In this domain, we study the challenges and opportunities of tourism, and its impacts on consumers, organizations and society. The 3 focus areas in tourism research and projects are: Sustainable Tourism and Transport, Social Impacts of Tourism, Digitization in Tourism.
SmartCulTour will propose and validate innovative interventions directed at sustainable cultural tourism that supports the development of European regions.
Next Tourism Generation
Next Tourism Generation Alliance (NTG) aims to respond to future skills needs by providing concrete innovative and highly relevant emerging products, processes and tools.
Many business intelligence surveys demonstrate that Digital Realities are becoming a huge market trend in many sectors, such as in tourism.
Smart City Hospitality (SCITHOS) seeks to support cities to come up with policies and solutions to deal with these issues and so-called overtourism.
How can sustainability assessments effectively and efficiently contribute to the sustainable development of tourism destinations and tourism products?
Vacations for quality of life
Improve happiness and quality of life by smoothing out the travel experience and holding on to that holiday feeling.
Praxis of Informal Tourism Entrepreneurs
Are informal tourism entrepreneurs actually marginalised? How do informal tourism entrepreneurs contribute to changes in society?
Beware of the chameleons
How does innovation function in organising change in tourism?
The overarching aim of the project is to enable a sustainable adaptation to climate change of the nature based tourism industry in Norway.