Call for Papers

Dear Colleagues,

The Organizing Committee of MTCON’21 Conference cordially invites you to submit abstracts and/or full papers for the Conference on Managing Tourism Across Continents – Tourism for a better World, organized by Turkish Association of Tourism Academics (TUADER), in collaboration with the leading universities on the dates April 1-3, 2021, Turkey.

The MTCON’21 provides an excellent opportunity for the academics and business communities to share cutting-edge research in all areas of tourism. The MTCON’21 Conference is global in nature with the participants from all continents. MTCON’21 is peer-reviewed (double blind) conference. The objective of the conference is to combine the tourism scientists, academics, professionals and graduate students from all around the world and hence discuss new trends and developments in tourism (and all related) fields among the participants from different continents in a multi-cultural scientific environment.

It is well known that sustainability is very crucial concern for all human related activities. Pandemic, global warming, increasing environmental problems, animal and children abuse, population and poverty problems, regional conflicts and wars among nations, immigration from poor countries to wealthy regions, narrowing green areas and lessening forests, deteriorating cultural values are some of them. Thus, the second important objective of this conference is to contribute to more sustainable environment through responsible tourism development, and creating more peaceful international relations as well. As a result, all dimensions of tourism both as business and as human activity are expected to be discussed in this colorful event and all academics are welcome to participate in the intercontinental conference.

Interested academicians and/or professionals are expected to submit their papers for consideration by the Program Committee online at before the dates listed below.


All full papers that are accepted in the conference will be published in the Advances in Managing Tourism Across Continents (with an ISBN number) by University of South Florida M3 Publishing at as open access format. All of the camera-ready approved abstracts will be published in the conference proceedings series by University of South Florida M3 Publishing as open access format. Selected papers especially in the category of Best Paper and Honorable Mention Awards may be invited to publish in the leading international journals in tourism such as Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Technology (SSCI IF=2.796)


The benefits of attending to the MTCON’21; 

  • To network with other professionals
  • To present your research at a truly intercontinental conference
  • To receive feedback on your research from a diverse audience
  • To compete for the Best Paper and Honorable Mention Awards
  • To network with potential employers and employees
  • To have quality publication (book with ISBN)

Deadline of the Abstract or Full Text Submission is March 7th, 2021.

For detailed information MTCON web page:

E-mail: [email protected]

We hope that the conference will provide a great deal of benefits to all colleagues, participants, attendees and guests.

With our best regards,

Prof. Cihan Cobanoglu, PhD
McKibbon Endowed Chair & M3 Center Director
University of South Florida, USA

Prof. Ebru Gunlu Kucukaltan, PhD
Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey