CFP: Tourism and Gastronomy Heritage – Barcelona, 16-20 June 2014 – 3rd UNESCO UNITWIN Network Culture, Tourism and Development

2nd Call for Papers – TOURISM AND GASTRONOMY HERITAGE: FOODSCAPES, CULINARY AND GASTRONOMY DESTINATIONS – 3rd UNESCO UNITWIN Network Culture, Tourism and Development – Barcelona, Catalonia/Spain, 16-20 June 2014.
Organized by UNESCO Chair Culture, Tourism, Development and its UNITWIN Network, IREST – Université de Paris 1 Panthéón Sorbonne & Universitat de Barcelona
With the support of Generalitat – Catalonia Government, Barcelona Tourism Board and European Comission
Under the auspices of UNESCO

• 31 th January: Second Deadline for abstracts submission
• 28th February: Answers to authors of second selected abstracts
• Late April 2014: Third round: conference program and scientific excursion
• June 1, 2014: Deadline for definitive texts submission.
• June 16, 2014: Opening of the conference
• June 16-18, 2014: Academic sessions
• June 19, 2014:
Option A – Visit to Terres de l’Ebre, UNESCO Biosphere reserve and EU EDEN destination
Option B – Barcelona Gourmet Tour
• June 20, 2014: Meeting for members of UNITWIN UNESCO Network “Culture, Tourism, Development”
• October 31, 2014. Proceedings edition. 

Organizing and Scientific Committees (see detailed list of World experts in tourism and gastronomy)
• President of the Organizing Committe – Hble Cons. Josep M. Pelegri, Minister of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries, Food and Environment, Generalitat – Government of Catalonia / President of the Mediterranean Diet Foundation
• Chairman – Dr Jordi Tresserras, Universitat de Barcelona
• President of the Scientific Committe – Dr  Maria Gravari Barbas, IREST, Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne / Director of the UNESCO Chair Culture, Tourism, Development
• Dr Carlos Fernandes (Instituto Politecnico de Viana do Castelo / ATLAS Gastronomy Tourism Research Group, Portugal)
• Mr Jose Manuel Iglesias (Fundación Arte y Gastronomia / World Gastronomy Institute, Spain)
• Dr Donna J. Keren (NYC & Company / Columbia University, NYC, USA)
• Dr Antonio Montecinos (CEHAGO, Mexico)
• Dr Sidney Cheung (Chinese University of Hong Kong, China)

Abstract submission

Abstracts of proposed academic or practice presentations should be sent to Jordi Tresserras  by January 31th 2014. Abstracts should be a maximum of 1000 words, and should describe the authors, content, aims and approach of the presentation, and to include the contact person.

Registration – Meeting fee
Early Registration before February 28, 2014: 350 EUROS (Students / Master / PhD: 150 EUROS)
After 1st Mars, 2014: 400 EUROS (Students / Master / PhD: 175 EUROS)
Registration for accompanying persons: cocktail opening and gala dinner: 50 euros 
The conference registration fee includes access to the conference, the book of abstracts, cocktail opening, coffee breaks, lunches and gala dinner (evening June 18). It does not include excursions.
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