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Research interests

Marisa De Brito has a background in sustainable supply chain management/circular economy and urban management. She has more than 15 years of international work experience. Having worked in Portugal, she worked in several universities and research institutes in the Netherlands, Cambridge University (UK), and has spent time in INSEAD Business School (France).

Previously she was a member of the Management Team of the Academy of Leisure at NHTV, managing internationalisation, different educational programs and research/ knowledge development. Currently she is involved with several internationalisation projects and research/business development regarding Events, Placemaking and Destinations at NHTV.

She is an active member of the international Association for Tourism and Leisure Education (ATLAS) and of the Dutch Centre of Expertise on Leisure, Tourism and Hospitality (CELTH) in the Netherlands. She's also a certified “A Greener Festival” international assessor.

She currently teaches/coaches/delivers training, publishes and carries out research projects on topics related with Events & Placemaking (in relation to strategy, decision-making, sustainability and performance). Creativity and Human Development are also topics very dear to her.
 
(Academic) Interests:

  • Business Models for the Circular Economy
  • Sustainability of Events & Places
  • Sustainable and Closed-Loop Supply Chains
  • Creative Learning and Creative Writing

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Subjects

Circular economy, closed-loop supply chains, events, festivals, placemaking, sustainability

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Research Output 2004 2019

Introduction to corporate social responsibility

De Brito, MP., 2019, Ethical dilemmas in the creative, cultural and service industries. Bouwer, J. (ed.). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, p. 149-154 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Leeuwarden cultural capital 2018 : building a sustainable event

De Brito, MP. & Cavagnaro, E., 2019, Green events and green tourism : an international guide to good practice. Séraphin, H. & Nolan, E. (eds.). Routledge, p. 95-102 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

An etnomethodological study of a community-based festival

De Brito, MP. & Almeida, L., 27 Sep 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperOther research output

Beyond leisure : educating for a broader perspective

Camargo Borges, C., De Brito, MP. & Sampaio, M., 31 Aug 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperOther research output

Festivals are joining the green movement

De Brito, MP., 2018, In : NRIT Kennisbank (online article).

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access

Activities 2010 2018

International Journal of Event and Festival Management (Journal)

MP De Brito (Referee)
2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

International Journal of Event and Festival Management (Journal)

GW Richards (Guest editor), MP De Brito (Guest editor)
2017

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

SPRING Festival

MP De Brito (Contributor)
18 May 201727 May 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising an event

International Journal of Event and Festival Management (Journal)

MP De Brito (Referee)
2016

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

Press / Media

Iedereen gebaat bij een duidelijk festivalbeleid

JJM Coolen, Marisa De Brito, M Groters & J Helsinga

11/10/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media