The Impact of Automation on Tourism and Hospitality Jobs

Information Technology & Tourism, Forthcoming DOI:10.1007/s40558-020-00175-1

16 Pages Posted: 13 May 2020

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Stanislav Hristov Ivanov

Zangador; Zangador Research institute; Varna University of Management (VUM)

Date Written: April 18, 2020

Abstract

This viewpoint discusses the impacts of automation technologies on tourism and hospitality jobs by delving into the mechanisms through which automation eliminates, transforms, and creates job positions in the industry. It elaborates on the tourism and hospitality jobs of the future, the skills that tourism and hospitality employees would need, and the implication of automation for tourism and hospitality education.

Keywords: automation, tourism jobs, hospitality jobs, employee skills

Suggested Citation

Ivanov, Stanislav Hristov and Ivanov, Stanislav Hristov, The Impact of Automation on Tourism and Hospitality Jobs (April 18, 2020). Information Technology & Tourism, Forthcoming DOI:10.1007/s40558-020-00175-1, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3579464

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