Welcome to the Europe Chapter of the Travel and Tourism Research Association (TTRA). Our Chapter is dedicated to promoting travel and tourism research in the European region and connecting professionals who share a passion for this industry.

Our members come from a variety of backgrounds, including academia, government, and private industry, making for a diverse and engaging community.

Membership of the Europe Chapter is FREE once you join TTRA International – check the box on the application form, which you can access by visiting our membership page.


The Europe Chapter of the Travel and Tourism Research Association (TTRA) is a dynamic organization that brings together professionals, researchers, and stakeholders from all European and African nations. With a broad scope that spans across these diverse regions, the Europe Chapter of TTRA is committed to addressing various travel and tourism issues. By promoting collaboration, knowledge exchange, and innovation, this chapter plays a pivotal role in shaping policies, fostering sustainable practices, and driving economic growth within the travel and tourism industry. Through its extensive network and expertise, the Europe Chapter actively contributes to advancing the understanding of travel trends, consumer behavior, destination management, and other critical aspects of the sector. By providing a platform for dialogue and cooperation, the Europe Chapter of TTRA serves as a catalyst for positive change, ensuring a vibrant and prosperous future for the travel and tourism landscape across Europe and Africa.

Board Of Directors

Our chapter is led by a dedicated team of professionals who volunteer their time to serve on our board of directors. Our board members come from a variety of organizations and bring a wealth of experience to the table.

Olivier Henry-Biabaud

Olivier Henry-Biabaud

MMGY TCI Research


Kir Kuscer

Kir Kuščer

University of Ljubljana


Sheila Flanagan, Ph.D.

Sheila Flanagan, Ph.D.

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Mike Peters

Mike Peters, Ph.D.

University of Innsbruck


Sarah Duignan

Sarah Duignan


Board Member

Isabell Frochot

Isabelle Frochot

Université Savoie Mont Blanc

Board Member

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We welcome inquiries from anyone interested in learning more about our chapter or getting involved in our community. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or comments you may have. We look forward to hearing from you!

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TTRA is a highly respected and established organization dedicated to advancing the standards of travel and tourism research and analysis. With its focus on excellence, professionalism, quality, and inclusivity, TTRA is the go-to source for professionals in the industry seeking to stay ahead in their field.