Events

CinTurs organise and collaborate in the organisation of conferences, seminars and short courses.

  • Conferences, mostly international, that promote and disseminate academic research and results on the key topics and areas of the Research Centre. Examples include:

In 2016, and in preparation for 2018, the 'Tourism & Management Studies International Conference' a reference conference in Tourism;

In 2016, and in preparation for 2019, the 'International Conference on Tourism & History';

In 2013, the '13th Biennial Conference of the International Academy for the Study of Tourism "Tourism in Changing Times-West meets East", that brought Algarve the most important experts and researchers in tourism worldwide.

 
  • Seminars, most with external, generally international guests, and open to the public, aiming to provide a formal presentation and discussion of recent research by scholar’s researchers and students.

Some of the key topics recently discussed in our seminar include: Nature tourism; Tourism & residents' quality of life; Tourism projects & investment decision making; Culture & tourism development; Hospitality & sharing economy; Spatial aspects of tourism demand modelling; Tourism & psychology; Tourism & local development; Measuring economic impacts of tourism.

 
  • Short courses, organised in a straight connection with the region, open to researchers, students and external stakeholders.

Some important topics addressed: Accessible Tourism: Urban & Architectural aspects (4 editions); Law & Coastal Management; Introduction & Techniques to Spatial Modelling.