Chapter 1 Event Management A sustainable project management perspective
Published: February 2021
Component type: chapter
Published in: Event Project Management
Parent DOI: 10.23912/9781911635734-4390
The Events Management sector has been a new fast-growing trend that links tourism, business, and leisure together (Getz, 1997). Traditionally, all events were mainly focused on financial benefits. However, the recent trend reflects a broader vision based on sustainable (social, cultural, envi- ronmental and economic) issues. The term ‘Green Events’ became a new trend in events; usually sponsored and organized by local authorities that try to educate visitors and the local community towards more sustainable behaviours through the integration of sustainable tools during the plan- ning, organisation, and management processes to reduce potential adverse effects resulting from the limited focus on the financial objectives.
- Mohamed Salama, Heriot-Watt University, Dubai (Author) https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5212-082X
- Yulia Raffaelli, Italian Trade Agency (Author)
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- Mohamed Salama, Heriot-Watt University, Dubai (Editor) https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5212-082X
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