GORDON LINDEN

PROFILE
NEWS
PUBLICATIONS
PEACE CORPS
PAUL CREIGHTON
METHODOLOGIES
MULTIMEDIA
CONTACT

 


Online Articles

"Blooloop.com", the Number 1 website for the Visitor Attractions Business, has published several online articles by Gordon L. Linden about Expos, Olympics and Dubai:
http://www.blooloop.com/Article/World-Expos-Vancouver-and-other-Canadian-cities-leverage-mega-events-into-legacy-development/197
http://www.blooloop.com/Article/World-Expos-From-One-Expo-to-the-Next-Transfer-of-Knowledge-is-Tricky-to-Achieve/141
http://www.blooloop.com/Article/As-Nations-around-the-Globe-Pursue-the-Expo-Dream-US-Should-Get-Back-in-the-Game/64
http://www.blooloop.com/Article/World-Expo-Time-Capsule-Why-the-USA-Pavilion-at-Shanghai-Had-Such-a-Difficult-Path/179

Magazine Articles

"World Expos, Shanghai, The U.S. and You" by Gordon Linden, Exhibit Builder, September/October, 2007; p 26 - 33."  (PDF format).

"Focus On: Gordon Linden - Parsons Corporation"  - The Ezone [Entertainment Zone] - The people, the projects, the trends in out-of-home entertainment; Vol 5, number 9, October 2001; p. 7.

"Expo Exchange" by Gordon L. Linden and Paul Creighton - Urban Land [Urban Land Institute]; October 2000; p. 40-104.

"Front Row News: Security Procedures Change With the Times" by Judith Rubin - Funworld [The Official Magazine of the International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions]; March 2002; p. 9-12.

"A Look at Upcoming World Expos, Olympic Games and Other Mega-Events" by Gordon Linden - Funworld [IAAPA]; November 2001; p. 94-101.

Variety Magazine Interview & Article Variety Magazine, the leading entertainment news periodical, has devoted several articles in the May, 2005 edition, to the 50th Anniversary of Disneyland. Gordon Linden was interviewed for one of the articles, entitled "Sponsors Fuel Parks Fire" concerning the creative financial model which Walt Disney pioneered in garnering the support and participation of sponsors in his first park.

 Peer Reviewer/Contributor /Peer Reviewer

"Los Fundamentos de Planificacion de Sitios"
[Fundamentals of Site Planning]: American Planning Association in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of International Affairs; 2002.

Newspaper Articles

"No Fair: U.S. Skips Expo 2000" - by Gordon Linden and Paul Creighton - USA Today; May 15, 2000.

"Bechtel's Fair Play - All is Fair for Bechtel's Expo Unit" - by Kristen Bole - San Francisco Business Times; May 30-June 5, 1997.

Professional Papers

"Transportation Management Strategies for the Olympics" by Gordon L. Linden and Chi-Hsin Shao - Presented to The International Chinese Transportation Professional Association (ICTPA); May 10-13, 2002 - Beijing

"Incorporating the Right Entertainment Mix in Your Development" by Gordon Linden - as prepared for the IIR Conference on Public/Private Partnerships for Urban Entertainment Development 2001. The presentation is provided as a PDF file for downloading: entertainment.pdf

Railroads at the Fairs by Gordon Linden - a look at rail transportation and railroads at the U.S World's Fairs from the earliest steam trains through modern day monorails. A sample chapter on "Seattle's Monorail" is available for downloading. Monorail1.pdf