Bournemouth University

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Professor Dimitrios Buhalis has been elected as one of the Vice Chairmen of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Affiliate Members. “I look forward to work closely with colleagues and organisations from around the world,” Professor Buhalis wrote on his social media accounts, regarding his new position. The Affiliate Members of UNWTO include companies… Read more »

SMART TOURISM workshop at Festival of Learning Bournemouth University/ IFITTtalk@Bournemouth

Bournemouth University eTourism Lab, Bournemouth Tourism and IFITT invite you to the Smart Tourism workshop at Festival of Learning Bournemouth University 14 July 2015 12:30–19:30 Lees Lecture Theatre Bournemouth University School of Tourism Smart Tourism workshop puts in agenda the main trends and challenges of smart tourism as well as discussion of research result on… Read more »

Holy Grail Route EU

Holy Grail Route with Bounemouth University eTourism Lab

The second project meeting of the Holy Grail Route EU project took place on March 30th and 31st at the University of West London. The project partners discussed the country reports, experts’ interviews and training sessions for tourism stakeholders. Special attention was given to the development of a concept for the website for the Holy… Read more »

Bournemouth University eTourism Lab leads at the ENTER 2014 Digital Tourism Conference in Dublin

Bournemouth University eTourism Lab leads at the ENTER 2014 Digital Tourism Conference in Dublin, From January 21-24 the famous ENTER 2014 will bring together again the eTourism community from all over the world for an exciting week full of eTourism events centered around the conference theme ‘Where Social Inspiration meets Dynamic eTourism Innovation’. Heavily involved… Read more »

ESRC Festival of Social Science 2013. Social Media: ‘Make or Break Your Reputation’

  On Friday November 8th, 2013, as part of ESRC Festival of Social Science 2013, Bournemouth University eTourismLab will host an interactive seminar titled Social Media: “Make or Break Your Reputation”. By inviting students and professionals from tourism, hospitality, marketing and technology field, this event will promote social science by exploring how using a social science… Read more »

BU eTourismLab hosts IFITT Doctoral Summer School at Bournemouth University from 8-9 July 2013

IFITT Doctoral Summer School: Vision of eTourism Bournemouth University, July, 8th-9th 2013   Hosted by the eTourism Lab at Bournemouth University, this first edition of the IFITT Summer Doctoral Summer School aims to bring together the future eTourism researchers for a two-day unconventional workshop on a variety of cutting edge eTourism topics. The IFITT Doctoral Summer… Read more »

Content, context, co-creation and other eTourism predictions for the next 20 years

This article by Prof. Dimitrios Buhalis, Director eTourismLab appeared on Tnooz.com Predicting technology is a thankless task, as it changes dramatically. It becomes more complex when trying to apply it to the tourism and travel industry; an industry that is extremely volatile, fragmented and dynamic. Nevertheless at the eTourism Lab of Bournemouth University, the team… Read more »

VS-Games 2013 – 5th International Conference on Games and Virtual Worlds for Serious Applications hosted at Bournemouth University

VS-Games 2013, the fifth outing of the International Conference on Games and Virtual Worlds for Serious Applications will be hosted at Bournemouth University, UK between the 11th and the 13th of September 2013. With the conference organized in previous years at locations such as Coventry (UK), Braga (Portugal), Athens (Greece) and Genoa (Italy), it will take place, for… Read more »