David McGillivray

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


Major events and fan experiences: Bringing the Games to you?

Along with an ex-colleague, Matt Frew (aka @graffiticloud, http://bit.ly/q19pDr), I’ve been interested in the increasingly influential experiential element of major sports events (though not exclusively sport-focused). When we first looked at the …


Impact and Effect: Contested Cultural Values

It’s taken me a few days to blog about a Research and Knowledge Exchange event I attended last week at Creative Scotland’s swanky Waverley Gate premises in Edinburgh. The title of the event was research and knowledge exchange in the Creative Indus…