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CfP: Exploring Smart Tourism: The Cultural and Sustainability Synergies

28. - 30. Juni 2018 | Athen, Griechenland


5th International Conference

“Exploring Smart Tourism: The Cultural and Sustainability Synergies”

June 28 – 30, 2018, Athens, Greece


Publication Opportunities

Submitted papers will be subject to a double-blind review process. All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, under Springer publications. Information about our previous publications can be found at http://www.springer.com/business+%26+management/marketing/book/978-3-319-15858-7

Conference Topics

Issues to be covered at the conference include, but are not limited to, the following areas:

ICTs Adoption for Regional Development, Sustainability and Tourism Experience

Emerging technologies, Disruptive Technologies

Mobile Services, Gaming, Gamification and Augmented Reality

Location-based Services, Internet-of-Things and Smart Cities

Knowledge economy and Smart Destinations

Heritage and Museum Management in the Digital Era

Digital collections and the virtual visitor

Innovations in museum interpretation and collections management   and Cross cultural visions

Cultural and Digital Tourism Statistics, Economics and Forecasting

Cultural tourism policy, planning, and governance

Cultural and Digital Tourism Marketing, Management and e-learning

Tourism Consumer behavior, decision making, experience and satisfaction

Sport tourism, Innovations in sports tourism/Sports as cultural heritage

Festivals and events, lodging and MICE marketing and management

Competitiveness, corporate social responsibility, service excellence and service quality

Social media, Social Networking and ICTs for Partnership and Collaboration

Human resources management and strategic leadership development

Innovation, creativity and change management

Financial and performance management regarding cultural and heritage tourism topics

Emerging research methods and methodologies

Wine tourism and gastronomy

Film Tourism

Pilgrimage and Spiritual Tourism

Medical, Wellness and Health Tourism

Tourism and Maritime Policy and Cultural Ports

Cultural landscape and tourism


Other topics of contemporary significance in hospitality and tourism with a global focus

Important Dates and Deadlines

Deadline for submission of full papers (4,000-6,000 words):      30 April   2018

Deadline for early registration:                                                     15 May    2018

For all enquiries, please contact: