The Largest Gathering of Leisure Professionals on the Planet. In 2014, the World Leisure Congress is coming to the U.S.A. for the first time ever. And Mobile, Alabama is honored to be the host. From September 7-12, 2014, the entire Bay region will welcome academics, educators, students, researchers, professionals, government officials, and representatives from non-governmental organizations in the fields of leisure, recreation, tourism and sports.
In sessions and exhibits held at the Arthur R. Outlaw Mobile Convention Center and the University of South Alabama, international experts will explore academic, social, industrial, and political leisure issues through:
Daily Keynote Presentations
Presentations on approximately 15 selected research papers
Multiple interdisciplinary sessions
A robust exhibit component
Educational excursions in and around Mobile
More opportunities to network with leisure leaders from around the globe