TOURISM AND CULTURAL LANDSCAPES 4TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE IN BUDAPEST

6 days Budapest

TOURISM AND CULTURAL LANDSCAPES 4TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE IN BUDAPEST

The Tourism and Cultural Landscapes 4th International Conference will be organised in the framework of the UNESCO UNITWIN Network “Culture, Tourism, Development” and will be held in Budapest from the 11th to the 16th of June 2016. The theme of the event will be “Tourism and Cultural Landscapes: Towards A Sustainable Approach”. The Conference is supported by the Hungarian National Commission for UNESCO, ICOMOS Hungary, IFITT. Note that the official language of the Conference will be English.

Main scientific topics
  World Heritage and the changing inter-relationship between tangible and intangible
  Landscape and its social, economic, cultural and ecological approaches
  Landscape types (designed, organically evolved and associative cultural landscapes)
and their sustainability and role in tourism
  Planning and managing landscapes including Cultural Ecosystem Services
  Individual and social well-being in relation to cultural tourism
  Innovative technologies applied in travelling
  The role of e-culture in landscape
o  research,
o  presentation (exhibitions, monuments, museums),
o  tourism (organising a tour, cultural routes, holidays),
o  documentation, digitisation,
o  preservation
  Awareness-raising,  training  and  education,  new  tools,  methods,  assessment  and
quality objectives of heritage
  International  policies  and  programmes;  trans-boundary  landscapes;  the  future  of
landscapes

Additional information about the Conference and the call for submission of abstracts can be found here.

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