2024 Regional Transformation by Tourism in Georgia

Call for Papers

2024 Regional Transformation by Tourism
Renovation and Reforms Triggered by Tourism: Case of Georgia

Organized    by    the    EIREST - University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne & Caucasus University - School of Tourism
With the support of: UNWTO, UNECE, Georgian Embassy in France.

Date: May 30th, 2024    Venue: Paris, France


The International Academic, Scientific & Tourism Actors Conference on Renovation, Urbanization and Reforms Triggered by Tourism-Case of Georgia is the opportunity to learn from and build upon city Batumi's success story in positive urban policies and tourism, ultimately benefiting to your own region in Eastern Europe or in West-Central Asia, etc. through knowledge transfer, scientific research, and the implementation of the effective strategies for sustainable tourism development and destination management.

The tourism industry with its broadest sense creates a vast spectrum for development, renovation and transformation for the better achievements on the regional, state and international levels. Reforms are the leading way for creating the success stories of regional advancement. Accordingly, correlation between progress, transformation and tourism is the captivating issue to be deeply researched by scientific groups.

Deadlines :
Abstract submissions: January 30th, 2024
Notification of acceptance and referees’ comments to be sent to the authors: on the flow, no later than February 15th, 2024
Submissions of full papers (up to ten/fifteen pages) for inclusion in the conference proceedings: April 15th, 2024
Registration: May 15th, 2024

Participation at the conference is free of charge. Registration is mandatory according to the capacity constraints.

Abstract Submission
Please submit an abstract of up to 1,000 words by registering both at PhD Candidate Nino Jintcharadze  & Dr. Diko Kopaleishvili

Download the detailed information Call for Papers here below

Scientific Committee

Chair:    Prof. Maria Gravari-Barbas, Dr. Jean M. Chapuis, PhD. Diko Kopaleishvili (Dean of Caucasus University Tourism School), Ketevan Karbaia (Director of International Relations Department, Caucasus University).


Jacinthe Bessière (Université de Toulouse Jean Jaurès)
Caroline Blondy (Université de La Rochelle)
Laurent BOTTI, IAE (Université de Perpignan Via Domitia)
Linda Boukhris (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
Jean Michel Chapuis (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
Francesca Cominelli (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
Aurélie Condevaux (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
Sylvie Christofle (Université Côte d’Azur)
Marie Delaplace (Université Gustave Eiffel)
Nathalie Fabry (Université Gustave Eiffel)
Jean-Christophe Gay (Université Côte d’Azur)
Maria Gravari Barbas (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
Sébastien Jacquot (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
Joseph Ngijol (Université de Sorbonne Nouvelle)
Michele Prats, ICOMOS
Jérôme Piriou, UFR ESTHUA Tourisme et Culture et Hospitalité (Université d'Angers)
Sylvain Petit (Université Polytechnique Hauts de France)
Nicolas Peypoch, IAE (Université de Perpignan Via Domitia)
Frédéric Lamantia  (Université Catholique de Lyon)
Frédéric Thomas (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
Sylvain Zeghni (Université Gustave Eiffel)
Giorgi Bregadze (Caucasus University)

Please for more information visite the conference website: 

Call for Paper RTT 2024
(PDF, 183 Ko)