International Conference on Leisure and Tourism

27th & 28th August 2020 @ Galle Face Hotel , Colombo , Sri Lanka

The World Health Organization (WHO) on March 11 declared COVID-19 a pandemic, after that Conference Participants request to post-pone the event. As per request Organizing team decide s new event date as 27th & 28th August 2020.

Call for Papers

As a scientific research conference organizers, The Global Academic Research Institute proudly organized International Conference on Leisure and tourism (ICLT 2020) under the theme of “Transforming Hospitality & Tourism to Responsible Tourism”Submissions are now open for both oral and poster presentation of all the scholar around worldwide.Two types of submissions are invited:

  • 1. Full papers reporting on original and unpublished research.
  • 2. Work-in-progress papers or Abstract.

We welcome proposals for papers and invitations for abstract submissions are now open for both Oral and Poster presentations covering current research. Leisure and tourism are highly related topics. Researchers, industry professionals and expertise who are in this field need in-depth understanding, it’s important to share knowledge with others due to newly generated physical and psychological inspiring. 

For abstract submission fill in the abstract submission form below or contact time allocated 20 mins (15 min presentation 5 min questions)

GARI International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research

Conference Scope


International and Domestic tourists
Tourism & Hospitality Marketing Strategies and Consumer Behavior
Food Safety: Quality, Innovations & Sustainability
Managing Sustainable Human Resource practices in Hospitality and Tourism
Hospitality & Tourism Education and Training: Future Strategies & Sustainability
Destination Sustainability, Branding and Loyalty
Climate Change, Disaster and Adversities in Hospitality, Travel & Tourism
Sustainable Goals and Future Strategies in Hospitality, Travel & Tourism
Responsible Tourism for Tourism and Leisure Industries
Transforming Guest Experience and Tourist Behavior using Big Data, Smart Applications and Social Media
Culture and Heritage Tourism through Community Development and Involvement
Ecotourism, Green Practices & Sustaining Environment in Hospitality, Travel & Tourism
Demographically defined tourism: children, youth, family, retirement, disability, gender, LGBT tourism
Medical & Educational Tourism / Ayurveda and Wellness Tourism / Volunteer Tourism
Sports tourism
Hotel, restaurant and Tour operations and travel agencies management and marketing
Hospitality and tourism industry employees
Tourist guiding and tourist shops
Airlines and airports
MICE industry
Tour/Event Operation and Management
New Travel Trends: Transformative and Regenerative Travel Experiences
Travel Journalism
e-Tourism and e-Leisure
Tourism and Hospitality Information System and IT Applications
Digital distractions (e.g. death by travel selfie)
Technostress/information overload before/during/after travel
FOMO as a driver of tourist behaviors
Tourism and Immigration
Terrorism on Tourism
Health, Safety and Security Issues for Tourism Industry
Current & Emerging Trends in Hospitality & Tourism

Important Dates


Abstract submission deadline
29th July 2020
Notification of acceptance
Within 03 Days
Full paper submission deadline
12th August 2020
Registration / Payment Deadline
31st July 2020

Submission Guideline


Full Paper
Abstract Submission Template
Every presentation give 20min allocated (15min presentation & 05min questions)

Registration Fees


For Foreign Participant
Delegates (Presenter) 290$
Student / Virtual Delegate 250$
Delegate (Listener) 230$
For Foreign ParticipantFor Sri Lankan Participant
Delegates (Presenter) 290$ 20,000 Rs
Student / Virtual Delegate 250$ 15,000 Rs
Delegate (Listener) 230$ 15,000 Rs




Galle Face Hotel
2 Galle Road, Colombo 3, Sri Lanka
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