Call for Chapters

Editors
Lídia Oliveira, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Call for Chapters
Proposals Submission Deadline: March 10, 2021
Full Chapters Due: July 8, 2021

Objective
This book will aim to provide relevant theoretical frameworks and the latest empirical research findings in the area. It will be written for researchers who want to improve their understanding of the strategic role of new digital technologies in the field of cultural tourism. This book will aims to publish innovative research results within the scope of the interdisciplinary cross between Digital Communications, Internet of Things, and Cultural Tourism.

Target Audience
The target audience of this book will be composed of:
Researchers and students in the field of new media and Cultural Tourism.
Cultural tourism managers and facilitators.
Government entities responsible for defining strategic plans and decisions at the level of Cultural Tourism.
Responsible / managers for museums, archaeological fields, architectural heritage, tourism regions, etc.

Recommended Topics
Big Data and Cultural Tourism
Big Social Data for Planning Cultural Tourism
Cultural Heritage
Cultural Heritage and Mobile Applications
Cultural Heritage Dissemination
Cultural Literacy
Cultural Tourism
Cultural Tourism in a Digital Era
Digital Communications and Cultural Tourism
Digital Cultural Heritage
Digital Humanities and Cultural Tourism
Digital Mediation of Culture and Heritage
Digital transformation and Tourist experience
Geospatial Technology for Tourist
Heritage Digital Platforms
Heritage Tourism
Intangible Cultural Heritage
Intangible Cultural Heritage and Mobile Applications
Internet of Things and Cultural Heritage
Internet of Things and Cultural Tourism
Internet of Things and Playfulness Contexts to Promote Cultural Heritage
New Media and Cultural Tourism
Serendipitous Cultural Tourist
Serious Games and Cultural Heritage
Serious Games and cultural tourism
Slow Tourism and Digital Communications
Social Internet of Things and Cultural Heritage
Social Internet of Things and Cultural Tourism
Social Media and Cultural Tourism
Tangible Cultural Heritage
Tourism Flows
Transmedia Storytelling and Cultural Tourism
Ubiquitous and mobile computing and cultural tourism

Submission Procedure
Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit on or before March 10, 2021, a chapter proposal of 1,000 to 2,000 words clearly explaining the mission and concerns of his or her proposed chapter. Authors will be notified by March 24, 2021 about the status of their proposals and sent chapter guidelines.Full chapters are expected to be submitted by July 8, 2021, and all interested authors must consult the guidelines for manuscript submissions at https://www.igi-global.com/publish/contributor-resources/before-you-write/ prior to submission. All submitted chapters will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis. Contributors may also be requested to serve as reviewers for this project.

Important Dates
March 10, 2021: Proposal Submission Deadline
March 24, 2021: Notification of Acceptance
July 8, 2021: Full Chapter Submission
September 5, 2021: Review Results Returned
October 17, 2021: Final Acceptance Notification
October 31, 2021: Final Chapter Submission

Inquiries
Lídia Oliveira
University of Aveiro
lidia@ua.pt

More information available HERE.