The Center for Advanced Studies in Tourism - CAST, jointly with the Department of Economics, University of Bologna, is very pleased to welcome you to the 6th IATE Conference in 2017 at the Campus of Rimini.

The IATE - International Association for Tourism Economics is the leading independent global community for the discussion, exchange and development of knowledge in the field of tourism economics. It organizes, every two years, an international conference. Previous editions were held at the University of the Balearic Islands (2007) Chiang Mai University (2009), Bournemouth University (2011), University of Ljubljiana (2013) and Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2015).

The 6th Conference will be held in the days 21, 22 and 23 June 2017 in the premises of the Rimini Campus, University of Bologna. It will be preceded by a PhD workshop, on June the 20th, 2017.

(Header image: Photographic Archive of the Province of Rimini)

We look forward to seeing you in Rimini!

One of the most well-known seaside mass tourism destination at the heart of the Mediterranean area.