David McGillivray

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


Harnessing the power: Social Media in HE and beyond

Having participated in a few ‘events’ relating to social media over the last week or so, I thought it necessary to blog about the status of social media use in HE and how we can learn from what is happening outside of the ivory towers that we (app…


The process of academic publication: worth it in the end?

Let’s just say it took a while to complete…! Today is a bit of a watershed for me having finally received delivery of two shiny new copies of my first full (co) authored book, Event Policy: From Theory to Strategy. If you’ve just clicked on the …