20.7.14

The role of e-learning applications within the tourism sector

eLearn Center Research Paper Series
8 (2014)
special issue on The role of e-learning applications within the tourism sector
coordinated by Oriol Miralbell, Lorenzo Cantoni, Nadzeya Kalbaska

fully available online for download

Destination Online Communication: Why Less is Sometimes More. A Study of Online Communications of English Destinations

Alessandro Inversini, Lorenzo Cantoni, Marianna De Pietro
Destination Online Communication: Why Less is Sometimes More. A Study of Online Communications of English Destinations 
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing 
Vol. 31, Iss. 5, 2014


21.6.14

Barriers and Facilitators in the Maturity Process for Web Promotion of Italian Tourist Destinations

Barriers and Facilitators in the Maturity Process for Web Promotion of Italian Tourist Destinations (available in English and in Italian)  
by Cristina Fabi, Elena Marchiori, Lorenzo Cantoni
AlmaTourism. Journal of Tourism, Culture and Territorial Development, 5/1 (2014)


18.6.14

The Role of Food and Gastronomy in Online Travel Reviews about Agritourism Experiences. The case of Italy

The slides of the presentation The Role of Food and Gastronomy in Online Travel Reviews about Agritourism Experiences. The case of Italy by Elena Marchiori, Fabienne Boegli, Asta Adukaite, and Lorenzo Cantoni.
Done at the 3rd International Conference UNITWIN - UNESCO Chair “Culture, Tourism, Development”: Tourism and Gastronomy Heritage: Foodscapes, Gastroregions and Gastronomy Tourism, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. June 18th 2014

17.5.14

Jimmy Wales doctor honoris causa in Communication Sciences

Just had the great honor to award the title of doctor honoris causa of the Faculty of Communication Sciences of the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI lugano, Switzerland) to Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikimedia foundation.
Hereafter the reason as it appears on the diploma: “Per il suo ruolo nel promuovere la condivisione online della conoscenza e nell’offrire una piattaforma enciclopedica collaborativa aperta alle diverse lingue e culture” (“For his role in promoting online knowledge sharing, and in providing a collaborative encyclopedic platform open to different languages and cultures”).
At the following link it can befound my laudatio >>>



22.4.14

Nuovi media nella comunicazione turistica

È ora disponibile il volume in formato cartaceo:
Inversini, A. & Cantoni, L., Nuovi media nella comunicazione turistica, Società Editrice Dante Alighieri, Roma 2014, pp. 214, euro 12,00
http://www.societaeditricedantealighieri.it/libreria/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=133&products_id=1629

19.4.14

Buona Pasqua! Happy Easter!

Pietro Lorenzetti, Resurrection (c. 1320)
Fresco, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi