2013 Annual Conference
GEOTOURISM: A new approach to travel and tourism education
October 17 - 19, 2013
Optional tours of Detroit can be booked on individual basis at:
The goal of ISTTE's Annual Conference is to provide a forum for international educators, scholars, researchers, industry executives, corporate trainers, consultants, vendors, administrators, and government officials to explore issues related to the teaching of travel and tourism on all levels from high schools, proprietary institutions, community colleges, and four-year colleges and universities, to graduate students.
The Annual Conference includes a variety of programs to meet the diverse needs of ISTTE's membership.
To register for the ISTTE 2013 Annual conference and be listed in the roster of attendees, this form must be received no later than September 15, 2013. After September 15, you may register on site, but your name will not appear on the roster. Register by February 15, 2013 and your name will be entered into a drawing for a complimentary night stay for either October 18 or 19 at the conference hotel, the Marriott Detroit at the Renaissance Center.
FEE ||MEMBER ||NON-MEMBER|
|Prior to May 15th ||$359 ||$509|
|Prior to July 15th ||$399 ||$549|
|July 15th or after/Onsite ||$499 ||$649|
|Student ||$370 ||$370|
|One Day ||$175 ||$175|
|Spouse/Significant Other ||$249 ||$249|
Oct 16 - DETROIT CULTURAL BUS TOUR - 1:30 pm-5:30 pm / $55 pp
Registration fee includes admission to all Conference activities.
Prices are in US funds.
Oct 17 - MOTOWN HISTORICAL HITSVILLE U.S.A./CITY TOUR 8:30 am - 12 pm / $45 pp
A copy of the 2013 CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS will be available on our web site. It includes all academic and research papers presented at the conference, is included in your conference registration. Pre/post excursion details soon.
You may register for the ISTTE 2013 conference by
completing our online registration form and payment
process. If you so desire you may still download,
print and mail your application. Simply click on the applicable link below.
Online Registration and Payment
FAX or Mail
Please note for online orders all sensitive information
is routed through a secure internet connection.
CANCELLATION POLICY: A refund less $50.00 for attendees will be granted to
requests received prior to September 1, 2013. No refunds after September 18,
2013. All refunds subject to a $25.00 administrative fee.
**Pictures taken at the conference may be posted in ISTTE publications and
on the "Members Only" area of the website.
CONFERENCE HOTEL: Marriott Detroit at the Renaissance Center, located directly on the Detroit riverfront. CLICK HERE TO RESERVE NOW or call 1-877-901-6632, ask for Passkey Groups and mention "International Society of Travel and Tourism Educators 2013" for a special rate of $129 (single/double).
TRANSFERS: Detroit Airport Town Cars will be coordinating transfers for the ISTTE group. You can call 1 800 381-1714 and tell them you are attending the ISTTE Conference. Rates are as follows:
CONFERENCE CAR RENTAL: Hertz is providing a conference discount for all attendees. You can book online or call 800-654-3131 and mention ISTTE Convention Number - 03HP0015.
$55 for 1-4 passengers
$65 for 4-6 passengers
$85 for 6-10 passengers
$45 for 1-4 passengers
$55 for 4-6 passengers
$75 for 6-10 passengers
Prices do not include the gratuity.
CONFERENCE AIR FARE:
Delta Airlines is offering a 5% discount (non-refundable fares) or 10%
(refundable fares) for all participants traveling to Detroit (DTW) for the
2013 conference. Reservations and ticketing are available via www.delta.com.
When booking online, select Meeting Event Code and enter the meeting code
(NMFD3) in the box provided on the Search Flight page.