ETOUR hosts a seminar series. These seminars are designed to share the latest thinking where researchers have the opportunity to present and discuss their research with other scientists.



Måndag 15/6, 13:15-15:00, Zoom


Final seminar

Jonathan Yachin, Mittuniversitetet

Opponent: Linda Lundmark, Umeå University


Tuesday 5/5, 13:15-15:00, Östersund O212


Half time seminar

Eugenio Conti, Mid Sweden University

Opponent: Lusine Margaryan, Mid Sweden University


Friday 24/4, 10:15-12:00, Östersund O213


Half time seminar

Jack Shepherd, Mid Sweden University

Opponent: Erika Andersson Cederholm, Lunds universitet


Wednesday 1/4, 13:15-15:00, Östersund O213


Half time seminar

Martin Wallstam, Mid Sweden University

Opponent: Erik Lundberg, Göteborgs universitet


Thursday 27/2, 13:15 – 14.30, Östersund O213


ETOUR seminar

Heather Mackay, Mid Sweden University

Food, farming and health in secondary Ugandan cities


Monday 3/2, 13:15 – 14.30, Östersund P2517


ETOUR seminar

Cecilia de Bernardi, Högskolan i Dalarna

The question of authenticity in Sámi torism: the role(s) of labels and marketing



Thursday 28/11, 13:15 – 14.30, Östersund K403

ETOUR seminar

David Albarrán, University of Madrid

Territorial Heritage and Tourism: Issues and Strategies of Planning and Management


Monday 11/11, 10:00 – 11.00, Östersund K403 och Zoom

ETOUR seminar

Dr. Macià Blázquez Salom, Universitat de led Illes Balears

Tourism territorial planning towards growth contention and degrowth in Spain



Friday 8/11, 12:00 – 14.00, Östersund G1352

ETOUR Lic seminar

Kai Kronenberg, Mid Sweden University

Title: A quantity-quality framework for measuring the regional socio-economic impact of tourism – the case of Jämtland Härjedalen

Opponent: Dieter Müller, Umeå universitet.


Thursday 26/9, 13:15-15:00, Östersund, O213

ETOUR seminar

Alon Gelbman, Kinneret College, Israel

Title: Tourism along the Geopolitical Barrier: Implications of the Holy Land Fence


Thursday 12/9, 14:15–15.30, Östersund O212

ETOUR seminar

Keith Debbage, University of North Carolina – Greensboro

Title: Aviation Carbon Emissions, Route Choice and Tourist Destinations: Are Non-Stop Routes a Remedy?

Thursday 13/6, 13:15 – 15.30, Östersund P2517 (Bävern)

ETOUR seminar

Daniela Chimirri, Aalborg University, Copenhagen

Title: Community collaboration as potential resource for developing tourism in Greenland

Tuesday 11/6, 13.15 – 15.30, Östersund P2517 (Bävern) 

ETOUR seminar

Marianna Strzelecka, Linnéuniversitetet 

Title: From empowerment to perception of justice: on how tourism shapes ruralities in Poland


Thursday 9/5, 13.15 – 15.30, Östersund P2517 (Bävern) 

ETOUR Seminar

Dr. Eleni Mavragani, International Hellenic University  

Title: Trends in Google and Tourists’ Arrivals: Emerging biases and proposed corrections


Monday 18/3, 13.00 – 14.30, Östersund Q221 and video conference in Sundsvall, M104 



ETOUR seminar

Dr. Yael Ram,  Ashkelon University 

Friday 1/3, 13.15 – 14.30, G1353

Guest lecture Swedish sex buyers in the Thai tourism industry

Joakim Medin, freelance journalist, author and photographer 


Friday 1/2, 13.15 – 15.00, P2517 (Bävern)

Planning seminar 

Eugenio Conti with opponent Sandra Wall Reinius

Friday 18/1, 10.15 – 12.00, G1352

Licentiate seminar

Kristin Godtman Kling



Onsdag 5/9, 13.15 – 15.00, P2517 (Bävern)

Planning seminar

Jennie Gelter with opponent Daniel Laven

Onsdag 29/8, 13.15 – 15.00, P2517 (Bävern)

ETOUR seminar

"Tour Guides and Hidden Tourism Imaginaries of Sustainability on the island of Gotland, Sweden"

Consuelo Griggio, Campus Gotland


Torsdag 7/6, 13.15 – 15.00, P2517 (Bävern)

Planning seminar

Michael Röslmaier with opponent Solene Prince

Onsdag 30/5, 13.15 – 14.00, P2517 (Bävern)

ETOUR seminar

Hezi Israeli, Kinneret College on the Sea of Galilee


Måndag 21/5, 13.15 – 14.30, P2517 (Bävern)

ETOUR seminar

"How do cultural factors influence interpretation, implementation and outcome of strategies aiming at sustainable growth in Northern peripheral regions? Comparing Kainuu (Finland) and Jämtland (Sweden)"

Jakob Donner-Amnell, University of Eastern Finland

Tisdag 8/5, 13.15 – 14.00, P2517 (Bävern)

ETOUR seminar

Uzi Feinstein, Kinneret College on the Sea of Galilee

Torsdag 26/4, 13.15 – 15.00, P2517 (Bävern) 


"Avslutade projekt – med fokus på forskningskommunikation"

Sandra Wall Reinius och Maria Lexhagen, Mittuniversitetet

Måndag 23/4, 13.00-15.00, P2517 (Bävern)



Jonathan Yachin, Mittuniversitetet
Opponent: Anna Sörensson, Mittuniversitetet


Fredag 13/4, 10.00 – 12.00, P2517 (Bävern)

Planning seminar

Jack Shepherd, Mittuniversitetet
Opponent: Dimitri Ioannides, Mittuniversitetet



Tuesday 10/4, 14.00 – 15.30, P2517 (Bävern)

"Creativity and Tourism Networks – A Contribution to a Post-Mechanistic Economic Theory"

Matthias Fuchs, Mittuniversitetet

Wednesday 5/2, 13.15 – 14.30, P2517 (Bävern) 

"Imagining the Alpha male of the tourism tribe – statistics, indicators and reflections on the gender gap in the tourism academy"

Mia Larson och Richard Ek, Lunds universitet