Conference

The future of education and eLearning and MOOCs talk

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis presentation on the future of education and eLearning and MOOCs at the 3rd Global Tourism & Hospitality Conference (HONG KONG 2017) The 3rd Global Tourism & Hospitality Conference (HONG KONG 2017) is hosted and organised by the School of Hotel and Tourism Management of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong…. Read more »

Smart Tourism and Agile Destination Management – BUfoL17 – 11th July 2017

Bournemouth University Festival of Learning 2017 Smart Tourism and Agile Destination Management https://smart-tourism-and-agile-destination-management.eventbrite.co.uk Tuesday 11 July 2017 10:00 – 17:00 eTourismLab, Bournemouth University, Share Lecture Theatre, Talbot Campus, BH12 5BB The internet of things, big data, wearable technology and augmented reality are just a handful of the technological innovations driving change in our business and… Read more »

Two Calls for Papers

Call for papers

Smart Tourism, Smart Cities, Smart Living as a theme of The Visitors’ Economy: Strategies and Innovations Conference Bournemouth University, UK. 4-6 September 2017 Important dates: Deadline for abstract submission:                      26 May 2017 Confirmation of acceptance:                                 30 June 2017 Last date for early bird registration:                    14 July 2017 Deadline for registration:… Read more »

Smart Tourism Workshop @eTourism Lab, Bournemouth University Wednesday 22 March

Smart Tourism Workshop @eTourism Lab, Fusion Building FG06 Department of Tourism and Hospitality, Bournemouth University Wednesday 22 March 2017 – 10:00-17:00 Fusion, Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus BH12 5BB, UK. Supported by Digital Town. Smart tourism is changing the competitiveness of tourism destinations and determines their ability to cocreate value for their stakeholders. Through interoperability and… Read more »

Congratulations to John Fotis for receiving PhD thesis excellence award @ENTER2016!

Dr John Fotis have been awared the Excellence award by IFITT for his PhD thesis on “The use of social media on consumer behaviour” at ENTER2016! Congratulations!!!! John Fotis  made his doctoral research on “The use of social media and its impacts on consumer behaviour: The context of holiday travel”. During the last years, social… Read more »

Dr Barbara Neuhofer contributed to IFITTtalk@Salzburg – Brennpunkt eTourism event

Dr Barbara Neuhofer contributed to IFITTtalk@Salzburg – Brennpunkt eTourism event. The first IFITTtalk@Salzburg took place on the 22nd of October 2015 at Salzburg University of Applied Science as a main academic event within the annual Brennpunk eTourism. More than 350 academics, students and practitioners attended the event.

Two upcomming events by BU eTourism Lab @WTM London 2015!!!

Meet BUeTourismLab at WTM2015

1) eTourism Dynamics: SMART TOURISM
Monday, 2 November, 12:15 at the Global Stage
Free tickets: https://goo.gl/fYu5od
#BUeTourismLab and #IFITT event

2) BU Tourism Futures Forum and Tourism Routes and the Holy Grail
Tuesday, 3 November 15:30 at South Gallery 13&14
Free tickets: http://goo.gl/WHrvlV

Congratulations to Zornitza Yovcheva!

Zornitza Yovcheva PhD

  The annual Institute of Travel & Tourism (ITT) Student Awards recognise the travel industry’s talents. This year the member of BU eTourism Lab Zornitza Yovcheva has received the ITT PhD Studend of the Year award at the House of Commons in recognition of her outstanding work and talent. The ITT is the only professional… Read more »

Smart Tourism Workshop VIDEO

VIDEO from the Smart Tourism workshop is available now at Youtube: KEYNOTE: Cedric Chambaz (Microsoft) intelligent platforms and shifting search paradigms: https://youtu.be/VsQ-p3As4Dc Smart Tourism – THEORETICAL CONCEPTS cutting edge developments and global best practice: https://youtu.be/0lgU2adWgrA KEYNOTE: Antonio Lopez De Avila (SEGITTUR): Smart tourism destinations-Making Spain smart: https://youtu.be/4COjdLFcoqg Smart Tourism – PRACTICE IMPLICATIONS for tourism destinations… Read more »