When we consider the benefits a conference coming to town could hold for us, we always think about it in terms of numbers:
The number of dollars, or euro, or pounds that will flood into the economy, the number attendees that will leave our area who will share their positive experiences, and the increased numbers of people contributing to local businesses.
This week, instead, I wanted to consider events and conferences in a different light, but still a beneficial one. Aside from the money and prestige that comes with big-ticket events, there are others that are pouring other positive influences into the areas they set up in.
Today, we'll be looking at event organisers working towards social good, and the impact that work has and will have on communities:Read More