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2nd TEM Conference on Local development Innovation, tourism and place branding

LOCATION
Forte di Bard, Bard, Aosta Valley (Italy).

DATE
7TH - 8TH JUNE 2018

LANGUAGE
ENGLISH

The University of Aosta Valley and the University of Savoie Mont Blanc are pleased to announce the second TEM Conference on local development: innovation, tourism and place branding.
The event, organised by the Transborder centre on Tourism and Mountain Economies (TEM),aims at gathering together scientists coming from different fields such as economics, marketing,business administration, and law.

CONFERENCE THEMES

Sustainable innovation: transport, mobility and sharing economy
LANDSCAPE, CLIMATE CHANGE, WILDLIFE INTERACTION AND LOCAL ADAPTATION IN TOURISM
PLACE BRANDING AND
DESTINATION MANAGEMENT
LEGISLATION FOR
SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION
CIRCULAR ECONOMY AND PROMOTION OF TERRITORIES
HEALTH CARE, TECHNOLOGY AND RESCUE IN EXTREME AND WILD AREAS
GASTRONOMY, WELLNESS
AND CULTURE
BIG DATA FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND INNOVATION
CULTURAL ITINERARIES: RESEARCH AND INNOVATION
HERITAGE AND INNOVATION, RESILIENCE AND COMPETITIVENESS IN MOUNTAIN REGIONS
COOPERATION STRATEGY, MULTI-LEVEL GOVERNANCE, PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP AND SMART SPECIALIZATION
ADVENTURE TOURISM AND WATER SPORTS: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Mihalis Kavaratzis

University of Leicester, School of Business

T C Melewar

Business School, Middlesex University, London

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

Submit your abstract by April 15th 2018 at the following link:

The selected abstracts will be notified to the authors by April 27th.

DEADLINE EXTENSION

The deadline for abstract submission has been extended to the 18th May 2018.
Selected abstracts will be notified by the 21st May 2018.

REGISTRATION

The participation to the conference is free but meals and accommodation are excluded. Conference registration deadline: May 30th.

Conference meals packages:

  • Full conference (incl. welcome coffee, 2 coffee breaks, 2 lunches and 1 gala dinner): €180
  • Full conference, accompanying person (same proposal): €160
  • Day 1 only (incl. welcome coffee, 1 coffee break, 1 lunch and 1 gala dinner): €120
  • Day 2 only (1 coffee break, 1 lunch, technical visit): €80

CONFERENCE VENUE

All sessions will take place at Forte di Bard, one of the best examples of early 1800 military stronghold.

PROGRAMME

ACCOMMODATION – SUGGESTED HOTELS

HOTEL AD GALLIAS
4*

0.5 km from the conference avenue. Booking can be made by email (info@hoteladgallias.com) or by phone (+39 0125 80 98 78). Special fares for registered participants (Ref. TEM 2018) are the following. Per night fares (breakfast included): Double for single use/Double room: €90/120 (standard room), €120/140 (superior room) and €150/180 (deluxe room).

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HOTEL STENDHAL
3*

0.1 km from the conference avenue. Booking can be made by email (hotel.stendhal.bard@gmail.com) or by phone (+39 347 1623055). Special fares for registered participants (Ref. TEM 2018) are the following. Per night fares (breakfast included): Double for single use/Double room: €55/80 (standard room).

WEBSITE

HOTEL CRABUN
3*

4.0 km from the conference avenue. Booking can be made by email (info@crabunhotel.it) or by phone (+39 0125 806069). Special fares for registered participants (Ref. TEM 2018) are the following. Per night fares (breakfast included): Double for single use/Double room: €59/79 (standard room).

WEBSITE

HOTEL CAVOUR ET DES OFFICIERS
3*

Located in the Fortress of Bard with sophisticated rooms which replace the ancient part dedicated to barracks, officer’s and women’s accommodations. Bookings and more info can be asked by e-mail (hotelcavour@fortedibard.it) or by phone from 9:00 to 17:00 (+39 0125 833886)

WEBSITE

Local Organizing Committee

Marco Alderighi
Carlo Maria Bajetta
Gianluigi Gorla
Chiara Mauri
Sophie Domaine
Christophe Feder
Marcello Joly
Consuelo R. Nava
Chiara Salvemini
Elena Irina Ungureanu

Scientific Committee

Marco Alderighi (Università della Valle d’Aosta)
Eric Brunat (Université Savoie-Mont Blanc)
Bruno Dallago (Trento University)
Raphaël Dornier (Université Savoie-Mont Blanc)
Xavier Font (Surrey University)
Isabelle Frochot (Université Savoie-Mont Blanc)
Gioacchino Garofoli (Varese University)
Kljubica Knezevic (Ljubljana University)
Erick Leroux (Université de Paris 13)
Lucia Marchegiani (Rome Tre University)
Chiara Mauri (Università della Valle d’Aosta)
Michele Vellano (Università della Valle d’Aosta)

Info Themes Abstract submission Registration Venue Programme Accomodation Committee