Information and communication technologies for promotion and development of sustainable tourism around cultural and natural destinations.
The case of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites
August 25-September 5, 2014
Università della Svizzera italiana
USI Lugano – Switzerland
The 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).