Interns at the ITRC

This spring and summer, the ITRC is hosting two interns, Junyan Chen and Liuchao Feng (Leo), from the University of Prince Edward Island. The ITRC welcomes Junyan and Leo to the team!
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ArcTour publishes its first reviewed article

The Journal of Arctic Tourism – ArcTour - has released its first reviewed article, titled Tales from the Frontier of sustainable global connectivity, authored by Charlotte Gehrke og Hannes Hansen-Magnusson.
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ArcTour Special Issue on Regenerative Tourism in the Arctic

The Journal of Arctic Tourism announces a call for papers for a Special Issue on Regenrative Tourism in Arctic and Nordic Geographies. The call is open through December 2024.
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Rural Tourist Routes - resident’s views and inclusion

The ITRC has been awarded grant from the Icelandic Regional Development Institute’s Research Fund to conduct research on resident’s views and inclusion during the development of tourist roues.
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Research grant on rural drive tourism and tourist routes

The ITRC has been awarded grant from the Icelandic Road and Coastal Administration’s research fund, for research project on rural drive tourism and tourist routes in rural areas.
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Call for abstracts - Drive tourism in rural areas

The ITRC calls for abstracts, to a session on drive tourism in rural areas, for the 32nd Nordic Symposium on Tourism and Hospitality Research, held in Stavanger, Norway this September.
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Irene Carbone - intern at the ITRC

The ITRC is hosting Irene Carbone during her internship. Irene recently completed her MA in Sociology and Social Research at the University of Bologna. During her internship Irene will study the impact of COVID-19 on local tourism level.
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Responsible tourism - Participatory online seminar

In the week of 18-22 March, ten Nordic universities and research institutes are hosting an intensive online course on responsible tourism. Interested do not have to commit for the whole week but can choose from and participate in topics of interest.
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SAF and ITRC Dissertation Award 2024 – Call for nominations

The Icelandic Travel Industry Association and ITRC annually assign two awards in recognition of an outstanding dissertation on tourism produced by a student/students of an Icelandic university.
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New book: Supply Chain Operations in the Arctic: Implications for Social Sustainability

The book „Supply Chain Operations in the Arctic: Implications for Social Sustainability" has been published. The book provides insights into the Arctic through the lens of supply chain management and operations.
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