Much of what we have achieved is a result of friendship between colleagues at Macao Institute for Tourism Studies and Bournemouth University which led to partnership and collaboration. Here is a snapshot of our growing portfolio of legacies with other institutions joining over the years.
Bournemouth University, Macao Institute for Tourism Studies and Cape Peninsula University of Technology is currently collaborating a research on plastic use in conference venues in the UK, South Africa, Macao and Hong Kong.
Bournemouth University and Macao Institute for Tourism Studies collaborated on a research about Macau Grand Prix in 2010.
The Second International Video Conference of Bournemouth University, U.K. & Institute for Tourism Studies, Macao in 2011: Motorsports Research
Date: Thursday, 31 March 2011
International Journal of Event and Festival Management, Volume 7, Issue 2, guest co-edited by Dr Ubaldino Couto and Dr Julie Whitfield.
Couto, U.S., Tang, S.L. & Boyce, P. (2016). What makes a motorsport event enjoyable? The case of Macau Grand Prix, Journal of Convention & Event Tourism, 17(5), 1-15. DOI: 10.1080/15470148.2016.1207121
Whitfield, J. and Dioko, L.A.N., Webber, D.E. & Zhang, L. (2014). Attracting Convention and Exhibition Attendance to Complex Mice Venues: Emerging Data from Macao. International Journal of Tourism Research, 16, 169-179. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/jtr.1911
Whitfield, J., Dioko, L.A.N. & Webber, D.E. (2013). Scoring environmental credentials: a review of UK conference and meetings venues using the GREENER VENUE framework. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 22(2), 299-318. DOI: 10.1080/09669582.2013.809090
Whitfield, J. and Dioko, L.A.N. (2012). Measuring and Examining the Relevance of Discretionary Corporate Social Responsibility in Tourism: Some Preliminary Evidence From The UK Conference Sector. Journal of Travel Research, 51(3), 289-302. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/0047287511418369
Whitfield, J. and Dioko, L.A.N. (2011). Discretionary corporate social responsibility: introducing the GREENER VENUE. International Journal of Event and Festival Management, 2(2), 170-183. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1108/17582951111136586