Call for Participation

10th International Student Conference in Tourism Research 2023

15-16 May 2023

IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems, Austria

Download the final ISCONTOUR 2023 Programme

We cordially invite you to submit your research paper to the 10th International Student Conference in Tourism Research.

Research papers are invited from the widest spectrum of the below mentioned topics by students and graduates of Bachelor-, Master and Doctoral Degree programmes. Submitted papers must be based on approved Bachelor- or Master-Theses which were submitted between 2020 and 2022, or evaluated seminar papers handed-in between 2020 and 2022.

Topics to be covered at the conference include but are not limited to:

  • Marketing and Management
  • Destination Management
  • Family Businesses in Tourism
  • Tourism Product Development & Sustainability
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Financing and Budgeting
  • Human Resource Management


ISCONTOUR offers students and graduates a unique platform to present their research and to establish a mutual knowledge transfer and networking forum for attendees from academia, industry, government and other organisations.

The targeted audiences include international students, graduates, teachers and lecturers from the field of tourism and leisure management as well as practitioners and anyone interested in tourism and travel.

Important Dates:

  • Paper submission deadline: 8 January 2023extended to 5 February 2023
  • Reviewers‘ feedback: by 29 January 2023 – by 26 February 2023
  • Submission date for revised paper: 28 February 2023 – 26 March 2023
  • Early bird conference registration closes: 30 April 2023
  • Conference registration closes: 8 May 2023
  • Conference dates: 15-16 May 2023

The best three submitted papers in each category will be awarded!

  • Best ISCONTOUR 2023 Research Paper
  • Best ISCONTOUR 2023 ICT-related Research Paper (sponsored by incert)

The awardees of the best three research papers will be rewarded during the conference.

Paper Submission Guidelines

Papers must comprise 12 pages and should be innovative in order to advance the body of knowledge of the related fields. All submissions will be evaluated for novelty, significance and soundness by an international scientific review committee. The Conference Proceedings (in print) will include all accepted papers.

For the paper submission please follow the Author Guidelines carefully.