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Report: February 2020

Impact of New 7 Wonders of Nature

TMACC

Confidential

2020

Institute for Futures Research

Report: August 2019

South Africa 2030: Tourism Trends

V&A Waterfront

Confidential

Talk: Paris, 2019

State of the Attractions Industry in Africa

IAAPA, the Global Association for the Attractions Industry

Talk: Cape Town, 2019

Scanning the Fringe: how can art help us be ‘furiously curious’

Chamber of Beautiful Business

Report: January 2019

Tomorrow’s Visitor 2030

Client: Confidential

Confidential

2019

Facilitated Workshop

City Sightseeing Bus

2019

Facilitated Workshop

Two Oceans Aquarium

2019

Institute for Futures Research

Talk: Cape Town, 2018

Scanning the Fringe

Institute for Futures Research

2018

Facilitated Workshop

Swellendam Municipality

Report: November 2018

Wonderdal: Admissions Ticketing Strategy

Hazendal Wine Farm

Confidential

2018

Facilitated Workshop

Cape Town Tourism

Report: August 2018

Health and Wellness Trend Survey

V&A Waterfront

Confidential

Report: April 2018

Cape Point Funicular: Experience Analysis

Thebe Tourism

Confidential

Report: March 2018

Visitor Attraction Audit

V&A Waterfront

Confidential

2018

Institute for Futures Research

2017

Institute for Futures Research

2016

Institute for Futures Research

Talk: Gothenburg, 2015

Attractions in Emerging Markets: Africa

International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions

IFR Research Articles 2020

  1. Calculating the real cost of tourism.   
  2. Hans Rosling’s ‘MegaKillers’ and the future role of the United Nations
  3. Building resilience to disinformation
  4. Will cities charge an entrance fee in the future?
  5. Digital Minimalism
  6. Africa’s reliance on travel and tourism for jobs.

IFR Research Articles 2019

  1. The Changing Perceptions in Health and Wellness for South Africa’s urban middle class.
  2. Africa’s future food security.
  3. The Future of Tourism in South Africa
  4. #Getoutdoors
  5. Flygskam – Flight Shame
  6. Digital Twins
  7. Futures Literacy
  8. Educating today’s youth for an unknown future.
  9. Analog is making a comeback.
  10. Using evidence to guide policy in Africa
  11. AgroPiracy

IFR Research Articles 2018

  1. Growth of Muslim Friendly Tourism
  2. Will gift wrap being a thing of the past?
  3. Gardens instead of graveyards
  4. Death Doulas – Helping people face dying.
  5. The Visual Divide. A global explosion in the need for corrective eyewear.
  6. Recreational Drug Tourism
  7. The HyperLocal Tourism Economy
  8. The Re-Commerce Economy
  9. Knowledge Remittances for Africa
  10. Can tourism connect with JOMO – Joy of Missing Out.
  11. WhatsApp is the most popular messaging app in Africa.
  12. Will the de-urbanisation trend continue in Zimbabwe?
  13. U = U (Undetectable = Untransmittable)
  14. Period Poverty
  15. Financial wellness index
  16. Loneliness as epidemic
  17. Scanning the Fringe
  18. The Disruption of petrol forecourts

IFR Research Articles 2017

  1. The Backdoor into the Internet of Things
  2. Young adults are making use of their private safety net.
  3. A Cashless vs Less Cash Future
  4. The Changing Role of Shopping Centres
  5. The Future of Cars – in three questions
  6. Is your future self a stranger to you?
  7. Giving Failure the Attention it deserves
  8. Dark Tourism
  9. Curated Decay
  10. Digital Amnesia
  11. Citizenship Industry – the growth of the passport industry.
  12. Becoming Cultural Omnivores.
  13. Reducetarians on the rise

IFR Research Articles 2016

  1. The Rise of Anti-Consumerism and Anti-Fashion
  2. Preparing for the Future of Work – Hybrid Jobs
  3. “Neighbours, not tourists” – The future of short term strangers vs long term neighbours
  4. Food Tourism as Cultural Capital
  5. Gender Fluidity
  6. The Modern Medicis – where culture and commerce meet.
  7. The rise of Location Based Social Experiences
  8. Becoming our best selves: the focus on personal transformation in tourism
  9. Tourism: Switch-off/Burn Out
  10. Tourism: Luxury re-defined as Exclusivity
  11. Is over-crowding the future of tourism?
  12. Travelling without bags – renting clothes on arrival
  13. The Humanization of Pets leads to growth in Pet Products and Services
  14. Tailor Made Retirement for the Post Career Worker.
  15. PA to VA to IVA – From Personal Assistant, to Virtual Assistant to Intelligent Virtual Assistant

Curiositas Tourism Futures
& Attractions Consultancy

SABINE LEHMANN
+27 (0)82 305 9019
sabine@curiositas.co.za

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