Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2018

Proceedings of the International Conference in Jönköping, Sweden, January 24-26, 2018

  • Brigitte Stangl
  • Juho Pesonen
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Virtual Reality and Gamification

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Chulmo Koo, Kyuwon Choi, Juyeon Ham, Namho Chung
      Pages 16-28
  3. Sharing Economy, Crowdsourcing and Coopetition

  4. Information Search and Travel Behaviour

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Muhyang (Moon) Oh, Irene Cheng Chu Chan, Fuad Mehraliyev
      Pages 117-128
    3. Shumpei Iinuma, Hidetsugu Nanba, Toshiyuki Takezawa
      Pages 129-142
    4. Shahab Pourfakhimi, Tara Duncan, Willem Coetzee
      Pages 143-155
  5. Social Media

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 157-157
    2. Lidija Lalicic, Assumpció Huertas, Antonio Moreno, Stefan Gindl, Mohammed Jabreel
      Pages 159-171
    3. Lidija Lalicic, Stefan Gindl
      Pages 172-185
    4. Aleksander Groth, Rosanna Buchauer, Stephan Schlögl
      Pages 186-199
    5. Kyungmin Lee, Juyeon Ham, Sung-Byung Yang, Chulmo Koo
      Pages 214-227
    6. Jamie Murphy, Ulrike Gretzel, Juho Pesonen, Anne-Liise Elorinne, Kirsi Silvennoinen
      Pages 228-239
  6. Social Media and Technology in the Hospitality Industry

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 241-241
    2. Dandison Ukpabi, Sunday Olaleye, Emmanuel Mogaji, Heikki Karjaluoto
      Pages 243-256
    3. Yeyen Sinarta, Dimitrios Buhalis
      Pages 283-295
    4. Iis P. Tussyadiah, Sangwon Park
      Pages 308-320
  7. Mobile Tourism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 321-321
    2. Rob Law, Sunny Sun, Markus Schuckert, Dimitrios Buhalis
      Pages 336-348
    3. Dario Cavada, Mehdi Elahi, David Massimo, Stefano Maule, Elena Not, Francesco Ricci et al.
      Pages 349-361
  8. Data Mining and Sentiment Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 363-363
    2. Christian Weismayer, Ilona Pezenka, Christopher Han-Kie Gan
      Pages 365-380
    3. Wolfram Höpken, Tobias Eberle, Matthias Fuchs, Maria Lexhagen
      Pages 381-393
    4. Aleksandar Trpkovski, Huy Quan Vu, Gang Li, Hua Wang, Rob Law
      Pages 394-406
  9. Recommender Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 407-407
    2. Lisa Glatzer, Julia Neidhardt, Hannes Werthner
      Pages 409-421
    3. Mete Sertkan, Julia Neidhardt, Hannes Werthner
      Pages 422-434
  10. Education and Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 435-435
    2. Elide Garbani-Nerini, Nadzeya Kalbaska, Lorenzo Cantoni
      Pages 450-462
    3. Pierre Benckendorff, Iis P. Tussyadiah, Caroline Scarles
      Pages 463-472
    4. Mattia Rainoldi, Barbara Neuhofer, Mario Jooss
      Pages 473-485
  11. Big Data

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 487-487
    2. Miriam Scaglione, Colin Johnson, Pascale Favre
      Pages 501-514
    3. Juan Murillo Arias, Juan de Dios Romero Palop, Diego J. Bodas Sagi, Heribert Valero Lapaz
      Pages 515-527

About these proceedings


This book presents the latest research into the application of information and communication technologies within the travel and tourism sectors. Readers will find insightful contributions on a wide range of topics, including digital marketing, social media and online travel reviews, mobile computing, augmented and virtual reality, gamification, recommender systems, electronic distribution, online education and learning, and the sharing economy. Particular attention is devoted to the actual and potential impact of big data, and the development and implementation of digital strategies, including digital marketing and the digital economy. In addition to the description of research advances and innovative concepts, a number of informative case studies are presented. The contents of the book are based on the 2018 ENTER eTourism conference, held in Jönköping, Sweden. The volume will appeal to all academics and practitioners with an interest in the most recent developments in eTourism. 


eTourism ICT in tourism digital economy digital marketing ENTER 2018 IFITT travel and tourism mobile services travel information search social media strategies mobile computing eTourism Conference

Editors and affiliations

  • Brigitte Stangl
    • 1
  • Juho Pesonen
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Hospitality and Tourism ManagementUniversity of SurreyGuildfordUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Business School, Centre for Tourism StudiesUniversity of Eastern FinlandKuopioFinland

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