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Knowledge Transfer between Educational Institutions and Destinations

Knowledge Transfer to and within Tourism

ISBN: 978-1-78714-406-4, eISBN: 978-1-78714-405-7

ISSN: 2042-1443

Publication date: 7 July 2017

Abstract

This chapter investigates the outcome of the ongoing interactions between the Danish University College of Northern Denmark and stakeholder networks in the Italian destination Campi Flegrei. The findings of this study show that the benefits of the interactions among students, lecturers, and destination stakeholders are manifold and show that the challenge resides in strengthening the flux of knowledge sent back to destination stakeholders. Thus, the authors suggest an action- and stakeholder-oriented approach for future knowledge transfer from the educational institution to the destination stakeholders.

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D’Ambrosio, L., Halberg Madsen, J. and Wejrum, L.M. (2017), "Knowledge Transfer between Educational Institutions and Destinations", Knowledge Transfer to and within Tourism (Bridging Tourism Theory and Practice, Vol. 8), Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 59-72. https://doi.org/10.1108/S2042-144320170000008005

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