Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2020

Proceedings of the International Conference in Surrey, United Kingdom, January 08–10, 2020

Editors: Neidhardt, Julia, Wörndl, Wolfgang (Eds.)

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  • Features latest research on information and communication technologies in tourism which leads to innovation and idea generation
  • Provides a comprehensive overview of the central topics in eTourism helping the reader to understand the bigger picture
  • Offers a global research progress perspective demonstrating a large number of methods
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Gathering the outcomes of the 27th annual international eTourism conference ENTER2020, this book presents new research, innovative systems and industry case studies on the application of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in travel and tourism. It shares the latest findings discussed at the conference and highlights various topics within the field, including social media, destination marketing, recommender systems and decision-making, virtual and augmented reality, technology in tourism, and research on hotels and activities. Readers will find a wealth of state-of-the-art insights and ideas on how information and communication technologies can be applied in travel and tourism.



About the authors

Julia Neidhardt is a researcher at the Faculty of Informatics at TU Wien, Austria. She has a background in mathematics and computer science, and her research interests include picture-based travel recommender systems, predictive models of touristic behavior and peer influence in online social networks. Dr. Neidhardt has published over 30 papers in peer-reviewed journals and conferences. She was co-chair of the Workshop on Recommenders in Tourism (RecTour) at the ACM RecSys Conference in the last four years and research track co-chair of ENTER 2019.

Wolfgang Wörndl is a senior researcher and lecturer at the Department of Informatics at TU Munich (TUM), Germany. He obtained diploma degrees in both computer science and business and holds a doctoral degree in computer science from TUM. His current research focuses on interactive recommender systems in mobile scenarios such as travel and tourism. He co-organized and served as program committee member for a large number of journals, conferences and workshops, e.g. local chair of ACM MobiSys 2018 and co-chair of the Workshop on Recommenders in Tourism (RecTour) at the ACM RecSys Conference.


Table of contents (26 chapters)

Table of contents (26 chapters)
  • Adapting to an Emerging Social Media Landscape: The Rise of Informalization of Company Communication in Tourism

    Pages 3-14

    Dijkmans, Corné (et al.)

  • The Dualistic Model of Passion for Online Travel Community Activities: The Role of Real-Me and Emotional Loneliness

    Pages 15-26

    Lee, Kwang-Ho (et al.)

  • Classification and Visualization of Travel Blog Entries Based on Types of Tourism

    Pages 27-37

    Shibata, Naoki (et al.)

  • Customer Value Framework and Recommendation Intention: The Moderating Role of Customer Characteristics in an Online Travel Community

    Pages 38-49

    Ukpabi, Dandison C. (et al.)

  • Which Photo Themes Evoke Higher Intention to Visit Switzerland?

    Pages 53-64

    Chen, Meng-Mei (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2020
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the International Conference in Surrey, United Kingdom, January 08–10, 2020
Editors
  • Julia Neidhardt
  • Wolfgang Wörndl
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-36737-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-36737-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-36736-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 322
Number of Illustrations
28 b/w illustrations, 39 illustrations in colour
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