#StrathmoreUniversity the venue for 3rd African Conference on Sustainable Tourism

3RD #ACOST SCHEDULED FOR 31ST OCTOBER TO 02ND NOVEMBER AT STRATHMORE UNIVERSITY IN #NAIROBI

(Posted 01st August 2018)

Strathmore University School of Tourism and Hospitality in collaboration with African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (AFEW)-Kenya welcome you once again to the 3rd ACoST bringing together academia, trade professionals, students and other industry experts for a unique learning, development and networking opportunity focusing on

Tourism for Sustainable Development

You are welcome to present academic papers in areas related to the following themes:
Theme 1: Community and conservation
Theme 2: Tourism and rural development
Theme 3: Policy and governance on sustainable tourism
Theme 4: Trends and innovations in sustainable tourism
Theme 5: Tourism and human capital development
Special track: Industry best practice in conservancy management
Industry best practice in sustainable business

Conference Dates: 31st October – 2nd November 2018
Venue: Strathmore University, Nairobi, KenyaKEY DATES:

  • Deadline for submission of abstract – August 15, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance of abstracts – August 30, 2018
  • Full paper submission – September 15, 2018
  • Deadline early bird registration – August 20, 2018

Fellowships and publication of papersThe ACoST has received funding to sponsor fellowships that will be offered on merit.
Papers will be published in the "African Journal of Sustainable Tourism – A Strathmore University Journal".

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

  • The abstract should not exceed 350 words and must be submitted in Word document: 1.5 spacing, font Times New Roman, size 12
  • Maximum 5 keywords
  • Include the title of study, background, methodology, findings, recommendation and conclusion
  • Indicate the theme track that suits your paper
  • Include the name of the author, co-author and affiliation
  • For students, indicate if PhD or Master’s

Submit an electronic copy to acost

CONFERENCE FEE:
Includes conference materials, snacks and lunch for two days, Gala dinner and outing to on the last day.

Foreign (USD) East Africa (KES)
Early Bird Full Conference 250 10,000
Regular Full Conference 300 15,000
Student Rate 150 5,000

REGISTRATION:

  • To register please send email to acost
  • For more details, please contact Regina Kithuka at rkithuka or David Chiawo at dchiawo
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