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updates for the BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference Bournemouth University, 4-6th September 2017 Visitor Economy: Strategies and Innovations

As the programme is evolving we would like to update you with regards the   BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference Bournemouth University, 4-6th September 2017  Visitor Economy: Strategies and Innovations http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/visitor-economy  Register on https://thevisitorseconomy.eventbrite.com  Programme http://tinyurl.com/BUConf060616 1) The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) will be supporting and endorsing the conference and Daniela Wagner – PATA Regional Director- Europe, Middle… Read more »

Smart Tourism and Agile Destination Management, Bournemouth University Festival of Learning Tuesday 11 July 2017 10:00 – 17:00

Bournemouth University Festival of Learning 2017 Smart Tourism and Agile Destination Management https://smart-tourism-and-agile-destination-management.eventbrite.co.uk Bookings on https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/date/366208 eTourismLab, Bournemouth University, Share Lecture Theatre, Talbot Campus, BH12 5BB The internet of things, big data, wearable technology and augmented reality are just a handful of the technological innovations driving change in our business and personal lives. To stay competitive,… Read more »

Education, eEducation and eLearning one of the topics discussed at the BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference Bournemouth University

Education, eEducation and eLearning one of the topics discussed at the BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference Bournemouth University, 4-6th September 2017 Visitor Economy: Strategies and Innovations http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/visitor-economy ABSTRACTS DEADLINE 30 JUNE Track chair: Daisy Fan Bournemouth University and Hanqin Zhang Qiu, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Constant Internet developments and heavy usage of social media… Read more »

Profs Ladkin and Buhalis paper awarded The International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management Highly Commended Paper in the 2017 Literati Awards

Very proud that that our paper Adele Ladkin, Dimitrios Buhalis, (2016) “Online and social media recruitment: Hospitality employer and prospective employee considerations”, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, Vol. 28 Issue: 2, pp.327-345, https://doi.org/10.1108/IJCHM-05-2014-0218 is The International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management Highly Commended Paper in the 2017 Literati Awards FREE access on http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/full/10.1108/IJCHM-05-2014-0218   Adele Ladkin (School of Tourism, Bournemouth University,… Read more »

Dr Anya Chapman celebrates 200 years of the British Seaside Pier

Dr Anya Chapman recently presented a paper entitled ‘Celebrating 200 years of the British Seaside Pier’ at the ‘Beside the Seaside’ conference in Scarborough. The conference was hosted by the Seaside Heritage Network, which Anya is a founding member of.  In her presentation, Anya looked at the historic development of British seaside pleasure piers, from… Read more »

Smart Tourism and Hospitality SEMINAR@SHTM School of Hotel & Tourism Management – PolyU Hong Kong Polytechnic University by Prof. Dimitrios Buhalis Bournemouth University

Smart Tourism and Hospitality SEMINAR@SHTM School of Hotel & Tourism Management –  PolyU Hong Kong Polytechnic University  by Prof. Dimitrios Buhalis Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality  Dear Colleagues, RSs, D.HTM and MSc Students,  You are cordially invited to attend a seminar presented by Prof. Dimitrios Buhalis, with details as follows:  Friday 2 June 2017 – 11:00am – 12:00 Room:… Read more »

PROVISIONAL programme for the BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference Bournemouth University, 4-6th September 2017 Visitor Economy

PROVISIONAL programme for the BU Tourism and Hospitality Conference Bournemouth University,  4-6th September 2017  Visitor Economy: Strategies and Innovations http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/visitor-economy Register on https://thevisitorseconomy.eventbrite.com The conference has attracted a very large number of abstracts and due to public demand we will extend the deadline  Look forward to welcome you to Bournemouth University  Adam Blake, Neelu Seetaram, Dimitrios Buhalis Provisional Programme… Read more »

New Article on Tourism Destination Word of Mouth

New Article on Tourism Destination Word of Mouth  : Williams, N., Inversini; A., Buhalis, D., Ferdinand, N., 2017 Destination eWOM drivers and characteristics, Annals of Tourism Research 64 (2017) 87–101  DOWNLOAD FOR FREE http://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2017.02.007 Destination eWOM: A macro and meso network approach? Nigel L. Williamsa, , , Alessandro Inversinib, Nicole Ferdinandc, Dimitrios Buhalisd  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.annals.2017.02.007  Highlights •Destination eWOM network structure remains unchanged despite scale… Read more »

Bournemouth University is a proud partner of INVTUR2017 Conference at the University of Aveiro Portugal

Bournemouth University is a proud partner of INVTUR2017 Conference at the University of Aveiro Portugal International conference- Co-creating the future of tourism University of Aveiro, Portugal May 17th – 19th, 2017 https://www.ua.pt/invtur/# Professor Dimitrios Buhalis is cochair of the conference, Professor Adele Ladkin is Keynote and Yeyen Sinatra is Social Media Champion  Follow #INVTUR #UnivAveiro Universidade… Read more »