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Is there a need for sustainable management within the events industry? [electronic resource].

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781780522043Publication details: Bradford : Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2011.ISBN:
  • 9781780522050
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Is there a need for sustainable management within the events industry?DDC classification:
  • 394.2068
LOC classification:
  • GT3405
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Contents:
Cover; CONTENTS; Editorial advisory board; Editorial; Will sustainability change the business model of the event industry?; Promoting sustainable festival events tourism: a case study of Lamu Kenya; Roundtable discussion: applying sustainability legislation to events; Tourism ecology: towards the responsible, sustainable tourism future; Sustainable facilities management within event venues; A critical review of "green" procurement; The development of competitive advantage through sustainable event management; Moving towards responsible events management
Summary: The events industry faces far reaching and industry specific challenges such as supplier disruption, numerous consumer related issues, increasing operating costs and wider impacts from economic disparity and legislative changes. This ebook poses the question: ?Is there a need for sustainable management within the events industry??. Part one considers the concept of sustainable principles and the interest and value it can provide the industry. Part two considers the operational issues and practical implications in adopting aspects of sustainable management. Finally, part three considers the org
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Cover; CONTENTS; Editorial advisory board; Editorial; Will sustainability change the business model of the event industry?; Promoting sustainable festival events tourism: a case study of Lamu Kenya; Roundtable discussion: applying sustainability legislation to events; Tourism ecology: towards the responsible, sustainable tourism future; Sustainable facilities management within event venues; A critical review of "green" procurement; The development of competitive advantage through sustainable event management; Moving towards responsible events management

The events industry faces far reaching and industry specific challenges such as supplier disruption, numerous consumer related issues, increasing operating costs and wider impacts from economic disparity and legislative changes. This ebook poses the question: ?Is there a need for sustainable management within the events industry??. Part one considers the concept of sustainable principles and the interest and value it can provide the industry. Part two considers the operational issues and practical implications in adopting aspects of sustainable management. Finally, part three considers the org