Technology Enhanced Tourist Experiences: a holistic exploration of how technology can enhance tourist experiences

Technology Enhanced Tourist Experiences  Barbara Neuhofer and Dimitrios Buhalis The notion of consumers increasingly striving for experiences constitutes an important concept for the tourism industry. The strategic staging of experiences in the experience economy has become crucial for companies as products have become commodified and competitive advantage can only obtained by providing customers with unique… Read more »

ENTER2013 Awards for the BU eTourismLab

Last week, after the success of ENTER2013 @ Innsbruck, Austria Professor Dimitrios Buhalis and PhD student Soultana Symeonidou were both awarded separate awards from the conference committee. Dimitrios was awarded the “20 Years ENTER Paper Contribution” 1st Place and Soultana won the “Best PhD Proposal Award” 3rd Place. Enter 2013 ran from Tuesday 22nd –… Read more »