Call for Papers 

We are pleased to announce the 13th APacCHRIE Conference in conjunction with the 14th APF Conference,

is proudly hosted by


Auckland University of Technology, and welcome delegates to the beautiful islands of Aotearoa New Zealand.

Submission deadlines

First submission (extended abstracts / full papers)     


              05 March 2015


Final revisions (extended abstracts / full papers)   


             30 April 2015 (extended)



Who should attend?
  • Researchers and educators

  • Postgraduate and advanced undergraduate students

  • Directors and administrators of hospitality, tourism and events programmes

  • Hospitality, tourism and events practitioners and representatives

  • Industry consultants and investors

  • Regional organisations with interests in hospitality and tourism

  • Tourism policy makers and national, regional and local tourism industry employees

Best Paper Awards


Best paper awards will recognise outstanding papers presented at the conference. Only full papers are eligible for consideration; watch this space for further details.



Preliminary Call for Papers


The conference theme, Hospitality and Tourism in a Greening World: Challenges and Opportunities, acknowledges issues of sustainability facing hospitality, tourism, and, events research, education and practice. This conference is an opportunity to engage in debate about how to adapt, innovate and be resilient at a time when sustainability has become a prominent issue. The conference theme also targets general issues around hospitality, tourism and events in a global community, and incorporates discussions related to adaptation, benchmarking, and innovation in related education, research, and practice.