|Who Are ttra-International and ttra-Texas?|
Travel and Tourism Research Association - International (ttra) - www.ttra.comFounded in 1970, the Travel and Tourism Research Association (ttra) is a non-profit association whose purpose is to enhance the quality, value, effectiveness and use of research in travel marketing, planning and development. Our Association strives to be a leader for the global community of practitioners and educators engaged in research, information management and marketing in the travel, tourism and hospitality industries. ttra creates business opportunities for our members and provides a unique multi-sector industry network. Members in ttra represent a variety of segments from the greater international travel and tourism community, including educators, practitioners, research providers/consultants and users of research.
ttra is a non-profit association, with the main purpose to increase the quality, value, effectiveness and use of research in travel marketing, planning and development. The organization strives to be a leader for the global community of practitioners, educators, and users of research engaged in transforming, sharing and applying tourism research knowledge and practice worldwide.
Annually ttra hosts two conferences in addition to numerous chapter events:
ttra-Texas is the Texas chapter of the Travel and Tourism Research Association. With Texas being home to a booming tourism industry, the state has its own ttra chapter. Our chapter is comprised of members from across Texas that have interest in furthering tourism research to enhance future tourism development within our borders, and we welcome the opportunity to grow our membership.
The ttra-Texas chapter works