With the title Sustainable tourism by Hartmut Pure and Wolfgang Strasdas UVK Lucius/utb won the ITB book award in 2016 in the category of “Tourist book”.
The independent jury of experts from countries, experts, the media and the book trade justified the award: “The book is as a Textbook and, accordingly, it sets the learning objectives, reference literature and covers the topics of sustainable tourism in a systematic way. With the technical contributions of the nine authors, the book is a paperback for those who want to know something about the current debate on Sustainability in tourism, the Implementation and the institutional set up. With the award ceremony, the appreciation for a book in which the main aspects of sustainability in tourism were brought together, provides a compact appearance, and is comparatively inexpensive.“
With the ITB book awards, Messe Berlin annually at the start of the ITB Berlin, the most interesting of current national and international publications in the field of travel and tourism. The official award ceremony will be held in the name of the ITB on Friday, 11.03. 2016 to 16 at the Palais at the radio tower instead. For more information about the book award, the Jury of the other categories and winners can be found here.
About ITB Berlin and the ITB Berlin Convention
The ITB Berlin 2016 will be held from Wednesday to Sunday, 9. to 13. March, instead. From Wednesday to Friday the ITB Berlin is open to trade visitors only. Parallel to the trade fair, the ITB Berlin Convention runs from Wednesday to Saturday, 9. to 12. In March 2016. He is the world’s largest specialist Convention for the industry. More information can be found at www.itb-kongress.de. The ITB Berlin is the leading trade fair for the worldwide travel industry. 2015 of 10,096 exhibitors from 186 countries presented their products and services to about 175,000 visitors, including the 115,000 trade visitors.
Hartmut Rein, Wolfgang Strasdas (Hg.)
2015, 344 pages
€ (D) 24,99