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Research themes

Events and leisure academics provide leadership and expertise that impact activities with local, regional, national and international partners.

Research themes

Digital and mobile events and leisure cultures

This theme speaks to societal agendas related to: the digital economy and the transformational impact of digital technologies on community life, cultural experiences, future society and the economy.

Creative industries, communities, social transformation and sustainability

The creative industries have a transformational impact on community life, changing cultural experiences, future society and the economy.

Reflexive management and critical evaluation of events and leisure

This theme reflects the purposeful nature of events and leisure from which governmental agencies seek to derive many benefits whilst managing negative externalities.

To learn more about our activities, take a look at the work carried out by the Centre for Events, Leisure, Society & Culture.