Realizing Accessible Tourism by Matching Stakeholders: Introduction to the Special Thematic Session

  • Kerstin Matausch
  • Franz Pühretmair
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6179)


The following paper discusses the necessity for a tourism for all which is realized along the whole tourism service chain and the need to match various stakeholders. It points out that policy- and management-driven activities are advantageous and that the achievement of ambitious goals has to be realized by single steps.


accessible tourism tourism for all stakeholder interests 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kerstin Matausch
    • 1
  • Franz Pühretmair
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute Integriert StudierenUniversity of LinzLinzAustria
  2. 2.Competence network information technology to support the integration of people with, disabilities (KI-I)LinzAustria

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