Quality Assured by the Academic Governing Body of TIIKM

The Academic Governing Body of TIIKM consists of distinguished experts in various discipline areas under the seven scopes of TIIKM conferences. ICOHT 2020 is designed under the supervision of this committee of professionals with their expert knowledge throughout the conference development. The Academic Governing Body of TIIKM assures that ICOHT 2020 is the best tourism conference with the highest quality standards.

High Quality Partner Affiliations

Over the past five years starting in 2015, the ICOHT conference series has established its reputation worldwide with many high-ranking university affiliations, publishing Houses, Media, and Industry partners. ICOHT 2020 is hosted by the Faculty of Social Sciences and Leisure Management,Taylor’s University,Malaysia which is one of the prominent universities in Malaysia. Faculty of Hotel and Tourism Management,Universiti Teknologi MARA,Malaysia, International Bali Institute of Tourism, Indonesia, Department of Tourism Management, Sabaragamuwa University,Sri Lanka and Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism, Prince of Songkla University,Thailand are the academic partners of ICOHT2020. Academic Partners and the Hosting partner share their academic excellence with ICOHT 2020 providing technical insights and valuable resource persons.

Best Academic and Industry Profiles of Tourism Industry

As TIIKM conferences are highly concerned about the excellence of resource persons, we ensure that conference chairs, keynote speakers, workshop moderators, members of the scientific reviewing committee and members of the evaluation panel of ICOHT 2020 are the top USA, European and Asian profiles of Tourism and Hospitality representing both academia and the industry.

Quality standards based on the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

Editors, Reviewers, Authors and Publishers of conference proceedings and Journals of ICOHT 2020 must follow the ethical guidelines prepared by TIIKM conferences in accordance with COPE (Committee on Publication Ethics) to uphold the standard quality of TIIKM publications.

Best Quality Publication Opportunities

ICOHT 2020 provides the highest consideration of the quality of its publications. Our Editors and Scientific reviewing committee are highly proficient authorities in their respective disciplines and provide critical insights to cultivate your paper to a superior standard.  ICOHT 2020 is affiliated with indexed journals: South Asian Journal of Business and Management Cases, Journal of Hospitality Marketing & Management, Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism.  The journal “Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism”  will collaborate to publish appropriate manuscripts from ICOHT 2020 after peer-review in a Special Issue.

Quality Conference Experience with Professional Organizing Committee

The most talented professional committee of ICOHT 2020 is prepared to facilitate a high-quality conference experience for all of the participants. We have a friendly and qualified team whose expertise provides support in the areas of Publications, Review and Editorial support, Conference Planning and Development, Research Methodologies, and networking with international delegates and outstanding event management. Our team is dedicated to warranting the facilitation of premier service quality by offering a Conference that is defined as a life-changing event to all conference participants.

Quality Reviewing Process

ICOHT 2020 assures a high quality review process with international norms of double blind peer review. The Scientific reviewing committee of ICOHT 2020 includes highly qualified academics from around the world. Every abstract will undergo a double blind peer review and the final decision of the abstract will be made by the Conference Chair, who serves as the Head of Scientific Committee. ICOHT 2020 follows the Code of Ethics developed for all TIIKM conferences which is based on Committee of Publication Ethics.

Ensuring the Career Growth

ICOHT 2020 also provides Career Development sessions, Workshops, Industry Sessions, Evaluating presentations and personal mentoring at the Conferences. This will help participants build their careers with innovative knowledge, emerging skills, new contacts and much more. These career development sessions are steered by the finest professionals in their area of proficiency.

Proven History

ICOHT has completed six editions in different countries during past five years starting from 2013 in Colombo,Sri Lanka. This inaugural event was the beginning of a series of annual tourism conferences with around 50 participants. ICOHT 2014 and ICOHT 2017 were also held in Colombo,Sri Lanka. ICOHT 2015 was successfully held in bangkok,Thailand. ICOHT 2018 was held in Kandy and witnessed by around 40 participants from around 15 countries.

During the past six years ICOHT has gained enormous success with growth surpassing 300 participants and prominent academic figures from around, representing 40+ countries, all the while introducing unique conceptual frameworks and theories to improve quality standards.

Awards for the Best Researchers

Awarding researchers for their outstanding achievements and making significant contributions to their field and empirical knowledge are our key objectives. The ICOHT awards serve as accolades to researchers who have contributed to the advancement of humanity through their dedication to the field of Tourism and Hospitality. Serving as a source of inspiration, the ICOHT awards encourage young researchers to continue their scholarly pursuits, highlighting their research endeavors and the organizations they represent.