International Tourism and Hospitality Management Congress (ITHMC) will provide a unique forum for attendees from academia, industry, government, and other organizations to actively exchange, share, and challenge state of the art research and industrial case studies 

Main Themes

  • Protected Areas and Tourism
  • Urban Tourism and Cultural Heritage
  • GIS Applications in Tourism
  • Hospitality, tourism management and marketing 
  • Destination marketing and management 
  • Sustainable tourism 
  • Tourism and environment 
  • Tourism planning and regional development 
  • Entrepreneurship in Tourism and Hospitality
  • Gastronomic Tourism
  • New types of Tourism (Dark/ Grief Tourism, Event Tourism, Film Tourism etc.)
  • Animation in Tourism
  • Hunting Tourism


Sub Themes

  • Climate change and tourism
  • Community involvement in tourism development
  • Consumer behavior in hospitality and tourism
  • Crisis and tourism
  • Destination marketing and management
  • Distribution systems and distribution strategies
  • Education and training in tourism and hospitality
  • Electronic marketing and e-commerce
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Equality, gender and diversity issues in tourism organizations
  • Ethical concerns in marketing and management
  • Financial management
  • Food service marketing and management
  • Future trends in the hospitality and tourism marketing and management
  • GIS applications in tourism
  • Health and wellness tourism
  • Hospitality and tourism information systems
  • Hospitality and tourism management
  • Hospitality and tourism marketing
  • Hospitality and tourism operations
  • Hospitality and tourism product development and management
  • Human resource strategies and operations for tourism and hospitality industry
  • Human resources
  • International issues and cross-cultural research
  • New theoretical perspectives on human resource management
  • Niche tourism
  • Operational management
  • Organizational buying behavior
  • Organizational theory and tourism research
  • Protected areas and tourism,
  • Research and innovations in hospitality marketing and management
  • Small and medium-sized enterprises in tourism and hospitality
  • Special interest tourism marketing and management
  • Sustainable tourism
  • Technology and competitiveness
  • Technology and management
  • Tourism and environment
  • Tourism and urban planning
  • Tourism planning and regional development
  • Types of tourism and sustainability
  • Urban tourism and cultural heritage

5th International Tourism and Hospitality Management Congress

Sponsors / Partners

   CODE : 066TKM19
Turkish Airlines is the Official Airline of the International Tourism and Hospitality Management Congress (ITHMC) and special discounts are offered on certain booking classes. In order to proceed with the online booking tool for Turkish Conventions please visit the Turkish Conventions website and use the event code “066TKM19” under delegate section.