To investigate online communication as a true human activity, with a long term, comprehensive and holistic approach.
In particular, stressing human growth and quest for meaning in touristic experiences - eTourism.

Mele Emanuele, (PhD Candidate)

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Emanuele Mele is a Doctoral Student at the Faculty of Communication Sciences at the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI, University of Lugano, Switzerland). He holds a MA degree in Economics and Communication, Major in International Tourism, obtained at USI. Emanuele is also Online Communication Officer at the International Federation for IT and Travel & Tourism (IFITT); and Collaborator at “UNESCO Chair in ICT to develop and promote sustainable tourism in World Heritage Sites” at USI.

The research interests focus on localization, cross-cultural communication in tourism, and use of information and communication technologies to promote heritage preservation.

View Emanuele’s publications here.