Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality, International Conference

Preservation, Presentation, Promotion, Profit and Purpose

The Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality, International Conference is an initiative of Frank Go (I.M., emeritus professor Tourism Management at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University) and Karin Elgin-Nijhuis.

HTHIC is organised by Elgin & Co. in partnership with colleagues from academia, destinations and heritage and tourism organisations.

The conference focuses on the leading question “How can tourism destinations succeed in attracting tourists while simultaneously engaging all stakeholders in contributing to the preservation of natural and cultural heritage?” and offer a unique forum for researchers, practitioners and policy makers to exchange knowledge and experience. Visit the HTHIC and HTHIC Archives  webpages for more detailed information.

Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality,
International Conference 2020
HTHIC2020

Living Heritage and Sustainable Tourism
Mendrisio, Switzerland, 6-8 April 2020

Preservation, Presentation, Promotion and Profit – Research Agendas
Best Practices and Hospitable Partnerships in Tourism

Photo: Mendrisio, Switzerland | Source: Switzerland Tourism

Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality,
International Conference 2017
HTHIC2017

Narratives for a World in Transition
Pori, Finland, 27-29 September 2017

Preservation, Presentation, Promotion and Profit – Research

Photo: Pori, Finland | Source: Pori Tourist Board

Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality,
International Conference 2015
HTHIC2015

Heritage Meets Innovation
Pori, Finland, 27-29 September 2017

Preservation, Presentation, Promotion and Profit – Research Agendas, Best Practices and Hospitable Partnerships in Tourism

Photo: Amsterdam | Source: unknown 

Image of elephants in SriLanka

Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality,
International Conference 2014
HTHIC2014

A Heritage of Hospitality and Hospitality for Heritage
Istanbul, Turkey, 6-8 November 2014

Preservation, Promotion and Profit – Research Agendas
Best Practices and Partnerships in Tourism

Photo: Istanbul | Karin Elgin-Nijhuis