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TEM Conference on tourism and local development of the Alpine region

DATE
26TH - 27TH JUNE 2017

LOCATION
UNIVERSITY OF AOSTA VALLEY

LANGUAGE
English

The TEM conference represents the kick-off event of the EU ALCOTRA project and aims at gathering together scientists coming from different fields such as economics and marketing in order to discuss tourism related topics and their economic impact in mountain regions. Scholars interested in the event are invited to submit an abstract to tem@univda.it

GENERAL INFORMATION

During the second day of conference, a technical visit to Skyway is scheduled and organized as follows:

  • 7/8 minutes by cable car from Pontal, Courmayeur (1300 mt) to Pavillon du Mont-Fréty(2173 mt)
  • Lunch at Pavillon (2173 mt)
  • Closing ceremony of the Conference
  • Technical visit: 7/8 minutes by cable car from Pavillon du Mont-Fréty (2173 mt) to Punta Helbronner (3466 mt) where it is possible to admire the surroundings from a 360° degrees terrace. It is recommended to have a jumper, sport shoes and depending on the weather even a wind-stopper. After the visit to Punta Helbronner, the same itinerary will be made backwards.

For further information please visit the following link

PLACES OF INTEREST CLOSE TO COURMAYEUR

Thermal baths in Pré Saint Didier

Mont Blanc, 4810 mt

The Alpine Museum ``Duca degli Abruzzi``

IMPORTANT DEADLINES

  • Abstract submission deadline: May, 4th 2017
  • Abstract acceptance and notification: May, 10th 2017
  • Full paper submission deadline: June, 1st 2017

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Melville Saayman

North West University South Africa

Future trends shaping the winter and summer tourism in mountain regions

Andrea Saayman

North West University South Africa

Future trends shaping the winter and summer tourism in mountain regions

PROGRAMME

conference