Essays about: "Country Image"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 70 essays containing the words Country Image.

  1. 1. Country of Origin Branding: The Case of Air Canada

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Brendon Case; Oliver Jones; [2018]
    Keywords : Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to research how Air Canada uses their country-of-origin as part of their identity and branding strategy and to find out how a global customer base perceives it. Air Canada was chosen for the main focus of this research, as the airline is leveraging their Canadian country-of-origin as the primary factor in differentiating themselves in a highly competitive market. READ MORE

  2. 2. Roots and Routes

    University essay from Konstfack/Grafisk design & illustration

    Author : Rudy Lorentz; [2018]
    Keywords : race; gender; sexuality; non binary; racism; migration; family; intergenerational; history; black history; homophobia; belonging; identity; politics; mellanrum; mellanförskap;

    Abstract : The project Roots and Routes is an intergenerational narrative connecting three locations: London, Mandeville and Stockholm, focusing primarily on the histories of women and non-binary people. It looks at what affect it has on our sense of cultural identity to grow up in the diaspora, disconnected from the country of our parents or grandparents. READ MORE

  3. 3. A climate impact assessment for the future of Greece and its adaptation capacity as influenced by socio-economic factors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Jordan Leaver; [2018]
    Keywords : Physical Geography and Ecosystem Analysis; climate change; climate modelling; impact assessment; RCP8.5; Greece; Mediterranean; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The occurrence of climate change will have a significant impact on society and adapting to a more sustainable environment is of key importance. The dangers of climate change will include temperature and precipitation patterns becoming more extreme creating a substantial impact on society. READ MORE

  4. 4. "It's to Protect the Country!": The Everyday Performance of Border Security in Sweden

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Mette Skaarup; [2018]
    Keywords : Sweden; Borders; Security; Biopolitics; Foucault; Border control; Border security;

    Abstract : In response to the humanitarian crisis of 2015, Sweden introduced ‘temporary’ border controls. The increasingly permanent controls warrant critical assessment and raise urgent questions: How is border security exercised in practice? What is the relationship between intent and practices on the ground? Which logics drive the border control? This study explores these questions through in-depth interviews with border guards and ethnographic field observations conducted at Hyllie station. READ MORE

  5. 5. Terrain Classification to find Drivable Surfaces using Deep Neural Networks : Semantic segmentation for unstructured roads combined with the use of Gabor filters to determine drivable regions trained on a small dataset

    University essay from KTH/Robotik, perception och lärande, RPL

    Author : Agneev Guin; [2018]
    Keywords : Semantic segmentation; Deep learning; Gabor filters; Drivable surfaces;

    Abstract : Autonomous vehicles face various challenges under difficult terrain conditions such as marginally rural or back-country roads, due to the lack of lane information, road signs or traffic signals. In this thesis, we investigate a novel approach of using Deep Neural Networks (DNNs) to classify off-road surfaces into the types of terrains with the aim of supporting autonomous navigation in unstructured environments. READ MORE