on these sub-themes:

T1. Water, landscape, tangible and intangible heritage

T2. Water, tourism and hospitality

T3. Water resources, territorial management, economic and social impact

T4. Ecological tours

T5. Health and Wellness Tourism, Thermalism, Thalassotherapy and Spa

T6. Water and environmental sustainability: education and communication

 

Important Dates

Abstract submission – June, 30

Notification of accepted abstracts – July, 31

Final Papers submission – November, 15

Formatting and submission guidelines

Please fill in the pre-registration form at https://conferencias.uportu.pt/index.php/heritagetourism/heritagetourism.

  1. Submissions must be in Word or RTF format.
  2. The proposals will be evaluated by a two-round double-blind review (first the abstract, second the full paper).
  3. The abstracts should be 300-500 words of length.
  4. Maximum of two (2) proposals, either as an author or a co-author, may be submitted.

The working languages of the Conference are English, Spanish and Portuguese, however, abstracts in Portuguese or in Spanish should include a version in English.

 
Posted: 2016-06-03
 

Our guest speakers

 

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

The Tourism, Heritage and Culture Department, of Portucalense University is pleased to introduce our guest speakers at the International Forum on Tourism and Heritage 2016 (IFTH16):

Professor Alfonso Vargas Sanchez

Professor Maria Isabel del Val Valdivieso

Professor José Alvarez Garcia

Professor Pedro Dias

Tourism, Heritage and Culture Department
 
Posted: 2016-05-31
 

IFTH16 is open for registration!

 

At IFTH16 authors attend the conference in person to present papers and share ideas. If authors are unable to attend the IFTH16 and present their papers in person, please contact the track organizers by email and you will be invited to present by video conference.

T1. Water, landscape, tangible and intangible heritage

waltih@upt.pt

T2. Water, tourism and hospitality

wath@upt.pt

T3. Water resources, territorial management, economic and social impact

watermesi@upt.pt

T4. Ecological tours

et@upt.pt

T5. Health and wellness tourism, thermalism, thalassotherapy and spa

Hw3ts@upt.pt

T6. Water and environmental sustainability: education and communication

wesec@upt.pt

 
Posted: 2016-05-23 More...
 

How to submit an abstract

 

Dear participants, to submit an abstract, you should follow the steps below:

Please fill in the pre-registration form at https://conferencias.uportu.pt/index.php/heritagetourism/heritagetourism.

Log in / Submission / choose the track / upload abstract / finish.

Submissions must be in Word or RTF format.

The proposals will be evaluated by a two-round double-blind review (first the abstract, second the full paper).

The abstracts should be 300-500 words of length.

Maximum of two (2) proposals, either as an author or a co-author, may be submitted.

Author registration is open from 30 of April 2016.

Deadline for abstract submission: 30 June 2016.

Deadline for full paper submission: 30 October 2016.

The maximum length of the paper should be within 5000 - 8000 words.
 
Posted: 2016-05-13 More...
 

Publication opportunities

 

The papers accepted from the conference proceedings could be submitted to the following publications:



Revista Portuguesa de Estudos Regionais (RPER). Only papers written in English are accepted.

http://www.apdr.pt/siterper/

 

Enligtening Tourism. A pathmaking Journal (ET). Only papers written in English are accepted.

http://www.uhu.es/publicaciones/ojs/index.php/et/index

 

European Journal of Tourism Research. Only papers written in English are accepted.

http://ejtr.vumk.eu/index.php/about

 

Tourism and Hospitality Internacional Journal (THIJ). Papers written in English, Portuguese and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.isce-turismo.com/revista-cientifica/apresentacao

 

Revista RAITES. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.raites.org.mx/revista/index.php/Raites

 

Journal of Applied Research Review 'B. Economics Business and Education (JARR 'B). Only papers written in English are accepted.

http://journal.teipir.gr/index.php/economy

 

Revista Ibero-Americana de Estratégia (Iberoamerican Journal of Strategic Management). Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.revistaiberoamericana.org/ojs/index.php/ibero

 

Revista de Gestão e Sustentabilidade. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

www.revistageas.org.br

 

PODIUM Sport, Leisure and Tourism Review. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.podiumreview.org.br/ojs/index.php/rgesporte

 

Revista Gestão e Secretariado – GESEC. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.revistagesec.org.br/secretariado#.Vynd-FWLSUk

 

Yura: Relaciones Internacionales. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted. ​

http://world_business.espe.edu.ec/

 

Revista Eletrônica de Estratégia e Negócios – REEN. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

http://www.portaldeperiodicos.unisul.br/index.php/EeN/index

 
Posted: 2016-05-09
 

IFTH16 is open for registration!

 

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

 

The Tourism, Heritage and Culture Department, of Portucalense University, in Porto, Portugal, is pleased to announce that the First International Forum on Tourism and Heritage 2016 (IFTH16) to be held on 5 - 7 of December, 2016, is Open for registration! Thank you very much for your collaboration. It has been a pleasure working with you! Without you this Forum wouldn’t be possible.

The official languages of this Forum are English, Spanish and Portuguese.

Important dates

Abstract submission – June, 30

Notification of accepted abstracts – July, 31

Program (available online) – April, 30

Forum registration – April, 30 – November, 30

Final Papers submission – October,30

 

Publication opportunities

The papers accepted from the conference proceedings could be submitted to the following publications:

Revista Portuguesa de Estudos Regionais (RPER). Only papers written in English are accepted.

Enligtening Tourism. A pathmaking Journal (ET). Only papers written in English are accepted.

European Journal of Tourism Research. Only papers written in English are accepted.

Tourism and Hospitality Internacional Journal (THIJ). Papers written in English, Portuguese and Spanish are accepted.

Revista RAITES. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

Journal of Applied Research Review 'B. Economics Business and Education (JARR 'B)Only papers written in English are accepted.

Revista Ibero-Americana de Estratégia (Iberoamerican Journal of Strategic Management). Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

PODIUM Sport, Leisure and Tourism Review. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

Revista Gestão e Secretariado – GESEC. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

Revista Eletrônica de Estratégia e Negócios – REEN. Papers written in English and Spanish are accepted.

 

Best regards

The Tourism, Heritage and Culture Department

 
Posted: 2016-04-29
 

Call for papers

 

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

The Tourism, Heritage and Culture Department, of Portucalense University, in Porto, Portugal, is pleased to invite the international academy to contribute to the First International Forum on Tourism and Heritage 2016 (IFTH16) to be held on 5 - 7 of December, 2016.

Dates and Deadlines

Abstract submission – June, 30

Notification of accepted abstracts – July, 31

Program (available online) – April, 30

Forum registration – April, 30 – November, 30

Final Papers submission – October,30

 

Tourism, Heritage and Culture Department
 
Posted: 2016-04-06
 


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