ROMANIAN RURAL TOURISM IN INTERNATIONAL CONTEXT. PRESENT AND PROSPECTS

The development of rural tourism in the last decades and the experience that Romania has achieved in this area have drawn the attention of researchers and academics from the country and from abroad and together with the managers of tourist and agritourist guesthouses they attempt to provide solutions to the problems, numerous and difficult, tourism is facing. Hence, prestigious institutions in the ambit of Romanian scientific research and professional training, such as Romanian Academy - Iaşi Branch – “Gh. Zane” IESR, Romanian Academy – CE-MONT Vatra Dornei, NIRDT Bucharest, City Hall of Vatra Dornei, NARECT - Branch of Bukovina, Euromontana, and GAER - Branch of Iaşi, taking into consideration the requirements with which Romania has to comply as a Member State of the EU and most specially the current national and global economic context, are organizing the 19th Edition of the International Conference Romanian rural tourism in international context. Present and prospects in order to bring together Romanian and foreign academics and experts able to provide relevant solutions meant to aid the rural tourism of Romania.

PERIOD

May 25-27, 2017

VENUE

Vatra Dornei (Romania)

DEADLINES

▪ Submission of abstracts: 28 February

▪ Notification of provisional acceptance: 15 March

▪ Submission of final papers: 15 April

▪ Payment of fee(s): 30 April

FEE(S)

▪ 50 Euro per paper

▪ 25 Euro per each additional paper

CONTACTS

▪ Georgiana TACU (Iaşi), geo_tacu@yahoo.com, +40 743470800

▪ Dănuţ UNGUREANU (Vatra Dornei), danut_u@yahoo.com, +40 745865163

ORGANIZERS

▪ ROMANIAN ACADEMY – BRANCH OF IAŞI, “Gh. Zane” Institute of Economic and Social Research

▪ ROMANIAN ACADEMY, “Costin C. Kirițescu” National Institute of Economic Research - Centre of Mountain Economy, Vatra Dornei

▪ MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT – Agency of Mountain Area, Vatra Dornei

▪ NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN TOURISM, Bucharest

▪ CITY HALL OF VATRA DORNEI

▪ NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF RURAL, ECOLOGICAL AND CULTURAL TOURISM IN ROMANIA – BRANCH OF BUKOVINA

▪ EUROMONTANA - ASOCIATION EUROPÉENNE POUR LES ZONES DE MONTAGNE

▪ GENERAL ASSOCIATION OF ECONOMISTS OF ROMANIA – BRANCH OF IAŞI

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

▪ Teodor PĂDURARU, PhD, Main Researcher II, “Gh. Zane” Institute of Economic and Social Research, Romanian Academy - Branch of Iași; Head of Department for Scientific Research Relations, General Association of Economists of Romania; President of Iaşi Branch of General Association of Economists of Romania

▪ Georgiana TACU, Researcher, “Gh. Zane” Institute of Economic and Social Research, Romanian Academy - Branch of Iași

▪ Radu REY, PhD, Professor; Director of Center of Mountain Economy in Vatra Dornei, “Costin C. Kirițescu” National Institute of Economic Research, Romanian Academy; President of Romanian Mountain Forum; Senator of Euromontana; Personal Advisor of Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development; Member of “Gheorghe Ionescu-Șișești” Academy of Agricultural and Silvic Sciences, Bucharest

▪ Dănuţ UNGUREANU, PhD, Engineer; Superior Adviser I, Management Authority for National Rural Development Programme, General Department of Rural Development, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development; Associate Researcher, Center of Mountain Economy in Vatra Dornei, “Costin C. Kiriţescu” National Institute of Economic Research, Romanian Academy; General Secretary of Romanian Mountain Forum; Vice-President of “Romontana” National Association for Mountain Rural Development

▪ Dănuţ GÎȚAN, PhD, PhD, Engineer; Director of Agency of Mountain Area, Vatra Dornei; Associate Researcher, Center of Mountain Economy in Vatra Dornei, “Costin C. Kiriţescu” National Institute of Economic Research, Romanian Academy; Member of Board of Directors of Euromontana

▪ Niculina VASILUŢ, Notary Public; President of Bukovina Branch of National Association of Rural, Ecological and Cultural Tourism in Romania