Conference Programme

The conference will run from Wednesday 2nd July through to Friday 4th July 2014. Download the conference programme below.

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The conference programme is to be split into four strands. The four strands are based around:

    1. Pedagogy & professional practice
    2. Place
    3. Product
    4. People

1. Pedagogy and professional practice (Education). Events management education papers, case studies, HE issues, research/practice based pedagogic papers. Or, papers related to professional practice, practitioner case studies, industry best practice case studies.

2. Place (Regional development). Local/regional impact of events, working with local stakeholders and the importance of place/space in events. This stand also includes the role of events in regional development and destination planning, sustainability and health.

3. Product (Event experience and design). Event experience, event design, experiential events, hybrid events, virtual events and augmented reality.

4. People (Human side of events). Stakeholder involvement, workforce, sponsorship, delegate experience and managing volunteers.

Key Dates

Early bird registration
Friday 9 May 2014

Final delegate registration
Friday 13 June 2014