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.

“Travel agents’ learning about tourism destinations. Self-directed learning as ‘entrepreneurial’ learning?”

Professor Cantoni has presented today the research on eLearning in the hospitality and tourism field done within webatelier.net at the Academy of Management Africa Conference at the Gordon Institute of Business Science (Johannesburg, South Africa. January 7-10, 2013).

His research project done in collaboration with Nadzeya Kalbaska, PhD Candidate (Università della Svizzera italiana) entitled: “Travel agents’ learning about tourism destinations. Self-directed learning as ‘entrepreneurial’ learning?” was presented within the next session: “Practicing entrepreneurship: resource-constrained innovation and cognitive discovery”.

Session speakers: Paula Kyrö (Aalto University); Sari Stenfors (Innovation Democracy, Inc.); Liisa Välikangas (Aalto University); Ingmar Björkman (Aalto University); Agnieszka Kurczewska (University of Lodz).