The Academic

Dr. W. Gerard Ryan Ed.D, MBA, BA (Hons), FHEA

Under construction. This page will include Ged’s research on events management and related industries.

Ryan, W.G. Fenton, A. Ahmen, W. (2019) Recognizing Events 4.0: The digital maturity of events. Journal of events and festival management TBC
Ryan, W.G. (2019) Book Review: Evaluating Events Tourism Analysis TBC
Jepson, A., Ryan, W.G. (2018) Applying the Motivation, Opportunity, Ability (MOA) model and Self-Efficacy (S-E) to understand how undergraduate student engage on Event Management Degree Programmes. Event Management, Cognizant. 22. 2
Ryan, W.G., Kelly,S. (2017) The effects of Supply Chain Management (SCM) activities and their impact on festival management and the customer experience. Power, Construction, and Meaning, in Communities Festivals and Events. Ch.8, 271-285
Ryan, W.G. (2016) Events Management awards in the UK in view of First Destination Employment (FDE). A student perspective. Event Management, Cognizant. 20.2
Ryan, W.G. (2016) How do you ‘do’ event management education (EME)? A case study of event management higher education awards. Event Management, Cognizant. 20.1, 217-226
Ryan W.G. (2014) The end of the rainbow? A case study of community events in Liverpool (UK) Community Festivals and Events. Ch.17, 224-237
Ryan W.G. (2005) The Sound Guide Series for the events industry. 15 publication shorts

Tides conference Gran Canaria 2018: Keynote presentation