Category Archives: Awards

One Thesis, two Awards

Julia Beck, a Master Student of our Programme Innovation and Management in Tourism recently won two awards for her thesis “Virtual Reality as a Tool to Trigger Emotions in Tourism Marketing – Subjective and Objective Measurements to Investigate the Impact of Virtual Reality” (You can read our blog artice about that topic here). Julia got second at the Austrian National Tourism Research Award “Tourissimus” and won the Best ICT-Paper Award at the ISCONTOUR 2017. Congratulations – well done!



Fellow of the ICE Award

Prof. Roman Egger was recently awarded for the “Fellow of the ICE Award”. He received this honoured award at the annual meeting of the ICE in Lucern for „Outstanding academic contribution to Tourism, Hospitality, Education, Training & Research“. Thank you very much for this award!


ITB-Book Award 2016 – Winner!

Just announced: The book “eTourism: Systeme und Prozesse” Roman Egger published together with Göcke, Schulz and Weithöner is the winner of the ITB Book-Award 2016!

The Jury said: “Das umfangreiche Buch ist zum Grundlagenwerk für das Management der Informationstechnologie im Tourismus geworden. Die maßgebende Systematik und die praxisnahe Darstellung des Informationsmanagements und der IT-Systeme machen es zu einem der wichtigsten Handbücher für die Tourismuswirtschaft. ”

eTourismus Systeme