The ttra Annual International Conference is the premier event in which the global community of practitioners and educators engaged in research, information management, and marketing in the travel, tourism and hospitality industries comes together to network and share best practices. Members in ttra represent a variety of segments from the greater international travel and tourism community, including educators, practitioners, research providers/consultants and users of research.
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Wednesday, June 21 • 13:45 - 15:00
Academic Stream I - Creative, Smart, and Sustainable Destinations | Branche académique I - Destinations créatives, intelligentes et durables

"Toward the Operationalization of Tourism e-Microentrepreneurial Self-Efficacy." 
Bruno Ferreira, North Carolina State University

"Small Tourism Enterprises (STMs) and Sustainable Tourism Development in Lao PDR: A GSEM-based Analysis." 
Linghan Zhang, Hiroshima University; Junyi Zhang, Hiroshima University

"Conservation Meets Concierge: A National Park “Friends” Association as a Purveyor of Visitor Experience."
Jada Lindblom, Arizona State University

"Perceived Quality of Life Impacts and Tourism-Related Stress." 
Evan Jordan, Arizona State University; Daniel Spencer, University of Hawaii, Manoa

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Ara Pachmayer, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Humboldt State University
Ara Pachmayer, Ph.D., is an assistant professor at Humboldt State University in Arcata, California. Her research interests include international education, impacts of tourism development on community life, sustainable tourism development, and qualitative research methods, the common... Read More →

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Bruno S. Ferreira

Doctoral Student in Equitable and Sustainable Tourism, North Carolina State University
Bruno Ferreira is a doctoral student in Equitable and Sustainable Tourism at North Carolina State University. His research focuses on the psychological antecedents of tourism microentrepreneurship, particularly the role of the tourism e-microentrepreneurial self-efficacy mechanism... Read More →
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Jada W. Lindblom

Research Assistant, Arizona State University
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Evan J. Jordan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in the School of Community Resources and Development, Arizona State University
Evan Jordan, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the School of Community Resources and Development at Arizona State University. He received his Ph.D. in Sustainable Tourism and Protected Area Management from Michigan State University. Evan’s research focuses on tourism policy... Read More →

Linghan Zhang

Hiroshima University

Junyi Zhang

Hiroshima University

Wednesday June 21, 2017 13:45 - 15:00 EDT