Bournemouth University Tourism Summit: Tourism and Hospitality in the era of disruption Friday 10th February 2017, 10:00-18:00 https://bournemouth-university-tourism-summit-tourism.eventbrite.co.uk By invitation only Grange City Hotel, 8-14 Cooper’s Row, London, EC3N 2BQ (Metro: Tower Hill) https://www.grangehotels.com/hotels-london/grange-city/ The Bournemouth University Tourism Summit is a by invitation only tourism think tank that brings together Senior Tourism Executives with academics, researchers,… Read more »
Immersive technology and marketing to be explored in 2017 Mike Warne event The use of Virtual Reality (VR) and Immersive Technology in Marketing is under the spotlight at this year’s annual Mike Warne Event. The event takes place at Bournemouth University’s Talbot Campus on Wednesday 1 March, and has been organised by final year BA (Hons) Marketing… Read more »
New Research Article : Xu, F., Buhalis, D., Weber, J., 2017, Serious games and the gamification of tourism, Tourism Management, Volume 60, June 2017, Pages 244–256 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tourman.2016.11.020 https://goo.gl/eGxQJa Highlights •A systematic review of the concept of gamification. •Identified extrinsic and intrinsic motivational gaming elements that contribute to a meaningful gamification. •Discussed the application of gamification… Read more »
Smart tourism destinations: ecosystems for tourism destination competitiveness
Kim Boes , Dimitrios Buhalis , Alessandro Inversini (pp. 108 – 124)
International Journal of Tourism Cities
Volume 2 Issue 2
Type: Research paper
Keywords: ICT , Tourism competitiveness , Smart city , Smart tourism destination
BU eTourismLab members latest research in eTourism, Smartness, Information and Communication Technologies for Tourism an other topics. BOOKS JOURNAL ARTICLES AND RESEARCH PAPERS
Watch the most significant workshops, presentations and interviews in eTourism and Smart Tourism produced by Bournemouth University eTourism Lab members
EPSRC Balance Network Event: Digital Work Life Balance: “Going off the Grid” Can employees really switch off during travel? 9th March 2016, DepTH, Bournemouth University Do we ever switch off our phones? Are we constantly checking emails while we are on holiday? Do we… Read more »
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 »
Congratulations to Professor Dimitrios Buhalis who has been recently appointed Head of Tourism and Hospitality in the Faculty of Management of Bournemouth University!
2015 update of books, research articles and videos by BU eTourism Lab! Recent research by Prof. Dimitrios Buhalis, Dr. Alessandro Inversini, Dr. Barbara Neuhofer and others.