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Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics

Culture and Tourism in a Smart, Globalized, and Sustainable World

7th International Conference of IACuDiT, Hydra, Greece, 2020

Editors: Katsoni, Vicky, van Zyl, Ciná (Eds.)

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  • Embraces ICT as a powerful development tool
  • Presents strategies and campaigns for smart tourism
  • Offers numerous examples from the whole spectrum of cultural and heritage tourism
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This book gathers the proceedings of the 7th International Conference, with the theme “Culture and Tourism in a Smart, Globalized and Sustainable World,” held on Hydra Island, Greece, on June 17–19, 2020, published with the support of the International Association of Cultural and Digital Tourism.

Highlighting the contributions made by numerous writers to the advancement of tourism research, this book presents a critical academic discourse on sustainable practices in the smart tourism context, improving readers’ understanding of, and stimulating future debates in, this critical area. In addition to the knowledge economy and the concept of smart destinations, the book addresses new modes of tourism management and development, as well as emerging technologies, including location-based services, the Internet of things, smart cities, mobile services, gamification, digital collections and the virtual visitor, social media, social networking, and augmented reality.

 


About the authors

Vicky Katsoni is Associate Professor at the Tourism Management Department of the University of West Athens, Greece, and she is also teaching at the Greek Open University. She has published 12 books on tourism, chapters in edited volumes, and numerous papers in highly academic journals. She is the president of the non-profit “International Association of Cultural and Digital Tourism” (IACuDiT) and a member of the Editorial Board of many scientific journals in tourism and marketing.
Ciná van Zyl has been active in the last 3 decades either in academic teaching, creating training programs, curricula, and syllabus or in a managing capacity as Head of the Department of Applied Management at the University of South Africa, Pretoria. She is currently a task team member of the College of Economics and Management Sciences Innovation Hub, a registered community engagement project empowering small-medium enterprises (SMEs) in the community.    

Table of contents (49 chapters)

Table of contents (49 chapters)
  • Sport Tourism: An Analysis of Possible Developmental Factors in Sport and Recreation Centers

    Pages 3-24

    Yfantidou, Georgia (et al.)

  • Cycling Tourism: Characteristics and Challenges for the Developments and Promotions of a Special Interest Product

    Pages 25-42

    Tsitoura, Elina (et al.)

  • Evaluating the Economic Impact of Active Sports Tourism Events: Lessons Learned from Cyprus

    Pages 43-54

    Achilleos, Achilleas (et al.)

  • The Effects of PUSH and PULL Factors on Spectators’ Satisfaction Attitudes. A Mediation Analysis of Perceived Satisfaction from a Small-Scale Sport's Event

    Pages 55-70

    Mouratidis, Konstantinos (et al.)

  • Strategic Negotiation Factors in Participating at Recreational Sport Activities Aiming at the Well-being and the Presentation of Perma Scale for the Greek Population

    Pages 71-83

    Yfantidou, Georgia (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Culture and Tourism in a Smart, Globalized, and Sustainable World
Book Subtitle
7th International Conference of IACuDiT, Hydra, Greece, 2020
Editors
  • Vicky Katsoni
  • Ciná van Zyl
Series Title
Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-72469-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-72469-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-72468-9
Series ISSN
2198-7246
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXI, 762
Number of Illustrations
21 b/w illustrations, 146 illustrations in colour
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