Yoel Mansfeld, Center for Tourism, Pilgrimage & Recreation Research, Israel

Full Professor of Tourism Planning & Development at CTPRR, University of Haifa Israel. 30 years of experience in research on tourism crises. Co-edited 2 books on tourism, safety, and security and numerous academic papers on this topic.

Ready to cooperate with others on an international – comparative basis in research into the management and consumer behavior related to tourism crises. Particularly interested in policy development and bottom-up recommendations re. the planning and development of guidelines on how to manage and diminish the negative impact of tourism crises on a local and regional levels.