This is a holding page in advance of my updates from the European Association for Sport Management (EASM) main conference and PhD student seminar, taking place from the 4-8 September 2018 at Malmö University, Sweden. In terms of acknowledging potential conflicts of interest, I would like to disclose that I have been awarded the EASM Alberto Madella Scholarship to attend the conference (more details here).
You will find my Twitter handle on the homepage and I will be adding the @EASM2018 Twitter timeline in the run-up to the conference.
Not long to go now! I’m just finishing up final preparations before I head out to Rio de Janeiro on Saturday for two weeks to conduct field research for my PhD.
This study examines how small and medium-sized businesses based in Porto Maravilha have been impacted by the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. You can find out more about my research and how it fits into phase 2 of the #RioZones project here, and of course subscribe to daily updates on the menu section of the #RioZones blog!
You will find below the #RioZones Twitter hashtag timeline for a selection of thoughtful observations, and a short video introduction of me discussing my research. Apologies for the rather dishevelled look and hairdo, I did in fact brush my hair before you ask…