International Conference on Hospitality & Tourism (ICOHOST) was initiated by Faculty of Hospitality in the year 2016 with the aim to enrich research in the field of Hospitality and Tourism. The one-day International Conference on Hospitality and Tourism under the theme ‘Contemporary Practices Trends and Innovations in Hospitality and Tourism’ was organised on November 12, 2016. Souvenir and Book were released on this occasion. 115 delegates and 15 resource persons attended the conference, and a total 30 research papers were presented during 3 technical sessions.
The Second ICOHOST was organized in association with ITHC (Indian Tourism and Hospitality Congress on 27th April 2019 with the theme ‘Advancements in Hospitality and Tourism Industry: A way Ahead’. A total of 118 Abstracts were received and 72 research papers were presented in four technical sessions at the conference while 61 papers were published in UGC approved Journal.
The Third International Conference on Hospitality and Tourism (ICOHOST 2020) “Hospitality and Tourism Industry: A Better Future for All” over a virtual platform on 7th November 2021. A total of 158 Abstracts were received and 82 research papers were presented in four technical sessions at the conference while 57 papers were published in UGC approved Journal.
The Fourth International Conference on Hospitality and Tourism (ICOHOST 2021) was organized on 27th November, 2021 on Hybrid mode on theme 'Hospitality & Technology: Collaborating for Synchronised Growth'. A total of 53 Abstracts were received and 42 research papers were presented in two technical sessions at the conference While Conference Proceedings was published.
In continuation to this, we are now organizing our fifth International Conference on Hospitality and Tourism (ICOHOST 2023). The following are details related to ICOHOST 2023.
Submission Rules & Publication
Author(s) should submit their original unpublished work in the prescribed format to ICOHOST 2023. All the accepted research papers will be published)in SCOPUS/ Web of Science/ UGC Care Indexed Journals at an additional cost. Simultaneous submissions (papers already submitted to other conferences/journals) are not allowed.
Publication charges will be emailed separately as per the acceptance after peer-reviewed.
In particular, conference will address research outcomes on main theme i.e., ‘Rethinking tourism: Reshaping the future of Tourism and Hospitality Industry’. Some of the thematic areas which the conference aims to focus are:
|Marketing in Cross Cultural Environment||Hotel Business Operations|
|Green Marketing||Human Resource Management|
|Rural Tourism||Digital Marketing|
|Social Media Marketing||MICE|
|Eco Tourism||Event Management|
|Culinary Tourism||Food & Beverage Management|
|Sports Tourism||Healthy Food|
|Crisis Management & Tourism||Reviving Lost Recipe & Cooking Methods|
|Global Business Environment||Influence of Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, ICT, Social Media on Experience Design & Consumption|
The above-mentioned list of sub themes is not exhaustive one; research in any other relevant theme will be highly appreciated.
|1||Abstract Submission||05th January, 2023|
|2||Acceptance of Abstract||15th January, 2023|
|3||Final Paper submission||31st January, 2023|
|4||Final Paper Acceptance||05th February, 2023|
|5||Registration last date||06th February, 2023|
Early Bird Discount: INR 500/- for Industry and academicians up to 31st Dec, 2022
How to Register
|Category||Indian Delegates||Foreign Delegates|
|Industry||2500/- per person||$200 per person|
|Academicians||2500/- per person||$200 per person|
|Research Scholars||1500/- per person||$150 per person|
|Students||1000/- per person||$100 per person|
- 1. Cash on Cash Counter at GNA University, Phagwara
- 2. Demand Draft (in favour of GNA University)
3. PayTm (Follow steps given below)
- (i). Open PayTm
- (ii). Select Fees
- (iii). Enter Institute Name GNA University
- (iv). Select Event Fee
- (v). Conference
Guidelines to Authors
Instructions to Author:
The ICOHOST 2023 conference accepts unpublished, innovative and original research outcomes In English only. All the manuscripts are subject to be review by the reviewer and/or editorial Board.
It is highly recommended that the manuscript must have a proofreading before submission i.e. grammar and spelling check. The discrepancy in the same may result in delay or rejection of the manuscript.
Note: The Editorial Board considers any concern rose against any article in process or published and shall take appropriate actions if any misconduct is being found.