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Dynamic Packaging Semantic Platform for Tourism Intermediaries

  • Sonia Bilbao
  • Adelaida Lejarazu
  • Jesús Herrero

Abstract

Dynamic packaging is one of the most important technological trends in tourism. Intermediaries need e-Business solutions to offer the growing demand of personalised products and services. This paper describes a semantic e-Business platform for tourism package intermediaries that allows: adaptation and customisation of tourism products and services to the desires and restrictions of the tourist at any time; negotiation and coordination among different business partners; a digital collaboration environment of entities to carry out the business processes of the tourism intermediary; enough flexibility to adapt to future market demands and trends; enough flexibility to adapt to future tourist’s needs, business opportunities and restrictions.

Keywords

Dynamic packaging e-Business Tourism information systems Semantics 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sonia Bilbao
    • 1
  • Adelaida Lejarazu
    • 1
  • Jesús Herrero
    • 1
  1. 1.Robotiker-TecnaliaINFOTECHSpain

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