Essays about: "events and festivals"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the words events and festivals.

  1. 1. Impacts of a local community event on development of peripheral destination : Entrepreneurial perspective on Aldrei fór ég suður festival in Iceland

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Alina Bavykina; [2021]
    Keywords : periphery; remoteness; peripheral destinations; tourism; events; festivals; event tourism; sustainable destination development; entrepreneurship; tourism management; rural development; collaboration; network; social capital; social embeddedness; sustainability; Iceland; Westfjords; Aldrei fór ég suður; Ísafjörður;

    Abstract : Remote communities stay vulnerable in the face of major socioeconomic challenges. Tourism is often seen as a way to stimulate local economies and increase attractiveness of peripheral destinations, while events are considered to be one of the tools to promote tourism. READ MORE

  2. 2. Discussion of the gift-giving behavior in rural and urban area respectively: Empirical evidence in China

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Yancheng Wang; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : gift-giving; motive; altruism; reciprocity; social norm; China;

    Abstract : Sending gifts in specific festivals and events is a universal phenomenon. One major concern is the motivations behind the sizable and significant gift expenses. The purpose of this research is to compare the gift-giving motives between rural and urban households. READ MORE

  3. 3. Latitud 57: a summer festival for everyone : Advantages and disadvantages with a wide target group within a festival or event context

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Johanna Bellander; Sofie Bladström; Elise Kaloyanova; [2020]
    Keywords : Brand Image; Co-Creation Value; Customer Experience; Festival Event; Target Group;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to acquire a deeper understanding of advantages and disadvantages of having a wide target group within Swedish festivals or events, and how they can maintain it through the three concepts customer experience, cocreation value and brand image. This research will be conducted through relevant topics that have been identified, studied and analyzed in order to fill the existing research gap. READ MORE

  4. 4. Techno-economic analysis of mobile battery storage systems to utilize curtailed wind energy in Germany for off-grid applications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Muhammad Bilal Siddique; [2019]
    Keywords : Wind energy curtailment; Energy storage; Mobile battery storage; Germany; Vindkraftsnedskärning; Energilagring; Mobil batterilagring; Tyskland;

    Abstract : The increasing share of renewable energy especially wind energy leads to increased share of unpredictable and varying energy into the grid. This leads to congestion in the grid which ultimately results in wind curtailment. In Germany in 2015 alone more than 4000 GWh of wind energy was curtailed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Facts and Festivals : Scientists’ engagement in Science Communication and Science outreach

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    Author : Evy Sekund; [2019]
    Keywords : Science communication; science outreach; scientists’ engagement; communication models; information gap; dialogue; participation; science festivals;

    Abstract : This master thesis investigates how and why scientists and researchers engage in communication activities with the public and whether new channels of communication have an impact on the engagement. Science communication is seen in the light of Social Sciences where Mertonian science ethos as well as social constructivism constitute the theoretical framework. READ MORE