The international conference in Tourism, Business, and Social Sciences (ICTBS 2018) is an international platform for scholars, researchers, students and practitioners to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of tourism, business, management, and social science. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the related fields. This conference will take place from 29 – 30 November 2018 at Dhurakij Pundit University (DPU), Bangkok, Thailand. ICTBSS 2018 is organized by Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality and Research Service Center of DPU. Prospective authors are invited to submit original research with full papers related to the conference. In addition, the conference is also organized in order to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Dhurakij Pundit University. We are one of the oldest and largest private universities in Thailand. Today, we are the leading higher education provider in tourism and business in Southeast Asia region.


                                                              29 November 2018
10.00 – 15.30 hrs. Pre-registration
13.00 – 15.00 hrs. Special seminar on “A Changing World in Higher Education”
15.00 - 15.15 hrs. Coffee break
15.30 – 17.30 hrs. Study tour (river and cultural tour)
                                                              30 November 2018
8.30 – 9.00 hrs. Registration
9.00 – 9.40 hrs. Keynote speaker
9.40 – 10.00 hrs. Coffee break
10.00 – 12.00 hrs. Plenary session
12.00 – 13.30 hrs. Thai buffet lunch (special menu)
13.30 – 15.30 hrs. Oral presentation
15.30 – 15.50 hrs. Coffee break
16.00 – 17.30 hrs. Oral presentation
18.00 – 20.00 hrs. Gala dinner (special menu) with Thai classical dance show

Call for paper

Important Dates

Draft paper submission deadline:2018-09-30

Draft paper acceptance notification:2018-10-23

Final paper submission deadline:2018-10-31

Call for paper description

ICTBSS 2018 provides a leading forum for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of tourism, business, management and social science. The conference will bring together scholars, researchers, students and practitioners in the domain of interest from around the world. Accordingly, topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:

Tourism, Hospitality, Leisure Studies
Marketing, Business & Management
Finance and Accounting
Communication Arts 
Public Administration
Education & Teaching
Other Social Science topics


Asst. Prof. Dr. Wanna Silparcha Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University, Thailand
Asst. Prof. Thuntuch Viphatphumiprathes Pathumwan Institue of Technology, Thailand
Dr. Kiatanantha Lounkaew Thammasat University, Thailand
Prof. Dr. Sam Kim Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Prof. Dr. Chin Yi Fang National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
Assoc. Prof. Rodolfo Delgado Tokai University, Japan
Asst. Prof. Dr. Pajaree Ackaradejruangsri Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Japan
Dr. John Paolo Rivera Asian Institute of Management, Philippines
Dr. Gertrude Tuazon Holy Angel University, Philippines


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Important dates

  • Conference Dates

    29 Nov.



    30 Nov.


  • 30 Sep.


    Draft paper submission deadline

  • 23 Oct.


    Draft paper acceptance notification

  • 31 Oct.


    Final paper deadline

Contact information

  • 02-954-7300