Considering a Convention Center

J. Dana Clark
2005 Journal of Convention & Event Tourism  
An increasing number of communities are actively considering the construction of a convention center. Rather than being a one step, build or not build process, the convention center decision process is multi-stepped. Many of the decisions that must be made in the process are complicated and have huge potential implications for existing lodging facilities and other industry and non-industry players. Further, because the process includes numerous steps, the entire process is often very time
more » ... ing. The author used a variety of sources to suggest the elements that should be considered when thinking about the construction of a modern convention center for a community.
doi:10.1300/j452v06n01_02 fatcat:4ob4yd7zefgtvkbbxr2isndfum