Chapters

IFITT is facilitating the development and activities of local chapters globally.

The following chapters are active:

Australasia

Board Members:
President: Paul Baron
Vice-President: Dr Nina Mistilis
Conference/Network Director: Liz Ward

Contact: [email protected]

Finland

Board Members:
President: Juho Pesonen
Vice-President: Jere Kuusinen
General Secretary: Jenni Mikkonen
Accountant: Anja Tuohino

Contact: [email protected]

Greece

Board Members:
President: Christos Ditoras, E-Commerce and Marketing Executive, Hilton Athens
Vice-President: Dimitris Serifis, CEO, Nelios
General Secretary: Danai Tsogia, Athens Express Tour Operator, Sales and Marketing
Member: Antonios Giannopoulos, Founder the voyager voice, Adj.Lecturer AUEB, Programme Manager BCA
Member: Stavros Kefalas, Co-founder, Tourix
Member: Chariton Brousalian, Sales & Marketing Manager,Greek Travel Pages
Member: Sotiris Varelas, Post-Doctoral Researcher, Virtual and Augmented Reality
Member: Minas Liapakis, CoFounder, EyeWide Digital Marketing Agency

Contact: [email protected]
Website: www.ifitt.gr

Italy

Board Members:
President: Rodolfo Baggio, Bocconi University
Member: Luisa Mich, University of Trento
Member: Roberto Peretta, University of Bergamo
Member: Giacomo Del Chiappa, University of Sassari

Contact: [email protected]

Spain and Latin American

Board Members:
President: Estela Marine-Roig
Vice-President: Enric Lopez C.
General Secretary: Eva Martin-Fuentes
Treasurer: Berta Ferrer-Rosell
Member: Antonio Guevara
Member: Montserrat Peñarroya
Member: Marina Abad

Contact: [email protected]

Switzerland

Board Members:
President: Miriam Scaglione
General Secretary: Elena Marchiori
Treasurer: Thomas Steiner

Contact: [email protected]

Turkey 

Board Members:

President: Dr. Gizem Kayar, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University
Vice-President: Dr. Eda Avci,  Dokuz Eylul University
General Secretary: Dr. Seden Doğan, Samsun Ondokuz Mayıs University
Treasurer: Dr. Senem Yazıcı Yılmaz, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University
Member: Serkan Ceylan, General Coordinator at Bodrum Peninsula Promotion Foundation (BOYTAV)
Member: Murat Toktaş, Chairman of the Board at Blacksea Touristic Hoteliers Association (KATİD), Board Member at Turkish Hoteliers Federation (TÜROFED)

Member: Gülcan Tug, Corporate Communication Director at Womantv
Member: Berrin Benli, Founder at NOVUSENS Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Member: Dr. Ayşe Baş Collins, Bilkent University, School of Applied Technology and Management
Member: Adem Kahraman, Katip Çelebi University
Member: Ramazan Bakir, Mugla Sıtkı Koçman University
Member: Tolga Altaş, Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University

Contact: [email protected]

North America

Board Members:
President/Chapter Director: Dr. Cihan Cobanoglu, University of South Florida, USA
Vice-President: Dr Katerina Berezina, University of Mississippi, USA
General Secretary: Faranak Memarzadeh, San Jose State University. USA
Treasurer:  Dr. Aysegul Songur, University of South Florida, USA
Member: Andrei Kirilenko, University of Florida
Member: Ulrike Gretzel,  University of South California

Contact: [email protected]

Africa

Board Members:
President: Patience TropoZambia Tourism Agency, Zambia
Vice-President: Dr. Nyabisi Mengo, Karatina University, Kenya
General Secretary: Dandison Ukpabi, Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Finland
Member: Prof. Anneli Douglas, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Member: Francisca Machoka Gesimba, Kenya Methodist University, Kenya
Member: Hellen Mwamba, The Just Bags Club, Zambia
Member: Christabel Mwansa, Chic Collection, Zambia

Contact: [email protected]