Conferences

KEYNOTE CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS AND PAPERS

 

PUBLISHED REFEREED CONFERENCE PAPERS (* Indicates invited papers and presentations)

Rihova, I., Buhalis, D., Moital, M., Gouthro, MB. 2014, Customer-To-Customer Value Co-Creation Practices As A Basis For Segmentation,  Proceedings of AMA SERVSIG 2014 Conference: Services Marketing in the New Economic and Social  Landscape, 13– 15 th  June 2014, Thessaloniki, Greece

Buhalis, D., and Amaranggana, A., 2014, Smart Tourism Destinations, in Xiang, Z., and Tussyadiah, I., (eds), ENTER 2014 Proceedings, Dublin, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:9783319039725, pp.553-564

Xu, F., Weber, J., and Buhalis, D., 2014, Gamification in Tourism, in Xiang, Z., and Tussyadiah, I., (eds), ENTER 2014 Proceedings, Dublin, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:9783319039725, pp. 525-538

Neuhofer, B., Buhalis, D., and Ladkin, A., 2014, Co-Creation through Technology: Dimensions of Social Connectedness, in Xiang, Z., and Tussyadiah, I., (eds), ENTER 2014 Proceedings, Dublin, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:9783319039725, pp.339-354

Buhalis, D., and Foerste, M, 2014, SoCoMo Marketing for Travel and Tourism, in Xiang, Z., and Tussyadiah, I., (eds), ENTER 2014 Proceedings, Dublin, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:9783319039725, pp.175-186

Neuhofer, B., Buhalis, D. and Ladkin, A. (2013) Experiences, Co-creation and Technology: A conceptual approach to enhance tourism experiences. Proceedings of CAUTHE 2013, pp. 546-555.

Rihova, I; Buhalis, D; Moital, M; Gouthro, MB, 2013, Practice-theoretical approach in the study of C2C co-creation in tourism, TTRA European Chapter Conference, “New Directions: Travel and Tourism at the Crossroads” 17-19 April 2013, Dublin, Ireland

Yovcheva, Z., Buhalis, D., and Gatzidis, C., Corné van Elzakker, 2013, Proposing a design framework for smartphone AR browsers used in unfamiliar urban tourism destinations, Augmented Reality MobileHCI 2013 workshop, Munich, 27-30 August, 2013, Germany 

Jessika Weber, Feifei Xu, Feng Tian and Dimitrios Buhalis, 2013, Overview of Location-Based mobile Games in Tourism, VS-Games 2013. 5th International Conference on Games and Virtual Worlds for Serious Applications September 2013 Bournemouth University (DEC) http://www.vsgames2013.org.

Rihova, I., Buhalis, D., Moital, M. and Gouthro, M.-B., 2013. Practice-theoretical approach in the study of C2C co-creation at festivals, Making Waves, International Conference on Events (ICE2013) in Bournemouth.

Qi, S., Law, R., Buhalis, D., 2013, Chinese preferences of hotel websites: the differences among different regions, ICHTMM 2013 : International Conference on Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management, Paris, France,  June 27-28, 2013

Qi, S., Law, R., Buhalis, D., 2013, What do Chinese guests need on hotel websites?” 11th Asia-Pacific CHRIE conference, 21 to May 24, 2013, Macau

Yovcheva, Z., Buhalis, D., and Gatzidis, C., Corné van Elzakker, 2013, Towards meaningful augmentation of the cityscape: new challenges for mobile GeoHCI, CHI GeoHCI workshop

Qi, S., Law, R., and Buhalis, 2013, Characteristics and Experience of Macau Visitors Booking Hotels Online: Leisure and Business Travellers Compared, in Cantoni., L., Xiang, Z.,, (eds), ENTER 2013

Buhalis, D., and Wagner, R., 2013, E-destinations: Global best practice in tourism technologies and applications. in Cantoni., L., Xiang, Z.,, (eds), ENTER 2013 Proceedings, Innsbruck Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 978364236308, pp. 119-130.

Yovcheva, Z., Buhalis, D., and Gatzidis, C., 2013, Engineering Augmented Tourism Experiences  in Cantoni., L., Xiang, Z.,, (eds), ENTER 2013 Proceedings, Innsbruck Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 978364236308, pp.24-35

Nao  Li and Buhalis, 2013, Interdisciplinary Research on Information Science and Tourism, in Cantoni., L., Xiang, Z.,, (eds), ENTER 2013 Proceedings, Innsbruck Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 978364236308, pp.302-313

Neuhofer, B., Buhalis, D., Ladkin, A., 2013, High Tech for High Touch Experiences: A Case Study from the Hospitality Industry, in Cantoni., L., Xiang, Z., (eds), ENTER 2013 Proceedings, Innsbruck Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 978364236308, pp.290-301.

 

Rihova, I., Buhalis, D., Moital, M. and Gouthro, M.-B., 2012. Social constructions of value: considerations for the context of festival participation. In: R. J. Mykletun, ed. Proceedings of the Global Events Congress V: Advances in Event Management Research & Practice., 13th - 15th June 2012, Stavanger, Norway: University of Stavanger, 107-118. (ISBN 978-82-7644-499-5)

 

Neuhofer, B., Buhalis, D., 2012, Understanding and managing technology-enabled enhanced tourist experiences, The 2nd Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing & Management, Corfu, June. ISBN 978-960-287-1393.

 

Yovcheva, Z., Buhalis, D., and Gatzidis, C., 2012, Smartphone Augmented Reality Applications for Tourism in Fuchs, M., (eds), ENTER 2012 Proceedings, Helsingborg Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 9783211994061,

 

Fotis, J., Buhalis, D., Rossides, N., 2012, Social media use and impact during the holiday travel planning process, in Fuchs, M., (eds), ENTER 2012 Proceedings, Helsingborg Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 9783211994061,

 

Mistilis, N., Buhalis, D., 2012, The semantic web and tourism: context based services, by Clare Lade and Lisa Melsen (ed) The New Golden Age of Tourism and Hospitality, La Trobe University, Victoria ISBN 978-0-9870507-1-7 (Book 1: Refereed Research Papers: pp.422-433), Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Australia, 6-9 February 2012 CAUTHE 2012 Melbourne CAUTHE 2012 La Trobe University ISBN: 978-0-9870507-1-7

 

Mistilis, N., Buhalis, D., 2012, Challenges and potential of the Semantic Web for tourism in ENTER 2012 Proceedings, Helsingborg

 

Mistilis, N., Buhalis, D., 2011, Can tourism networks manage new technology? 1st World Research Summit for Tourism and Hospitality, 10-13 December 2011, Hotel ICON, Hong Kong

 

Khoo-Lattimore, C., Ekiz, E., Buhalis, D., 2011, Power In Praise: Exploring Online Compliments On Luxury Hotels, Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Marketing and Management Conference, 19-24 June Istanbul.

 

Phung, P., and Buhalis, D., 2011, Buhalis, D., Travel Enjoyment and Website Sensory Features, in Law, R., Fuchs, M., Ricci, F., (eds), ENTER 2011 Proceedings, Innsbruck, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 9783709105023, pp.599-610.

 

Spencer, A., Buhalis, D., Moital, M., 2011, Determinants of Organizational Technology Adoption for Travel Firms: Prospects and Challenges, eRTR Review of Tourism Research ENTER2011 Short Papers http://ertr.tamu.edu/attachments/3161_enter2011_submission_15_final.pdf

 

Qi, S., , Leung, R., Law, R., 2010, Buhalis, D., Hong Kong residents’ perception of travel websites, in Gretzel, U., Law, R., Fuchs, M., (eds), ENTER 2010 Proceedings, Lugano, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 9783211994061, pp.75-86.

 

Jin Y. Chung, Buhalis, D., Petrick, J., 2010, The use of social network analysis to examine the interactions between locals and tourists in an online community, TTRA’s Annual Conference "Rockin' and Rollin' Down the Research River" will be held June 20 - 22 at the Grand Hyatt in San Antonio, Texas.

 

Matloka, J., Buhalis, D., 2010, Destination Marketing through User Personalised Content (UPC), in Gretzel, U., Law, R., Fuchs, M., (eds), ENTER 2010 Proceedings, Lugano, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 9783211994061, pp.519-530.

 

Qi, S., , Leung, R., Law, R., 2010, Buhalis, D., Hong Kong residents’ perception of travel websites, in Gretzel, U., Law, R., Fuchs, M., (eds), ENTER 2010 Proceedings, Lugano, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 9783211994061, pp.75-86.

 

Au, N., , Law, R., Buhalis, D., 2010, The impact of culture on eComplaints: Evidence from Chinese consumers in Hospitality Organisations, in Gretzel, U., Law, R., Fuchs, M., (eds), ENTER 2010 Proceedings, Lugano, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 9783211994061, pp.285-296.

Inversini, A., Buhalis, D., 2009, Tourism Destination Websites and Web 2.0, 3rd Advances In Tourism Marketing Conference 6-9 September 2009, Bournemouth University, UK

Buhalis, D., Pistidda, L., 2009, Wireless applications in destinations, 3rd Advances In Tourism Marketing Conference 6-9 September 2009, Bournemouth University, UK
 

Inversini, A., Buhalis, D., 2009, Long Tail Tourism Destination Websites: A study on information quality and information convergence, CAUTHE2009 Proceedings, Fremantle, Perth, Australia.
 

Pistidda, L., Buhalis, D., 2009, eTourism: Wireless Applications in Tourism, CAUTHE2009 Proceedings, Fremantle, Perth, Australia.
 

Inversini, A., Buhalis, D., 2009, Information Convergence in the Long Tail-The Case of Tourism Destination Information, ENTER 2009 Proceedings, Amsterdam, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:9783211939703, pp.381-392.
 

Buhalis, D., Pistidda, L., 2009, Wireless applications in destinations, ENTER 2009 Proceedings, Amsterdam, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 9783211939703, pp.161-172.


Au, N., Buhalis, D., Law, R., 2009, Complaints on the Online Environment – The Case of Hong Kong Hotels, ENTER 2009 Proceedings, Amsterdam, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 9783211939703, pp.73-86.


Qi, S., Law, R., Buhalis, D., 2009, A Study of Chinese and International Online Users’ Perceptions of Usefulness on Hotel Websites, ENTER 2009 Proceedings, Amsterdam, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN: 9783211939703, pp.285-296.
 

Inversini, A., Cantoni, L., Buhalis, D., 2008, Destinations Information Competitors and Web Reputation: A Preliminary StudyITT workshop, November 13-14, MODUL University Vienna
 

 

Buhalis, D., Pistidda, L., 2008, The impact of WiMAX on tourist destinationsENTER 2008 Proceedings, Innsbruck, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:9783211772799, pp.383-394.

 

 

ShanShan Qi,  Leung, R., Law, R., Buhalis, D., 2008, A Study of Information Richness and Downloading Time for Hotel Websites in Hong KongENTER 2008 Proceedings, Innsbruck, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:9783211772799, pp.70-81.

 

Jin Young Chung & Buhalis, D., 2008 A study of online travel community: Factors affecting participation and attitude,ENTER 2008 Proceedings, Innsbruck, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:9783211772799, pp.267-278.

 

Hyun, M.Y. & Buhalis, D. (2007). Developing Virtual Destination Image Formation Model Mediated by Telepresence: Online Versus Offline Travel InformationProceedings of 2007 Annual Conference of the International Society of Travel and Tourism Educators, October 4-6, 2007. Charleston, South Carolina, USA, Accepted

 

Li L., Buhalis, D., Lockwood, A., Benzine, K., 2007, The Use of eLearning in Training in the UK Hospitality Industry: An Exploratory Study, ECEL 2007: The 6th European Conference on e-Learning, 4-5 October 2007, Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Hyun, Y., Buhalis. D., 2007, Impact of On-/Offline Travel Information on Destination Image Formation (VDIF) Model,ApacChrie, 24th to 27th of May 2007, Beijing.

Michopoulou, E., Buhalis, D., Michailidis, S., Ambrose, I., 2007,Destination Management Systems: Technical Challenges in Developing an eTourism Platform for Accessible Tourism in EuropeENTER 2007 Proceedings, Ljubljana, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:978-3-211-69564-7, pp.301-310.

Buhalis, D., Zoge, M., 2007, The Strategic Impact of the Internet on the Tourism Industry, in Sigala, M., Mich, L., Murphy, J. (Eds.), ENTER 2007 ProceedingsLjubljana,

Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:978-3-211-69564-7, pp.481-492.

 

QI, S., Buhalis, D., Law, R., 2007, Evaluation of the Usability on Chinese Destination Management Organisation Websites,ENTER 2007 Proceedings, Ljubljana, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:978-3-211-69564-7, pp.267-288.

 

Michopoulou, E., Buhalis, D., Michailidis, Ambrose, I., 2006,Incorporating User Requirements of the Disabled Traveller Market in Developing an Inclusive e-Marketplace for Accessible Tourism in Europe: Technical Challenges, in Cunningham, P., Cunningham, M., (eds), Exploiting the knowledge economy, 25-27 October, eChallenges 2006, Barcelona, ISBN 1586036823, pp.221-227.

 

Li, L., Buhalis, D., Lockwood, A., Gray, D., 2006, Managerial Work RevisitedCHME Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Research Conference 2006, Lashley, C., and Best, W., (eds), May 10th - 12th 2006, Nottingham Trent University.

 

Li, L., Buhalis, D., Lockwood, A., Gray, D., 2006, Revisiting Management Development24th EuroCHRIE Congress: Excellence for Tomorrow's Tourism, Travel and Hospitality, 25-28 October 2006, Thessaloniki, Greece.

 

Li, L., Buhalis, D., Lockwood, A., Gray, D., 2006, The Use of eLearning in Training in the UK Hospitality Industry: An Exploratory Study24th EuroCHRIE Congress: Excellence for Tomorrow's Tourism, Travel and Hospitality, 25-28 October 2006,Thessaloniki, Greece.

 

Eichhorn, V., Buhalis, D., Michopoulou E., Miller, G., 2006,European accessibility information schemes - an inclusive approach for disabled travellers? Cutting Edge Research in Tourism - New Directions, Challenges and Applications, 6 - 9th June 2006, University of Surrey.

 

Michopoulou E., Buhalis, D., 2006, Developing an One-Stop-Shop for Accessible Tourism in Europe [OSSATE Portal] for the Disabled Tourism Market: Technical and Business ChallengesCutting Edge Research in Tourism-New Directions, Challenges and Applications, 6-9th June 2006, University of Surrey.

 

Michopoulou, E., Buhalis, D., 2006, Developing an eTourism Platform for Accessible Tourism in Europe: Technical Challenges, in Hitz, M. et al (eds), Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2006 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:321130987, pp.170.

 

Owen, R. Buhalis, D., and Pletinckx, D., 2006, Visitors’ evaluations of technology used at Cultural Heritage sites, in Hitz, M. et al (eds), Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2006 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:321130987, pp.383-393.

 

Buhalis, D., Michopoulou, E., Ambrose, I., Michailidis, S., 2006, An eTourism Portal for the Disabled Tourism Market in Europe: The OSSATE Portal Design [One-Stop-Shop for Accessible Tourism]CAUTHE2006, Melbourne, Australia

 

Buhalis, D., Michopoulou, E., Michailidis, Ambrose, I., Developing an One-Stop-Shop for Accessible Tourism in Europe [OSSATE Portal] for the Disabled Tourism Market: Technical and Business Challenges,, in Cunningham, P., Cunningham, M., (eds), Innovation and the knowledge Economy, 19-21 October,eChallenges 2005, Slovenia ISBN 1586035630, pp.293-299.

 

Buhalis, D., and Ujma, D., 2005, Tourism intermediaries and value creation, International Scientific Conference: Tourism In Scientific Research, Tourism and Recreation Faculty at the Academy of Physical Education in Kraków, ISBN 8389121026, pp. 153-164.

 

Li, L., Buhalis, D., 2005, Predicting Internet Usage for Travel Bookings in China, in Frew, A., (ed), Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism,ENTER 2005 Proceedings, January, Innsbruck, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN:3211241485, pp.429-439

 

Kao, Y., Louvieris, P., Powell-Perry, J., and Buhalis, D., 2005, E-Satisfaction of NTO’s WebsiteCase Study: Singapore Tourism Board’s Taiwan Website, in Frew, A., (ed), Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2005 Proceedings,, Springer-Verlag, Wien, , ISBN:3211241485, pp.227-237.

 

Owen, R., Buhalis, D., Plentinckx, D., 2004, Identifying technologies used in Cultural Heritage, VAST2004: The 5th International Symposium on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage, Brussels, 5-7 December.

 

Owen, R., Buhalis, D., Plentinckx, D., 2004, Developing the tourism aspects of a cultural route, VAST2004: The 5th International Symposium on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage, Brussels, 5-7 December.

 

Li, L., Buhalis, D., Predicting Internet Usage for Travel Bookings in ChinaENTER 2005 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien,

 

Kao, Y., Louvieris, P., Powell-Perry, J., and Buhalis, D., E-Satisfaction of NTO’s WebsiteCase Study: Singapore Tourism Board’s Taiwan Website, ENTER 2005 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien,

 

Buhalis, D., 2004, Information Technology for small and medium-sized tourism enterprises, in Keller, P. and Bieger, T., (eds), The future of small and mesium sized Enterprises in Tourism, AIEST Congress 2004, Jordan, Editions AIEST, St-Gallen, Switzerland, ISBN 3952172359, pp.235-258.

 

Buhalis, D., and Ghandour, R., 2004, Third Generation Mobile Services and the Needs of the mTravellers, CAUTHE, University of Queensland, Australia, February.

 

Buhalis, D., and Flouri, E.,2004, Wireless Technologies for Tourism Destinations, in Frew, A., (eds) Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2004 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211206698, pp.27-38.

 

Buhalis, D., and Michopoulou E., 2004, Web analytics andeMetrics in Tourism, in Frew, A., (eds) Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2004 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211206698, pp.611-622.

 

Buhalis, D., and Mavromatis, C., 2004, Internet Developments in the Egyptian tourism Industry, in Frew, A., O’Connor, P.,Hitz, M., (eds) Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2004 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien.

 

Collins, C., and Buhalis, D., 2004, Enhancing SMTEs Business performance through the Internet and online learning platforms, in Frew, A., O’Connor, P., Hitz, M., (eds) Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2004 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211206698, pp.580-591.

 

Buhalis, D., and Deimezi, R., 2003, eTourism Developments in Greece: Implications for the Industry Structure, in Frew, A., O’Connor, P., Hitz, M., (eds) Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2003 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211839100, pp.39-48.

 

Buhalis, D., and Ghandour, R., 2003, Wireless technologies and their impact on Destination Management Systems: Satisfying the m-traveller, in Frew, A., O’Connor, P., Hitz, M., (eds) Information and Communications technologies in Tourism,ENTER 2003 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211839100, pp.222-231.

 

Buhalis, D., and Molinaroli, E., 2003, Entrepreneurial networks in the Italian eTourism, in Frew, A., O’Connor, P., Hitz, M., (eds) Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2003 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211839100, pp.96-114.

 

Collins, C., and Buhalis, D., 2003, Implementation of a new strategic framework for survival of Destination Management Systems in Frew, A., O’Connor, P., Hitz, M., (eds) Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2003 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211839100, pp.202-211.

 

Ma, J., Buhalis, D., H.Song 2003, The adoption of ICTs & internet in China and impact to tourism industry structure,in Frew, A., O’Connor, P., Hitz, M., (eds) Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2003 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211839100, pp.345-354.

 

Kaldis, K., Buhalis, D., Boccorh, R., 2003, Technology enabled hotel distribution in Athens, Greece, in Frew, A., O’Connor, P., Hitz, M., (eds) Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2003 Proceedings, Helsinki, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211839100, pp.280-288.

 

Bastakis, C., Buhalis, D., and Butler, R., 2002, The Impact of Tour Operator’s power on small and medium sized tourism accommodation enterprises on the Mediterranean Islands, International Conference Small Firms in the Tourism and Hospitality Sectors, Leeds Metropolitan University, 12-13 September.

 

* Buhalis, D., 2002, eTourism: Challenges and developments,2nd Tourism Industry and Education Symposium, JyvaskylaPolytechnic, Finland 16-18 May 2002 pp.30-36, (invited).

 

Paraskevas, A., and Buhalis, D., 2002,  Hosted application provision for small and medium sized tourism enterprises: are we ready for this?, in Woeber, K., Frew, A., Hitz, M., (eds),Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2002 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211837809, pp.407-416.

 

Buhalis, D., and Licata, C., 2001, The future role of the TraveleMediaries (CRSsGDSs, Switch Companies, Videotext), in Sheldon, P., Woeber, K., Fesenmaier, D., (edsInformation and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 2001 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211836497, pp.139-149

 

Buhalis, D., and O’Connor, P., 1999, IT in the curriculum, in Frew, A., (ed), Hospitality Information Technology, HITA Conference,Napier University, Edinburgh, May, pp.1-9.

 

Buhalis, D., 1999, The cost and benefits of Information Technology and the Internet for small and medium-sized tourism enterprises, in Buhalis, D., and Schertler, W., (eds)Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 1999 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien, ISBN 3211832580, pp.218-227.

 

Buhalis, D., Keeling, S., 1999, Distributing B&B accommodation in York, UK: Advantages and developments emerging through the Internet, in Buhalis, D., and Schertler, W., (eds)Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER 1999 Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien. ISBN 3211832580, pp.228-237.

 

* Buhalis, D., 1998, The competitiveness of small and medium tourism enterprises in Europe: Challenges and opportunities, Presentation at the Conference: International Conference, European Tourism and Leisure Research,Wolfgangssee Salzkammergut, October 27-30 Austria, pp.235-256, (invited).

 

Buhalis, D., 1998, Information technologies in tourism: implications of the tourism curriculum, in D., Buhalis, A.M. Tjoa, J. Jafari (eds), Information and Communications technologies in Tourism, ENTER'98 Conference Proceedings, Istanbul, Springer-Verlag, Wien-New York, ISBN 321183088X, January, pp.289-298.

 

* Buhalis, D., 1997 The Virtual tourism enterprise: concepts, practices and lessons, Foro Annual de TurismoFundacionCavanilles de Altos Estudios TuristicosBenidorm, Spain, November, (invited).

 

* Buhalis, D., 1997, Tourism in the Greek Islands: The issues of peripherality, competitiveness and development,International Tourism Research Conference: Peripheral area tourismBornholms Forsningscenter, Denmark, 8-12 September.

 

Buhalis, D., Main, H., 1997, Catalysts in introducing information technologies in small and medium sized hospitality businesses, in Tjoa, A.M., (ed), Information and Communication Technology in TourismENTER'97 Conference Proceedings, Springer-Verlag, Wien-New York, ISBN 3211829636, pp.275-285.

 

Buhalis, D., Keeling, S., Lacorte, A., Reynolds, N., 1997,Information technologies in hospitality businesses: the case study of La Plagne, France, in Tjoa, A.M., (ed),Information and Communication Technology in Tourism, ENTER'97, Springer-Verlag, Wien-New York, ISBN 3211829636, pp.265-274.

 

* Buhalis, D., 1996, The influence of new communications technologies on tourism: seeking competitiveness and competitive advantageForo Annual de TurismoFundacionCavanilles de Altos Estudios TuristicosBenidorm, November, (invited).

 

Buhalis, D., 1996, Tourism demand trends : from sea-sun-sand-sex to sophistication-specialisation-segmentation-satisfaction: Implications for tourism enterprises,Environments for tourism II, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, June 3-5.

 

Buhalis, D., Main, H., 1996, Technology in small/independent Greek and Welsh hotel, Third Annual Conference, Hospitality Information Technology Association Management, University of Napier, Edinburgh, 17-20 May.

 

Buhalis, D., 1996, Information and Telecommunication Technologies as a strategic tool for tourism enhancement at destination regions, in Schertler, W., Schmid, B., Tjoa, A.M., Werthner, H., (Eds), Information and Communication Technology in Tourism: Re-engineering in Tourism, ENTER'96, Springer-Verlag, Wien-New York, ISBN 3211827986, pp.131-142.

 

Crotts, J., and Buhalis, D., 1996, Who owns who in the international travel trade? With implications for how we prepare students for a career in an increasingly consolidated industry, Paper presented at the Conference on Graduate education and Graduate students research in Hospitality and Tourism, University of Houston, January 11-13, p.13-20.

 

* Buhalis, D., 1995, Information and Telecommunication Technology as a strategic tool for economic, social and environmental benefits enhancement of destinations tourism, Indonesian-Swiss Forum on Culture and International Tourism- "Towards the Millennium: Global Civilisation in Change?",Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 23-27 August,pp.336-359, (invited).

 

Buhalis, D., 1995, Regional Integrated Computers Information Reservation Management Systems and tourism distribution channels, in Schertler, W., Schmid, B., Tjoa, A.M., Werthner, H., (Eds), Information and Communication Technology in Tourism, ENTER'95, Springer-Verlag, Wien-New York, ISBN 3211826696, pp.53-64.

 

* Buhalis, D., and Litinas, N., 1993, Teleworking and Tourism Product, Paper presented at the International Conference: Overcoming Isolation: Telematics and Regional Development, University of the Aegean, Chios, 30 April-2 May, (invited).

 

Buhalis, D., 1992, SWOT analysis for the small and medium tourism enterprises: The case study of the Aegean Islands, Greece, Presented at the First Conference of Hospitality Management Education, Birmingham Polytechnic, 14‑15 April.

 

Buhalis, D., and Litinas, N., 1992, Strategic tools for regional tourism development: The case of new information and telecommunications technologies for the small and medium tourism  enterprises of the Aegean Archipelagos, Paper presented at the IV World Congress of the Regional Science Association International, Palma de Mallorca, University of the Balearic Islands, May 26‑29.

 

Cooper, C., and Buhalis, D., 1991, Strategic planning issues in the tourism industry: An Aegean case study, Proceedings ofThird International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management Conference: Planning for Uncertainty in Hospitality Markets, 17‑18 October, Bournemouth Polytechnic, pp.163‑170.

 

 

 

KEYNOTE CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS AND PAPERS

 

* Buhalis, D., 2006, eTourism Trends, eTourism Trends: discussion forum, Philoxenia '06 Travel and Tourism Exhibition, 19thNovember, Thessaloniki.

 

* Buhalis, D., 2006, e-Marketing of Destinations, Destination Management / Branding workshop, Philoxenia '06 Travel and Tourism Exhibition, 15th November, Thessaloniki.

 

* Buhalis, D., 2006, eTourism:New business models for tourism, Schönbrunner Tourismusgespräche 2006, 15th September, Vienna

 

* Buhalis, D., 2006, Digital Living and the emerging eTourism Opportunities and Challenges, 2nd Salao do Turismo, Brazilian Ministry of Tourism, São Paulo /Brazil, between the 2-6 June, 2006.

 

* Buhalis, D., 2006, eBusiness for Sport Tourism, Grand International Conference in “Contemporary Vocational Training and Education in Leisure and Sport Tourism”, Leonardo Project titled VALETourism, University of Patras, Greece, April.

 

* Buhalis, D., 2006, Tourism Destination Strategies, Workshop facilitator, Strategies for Tourism New South Wales, Sydney, February.

 

* Buhalis, D., 2005, Technology empowered Revolutions for Tourism Destinations, 4th National Italian conference on Information Technologies and Tourism, "Producing, Organizing and Selling Inbound Tourism Online", Venice, December.

 

* Buhalis, D., 2005, eTourism Marketing for tourism destinations, Recent Development in Tourism Research,University of Algarve, Villamoura, October.

 

* Buhalis, D., 2005, Information Technology tools for Small and Medium Tourism Organisations and Destinations,Tourism4Me Project, Newry Institute, Northern Ireland, October.

 

* Buhalis, D., 2005, eTourism Marketing for tourism destinations, Trends and Innovation in the tourism industry, 1stRhodes Tourism Forum, Rhodes, March.

 

* Buhalis, D., 2004, The year of Greece: Taking advantage of New market developments, Greek National Tourism Organisation World Travel Market, London, November

 

* Buhalis, D., 2004, New market developments and eTourismGreek National Tourism Organisation, Filoxenia Thessaloniki, November.

follow Dimitrios at http://twitter.com/buhalis
FIND ME ON