Founder’s (Dr Hai-sik Sohn) Award

Prize: Prize (research)


The award is the first of its kind by APTA to recognise a scholar or industry leader who has made significant lifetime contributions in advancing tourism research and/or industry practices in the Asia Pacific region. The award was created in the honour of Professor Hai-sik Sohn, the founder of APTA who also served as Chairman of the organisation from 1995 to 2006. Professor Chon was one of the founding members of APTA in 1995.
Granting OrganisationsAsia Pacific Tourism Association (APTA)