Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2014

Proceedings of the International Conference in Dublin, Ireland, January 21-24, 2014

  • Zheng Xiang
  • Iis Tussyadiah
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Mobile Technologies and Context-Aware Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ander Garcia, Isabel Torre, Maria Teresa Linaza
      Pages 3-16
    3. Theresa Karolina Schieder, Asta Adukaite, Lorenzo Cantoni
      Pages 17-29
    4. Ion Gil Fuentetaja, Ion Zugasti Simon, Ariane Rubio Aranzabal, Maria Peralta Ariza, Carlos Lamsfus, Aurkene Alzua-Sorzabal
      Pages 31-44
    5. Asta Adukaite, Annina Melanie Reimann, Elena Marchiori, Lorenzo Cantoni
      Pages 45-57
    6. Matthias Braunhofer, Mehdi Elahi, Francesco Ricci, Thomas Schievenin
      Pages 87-100
  3. Social Media Marketing Strategies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. Jing Ge, Ulrike Gretzel, Rodney J. Clarke
      Pages 159-173
    3. Dimitrios Buhalis, Marie-Kristin Foerste
      Pages 175-185
    4. Oriol Miralbell, Aurkene Alzua-Sorzabal, Jon Kepa Gerrikagoitia
      Pages 187-199
    5. Wolfgang Koerbitz, Irem Önder
      Pages 201-211
  4. Emotion and Sentiment Analyses

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 237-237
    2. Astrid Dickinger, Lidija Lalicic
      Pages 239-252
    3. Sergej Schmunk, Wolfram Höpken, Matthias Fuchs, Maria Lexhagen
      Pages 253-265
    4. Jeongmi (Jamie) Kim, Daniel R. Fesenmaier
      Pages 281-295
  5. Social Network and Interaction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Edward Alexander Berger, Cody Morris Paris
      Pages 299-312
    3. Rodolfo Baggio, Giacomo Del Chiappa
      Pages 327-338
    4. Barbara Neuhofer, Dimitrios Buhalis, Adele Ladkin
      Pages 339-352
  6. Online Reviews

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 353-353
    2. Shanshan Qi, Fiona Yang, Catherine Li
      Pages 355-365
    3. Edward Boon, Michelle Bonera, Alessandro Bigi
      Pages 367-379
    4. Selena Aureli, Renato Medei, Enrico Supino, Claudio Travaglini
      Pages 381-393
  7. ICT and Travellers’ Behaviour

  8. Gaming, Gamification and Smart Tourism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 495-495
    2. María Teresa Linaza, Aitor Gutierrez, Ander García
      Pages 497-509
    3. Dai-In Han, Timothy Jung, Alex Gibson
      Pages 511-523
    4. Feifei Xu, Jessika Weber, Dimitrios Buhalis
      Pages 525-537
    5. Dimitrios Buhalis, Aditya Amaranggana
      Pages 553-564
    6. Chulmo Koo, Youhee Joun, Heejeong Han, Namho Chung
      Pages 579-592

About these proceedings


The papers presented in this volume advance the state-of-the-art research on social media and Web 2.0, electronic tourism marketing, website development and evaluation, search engine marketing and optimization, IT adoption and diffusion, virtual travel communities, mobile technologies, management information systems in tourism, eLearning, recommender systems for tourism businesses and destinations and electronic distribution for hospitality and travel products. This book covers the most significant topics contributed by prominent scholars from around the world and is suitable for both academics and practitioners who are interested in the latest developments in e-Tourism.


Destination management Electronic distribution Electronic tourism marketing Hospitality Information technology Management information systems Mobile technologies Recommender systems Search engine marketing Search engine optimization Social media Travel and tourism Virtual travel communities Web 2.0 Website development Website evaluation e-business eLearning

Editors and affiliations

  • Zheng Xiang
    • 1
  • Iis Tussyadiah
    • 2
  1. 1.Virginia TechBlacksburgUSA
  2. 2.Washington State UniversityVancouverUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-03972-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-03973-2
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