Culture, Sustainability, and Place:
Innovative Approaches for Tourism Development

11 to 13 October 2017
Ponta Delgada, São Miguel Island, Azores, Portugal

Organizing Partners


Centre for Social Studies (Centro de Estudos Sociais - CES), University of Coimbra, Portugal
Lead: Dr. Nancy Duxbury - Cities, Cultures and Architecture Research Group
Thompson Rivers University, Canada
Lead: Dr. Kathleen Scherf - Tourism Management and Communication
Azores Tourism Observatory (Observatório do Turismo dos Açores), Portugal
Executive Chairman: Prof. Carlos Santos
University of the Azores (Universidade dos Açores), Portugal
Lead: Isabel Soares de Albergaria – Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities