Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Recommender Systems in Tourism

    1. Tariq Mahmood, Francesco Ricci, Adriano Venturini, Wolfram Höpken
      Pages 1-11
    2. Sudarshan Venkataiah, Nalin Sharda, Mohan Ponnada
      Pages 12-23
    3. Markus Zanker, Matthias Fuchs, Wolfram Höpken, Mario Tuta, Nina Müller
      Pages 24-34
  3. User Generated Content in Tourism

    1. Ulrike Gretzel, Kyung Hyan Yoo
      Pages 35-46
    2. Youn-ah Kang, John Stasko, Kurt Luther, Avinash Ravi, Yan Xu
      Pages 59-69
  4. Online Communities

    1. Jin Young Chung, Dimitrios Buhalis
      Pages 70-81
    2. Irem Arsal, Sheila Backman, Elizabeth Baldwin
      Pages 82-93
    3. Patricio Carrera, Chia-Yu Chiu, Pailin Pratipwattanawong, Somjai Chienwattanasuk, Sharifah Fatimah Syed Ahmad, Jamie Murphy
      Pages 94-105
  5. Web Services

    1. Rodolfo Baggio, Magda Antonioli Corigliano, Massimo Monetti
      Pages 106-116
    2. Maria Teresa Linaza, Frederik Lölhöffel, Ander Garcia, Carlos Lamsfus, Aurkene Alzua-Sorzabal, Ainhoa Lazkano
      Pages 130-140
  6. Web 2.0 and Tourism

    1. Roland Schegg, Andreas Liebrich, Miriam Scaglione, Sharifah Fatimah Syed Ahmad
      Pages 152-163
  7. Dynamic Packaging

  8. Destination Management Systems

    1. François Bédard, Marie Claire Louillet, Alix Verner, Marie-Claude Joly
      Pages 220-231
    2. Roberto Daniele, Andrew J. Frew
      Pages 232-243
  9. Hotel Electronic Distribution I

    1. Astrid Dickinger, Josef Mazanec
      Pages 244-254
    2. Rosanna Leung, Rob Law
      Pages 255-266
    3. ShanShan Qi, Rosanna Leung, Rob Law, Dimitrios Buhalis
      Pages 267-278
  10. Hotel Electronic Distribution II

    1. Matthias Fuchs, Mario Tuta, Wolfram Höpken
      Pages 279-290
    2. Matthias Fuchs, Wolfram Höpken, Alexander Eybl, Jürgen Ulrich
      Pages 291-302
    3. Noor Hazarina Hashim, Sharifah Fatimah Syed Ahmad, Jamie Murphy
      Pages 303-312
  11. Mobile Technology and Tourism

    1. Elisabeth Haid, Günter Kiechle, Nicolas Göll, Martin Soutschek
      Pages 313-323
    2. Isto Huvila, Kari Uotila, Jari-Pekka Paalassalo, Jesse Huurre, Sonja Veräjänkorva
      Pages 336-347
  12. Travel Technology

  13. Tourism Destinations

    1. Dimitrios Buhalis, Luca Pistidda
      Pages 383-394
    2. Iis P. Tussyadiah, Daniel R. Fesenmaier, Youngjin Yoo
      Pages 395-406
    3. Markus Bauer, Christoph Herzog, Hannes Werthner, Birgit Dippelreiter, Kathrin Prantner
      Pages 407-417
  14. Techonlogy Acceptance

  15. Knowing the Customer

  16. Search and Travel

  17. Managing Tourism Technology

    1. Lydia Bauer, Philipp Boksberger, Josef Herget, Sonja Hierl, Noelene Orsolini
      Pages 521-532
    2. Wolfram Höpken, Markus Scheuringer, Dirk Linke, Matthias Fuchs
      Pages 533-544
    3. Astrid Dickinger, Arno Scharl, Hermann Stern, Albert Weichselbraun, Karl Wöber
      Pages 545-555
  18. Tourism Networks

About these proceedings


This collection of papers presented at the ENTER 2008 Conference represents cutting-edge research on the topic of “eTourism: The View from the Future”. This year's 50 full research papers cover topics such as: user-generated content, dynamic packaging, mobile applications, context-aware systems, technology adoption, and recommender systems. All papers have undergone a double blind peer review process; therefore, the proceedings represent once more the state of the art of IT and Tourism research.


communication technology information technology tourism travel

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter O’Connor
    • 1
  • Wolfram Höpken
    • 2
  • Ulrike Gretzel
    • 3
  1. 1.Ecole Supérieure des Sciences Economiques et Commerciales Business SchoolInstitut de Management Hotelier InternationalCergy-PontoiseFrance
  2. 2.eTourism Competence Center AustriaInnsbruckAustria
  3. 3.Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism SciencesTexas A&M UniversityCollege StationUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Wien 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Vienna
  • Print ISBN 978-3-211-77279-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-211-77280-5
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