Research study on the Digitisation of Tourism Enterprises

Project: Research

Project Details


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.
Effective start/end date1/01/1531/12/15


  • European Parliament


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

Research Output

The digitisation of tourism enterprises

Mitas, O., van der Ent, MAJ., Peeters, PM. & Weston, R., 2015, European Parliament. 36 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access