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Register now: Consumer Behavior in Tourism Symposium - Emerging Topics 2023 (CBTS-ET 2023)

We are thrilled to announce the preliminary program for the Consumer Behavior in Tourism Symposium - Emerging Topics 2023. Register now to explore the future of the tourism and hospitality industry and discover the trends that will shape the years to come:


Date: December 7-9, 2023

Location: Virtual event
Zoom access codes will be sent to virtual participants


Program with abstracts pdf

Registration: https://express.converia.de/frontend/index.php?sub=1288

This conference is not your ordinary gathering; it is a forward-looking event that delves into the realms of emerging and niche themes with the potential to revolutionise the tourism and hospitality landscape. Join us as we dive into fascinating discussions, uncovering trends that will gain considerable momentum in the coming years.

Here's a sneak peek of some of the captivating topics that will be covered:

  • Space Tourism: Discover the future of travel beyond our planet and unravel the possibilities and challenges of space tourism.
    Keynote Speaker:
    Raphael A. Roettgen, E2MC Ventures
  • Global Health and Tourism: Discuss the symbiotic relationship between global health and tourism and the implementation of effective health measures to ensure the well-being of travelers and the sustainability of the tourism industry.
    Keynote Speaker:
    Prof. Dr. Lothar H. Wieler, Hasso-Plattner-Institute, Digital Global Public Health
  • Food Tourism and Alternative Nutrition: Explore the evolving dietary preferences and their impact on the tourism and hospitality industry, as we delve into the world of alternative proteins and cultured meat.
    Keynote Speaker:
    Prof. Dr. Francesco La Barbera, University of Napoli Federico II
  • Innovations for Sustainability: Witness groundbreaking innovations that will help the tourism industry achieve its sustainability goals and ensure a greener, more responsible future.
    Keynote Speaker:
    Prof. Dr. Thomas Bausch, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

And many more!



Oct, 1 2023, Preliminary program published

Oct 16 - Nov 15, 2023, Early bird registration

Nov 16 - Nov 22, 2023, Regular registration period

Nov 23 - Dez 6, 2023, Late registration period

Nov 25, 2023, Final program published

Dec 7-9, 2023, CBTS-ET 2023 virtual event



(October 16 – November 15, 2023):
Online participants: 60,00 Euro

(November 16 - November 22, 2023):
Online Participants: 120,00 Euro

(November 23 - December 6, 2023):
Online Participants: 180,00 Euro

CURRENCY: All registration fees are due in EURO.


Access to all conference sessions (plenary, concurrent, workshops, PhD session, round table, meetings, special interest groups), abstracts (PDF), conference participation certificate.

All communication related to the conference's registration and logistics need to be addressed to the symposium secretariat cbtsuni-trierde.