Tourism and Culture in the Age of Innovation

Second International Conference IACuDiT, Athens 2015

  • Vicky Katsoni
  • Anastasia Stratigea
Conference proceedings

Part of the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics book series (SPBE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Cultural Tourism and Regional Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Hans Lundberg, Marcela Ramírez-Pasillas, Anders Högberg
      Pages 23-40
    3. Labros Sdrolias, Nikolaos Kakkos, Dagmar Škodová-Parmová, Ladislav Rolinek, Eva Cudlínová, George Aspridis et al.
      Pages 41-67
    4. Labros Vasiliadis, Panagiotis Trivellas, Dimitrios Belias, John Meleas, Dimitrios Kyriakou, Athanasios Koustelios
      Pages 69-78
    5. Marta Duarte Oliveira, Jorge Tavares Ribeiro
      Pages 79-90
    6. Nadia Theuma, George Cassar, Sarah Faith Azzopardi, Giuseppina Cardia
      Pages 91-107
    7. Enkela Caca, Christos Ap. Ladias, Antoneta Polo
      Pages 109-119
    8. Mónica Beatríz Gelós
      Pages 121-130
    9. Elizabeth Booth, Raymond Powell
      Pages 131-143
    10. Ioannis Samoladas, Charalampos Zilianakis, Katerina Lazaridou, Konstantina Papadopoulou, Eleni Tsolaki, Dafni-Maria Nerantzaki
      Pages 157-170
    11. Panagiotis Trivellas, Nikolaos Kakkos, Labros Vasiliadis, Dimitrios Belias
      Pages 171-181
  3. Emerging Forms of Tourism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 183-183
    2. Margere Rosa de Oliveira, Izabel Cristina Schander de Almeida, Helena Charko Ribeiro, Eurico de Oliveira Santos
      Pages 197-206
    3. Izabel Cristina Schander de Almeida, Helena Charko Ribeiro, Eurico de Oliveira Santos
      Pages 207-218
    4. Chris Dutt, Ivan Ninov, Donna Haas
      Pages 253-273
    5. N. Blanas, I. Anyfantis, I. Grigoriou, I. Koukoubliakos, M. Nousia, J. Meleas
      Pages 275-283
    6. G. Skoufas, A. Tsirika, E. Kalopesa, G. Zalidis
      Pages 285-300
  4. Methodologies, Tools and Approaches for Managing Tourist Destinations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 301-301
    2. Jithendran Kokkranikal, Yeon Sun Yang, Ray Powell, Elizabeth Booth
      Pages 321-330
    3. Athanasios Koutras, Alkiviadis Panagopoulos, Ioannis A. Nikas
      Pages 361-375
    4. Susana Silva, Dora Martins
      Pages 393-410
    5. Dimitrios Belias, Dimitrios Kyriakou, Labros Vasiliadis, Athanasios Koustelios, Marina Bregkou, Konstantinos Varsanis
      Pages 411-425
    6. George Vairaktarakis, Nikolaos Blanas, Theodosia Leventi, George Aspridis, Labros Sdrolias
      Pages 427-443
  5. ICT Developments and Tourism: New Perspectives

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 445-445
    2. Adriaan De Man, Cristiana Oliveira
      Pages 447-455
    3. Vasiliki Vrana, Kostas Zafiropoulos, Konstantinos Antoniadis
      Pages 457-469
    4. Dimitrios Kyriakou, Dimitrios Belias, Labros Vassiliadis, Athanasios Koustelios, Marina Bregkou, Konstantinos Varsanis
      Pages 471-483
    5. Sofia Reino, Maria Rita Massaro
      Pages 485-497
    6. Raffaella Folgieri, Miriam Bait, Jean Paul Medina Carrion
      Pages 499-522
    7. Dimitrios Paschaloudis, Eirini Koukidou, Apostolos Kottas, Konstantina Saliaka
      Pages 523-534
    8. Andre Azouri, Ghada Salem, Ali Khreis, Marwan Azouri
      Pages 551-562
    9. Vicky Katsoni, Natali Dologlou
      Pages 563-575
    10. Spiros Polimeris, Christine Calfoglou
      Pages 577-587
    11. Leszek Koziol, Radoslaw Pyrek, Anna Wojtowicz
      Pages 617-625

About these proceedings


This book focuses on cultural tourism as it develops into the second decade of the new millennium. It presents recent hospitality and tourism research findings from various sources, including academic researchers and scholars, industry professionals, government and quasi-government officials, and other key industry practitioners. It discusses the latest tourism industry trends and identifies gaps in the research from a pragmatic and applied perspective. It includes specific chapters on innovation in tourism, the virtual visitor, cross-cultural visions of digital collections, heritage and museum management in the digital era, cultural and digital tourism policy, marketing and governance, social media, emerging technologies and e-tourism and many other topics of contemporary significance in global hospitality and tourism. The book is edited in collaboration with the International Association of Cultural and Digital Tourism (IACuDiT) and includes the proceedings of the Second International Conference on Cultural and Digital Tourism.


cultural tourism digital tourism e-tourism heritage tourism ICT applications in tourism tourism marketing

Editors and affiliations

  • Vicky Katsoni
    • 1
  • Anastasia Stratigea
    • 2
  1. 1.Technological Educational InstituteAthensGreece
  2. 2.Dept of Geography and Regional PlanningNational Technical University of AthensAthensGreece

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