Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2013

Proceedings of the International Conference in Innsbruck, Austria, January 22-25, 2013

  • Lorenzo Cantoni
  • Zheng (Phil) Xiang

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Carlos Lamsfus, Zheng Xiang, Aurkene Alzua-Sorzabal, David Martín
    Pages 1-11
  3. Zornitza Yovcheva, Dimitrios Buhalis, Christos Gatzidis
    Pages 24-35
  4. Arthur Pitman, Josef Bernhart, Christian Posch, Martin Zambaldi, Markus Zanker
    Pages 70-81
  5. Elena Marchiori, Pauline Milwood, Florian Zach
    Pages 107-118
  6. Svetlana Stepchenkova, Andrei Kirilenko, Hany Kim
    Pages 144-156
  7. Wolfram Höpken, Matthias Fuchs, Gerhard Höll, Dimitri Keil, Maria Lexhagen
    Pages 157-169
  8. Elena Marchioria, Lorenzo Cantonib, Daniel R. Fesenmaierc
    Pages 170-182
  9. Rodolfo Baggio, Giacomo Del Chiappa
    Pages 183-194
  10. Rosanna Leung, Markus Schuckert, Emmy Yeung
    Pages 195-206
  11. Martin Hochmeister, Ulrike Gretzel, Hannes Werthner
    Pages 218-229

About these proceedings


The papers presented in this volume advance the state of the art in social media and Web 2.0, electronic tourism marketing, web site and search engine optimization, technology adoption and diffusion, online communities, tourism management and decision support, eLearning, mobile technologies and applications in tourism, recommender systems, e-intermediaries and networks in tourism, customer research in e-tourism and user generated content. The volume collects research papers of prominent scholars from around the world with a disciplinary background in the fields of social or computer sciences. The book covers the most significant topics within the study field of electronic tourism and addresses both, academics and practitioners interested in the latest advances in the electronic travel and tourism domain.


communication technology information technology tourism travel

Editors and affiliations

  • Lorenzo Cantoni
    • 1
  • Zheng (Phil) Xiang
    • 2
  1. 1., Faculty of Communication SciencesUniversità della Svizzera italianaLuganoSwitzerland
  2. 2., College of Merchandising,University of North TexasDentonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Business and Economics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-36308-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-36309-2
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