23-25 OCT 2024

Dimitrios Buhalis


Transformer, Strategist, Technologist, Professor, High Cited Researcher, Editor in Chief Encyclopedia of Tourism Management and Marketing, Editor in Chief, Tourism Review


Bournemouth University

Professor Dimitrios Buhalis is a Strategic Management and Marketing expert with specialisation in Information Communication Technology applications in the Tourism, Travel, Hospitality and Leisure industries. He is Director of the eTourism Lab and Deputy Director of the International Centre for Tourism and Hospitality Research, at Bournemouth University Business School in England. He is the Editor in Chief of the most established Journal in Tourism: Tourism Review, and the Editor in Chief of the Encyclopedia of Tourism Management and Marketing. His research pioneers smart and ambient intelligence tourism with a particular focus on innovation, entrepreneurship and destination ecosystems management. Professor Buhalis has written and co-edited more than 25 books and 300 scientific articles. He is a world expert in Strategy, Marketing, Technology, Tourism and Hospitality. Recognised as a Highly Cited Researcher. For more information, books, articles and presentations see www.buhalis.com.