Dimitrios Buhalis

Welcome to Council for Hospitality Management Education CHME 2018 Conference

Bournemouth University looks forward to welcome you to the Council for Hospitality Management Education CHME 2018 Conference  http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/CHME 22-25 May 2018 More than 22 Invited speakers from around the world, 60 research papers and posters, 30 PhD students and a comprehensive industry programme will facilitate great knowledge cocreation. It will be an incredible conference and… Read more »

New research on tourism innovation networks

New paper ‘Tourism innovation networks: a regional approach’ is now available for download: Brandão, F., Costa, C., and Buhalis, D., 2017, Tourism innovation networks: a regional approach, European Journal of Tourism Research, Vol.18, pp. 33-56 More recent publications on tourism innovation and technology-enabled research can be found here: BU eTourism Lab Journal Articles and Conference… Read more »

BU eTourism Lab Research in Journal and Conference Papers 2018

Latest BU eTourism Lab research in journal papers, conference papers and research notes of 2018 in Tourism Management, Information Technology in Tourism Management, Hospitality Education, and Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2018 book of ENTER2018 conference proceedings! 2018 Viglia, G., Pelloia, M., & Buhalis, D. (2018). Information Technology in Hospitality Education. In Innovation in… Read more »

New Video on Smart Tourism, IoT, AI and Big Data by Professor Dimitrios Buhalis

Smart Tourism at Foro Internacional Turismo Maspalomas 2017 Gran Canaria, Spain Professor Dimitrios Buhalis explains how the Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data is propelling Smart Tourism and personalisation, contextualisation and individualisation to reengineer the tourism industry and co-create value for all stakeholders. Co-creating authentic experiences will be critical of the competitiveness of tourism… Read more »

SMART TOURISM event: Big data, artificial intelligence and robotics revolutions @WTM London

November 8 @ 14:00 – 15:00 Free 8 Nov 2017, 14:00 – 15:00 WTM Inspire Theatre – EU490 World Travel Market, London  Free registration Smart Tourism session puts in agenda the main trends and challenges of smart tourism as well as discussion of research result on Smart Tourism conducted by Bournemouth University eTourism Lab. The… Read more »

Congratulations with the new role!


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 »