CAUTHE 2019 Call for papers

The School of Business and Law at CQUniversity, is delighted to host the 29th Annual CAUTHE Conference in Cairns, Queensland from 11th-14th February, 2019.  The first CAUTHE Conference to be held in tropical, Far North Queensland, Australia, will showcase the extensive opportunities for engagement with the major tourism hub of Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef. We are proud to announce that the venue for the conference is the Pullman Cairns International Hotel.

CAUTHE’s 2019 theme Sustainability of Tourism, Hospitality and Events in a Disruptive Digital Age explores how the industry can implement change sustainably in the digital era to ensure social, cultural, economic and natural environments continue to benefit. Full research papers and working research papers that engage the central theme or sub-themes are now invited for submission. We welcome innovative contributions that focus on how tourism, hospitality and events are experienced and developed. We encourage papers on teaching, curriculum and pedagogical research, as well as theoretical and empirical studies relating to tourism, hospitality and events.

For further information about streams, themes and author guidelines for submission please visit the CAUTHE 2019 Conference website.

Key dates for competitive papers

  • Paper submissions open: 1 March 2018
  • Full Research Paper submissions close: 15 October 2018
  • Working Paper submissions close: 1 November 2018


Dr Kylie Radel | CAUTHE2019 Conference Chair | [email protected]