Unfortunately, due to the current COVID-19 developments, the Heritage, Tourism and Hospitality, 4th International Conference has been canceled. The chance of postponing the conference to next year is being discussed at the moment. More info here.
The ECREA 2018 (Lugano, October 31 – November 3) special panel report on “Communicating World Heritage to global audiences of travelers” conducted by chair-holder, Prof. Lorenzo Cantoni and chair-coordinator, Dr. Silvia De Ascaniis, was published in the open access journal
Chair-holder, Prof. Lorenzo Cantoni, PhD candidate Emanuele Mele and visiting researcher Rafael Oliveira particiapted to the ENTER2020 conference in Surrey (January 8.10, 2020). A panel was run by prof. L. Cantoni, with Rafael Oliveira and Kelly Macquire (Ancient History Encyclopedia)
On Monday, 09.12.2019, Prof. Ulrike Gretzel visited the UNESCO Chair and USI. She is one of the top scholars in the field of tourism and persuasion and currently a senior fellow at Annenberg School of Communication (California/ USA). At USI
Alongside USI’s Claudio Visentin, chair holder, Prof. Cantoni will be a speaker at the upcoming “Forum Sul Turismo. La Destinazione del Luganese è veramente turistica?” on December 2nd, 2019. The event will be taking place at Hotel Splendide in Lugano