Doctoral Colloquium – Call for Research Proposals

CHME 2021 provides a great opportunity for doctoral researchers in hospitality, tourism, events and leisure studies to present and discuss their research with scholars in the field and peers. 

This is a full day workshop on May 12th 2021 and doctoral researchers at any stage of their research journey are welcome to participate. You can be thinking about starting your doctorate, just started your doctorate, in the middle of your research journey or coming to the end – there will be something for everyone. 

You will be given the opportunity to present your research and gain feedback in a supportive and developmental environment and grow you network.

Sessions also covered at the workshop are:

  • Writing a critical literature review
  • Courageous conversations – reflection on feedback and criticism
  • Getting to the end – submitting, the viva and what next?

Submit your research proposals for our review and feedback here.

Research proposal should be 1500 words in length excluding references. Please see the CHME guidelines for the paper submission format. Do let us know in your proposal where you are in your doctoral research journey.

The will be an award for the best research proposal and presentation at the CHME 2021 online conference. 

Timeline for submission

Monday 8th February 2021        Final date for submission of research proposals

Monday 8th March 2021             Reviews returned to researchers

Monday 22nd March 2021                  Final proposal submission

Wednesday 12th May 2021                CHME 2021 Doctoral Colloquium

The cost for attending the doctoral colloquium is £30. We encourage you to participate in the full CHME 2020 conference and there is a discounted fee for students.

Key Dates

October 2020
First call for papers
Submit a Paper

Monday 22nd February 2021
Final date for submission of papers and poster presentations for review

Monday 8th March 2021
Reviews returned to authors

Monday 5th April 2021
Final paper submission

Monday 12th April 2021
Final papers to conference organisers

Wednesday 12th to
Friday 14th May 2021