Essays about: "virtual tourism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words virtual tourism.

  1. 1. Digitalization: An alternative method of tourism in order to reduce transportation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Georgios Skarpetis; Johan Persson; [2021-06-11]
    Keywords : Tourism; digital tourism; virtual tourism; tourism emissions; types of tourism;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  2. 2. The Willingness to Pay for Online Concerts : A Case Study: Feuerschwanz – Die letzte Schlacht

    University essay from

    Author : Alicia Löffler; [2021]
    Keywords : concert; online concert; willingness to pay; motivations; events; virtual events; experiences; co-creation;

    Abstract : This research was conducted to find out more about the willingness to pay for online concerts both during the Covid-19 pandemic and in the future. Secondary data was collected in form of literature in order to perform primary research. READ MORE

  3. 3. Volvo Abisko

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Antti Vahtola; [2020]
    Keywords : Symbiotic; mobility; architecture; sustainable tourism; vtol; interior design; exterior design;

    Abstract : Volvo Abisko is proposing the possibility to experience the Arctic wilderness and the surrounding nature in a responsible way. The author has been hiking in the north, every time asking - what if everybody could experience this? Would it be possible to get into the wild with minimal impact on the environment? What if you wouldn’t need the expertise, the knowledge, or even the equipment to get into the pristine nature and to interact with the untouched Arctic? Volvo Abisko is representing the dream of offering this experience for a broader audience. READ MORE

  4. 4. Virtual Reality – a solution for sustainable travel?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för strategisk kommunikation

    Author : Johanna Lööv; Rickard Lundgren; [2020]
    Keywords : Generation Y; Virtual Reality; sustainable tourism; UTAUT2; virtual tourism; strategic communication; digital communication; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Denna studie har som syfte att undersöka hur Generation Y, en demografisk grupp som kännetecknas av miljöomtanke, teknologianvändning och resande betraktar den avancerade och multisensoriska kommunikationsformen Virtual Reality (VR) ur ett perspektiv av resande och hållbarhet. Målet är att förstå vilka faktorer som påverkar Generation Y att acceptera och använda VR för resande, samt att undersöka huruvida fenomenet anses vara ett miljömässigt hållbart alternativ till konventionellt resande. READ MORE

  5. 5. Defining the Voice of Montreal: Exploring Possibilities for Human-Machine Companionship

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Malik Dehbi Talbot; [2020]
    Keywords : critical posthumanism; artificial intelligence; virtual assistant; tourism; science and technology studies; human-machine relationships; voicebot; labor relations; companion; sociomaterial assemblage; History and Archaeology; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the possibility for (re)defining the relationship between humans and robots with conversational interfaces. It does so by looking at the creation process of a voice and text-based virtual assistant for tourists from the perspective of critical posthumanism and posthuman performativity. READ MORE