From the Olympic Games to community-level competitions, sports events can be complex and pose a particular set of managerial challenges. The Routledge Handbook of Sports Event Management surveys the management of sports events around the world of every size and scale, from small to mega-events,...
Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge
The Olympic Games have become the definitive sports event, with an unparalleled global reach and a remarkably diverse constituency of stakeholders, from the IOC and International Federations to athletes, sponsors and fans. It has been estimated, for example, that 3.6 billion people (about half of...
Published April 30th 2012 by Routledge
The Governance of World Sport
Series: Global Institutions
When the athletes enter the stadium and the Olympic flame is lit, the whole world watches. Billions will continue to follow the events and to share in the athletes' joys and sorrows for the next sixteen days. Readers of this book, however, will watch forthcoming editions of the Olympic Games in a...
Published May 30th 2008 by Routledge
Bridging the gap between information system processes and online applications, this book offers a practical method for business or office process redesign and shows how simple models can be used to generate online services. The author explains the use of Office Process Redesign Language for...
Published June 2nd 2006 by EPFL Press