David McGillivray

Professor, interested in events, culture, digital participation & sport.


Delivering Multi-Campus Learning

Continuing with my recent blog commentaries on the theme of Learning and Teaching, I want to start a conversation with other academics and related audiences to address a unique challenge being faced by my new institution – delivering a high qualit…


Social media for learning and teaching

I started working at the University of the West of Scotland three weeks ago with a remit to pursue research towards the UK research excellence framework and to promote innovation in Learning and Teaching in the Faculty of Business and Creative Ind…


Some ruminations on EventScotland’s international event management conference

On Tuesday I attended my second EventScotland conference held at the beautiful Perth Concert Hall. Given that the event is trailed mainly as an opportunity for the industry to come together, academia has been relatively poorly represented, at leas…