Call for Book Chapters: "Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Tourism, Hospitality, and Events: Revolutionising Experiences
We are excited to announce a call for chapters for our upcoming book titled "Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Tourism, Hospitality, and Events: Revolutionising Experiences," to be published by Goodfellow Publishers and edited by
Dr Roya Rahimi (University of Wolverhampton, UK),
Dr Nikolaos Stylos (University of Bristol, UK),
Professor Eva M. Navarro-López (Rochester Institute of Technology, USA).
About the Book: This book aims to explore the transformative impact of AI in the interconnected industries of Tourism, Hospitality, and Event Management. It will cover a wide range of topics from AI applications in travel planning and customer service to its role in sustainable management and transportation.
Call for Chapters: We invite researchers, academicians, and practitioners to contribute chapters that align with the outlined contents. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:
- Introduction to AI in Tourism, Hospitality, and Events
- Clarifies AI's definition and scope in tourism, hospitality, and events, outlining its varied applications.
- Highlights AI's transformative potential in improving efficiency, customer experience, and event management across these sectors.
- Describes the book’s objectives and layout, focusing on AI’s impact in tourism, hospitality, and events.
- Foundations of AI
- Introduces fundamental AI concepts like machine learning, with a focus on their applications in tourism, hospitality, and event management.
- Discusses specific AI algorithms and techniques relevant to these industries, offering a technical perspective.
- Addresses the ethical dilemmas and practical challenges of AI implementation in tourism, hospitality, and events.
- AI Applications in Travel Planning, Booking, and Event Management
- Describes how AI customizes travel and event recommendations, enhancing experiences in tourism and hospitality.
- Discusses AI in customer service, including chatbots for travel planning, hotel queries, and event management.
- Covers AI's role in pricing and revenue management strategies for travel, hospitality, and event bookings.
- Enhancing Guest and Attendee Experience with AI
- Examines AI’s role in customer service and personalization, focusing on hospitality and event sectors.
- Discusses AI-driven room automation in hotels and IoT applications for guest and attendee convenience.
- Explores the use of AI for seamless interactions, like voice assistants and virtual concierges in hotels and event venues.
- AI in Destination and Event Marketing
- Covers AI's role in predicting tourism trends and planning for destinations, including hotels and event venues.
- Explores AI-powered social media analysis for destination and event marketing.
- Discusses AI's application in managing tourist flows and visitor experiences, crucial for hospitality and event success.
- Data Analytics and Insights in Tourism, Hospitality, and Events
- Discusses using big data and AI to understand customer behaviors and market trends in tourism, hospitality, and events.
- Details AI's use in optimizing revenue and managing yields in the hospitality and event sectors.
- Explores AI techniques for customer feedback and sentiment analysis across these industries.
- AI and Sustainable Tourism and Event Management
- Explores AI solutions for sustainable management in tourism, hospitality, and event venues.
- Discusses AI's contribution to efficient transportation systems for tourist destinations and events.
- Addresses AI's role in reducing environmental impacts in tourism, hospitality, and event operations.
- AI and Transportation in Tourism and Events
- Examines AI applications in transportation for tourism and event sectors.
- Explores AI's role in planning and enhancing travel experiences, including hotel stays and event participation.
- Discusses AI's contribution to safer travel for tourists and event attendees.
- Future Trends and Challenges in AI in Tourism, Hospitality, and Events
- Investigates emerging AI technologies and their future impact on tourism, hospitality, and events.
- Addresses ethical and privacy concerns in AI adoption across these sectors.
- Considers future developments and the role of AI in tourism, hospitality, and event industries.
- Case Studies and Success Stories
- Presents real-world examples of AI in tourism, hospitality, and events.
- Analysis of successful AI-driven projects and their outcomes in these sectors.
- Shares lessons learned and effective practices for industry professionals in tourism, hospitality, and events.
- Conclusion and Outlook
- Summarizes key findings and insights from the book.
- Reviews AI's potential in shaping the future of tourism, hospitality, and event industries.
- Provides final thoughts on AI adoption challenges and opportunities in these interconnected fields
- Proposal Submission Deadline: February 2024
- Notification of Acceptance: March 2024
- Submission of First Draft: June 2024
- Review Process: September 2024
- Submission of Final Draft: October 2024
- Final Manuscript to Publisher: December 2024