Projects/Grants

Prof. Kamilla Swart

P.O. Box: 503000, Dubai, UAE
Phone: +971 4 449 9616
Email: [email protected]
Google Scholarhttps://scholar.google.co.za/citations?user=JD_X5jQAAAAJ&hl=en
Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Kamilla_Swart

Area of Research Interest

  • Sport Management
  • Sport Tourism

Projects/Grants

  1. 2016 - 2017 National Department of Tourism (NDT), Development of a framework to assess the economic impact of coastal and marine tourism, R1.2 million incl. R100 000 each year to fund student scholarships
  2. 2016 Western Cape Government (WCG), Development of a standardized methodology to assess the impacts of events in the WC Phase 2, R500 000
  3. 2015 WCG, Use and effect of liquor in stadiums, R450 000
  4. 2015 WCG, Development of a standardized methodology to assess the impacts of events in the WC Phase 1, R500 000
  5. 2013-2017 European Commission, Legacy and management of mega-events, 851 000 Euros (International Research Staff Exchange Scheme) led by Coventry University: CPUT receives +- R2 million per year)
  6. 2013-2016 NDT, Development of a framework to measure the impact of events, R1.59 million incl. R100 000 each year to fund student scholarships
  7. 2013-2018 NRF, Incentive funding as a rated researcher – for specific research projects as motivated, R300 000

Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journals:

  1. Maralack, D., Swart, K., & Bob, U. (2017). Development of a standardized methodology for event impact assessments in the Western Cape, South Africa. African Journal for Physical Activity and Health Sciences (AJPHES)23(Supplement 1), 184-197.
  2. Swart, K., George, R., Kassens, J. & Sneyd, C. (2017). The 2014 FIFA World Cup: Tourists’ satisfaction levels and likelihood of repeat visitation to Rio de Janeiro. Journal of Destination Marketing and Management, [Online]. Available: https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jdmm.2017.01.001
  3. 2016 Hattingh, C. & Swart, K. (2016). The motives for visitors to attend a food and wine event in Cape Town and their satisfaction thereof. African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure, [Online]. Available: 14(5): https://www.ajhtl.com/uploads/7/1/6/3/7163688/2016_article_14 _vol_5__2_.pdf
  4. Ismail, S., Swart, K. & Ntloko, N. (2016). The impact of an outdoor and wine festival on established businesses in the Breede Valley region, Western Cape, South Africa. African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure, 5 (3): [Online]. Available: https://www.ajhtl.com/uploads/7/1/6/3/7163688/article_11_vol_5__3__ final.pdf
  5. Ntloko, N. & Swart, K. (2016). Reflections on government engaging business in planning initiatives for the 2010 FIFA World Cup: a case of a non-host area. African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure, 5 (3): [Online]. Available: https://www.ajhtl.com/uploads/7/1/6/3/7163688/article_13_vol_5__3_fi nal.pdf
  6. Muresherwa, G., Swart, K. & Daniels, T. (2015). The media impact of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in selected tourism markets. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance (AJPERD): 1(21): 180-190.
  7. Ismail, S & Swart, K. (2015). Local residents' perceptions of the socio-economic impacts of the Breedekloof outdoor and wine festival, Western Cape, South Africa. AJPERD: Supplement 1(2):.99-110.
  8. Knott, B., Swart, K. & Visser, S. (2015). The impact of sport megaevents on the quality of life of host city residents: reflections on the 2010 FIFA World Cup. African Journal of Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure, 4 (special edition); 1-16.
  9. George, R. & Swart, K. (2015). Tourists’ perceptions of London, United Kingdom, as a safe host city during the 2012 Olympic Games. Journal of Tourism & Travel Marketing, 32(3): 1117-1132.
  10. Tichaawa, T., Moshoeshoe, M.C., Swart, K. & Mhlangu, O. (2015). Nelson Mandela Bay residents’ perceptions of the 2010 FIFA World Cup: pre- and post-event comparisons. African Journal of Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure, 4(2): 548-556.
  11. George, R., Swart, K. & Jenkins, D.W. (2014). Harnessing the power of football: safety-risk perceptions of sport tourists at the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup™ in Brazil. Journal of Sport & Tourism, 18(4): 241-263.
  12. Nyikana, S., Tichaawa, T.M. & Swart, K. (2014). Sport, tourism and mega-event impacts on host cities: A case study of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in Port Elizabeth. AJPHERD, 20(2:1): 548-556.
  13. Bang, H., Lee, S. & Swart, K. (2014). Predicting volunteers’ intention to return: An examination of brand personality, prestige, and identification of sporting events. Event Management, 18: 169-183.

Books/Book Chapters

  1. Brittain, I., Bocarro, J. Byers, T. & Swart, K. (Eds.). (2018). Legacies and mega events: Facts or fairytales. New York: Routledge.
  2. Swart, K., Linley, M. & Muresherwa, G. (2018). Sport mega events and the media. In I. Brittain, J. Bocarro, T. Byers & Swart, K. (Eds.), Legacies and mega events: Facts or fairytales (pp. 235-245). New York: Routledge.
  3. Knott, B. & Swart, K. (2018). Mega-events and place branding legacy for emerging economies. In I. Brittain, J. Bocarro, T. Byers & Swart, K. (Eds.), Legacies and mega events: Facts or fairytales (pp. 159-171). New York: Routledge.
  4. Knott, B. & Swart, K. (2018). Global sport tourism and the lure of mega-events. In M. Dodds, K. Heisey & Ahonen, A. (Eds.), Routledge handbook of international sport business (pp. 293-303). New York: Routledge.
  5. Swart, K. (2017). The South African sport industry. In J. Jianhui, R.H. Huang & J. Nauright (Eds.), Sport business in leading economies (pp. 277-339). Bingley: Emerald Group Publishing.
  6. Swart, K. (2017). Reflections on the legacy of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. In Mataruna-Dos-Santos, L.J. & Gama-Pena, B. (Eds.), Mega events footprints: Past, present and future (pp. 460-472). Rio de Janeiro: Engenho.
  7. Swart, K. (2017). The Rugby World Cup as a global mega-event. In J.Nauright & T. Collins (Eds.), The rugby world in the professional era (pp. 108-118). Oxon, UK: Routledge.
  8. Swart, K. (2016). Mega sport events in T. Byers (Ed.), Contemporary issues in sport management: A Critical Introduction (pp. 191-203). London: Sage Publications.
  9. Swart, K., Bob, U. & Allen, D. 2015. A stakeholder analysis of the governance of the 2010 FIFA World CupTM: A case study of the City of Cape Town. In R. Holt, & D. Ruta (Eds.). Routledge handbook of sport and legacy: Meeting the challenge of major sports events (pp. 70-81). New York: Routledge.
  10. Swart, K., Bob, U. & Turco, D. 2013. Bidding for major international sporting events. In M. Ben Sulayem, S. O’ Connor, & D. Hassan, D.(Eds), Sport management in the Middle East (pp. 20-39). Oxon, UK: Routledge.

Conference Preceedings

  1. Swart, K. & Bob, U. (2012). Listening to community voices – Athlone and Green Point residents’ views on the location of the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ stadium in Cape Town. In M-P. Buch, W. Maennig & H-J. Schulcke (Eds), Zur okonomik von spitzenleistungen iminternationalen sport (pp. 101-122). Hamburg University Press: Hamburg.

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