A Scoping Study of Business Events: Beyond Tourism Benefits

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dc.contributor.author Foley, Carmel en_US
dc.contributor.author Schlenker, Katie en_US
dc.contributor.author Edwards, Deborah en_US
dc.contributor.author Hayllar, Bruce en_US
dc.contributor.editor en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-02-02T11:14:22Z
dc.date.available 2012-02-02T11:14:22Z
dc.date.issued 2010 en_US
dc.identifier 2010000010 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Foley Carmel et al. 2010, 'A Scoping Study of Business Events: Beyond Tourism Benefits', Business Events Sydney, Australia en_US
dc.identifier.issn - en_US
dc.identifier.other R1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/16848
dc.description.abstract The purpose of this study is to provide an empirically-based assessment of the range and impact of contributions made by business events to host communities beyond the tourism dimension. This project is classified as a scoping study, delivering baseline data on which future stages of research could be built. Future stages of the project could be designed to deliver quantitative data on the contributions made by business events to complement the more qualitative focus of this study. It is well established that business events make a substantial contribution to the Australian economy from a tourism perspective. However, the Business Events Council of Australia (2009a) argues that impacts from business events in areas such as innovation, education, networking, trade, research and practice are likely to far outweigh the financial returns of the tourism spend. They have called for evidence-based research to be undertaken in this area (Business Events Council of Australia 2009b) en_US
dc.language en_US
dc.publisher Business Events Sydney en_US
dc.relation.isbasedon http://www.businesseventssydney.com.au/fms/Latest%20news/Beyond%20Tourism%20Benefits%20-%20Final%20Report.pdf en_US
dc.title A Scoping Study of Business Events: Beyond Tourism Benefits en_US
dc.parent en_US
dc.journal.volume en_US
dc.journal.number en_US
dc.publocation Australia en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 1 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 41 en_US
dc.cauo.name BUS.School of Leisure, Sport and Tourism en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 150600 en_US
dc.personcode 923246 en_US
dc.personcode 996738 en_US
dc.personcode 997315 en_US
dc.personcode 781083 en_US
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Tourism en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom en_US
dc.date.activity en_US
dc.location.activity en_US
dc.description.keywords NA en_US
dc.staffid 781083 en_US


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