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1. Henaien, Moncef. International conference site selection criteria : And a case study of Stockholm as an international conference city.

Degree: Tourism Studies, 2014, Dalarna University

The purpose of this thesis is to identify the destination site selection criteria for internationalconferences from the perspectives of the three main players of the conference industry,conference buyers (organizers and delegates) and suppliers. Additionally, the researchidentifies the strengths and weaknesses of the congress cities of Stockholm and Vienna.Through a comparison with Vienna, the top city for hosting international conferences, a roadmap for Stockholm has been designed, to strengthen its congress tourism opportunities, thus,obtaining a higher status as an international congress city. This qualitative research hascombined both primary and secondary data methods, through semi-standardized expertinterviews and secondary studies respectively, to fulfil the study’s aim. The data have beenanalysed by applying the techniques of qualitative content analysis; the secondary dataadopting an inductive approach according to Mayring (2003) while the expert interviewsusing a deductive approach according to Meuser & Nagel (2009). The conclusions of thesecondary data have been further compared and contrasted with the outcomes of the primarydata, to propose fresh discoveries, clarifications, and concepts related to the site selectioncriteria for international conferences, and for the congress tourism industry of Stockholm. Theresearch discusses the discoveries of the site selection criteria, the implications of thestrengths and weaknesses of Stockholm in comparison to Vienna, recommendations forStockholm via a road map, and future research areas in detail. The findings andrecommendation, not only provide specific steps and inceptions that Stockholm as aninternational conference city can apply, but also propose findings, which can aid conferencebuyers and suppliers to cooperate, to strengthen their marketing strategies and developsuccessful international conferences and destinations to help achieve a greater competitiveadvantage.

Subjects/Keywords: Congress tourism; Convention city; International destination selection; Association meeting planners; corporate meeting planners; Convention participation decision making; Destination image; Stockholm congress tourism

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APA (6th Edition):

Henaien, M. (2014). International conference site selection criteria : And a case study of Stockholm as an international conference city. (Thesis). Dalarna University. Retrieved from http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:du-16162

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Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Henaien, Moncef. “International conference site selection criteria : And a case study of Stockholm as an international conference city.” 2014. Thesis, Dalarna University. Accessed November 30, 2020. http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:du-16162.

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MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Henaien, Moncef. “International conference site selection criteria : And a case study of Stockholm as an international conference city.” 2014. Web. 30 Nov 2020.

Vancouver:

Henaien M. International conference site selection criteria : And a case study of Stockholm as an international conference city. [Internet] [Thesis]. Dalarna University; 2014. [cited 2020 Nov 30]. Available from: http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:du-16162.

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Council of Science Editors:

Henaien M. International conference site selection criteria : And a case study of Stockholm as an international conference city. [Thesis]. Dalarna University; 2014. Available from: http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:du-16162

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

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