TOURAVEL '16 / III. Tourism, Travel And Leisure Studies Conference

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June 30, 2016 to July 2, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Local History, Management and Leadership Studies

DAKAM's TOURAVEL '16 / III. Tourism, Travel And Leisure Studies Conference invites scholars and researchers from different fields to discuss the studies on travel and tourism in the contemporary world from different and interdisciplinary perspectives. TOURAVEL '16 will be held in Istanbul on June 30-July 2, 2016.


Republic of Turkey Ministry of Culture and Tourism:

Greening Hotels Project:

ICVB: Istanbul Convention & Visitors Buraeu

TUROB: Touristic Hotels & Investors Association:

TURSAB: Association of Turkish Travel Agencies:

TUYED: Association of Tourism Writers & Journalists:




All submitted papers are subject to double blind peer review. Conference proceedings are going to be available on DVD as e-book and DAKAM's digital library  with an ISBN number before the conference and will be sent to be reviewed for inclusion in the "Thomson & Reuters Web of Science's Conference Proceedings Citation Index" (CPCI) and Google Scholars.



Culture and Heritage

Food and Tourism

Health, Safety and Security Issues for Tourism Industry

Tourism and Economic Development

Travel Studies

New Tourism Trends

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The conference will be held at Cezayir Meeting Halls:

Cezayir building was built in 1901 as a school by the Italian Workers' Society. The building, with its 2005 renovation, has been transformed into a landmark establishment serving under the Cezayir Garden, Cezayir Lounge and Cezayir Rooms brands on its three floors. Housing a restaurant, a lounge, a bar and meeting rooms as well as providing a wide range of cultural events in its halls.


The scientific committee consists of significant scholars,

Prof. Dr. Irfan ARIKAN / FH Krems University of Applied Sciences Krems, Austria

Prof. Dr. Mehmet ERKAN / Istanbul University, Institute of Social Sciences, Tourism Administration

Prof. Dr. Necdet HACIOGLU / Balıkesir University

Prof. Dr. Tuncay NEYISCI / Akdeniz University

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Orhan AKOVA / Istanbul University

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Duriye BOZOK / Balıkesir University

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Baris ERDEM / Balıkesir University

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rifat KAMASAK / Yeditepe University

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hatice Guclu NERGIZ / Kocaeli University

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ferah OZKOK / Çanakkale 18 Mart University

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nilufer Sahin PERCIN / Nevsehir Hacı Bektas Veli University

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet SARIISIK / Sakarya University, Institute of Social Sciences, Tourism Management

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ekrem TUFAN / Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University

Assist. Prof. Dr. Gurel CETİN / Istanbul University

Assist. Prof. Dr. Sehnaz DEMİRKOL / Istanbul University

Assist. Prof. Dr. Aziz Gokhan OZKOC / Nevsehir Hacı Bektas Veli University

Assist. Prof. Dr. Murat YUCELEN / Yeditepe University


Ferhat Ilker UNSEVER (Tourism Law)

Nilufer AGCAKISLA (Shangri-La Bosphorus HOTEL)


You can submit your abstract by entering the online registration system  EASYCHAIR at

You will receive a reply to your proposal within three weeks following a double-blind review process.