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Dr. Daisy Fan received “Best Paper of the Year 2019 for Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research (JHTR)”

Dr. Daisy Fan received “Best Paper of the Year 2019 for Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research (JHTR)” Congratulations to Dr. Daisy Fan together with all the other co-authors who has received the “2019 Outstanding JHTR Best Paper of the Year” in the Awards Banquet, 26 July 2019 at the ICHRIE summer conference, New Orleans,… Read more »

NEW PUBLICATION Fan, D., Buhalis, D., Lin, B., 2019, A tourist typology of online and face-to-face social contact: Destination immersion and tourism encapsulation/decapsulation, Annals of Tourism, Vol.78,  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2019.102757

NEW PUBLICATION  Fan, D., Buhalis, D., Lin, B., 2019, A tourist typology of online and face-to-face social contact: Destination immersion and tourism encapsulation/decapsulation, Annals of Tourism, Vol.78,  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2019.102757 Download from https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1ZQH0aZ3ER7eS Highlights • Information communication technology has changed tourists’ perceptions and behaviours. • Tourists use technology to connect with home while experiencing the destination. • The study… Read more »

NEW PAPER: Job Satisfaction and Employee Turnover Determinants in High Contact Services: Insights from Employees’ Online Reviews, Tourism Management,  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tourman.2019.04.030

NEW PAPER: Stamolampros, P., Korfiatis, N., Chalvatzis, K., Buhalis, D., 2019, Job Satisfaction and Employee Turnover Determinants in High Contact Services: Insights from Employees’ Online Reviews, Tourism Management,  Vol.75, Dec. pp.130-147, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tourman.2019.04.030 Abstract We explore a special case of electronic word of mouth that of employees’ online reviews to study the determinants of job satisfaction and employee… Read more »

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis addressed the World Tourism Organization Forum: Facing the Demographic Challenge Through Tourism and Innovation in Segovia, Spain, 26 March 2019.

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis addressed the World Tourism Organization Forum: Facing the Demographic Challenge Through Tourism and Innovation in Segovia, Spain, 26 March 2019. The meeting was opened by the Prime Minister of Spain, HE  Pedro Sánchez Pérez-Castejón, President of the Government of Spain and Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretary-General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization Professor Buhalis contributed to the Round Table focused… Read more »

New article by Angela Smith, Derek Robbins & Janet E. Dickinson 2019,

New article by Angela Smith, Derek Robbins & Janet E. Dickinson 2019, Defining sustainable transport in rural tourism: experiences from the New Forest Journal of Sustainable Tourism, Volume 27(2), Pages: 258-275 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/09669582.2017.1401633 ABSTRACT Transport policy agendas have long sought to bring about more sustainable transport at tourism destinations. Whilst there are examples of… Read more »

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality Top 10 in the world in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019: Hospitality & Leisure Management

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality Top 10 in the world in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019: Hospitality & Leisure Management. https://www.topuniversities.com/university-rankings/university-subject-rankings/2019/hospitality-leisure-management #hospitality #tourism #leisure #management #university #QS #ranking    

Register for TTRAEurope2019, Tourism in the era of connectivity, 

Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality, 8-10 April 2019 Early bird registration until end of February Information  www.bournemouth.ac.uk/ttra  Register https://ttra2019.eventbrite.co.uk/ Provisional programme https://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/sites/default/files/asset/document/TTRA2019vs13Feb2018.pdf