Summer School 2018 (Finland, August 20-31, 2018)

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The 2018 Summer School of the UNESCO chair in ICT to develop and promote sustainable tourism in World Heritage Sites, established at USI – Università della Svizzera italiana (Lugano, Switzerland) is realized in collaboration with University of Turku, in Finland. It is titled Co-creating on-the-road ICT solutions to promote Sustainable Tourism in World Heritage Sites, and will take place in Finland, August 20 – 31, 2018. More info...

UNESCO Chair in ICT to develop and promote sustainable tourism in the World Heritage Sites

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It has been established in September 2013 at USI - Università della Svizzera italiana. This UNESCO chair is committed to perform extensive research and teaching on how ICT, especially the internet, can be effectively exploited to develop and promote sustainable tourism at the World Heritage Sites (WHSs), with a special emphasis on the southern hemisphere. Its scope touches and overlaps on the following fields: eTourism, eLearning, and ICT4D (ICT for Development). Furthermore, the chair attempts to facilitate the flow of best practices and state-of-the-art information among WHSs when it comes to online communication and presence. Website:...