Geospatial Technology a Solution on Communication Development Case Study: Tourism Management in Albania

6 Pages Posted: 20 Nov 2018

Date Written: September 8, 2016

Abstract

Albanian tourism industry recent years has consistently increased and has gained a growing share in the country's GDP. The paper outlines the great potentiality Albanian market can benefit from a well management process of the tourism sector exploiting contemporary technology. GIS technology has gained an undisputed role as the backbone of modern tourism development. Based on the close relation tourism has toward the mapping process we will focus our presentation into the most critical issues the Albanian tourism sector suffers from, communication and information toward both sides visitors and potential sponsors, and how GIS offers the right tools for any analytical or visual aspect. The aim of this paper is to present a group of indexed mapping areas showing the most potential zones for tourism development in Albania working as a mirror to redirect future investments, also increase reliability and effectiveness toward data and terrain decision-making.

Keywords: Information Technologies, ICT, GIS, Database, Development, Tourism

JEL Classification: Z39

Suggested Citation

Hysenaj, Medjon, Geospatial Technology a Solution on Communication Development Case Study: Tourism Management in Albania (September 8, 2016). 2016 ENTRENOVA Conference Proceedings, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3282307 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3282307

Medjon Hysenaj (Contact Author)

University of Shkoder ( email )

Albania

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