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3rd Tourism Outlook Conference

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Conference Theme
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The 3rd Tourism Outlook Conference and Global Event Congress in conjunction with Visit Malaysia Year 2007, is jointly organized by the Faculty of Hotel and Tourism Management, the Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying at the Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Malaysia, and School of Tourism, at the University of Queensland, Australia.



Conference Themes:


Heritage & Tourism : Alliances & Network Relationships, Event Management & Event Tourism


The tourism sector is now facing the challenges of globalization and world crisis that brought about the formulation of cooperative strategies, collaboration, partnerships and alliances between the components of the tourism sectors. This conference aims to bring together heritage, event and tourism organizations in determining various areas in the development of alliances and building network relationships for the future of the tourism industry. International and local prominent speakers will be invited to deliver keynote addresses during the conference.

The Global Events Congress is the premier international meeting for discussing the different perspectives and the various contexts of events. This meeting brings together representatives from academia, government, industry and professional associations to discuss current issues and trends, teaching and learning methods, and developments for the future.


The joint conference will take place over three days and includes a combination of plenary and break-out sessions devoted to research issues on the suggested (and related) topics. We to invite authors to submit either an abstract or a full paper in the following areas:

  • Heritage in the Built Environment
  • Rural & Urban Tourism
  • Strategic Management in Heritage, Hospitality & Tourism 
  • Marketing in Heritage, Hospitality & Tourism 
  • Gastronomic Heritage
  • Planning and Development
  • Policies in Heritage & Tourism 
  • Tourism Education
  • Event Management
  • Event Tourism
  • Cultural Events
  • Event Risk Management
  • Event Sponsorship
  • Event Economics
  • Corporate Events and Hospitality
  • Case Studies
  • Other topics related to alliances and network relationships in tourism.
  • Other topics related to event management and event tourism
  • Jointly organised by:
    Faculty of Hotel and Tourism Management
    Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying
    Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM) and
    University of Queensland, Australia
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