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Event & Tourism Management / Event & Marketing Reading Lists: Introduction to Event Management

Welcome

Welcome to your  Introduction to Event Management reading list. Here you will find your essential and recommended books, as well as other resources to support you during this module. 

Essential Reading

The Purple Guide

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The Purple Guide has been written by The Events Industry Forum in consultation with the events industry. Its aim is to help those event organisers who are dutyholders to manage health and safety, particularly at large-scale music and similar events. The Health and Safety Executive was consulted in the production of the workplace health and safety parts of this publication.

Essential Reading

Industry Publications

Access all Areas                                            

Conference News                          

                       

                          

Destination UK                                              

Event Industry News                                  

Exhibition News                                           

Meetings & Incentive Travel                    

Open Air Magazine                                      

Standout                                                          

The Main Event                                             

Total Production International (TPI)    

Travel Trade Gazette (TTG)                     

 

General Event / Tourism Websites

Event/Festival Magazines
 
Access all Areas    http://www.accessaa.co.uk/
Event Industry News     http://www.eventindustrynews.co.uk 
Exhibition News    http://exhibitionnews.uk/
Meetings & Incentive Travel  http://www.meetpie.com/
Open Air Magazine  http://openairbusiness.com
Total Production International (TPI)  https://www.tpimagazine.com/
 
Tourism Magazines

Destinations Travel     http://www.destinationstravelmagazine.com/
Destinations Magazine    http://destinationsmagazine.com/
Destination UK    http://www.destination.uk.com/
Meetings & Incentive Travel  http://www.meetpie.com/
Travel Trade Gazette (TTG)    https://www.ttgmedia.com/
 
 
 

Websites

Association of Event Organisers                            

Association of Festival Organisers                        

Association of Independent Festivals                  
Business Visits & Events Partnership                

Department for Culture Media and Sport           

Institute of Travel and Tourism                             

Meetings Industry Association                               

National Outdoor Events Association                  

Tourism Society                                                          

Visit Britain