11:00 - 12:00
Thu-IPS10
Organiser:
Fernando Reis
Chair:
Albrecht Wirthmann
Developing software for web scraping: the Italian experience on portals offering tourist accommodation
Oral presentation
Massimiliano Amarone, (Email), Mascia Di Torrice, (Email)
Italian National Statistical Institute (ISTAT)

This work stems from the experience conducted by Italy in the context of the Essnet Big Data II. The web scraping procedures to collect data from the portals offering accommodation for tourism purposes are presented, together with the first results.