Special Issues:

Book Chapters:

  • Murphy, J., Kalbaska, N., Cantoni, L., Horton-Tognazzini, L., Ryan, P., & Williams, A. (2016). Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) in Hospitality and Tourism. P. Benckendorf & A. Zehrer (Eds.), Handbook of Teaching and Learning in Tourism: Edward Elgar, pp 154-172.
  • Van Zyl, I., Kalbaska, N., & Cantoni, L. (2015). The use of eLearning courses in African-based travel trade – an evaluation survey. Tourism and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: Current Issues and Local Perspectives. Routledge.
  • Kalbaska, N. (2013). Formazione turistica mediata dalle nuove tecnologie. In A. Inversini & L. Cantoni (Eds.), Nuovi Media nella Comunicazione Turistica. Roma: Società Editrice Dante Alighieri.

Academic Journals:

Conferences:

  • Lin J., Cantoni L. (2017) Assessing the Performance of a Tourism MOOC Using the Kirkpatrick Model: A Supplier’s Point of View. Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2017. Springer, Cham.. ENTER 2017. 24-26 January, 2017
  • Kalbaska, N. & Cantoni, L. (2016). UNESCO enlisted Cultural Landscapes: their presence and presentation in eLearning courses by National Destinations. Tourism and Cultural Landscapes: towards a sustainable approach Conference. Budapest, Hungary. (pp.282 – 294).
  • Lin, J., Kalbaska, N., Tardini, S., Decarli Frick, E. & Cantoni, L. (2015). A Journey to Select the Most Suitable MOOCs Platform: The Case of a Swiss University. In S. Carliner et al. (Eds.), Proceedings of World Conference on Educational Media and Technology 2015(pp. 247-257). Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).
  • Murphy, J., Kalbaska, N., Horton-Tognazzini, L., & Cantoni. L. (2015). Online learning and MOOCs: A framework proposal. Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism – Proceedings of the International Conference in Lugano (Switzerland). New York: Springer, 847-858.
  • Kalbaska, N. (2014). Massive Open Online Courses: Future Education in Hospitality and Tourism. 12th ApacCHRIE conference. Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), May 2014.
  • Kalbaska, N., Cantoni, L. (2014). Factors influencing participation in and awareness about eLearning courses on tourism destinations among travel agents based in India and New Zealand. 12th ApacCHRIE conference. Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), May 2014.
  • Murphy, J., Ryan, P., Horton-Tognazzini, L., Kalbaska, N., Cantoni, L. (2014). A Framework for Online Learning. 12th ApacCHRIE conference. Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), May 2014.
  • Kalbaska, N., &  Cantoni, L. (2014). eLearning Courses Offered by tourism destinations: Factors Affecting Participation and Awareness among British and Indian Travel Agents. In Z. Xiang & I.Tussyadiah (Eds.), Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism – Proceedings of the International Conference in Dublin (Ireland). New York: Springer, pp. 763-777.
  • Kalbaska, N., & Cantoni, L. (2013). e-Learning courses on travel destinations. An exploratory study on Indian travel agents perspective. In J. Fountain & K. Moore (eds.), CAUTHE 2013: Tourism and Global Change: On the Edge of Something Big. Christchurch, N.Z.: Lincoln University, pp. 395-399. ISBN: 9780864762832
  • Kalbaska, N. (2013). National tourism organizations’ online training offers and travel agents’ perception and motivations. 3rd International Conference on Tourism Management and Tourism Related Issues. Barcelona (Spain), October 2013.
  • Adukaite, A., Kalbaska, N., & Cantoni, L. (2013). eLearning on tourism destinations. The case of Ticino Switzerland Travel Specialist course. 3rd International Conference on Tourism Management and Tourism Related Issues. Barcelona (Spain), October 2013.
  • De Rose, M., Marchiori, E., Kalbaska, N., & Cantoni, L. (2013). Independent eLearning offers in tourism and hospitality. Looking for quality indicators. 3rd International Conference on Tourism Management and Tourism Related Issues. Barcelona (Spain), October 2013.
  • Murphy, J., Williams, A., Ryan, P., Kalbaska, N., & Cantoni. L. (2013). Tourism and Hospitality Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs): An Overview and Diffusion Considerations. EuroCHRIE 2013 Cooperative Education and Research for Hospitality and Tourism. Freiburg (Germany), October 2013.
  • Adukaite, A., Kalbaska, N., & Cantoni, L. (2013). eLearning on tourism destinations between formal and informal learning. SSRE2013Conference Integrating formal and informal learning. Lugano (Switzerland), August 2013. Short-listed for best-paper award.
  • Cantoni, L., & Kalbaska, N. (2013). Travel agents’ learning about tourism destinations. Self-directed learning as ‘entrepreneurial’ learning? Academy of Management Africa Conference at the Gordon Institute of Business Science, Johannesburg, (South Africa), January 2013.
  • Kalbaska N., Van Zyl I., & Cantoni L. (2012). eLearning Courses on Travel Destinations: Perceptions of African Travel Agents. Prosented at eLearning Africa 2012 – International Conference on ICT for Development, Education and Training, Cotonou, Benin, 23 – 25 May 2012.
  • Kalbaska, N., & Cantoni, L. (2011). eTourism course syllabus development and assessment. A Communication  Perspective. Accepted as a full paper to 2011 World Congress Activating Change in Tourism Education, Temple University, Philadelphia (USA), 18 – 21 May 2011
  • Cantoni, L., & Kalbaska, N. (2010). eLearning Offers by Destination Management Organizations, in U. Gretzel, R. Law & M. Fuchs (eds.), Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism 2010, Wien – New York: Springer, pp. 247-259

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