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GAY OK

  Oktoberfest Dublin, since its first year in 2008, has become an institution in the Irish event calendar. After successful first years the event tumbled through the recession and an organisational crisis, but has been back on track since 2013, which is when … Continue reading

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World Cup Fan-Fest: The Team Behind The Game

This is an article that was published on a local blog by a journalist, who followed me around for a day. I translated it from German. When 50,000 people get together for a World Cup party, there is a lot … Continue reading

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Football Fever

Since the ‘Summer Fairy-tale’ and the Football World Cup in Germany six years have gone by.  2006 was the year the Germans rediscovered their passion and pride of their own nation. Although the black, red and golden flags were taken … Continue reading

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A Look into the Future: Trends and Developments of the Meetings and Events Industry

This post is my submission for the IMEX Power Of 10 Student Essay Competition The meetings and events industry will not be the same in ten years time. The quickly growing Asian market, people’s thirst for experience rich trips, business … Continue reading

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Green, greener, I don’t believe a word you say.

I was inspired to write this post during a tutorial of our events management module, Trends and Developments in Planned Events. We were examining environmental forces and their impact on events and how they were becoming stronger as the world … Continue reading

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QMU Events Management Network

The QMU PCMA Student Chapter was the first club I joined when I started my studies at Queen Margaret in September 2009. This club is responsible for some of the highlights of my student life so far: The two PCMA … Continue reading

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I-FEST 2011

I-FEST stands for International-Festival Experience Study Tour and is an educational programme of the St. Edward’s University, Austin, Texas in cooperation with Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh. Since 2009 St. Edward’s sends over a group of students form different courses to study the … Continue reading

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