APTA 2021 On-Line Conference (DAY3)

Day 1 (June. 30) (KOREA, GMT +9)

Day 3 (Jul. 2) (KOREA, GMT+9)

Starting Time (Time Zone Info)

  • 08: 00 ~   (Jul. 2) Korean Standard Time (GMT +9)

  • Taipei/Manila/Hong Kong:  07:00 ~    (Jul. 2)

  • Chicago (USA): 18:00 (-1 day) ~    (Jul. 1)

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Events Outline

  • 08:00 ~         APTA 2021 General Assembly

                               (Best Paper Candidates Announcement)

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Live Meeting/Events

  • 09:00 ~ 10:40        Concurrent Session 5 / Poster Session

  • 11:00 ~ 12:00        APTA 2021 Closing Ceremony

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08:00 –

APTA 2021 General Assembly (10:50 min)

- Report on APJTR

- Best Paper Announcement

09:00 – 10:40  

Concurrent Session 5 / Poster Session


Seoul (Korea)/Tokyo(Japan) : 09:00 – 10:40 (Jul. 2) 

Manila (Philippines) /Beijing (China)/Taipei (Taiwan) : 08:00 – 09:40 (Jul. 2) 

Chicago (USA) : 19:00 – 20:40 (Jul. 1)                                                                         

5.1 Consumer Behavior     Moderator: Dr. Joseph Lema (University of Nevada at Las Vegas)

  • Development of a Sustainable Travel Behavior Scale (STBS) / Dai Duong Pham (Dong-A University), Yeong-Hyeon Hwang (Dong-A University)

  • Defining the Sustainable Tourist: Examining Demographics and Tourist Typology through the Lens of Biospheric Values and Sustainable Pillars / Megan M Kelly (University of North Texas), Augusta Shepard (University of North Texas), Bharath Josiam (University of North Texas), Birendra KC (University of North Texas)

  • Agritourism Typology and Key Characteristics and Agritourists’ Behaviour Visiting Farm Destinations in Davao Region, Philippines / Dindo D Silud (The University of Mindanao -Davao City)

  • Tourist Value Co-Creation Behaviors and Perceived Value: The Role of Tour Leader Love / Sheng-Hshiung Tsaur (National Chiayi University), Cheng-Hsien Tsai (National Chiayi University), Tien-Cheng Han (National Chiayi University), Hsiu-Yu Teng (National Taichung University of Science and Technology)

5.2 COVID-19     Moderator: Dr. Jerome Agrusa (University of Hawaii)

  • Changes in Restaurant Managers’ Evaluation Toward the Impact of COVID-19: A Comparison between Two Mega Cities in Korea  / Kyungrok Doh (Kongju National University)

  • Post-Pandemic Marketing Strategy: Triggering Traveler’s Inaction Regret to Reinvigorate Travel Demand / Minjung Shin (University of Houston)

  • Moralization of Tourism: COVID-19 and Tourism in Japan / Naho Maruyama (Takasaki City University of Economics), Kyle Woosnam (University of Georgia)

  • Impact of Business Restriction amid COVID-19 Pandemic on Restaurant Delivery Sales: Exploring Geo-spatial Factors and Operational Characteristics / Sung in Kim (University of Houston), Jaewook Kim (University of Houston), Jewoo Kim (Iowa State University)

5.3 Tourism Marketing     Moderator: Dr. Yasuo Ohe (Tokyo University of Agriculture)

  • The Sequential Mediating Effect of Wellness Motivation and Wellness Satisfaction on the Relationship between Service Encounter Expectations and Behavioral Intentions / Florence Kristina M Jimenez (University of Mindanao) 

  • The Dark Side of Travelling Abroad: How Broad Foreign Tour Experiences Increase Deviant Tourist Behaviors / Irina Y. Yu (The Chinese University of Hong Kong), Lisa Wan (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

  • Sunk Costs and Tourists’ Intentions to Visit a Destination: The Mediating Role of Destination Trust / Lujun Su (Central South University), Huixuan Chen (Central South University), Yinghua Huang (San Jose State University)

Poster Session     Moderator: Dr. Eunha Jeong (Iowa State University)

  • Cross-Border Dental Care: Dental Tourists’ Perceptions of Service Quality / Michael Guiry (West Chester University of Pennsylvania)

  • Does the Perceived Safety Matter to College Students using Contactless Service in Quick-Service Restaurants in the USA? / Ngoc Tran Nguyen (Purdue University Fort Wayne), Haeik Park (Purdue University Fort Wayne)

  • The Impact of Physical Confinement on Tourist Choice / Jihao Hu (South China University of Technology), Xiaoyan Luo (The Chinese University of Hong Kong), Lisa Wan (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

  • Commodifying Intangible Cultural Heritage as Tourism Souvenir for Sustainability? A Perspective of the Practitioners / Chenyu Zhao (Macau University of Science and Technology)

  • Impact of “Distance” on Hotel Demand Modeling / Yuan Qin (Zhejiang University), Shanshan Lin (Zhejiang University), Tianyu Ying (Zhejiang University)

  • How Mobile Phone Usage Affects Reactions in Service Failure / Xiao Yi (The Chinese University of Hong Kong), Lisa Wan (The Chinese University of Hong Kong), Sungwoo Choi (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

11:00 – 12:00  

APTA Closing Ceremony



Seoul (Korea)/Tokyo(Japan) : 11:00 – 12:00 (Jul. 1) 

Manila (Philippines) /Beijing (China)/Taipei (Taiwan) : 10:00 – 11:00 (Jul. 1) 

Chicago (USA) : 21:00 – 22:00 (Jun. 30)                                                                         

- Award Ceremony (Best Paper/ APJTR Best Paper of the Year 2020)

- Announcement of APTA 2022