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The Association for Tourism and Leisure Education (ATLAS) was established in 1991 to develop transnational educational initiatives in tourism and leisure. ATLAS provides a forum to promote staff and student exchange, transnational research and to facilitate curriculum and professional development. ATLAS currently has members in about 60 countries.


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 ATLAS 25 years

This year ATLAS celebrates its 25th anniversary!! In the MILESTONES you can find an overview of ATLAS has been busy with the last 25 years! Please have a look at this celebration page.

 ATLAS Tourism and Leisure Review

On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of ATLAS, we introduce the first volume of our new periodical, ATLAS Tourism and Leisure Review. This first Volume on Well-Being and Employment in Tourism includes papers from the 2014 Budapest conference and is edited by James Miller and colleagues. Members can download the Review HERE, and it is also available in the ATLAS online shop.

 Special offer from Routledge / Taylor & Francis (T&F) for ATLAS members

Routledge / Taylor & Francis are offering the ATLAS members online access to 3 T&F journals per calendar year as a benefit of the membership. Read MORE.


Upcoming ATLAS events
Jun-05-17 ATLAS Americas - Tourism and Creativity: New Opportunities for Developing Latin America
Recife, Brazil
Jun-07-17 ATLAS Africa - Africa's Tourism and Travel Competitiveness: Opportunities and challe
Eldoret, Kenya
Sep-12-17 ATLAS Annual Conference 2017 - Destinations past, present and future
Viana do Castelo
Patron members
The Finnish University Network for Tourism Studies

The Finnish University Network for Tourism Studies


New publications
From cultural tourism to creative tourism - Part 3: Changing places, the spatial challenge of creativity
From cultural tourism to creative tourism - Part 3: Changing places, the spatial challenge of creativity

Greg Richards and Julie Wilson (2008)


Upcoming member events
December 14 - 16, 2016 - Bruneck-Brunico, Italy
Experiences, Emotions and Memories: New Di...
February 07 - 09, 2017 - Dunedin, New Zealand
Time for big ideas? Re-thinking the field ...
April 03 - 05, 2017 - Rovaniemi, Finland
The Future of Winter Tourism
May 17 - 19, 2017 - Aveiro, Portugal
Co-creating the future of tourism
June 05 - 07, 2017 - Hong Kong, China
Innovation – Research - Education
June 22 - 24, 2017 - Dublin, Ireland
Research Methodology for Business and Mana...
July 04 - 06, 2017 - Leeds, UK
Enacting Leisure: Recreating Leisure
September 04 - 06, 2017 - Bournemouth, UK
The Visitors Economy: Strategies and Innov...
October 19 - 21, 2017 - Sofia, Bulgaria
Contemporary Tourism – Traditions and Inno...