Tourism Experts Discussed

Last Sunday was the third edition of the Kapruner castlecamps to end In the historic walls of the Castle Kaprun, tourism experts from many parts of Europe – mainly from Austria, met to Exchange Germany and South Tyrol – to find out about current trends in the field of marketing, PR and customer relationship. The rounds, which usually only together had set participants as for barcamps at the beginning of the event in agreement, focused on news and developments in the online space. Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare: The biggest social platforms on the Internet were also at the tourism professionals in focus. So-called apart from the question of the future ‘ location based services’, on the basis of those people their current location can publish with one click on the Internet, were discussed, including the chances of the controversial Google service ‘Street View’. The participants of the two-day BarCamp put attention on the topic of ‘Mobile Internet’, so surfing with your mobile phone.

According to estimates by experts to 2013 already more people with your mobile phone online be as at home on the computer. Therefore, it is particularly important not to oversleep this trend also for travel industry. A total of 18 rounds on Saturday and Sunday were on the Castle Kaprun. Who was not present, could track online conversations: Internet-affine participants took advantage of the short message service Twitter to report live from the discussion boards. Some blog posts and presentations were the castlecamper in the network. ‘ My personal feedback to the castlecamp 2010: interesting sessions, exciting discussions, super food, great location, cool band and communicative, nice people. Looking forward to the next burning, wrote about Nicole Gulle from Vienna via Twitter. There are more opinions and information material to the results of the roundtables on on the Internet.

Contact guest service Zell am See-Kaprun region telephone + 43 (0) 6542-770 0 welcome(at)zellamsee-kaprun.com contact press knoefler-journalist. media + communications GmbH Benjamin Knofler phone + 49 (0) 6028 80729 0 zellkaprun(at)kj-media.com short Info: Zell am See-Kaprun is with 14,000 beds and two million overnight stays annually one of the most important holiday regions of in Austria. The natural world of alpine panorama and the Lake is ideal for relaxation and wellbeing. Golf, hiking and swimming are at the heart of the summer offer from more than 40 activities. The pleasure to ski and Board will entertain during the cold season. 54 cableways and lifts bring skiers in thick powder 138 slope kilometres snowboarders find an ideal terrain in the snowpark on the Kitzsteinhorn glacier plateau. Here, turning into more laps until far in the warm summer months. And: family-friendliness is large written in Zell am see and Kaprun. For the region has been awarded several times.