ESRC Festival of Science event

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventPublic Engagement Event

    Description

    Leading Locally: Sustainable Food Tourism in St Ives

    This event aimed to encourage debate and discussion on the topic of sustainable food tourism targeted at businesses, organisations and community stakeholders with a keen interest in food in St Ives and the surrounding areas. This event provided an opportunity to hear directly from social science researchers studying sustainable tourism. The findings of a study involving businesses, tourists and industry organisations highlighted the challenges and opportunities for sustainable food activities in St Ives, Cornwall. Roundtable discussions provided an opportunity for diverse stakeholders across the community to debate and discuss this topic in a constructive manner as well as comment on where further research is required.
    Period10 Nov 2016
    Event typeOther
    LocationSt. Ives, United Kingdom

    Keywords

    • Sustainable tourism