Speaker – Andrei Kirilenko


Dr. Andrei P. Kirilenko is an Associate Professor in the Department of Tourism, Hospitality and Event Management at the University of Florida. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science and doing research in tourism analytics, big data analysis, data mining, and sustainability issues. His resent projects were funded by the Eric Friedheim Tourism Institute, Florida Department of Transportation, and US Army Corps of Engineers. The early version of research this keynote is centered at was awarded with the “Best Insights” prize from Expedia and the International Federation for Information Technologies in Travel and Tourism (IFITT).