29.4.15

Observer les touristes pour mieux comprendre les tourismes - Observing tourists to better understand tourism

5ème colloque international de l’Association ASTRES – Association Tourisme, Recherche et Enseignement Supérieur
La Rochelle (France) -  9-12 juin 2015
Observer les touristes pour mieux comprendre les tourismes - Observing tourists to better understand tourism

I will contribute with a presentation titled: Information and communication technologies to listen to tourists. Practices, opportunities and challenges


see the provisional program here
 

25.4.15

Southern Africa Youth in Tourism Conference “Promoting Sustainable Tourism Development through the Involvement and Participation of the Youth”

Very happy and honored to have contributed to the Southern Africa Youth in Tourism Conference “Promoting Sustainable Tourism Development through the Involvement and Participation of the Youth”, which has taken place 23-24 April 2015, in Pointe aux Piments, Mauritius, organized by RETOSA, the Regional Tourism Organisation of Southern Africa.
It has been a great opportunity to meet the Junior Deputy Minister and the Junior Ministers (both current and former ones) of Tourism in the Southern African development Community (SADC), as well as to present WHACY, the World Heritage Awareness Campaign for Youth in SADC.
Hereafter some pictures.




28.2.15

When e-gov deals with tourists: the case of visa information

Asta Adukaite, Elmira Gazizova, and Lorenzo Cantoni. 2014. When e-gov deals with tourists: the case of visa information. 
In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance (ICEGOV '14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 334-337.  
http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2691195.2691283 

27.2.15

Using Photo-Elicitation to Explore Social Representations of Community Multimedia Centers in Mozambique

Sara Vannini, Isabella Rega, Simone Sala, Lorenzo Cantoni
Using Photo-Elicitation to Explore Social Representations of Community Multimedia Centers in Mozambique
The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries. EJISDC (2015) 67, 8, 1-23
http://www.ejisdc.org/ojs2/index.php/ejisdc/article/view/1297

25.1.15

Online representation of Switzerland as a tourism destination: An exploratory research on a Chinese microblogging platform

Hu, T., Marchiori, E., Kalbaska, N., Cantoni, L. Online representation of Switzerland as a tourism destination: An exploratory research on a Chinese microblogging platform. Studies in Communication Sciences (2015), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scoms.2014.12.001