Shaun Litler is the Principal Lecturer for Events Management at Manchester Metropolitan University. He has worked at the University for 11 years and is the lead for both the Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in Events Management. Additionally, he also responsible for the MSc Crowd Science and Risk Analysis course. He heads a team of 14 staff at Manchester Metropolitan University. His research interests are in the field of Crowd Science and Sustainability within Events Management. He regularly works with the Events industry on a range of industry projects.