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Tourist Place Design:

How tourist places are experienced?

How tourist places are designed?

How tourism can develop peripheries?

Tourisms contribution to a circular economy

Design Processes and their spatial organisation

Resilient local community development


Geography of Societies:

Economic Geography

Political Geography

Social Geography

Regional and Local Geography


Cultural Studies


Tourism, Tourists and Tourist Places

Cultural Heritage

Designs and Design Processes

Entrepreneurship and Creativity

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

Education/Academic qualification

Social Science, Dr. Scient. Soc., Coping with Distances: Producing Nordic Atlantic Societies, Roskilde University

Award Date: 1 Dec 2006

External positions

Professor of Planning, Universitetet i Tromsø

1 Feb 200631 Jul 2006


  • Geography, Geology, Topography
  • Community studies
  • The North Atlantic region
  • Regional development
  • Local development
  • Place Enactment
  • Spatial Change
  • Denmark
  • Europe
  • globalization
  • Geography of colonization and nationalism
  • material culture
  • mobilities
  • networks
  • Regionalization
  • Regional policy
  • Travel studies
  • place, space, power, and cultural experience
  • placemaking and identity
  • History, Society
  • Spatial organisation of society
  • Nordic Atlantic Societies
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Cultural Millieu
  • Nationalism
  • Regionalism
  • Colonialism
  • Memory
  • Management, Organization, Business economy and administration, Management and organization of industry, trade, and communication
  • Staff Performance
  • Innovation
  • Experience Production
  • Working Life
  • Physical planning, Urban studies
  • Regional development
  • Planning
  • citizen participation
  • Coping strategies
  • Coping
  • Networking
  • Innovation
  • Formation of Identity
  • Place consumption
  • Cultural encounters, Multi-culturalism
  • anthropology and ethnography
  • hybridity
  • Cultural analysis
  • Cultural history and cultural economy
  • Museum communication
  • Post-colonial Denmark
  • Religion and society
  • Event, Tourism, Performance
  • Cultural industries
  • Tourism
  • Interactive museum communication
  • Body
  • Experience management
  • Experience economy
  • Theory of experience
  • Process management in a performative space
  • Travel studies
  • Organisation
  • Traffic, Transportation

Publication network

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