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    • Fostering innovation in sustainable tourism 

      Thuot, Lea; Vaugeois, Nicole; Maher, Patrick (Rural Development Institute, 2010)
      Sustainable tourism development has been a topic of considerable research and policy reflection across Canada for the past two decades. Sustainability is especially important to people in rural areas, since tourism products ...
    • The influence of tourism and amenities on place attachment and entrepreneurship in remote communities: A case study of Tofino, BC 

      Kumar, Sreya; Vaugeois, Nicole (TTRA Canada, 2018-09-26)
      This study was undertaken to provide a better understanding of new migrant entrepreneurs and what attracts them to remote communities. The case study location that was chosen for the study was Tofino, BC which has emerged ...
    • Placemaking through deep cultural mapping: The Where is Here? project 

      Vaugeois, Nicole; Rosser, Sunny; Karsten, Sharon; Williams, Alanna; Shaw, Pam (World Leisure Centre of Excellence in Sustainability and Innovation at Vancouver Island University, 2016-12)
      One of the most visible avenues used by small cities to retain competitiveness can be seen in the attempts to revitalize their downtown areas to create places and spaces enjoyed and valued by residents and visitors. Formerly ...
    • Supporting informed destination development using visitor intelligence 

      Vaugeois, Nicole; Parker, Pete (World Leisure Centre of Excellence in Sustainability and Innovation at Vancouver Island University, 2015-12)
      Having an understanding of the profile of visiting markets can assist destinations to make informed and effective marketing investments. This case study describes a collaborative model to design and pilot a community-based ...
    • Uncovering and mapping place attachment in small cities 

      Vaugeois, Nicole; Williams, Alanna; Karsten, Sharon; Shaw, Pam (TTRA Canada, 2016-09-26)
      Understanding the connections that visitors and residents have to places is critically important for tourism development. Aided with this knowledge, authentic experiences can be developed, stories can be uncovered and ...
    • UnSettling downtowns 

      Williams, Alanna; Vaugeois, Nicole (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05)
      Presentation of VIU's cultural mapping project, with the focus on downtown Nanaimo, B.C.
    • Using experiential education to expose graduate students to the relevance of case studies in sustainability and innovation 

      Vaugeois, Nicole; Maher, Patrick T. (Prescott College, 2013-05-11)
      Field studies play an important role in curriculum at many levels. Within the Sustainable Leisure Management graduate program at Vancouver Island University (VIU), field studies play a critical role in allowing students ...