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The Association for Tourism and Leisure Education and Research (ATLAS) was established in 1991 to develop transnational educational and research 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 webinars recorded and available at the ATLAS youtube channel

 ATLAS supports Tourism From Zero

Recent weeks and last years’ overtourism issues showed us both the benefits, the relevance, and the limits of the tourism, hospitality and leisure industries for society. At this point, we cannot foresee the future, but we can listen to challenges and start developing solutions.



Upcoming ATLAS events
Dec-09-20 ATLAS WEBINAR - The Impact of COVID-19 on the tourism industry in Africa
Jan-21-21 ATLAS SIG meeting - The New Normal in Business Tourism
Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Sep-07-21 ATLAS annual conference - Tourism as a driver of regional development and collaboration
Prague, Czech Republic
Feb-16-22 ATLAS SIG meeting - Lockdown gastronomy: Changes and challenges in food tourism
Girona, Spain
Patron members
Zuyd University, Centre for Cultural Tourism Research

Zuyd University, Centre for Cultural Tourism Research


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)

Unfortunately we had to close the ATLAS online bookshop... Soon it will be possible to buy the ATLAS publications via this website. For any information or if you want to buy one of the ATLAS publications, please contact


Upcoming member events
November 04 - 06, 2020 - Dubai, UAE
Innovation, Sustainability & New Global Bu...
November 17 - 19, 2020 - ONLINE
HHBIC - Entrepreneurship for a better futu...
November 25 - 27, 2020 - Tarragona, Spain
Mobilities Transforming Destinations
December 07 - 09, 2020 - Queenstown, New Zealand
POSTPONED: IAC - Flourish: Care for our wo...
May 12 - 14, 2021 - Sheffield, UK
CHME - Creating Hospitality Experiences: A...