• "Every perfect traveler always creates the country where he travels." (Nikos Kazantzakis)

  • "Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity." (Aristotle)

  • "If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?" (Albert Einstein)

Conferences & Presentations

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2016


  • Papathanassis, A. (2016).  Tourism Development:  Understanding and Effectively Managing Corruption, presented in the Corruption, Democracy and Development Congress, (Constanta, Romania).  December 8th. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/tourcorruption.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2016).  The ‘Augeas Stable’ Challenge: Combating Tourism-related Corruption, presented in the Global Economy Under Crisis (GEUC) Conference, (Constanta, Romania).  December 8th. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/augeasstable.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2016).  Cruise Market: Vision Today and Future Perspectives, presented in the Agents Association (AGEPOR) IX Congress 2016 (Oporto, PT).  October 9th. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/cruisemarketvision.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2016).  ‘High Hopes & High Seas’: The Role and Impact of Cruise Tourism in Destination Development, presented in the International Tourism Studies Association (ITSA) Biennial Conference 2016 (Greenwich, UK).  August 19th. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/highhopes.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2016).  ‘The Tourism Minotaur’: Addressing Key Destination Policy and Strategy Challenges, presented in the 6th CruiseT TEMPUS Workshop (Constanta, Romania).  June 13th. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/tourismminotaur.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2016).  ‘Oysters and The Beach Disease’: A Critical Discussion on Tourism-Induced Economic Growth, presented in the 13th Present Issues of Global Economy (PIGE) Conference, (Constanta, Romania).  June 3rd. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/tourismoyster.pdf

 2015


  • Papathanassis, A. (2015).  Kreuzfahrttourismus:  Ein Blick hinter die Kulissen? Wachstumsdynamik, Verantwortung und Ethik, presented in the Bremerhavener Service Club Symposium (Bremerhaven, Germany).  November 18th. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/cruisescenes.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2015).  ‘The Poet and the Warrior’: Crisis Management, Reputation and Image in Tourism, presented in the 5th CruiseT TEMPUS Workshop (Kherson, Ukraine).  September 9th. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/crisisman.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2015).  F&B vs. Culinary Experience Management:  The Example of the Cruise Sector and Implications for Destination Product Development, presented in the 4th CruiseT TEMPUS Workshop (Odessa, Ukraine).  July 21st. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/cruisefood.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2015).  ‘The Tourism Knot’ Hypothesis: Tourism Income and Economic Development, presented in the 4th CruiseT TEMPUS Workshop (Batumi, Georgia & Odessa, Ukraine).  July 16th and 20th. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/tourismknot.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2015).  ‘Putting a Smile on the Parrot’s Face:  An Exploration of the All-Inclusive Debate, presented in the Conference for Sustainable Tourism & Development in the European Union, Jean Monnet European Centre of Excellence – National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, (Kos, Greece).  May 2nd   Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/parrotsmile.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2015).  ‘All at Sea’:  e-Cruising Transformation & Implications, presented in the Conference for Sustainable Tourism & Development in the European Union, Jean Monnet European Centre of Excellence – National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, (Kos, Greece).  May 1st   Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/allatsea.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2015).  ‘Herding Cats’: Emerging, Guest-Centric Destination Development, presented in the 3rd CruiseT TEMPUS Workshop (Varna, Bulgaria).  April 21st. Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/catsdest.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2015).  The ‘Holiday Cartels’: Concentration in Tourism & Implications for the Destinations, presented in the Workshop for Sustainable Tourism & Development in the European Union, Jean Monnet European Centre of Excellence – National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, (Athens, Greece).  March 26th.  Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/holidaycartels.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2015).  Grounded Theory ‘Reloaded’: Bridging the Gap between Research Philosophy and Method, presented in the Research Methodology Workshop, Utrecht University (Utrecht, Netherlands).  February 26th.  Available URL:   http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/gtreloaded.pdf

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2008


  • Papathanassis, A. (2008). Cruise Sector Growth & Destination Development:  Development for cruising vs. Development through cruising, presented in the Meeresnutzung im Jahr 2025:  Wirtschaftliche Chancen für Cuxhaven. Industrie- und Handelskammer Stade (Cuxhaven, Germany). November 14th.  Available URL:  http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/IHKCruiseDest.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. & Breitner, M.H. (2008). Booking cruises online:  An issue of trust?, presented in the 1st International Cruise Conference, Bremerhaven University of Applied Science (Bremerhaven, Germany). September 27th.  Available URL:  http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/cruisetrust.pdf
  • Papathanassis, A. (2008). Managing Systems Integration in Tourism:  Exploring the Maintenance & Investment Traps. Presented in the 7th E-Tourism Futures Forum. University of Bournemouth (Bournemouth, UK). April 10th. Available URL:  http://www.papathanassis.com/images/dlfiles/7eTFSITraps.pdf

2007