The ttra Annual International Conference is the premier event in which the global community of practitioners and educators engaged in research, information management, and marketing in the travel, tourism and hospitality industries comes together to network and share best practices. Members in ttra represent a variety of segments from the greater international travel and tourism community, including educators, practitioners, research providers/consultants and users of research.
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Thursday, June 22 • 10:15 - 11:30
Academic Stream I - Creative, Smart, and Sustainable Destinations | Branche académique I - Destinations créatives, intelligentes et durables

"Toward A Comprehensive Destination Crisis Resilience Framework." 
Ignatius Cahyanto, Black Hills State University; Lori Pennington-Gray, University of Florida

"How to Prevent Tourists from Canceling when a Disaster Hits the Destination: Promising Measures, Crisis-resistant Target Segment and Leveraging Peer-to-peer Networks."
Homa Hajibaba, The University of Queensland; Sara Dolnicar, University of Wollongong

New Insights into Tourists’ Risk Perceptions: A Comparison of Affective and Cognitive Evaluations of Risk across Multiple Destination Contexts."
Ashley Schroeder, University of Hawaii, Manoa; Lori Pennington-Gray, University of Florida

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Whitney Knollenberg, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Management, North Carolina State University
Whitney Knollenberg's, Ph.D., research focuses on the role of leadership in the forces that shape tourism development, including planning, power, policy, and partnerships. Recently she has examined political leaders in tourism and tourism advocates and their efforts to gain political... Read More →

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Ashley Schroeder, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Managing Director, Tourism Crisis Management Initiative
Ashley Schroeder, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the School of Travel Industry Management at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, as well as the Managing Director of the Tourism Crisis Management Initiative at the University of Florida. Her research focuses on proactive tourism... Read More →
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Sara Dolnicar, Ph.D.

Research Professor, The University of Queensland
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Lori Pennington-Gray, Ph.D.

Director of the Tourism Crisis Management Initiative, University of Florida
Lori Pennington-Gray, Ph.D., is the Director of the Tourism Crisis Management Initiative at the University of Florida, as well as a Professor in the Department of Tourism, Recreation, and Sport Management. Her research uses a “systems approach” to understand both demand-side and... Read More →

Thursday June 22, 2017 10:15 - 11:30 EDT