Anatolia Tourism Academy is the name of an umbrella formation related to activities that we have carried out since 1990s. The activities of the Academy had began with the Anatolia: Journal of Tourism Research in 1990 , continued with Anatolia: An International Journal of Tourism and Hospitality Research in 1997 and finally have reached 18 different events with the congresses, seminars, conferences and artistic works started in the 2000s.
At first the Academy aimed contributing to the development of academic studies and the quality of education in the tourism and related fields in Turkey. But now, these activities are now expanding to include social sciences at global level. Anatolia Tourism Academy is an unique civil society initiative and there is no other example in the content of quality and quantity in Turkey or Globe. Within the Anatolia Tourism Academy, there are 20 different events organized by the end of 2017.