Research study on the Digitisation of Tourism Enterprises

Project: Research

Description

Client: European Parliament, Directorate General for Internal Policies, Policy Department B: Structural and Cohesion Policies, Transport and Tourism

This analysis synthesizes the effects of information technology developments on tourism SMEs in the European Union. The effects were found to be profoundly disruptive to traditional business models of tourism information and distribution. Policy developments supporting research, education and facilitating change in tourism SMEs are called for.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/01/1531/12/15

Funding

  • European Parliament

Keywords

  • tourism
  • SMEs
  • Small and medium sized enterprises
  • digital innovation
  • CSTT
  • Centre for Sustainability, Tourism and Transport
  • EU
  • European Union