Call for application for the ICT4D in 2015


In 2013 IFITT launched the IFITT ICT4D (Information and Communication Technologies fro Development) scholarship in order to fund two talented researchers to attend ENTER2014 in Dublin. The scholarship intends to promote research excellence from developing and emerging countries to provide a positive impact onto researchers respective communities through the application of ICT in tourism. 
In 2015 the scholarship consists of an assignment of a tutor, a non-cash prize for ENTER2015 eToursim Conference participation (comprising travel, accommodation and conference fee) and free IFITT membership for one year. 

For more information about the Call, please click here

or visit the IFITT website here.


Time Schedule

Submission Deadline: September 1, 2014
Initial feedback: September 25, 2014
Submit final revised proposal: October 10, 2014
Final acceptance: October 30, 2014
PhD Workshop: February 3, 2015
ENTER Conference: February 3-6, 2015


Testimonials
Matthias Fuchs - Professor in Tourism Management, Mid-Sweden University
Matthias Fuchs - Professor in Tourism Management, Mid-Sweden University

This leading e-tourism conference combines state-of-the art knowledge from ICT industries, tourism destinations, travel branches and research disciplines, such as computer sciences, management and economics. ENTER provides a range of deep insights for industry people, researchers and PhD students into latest e-tourism trends, application areas of ICTs in tourism and related research gaps and methodologies. 

Partners
  • Lugano
  • webatelier
  • etoa
  • Travel Technology initiative
  • Think Tank
  • ETC
  • PATA
  • Nelios
  • MailUp
  • netcomm suisse
  • Ginger Juice
  • InRoute
  • CICtourGUNE

Speakers
  • Jukka Pekka photo
  • Topolewski photo
  • Kelly McGuire photo
  • Jean-Luc Boulin photo
  • Tomasz Janowski photo
  • Juan Antonio Zufiria photo
  • Victor Schlegel photo