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Business - 26 Nov 2010 - Events
Monaco - 25 November 2010. An influential community of decision-makers from sport, politics and the private sector will gather together next week in the Principality of Monaco for the 4th Peace and Sport International Forum to put sport at the service of sustainable peace in the world.
Business - 07 Sep 2010 - Events
Speedo, the world’s leading swimwear brand, has announced it is an Official Partner of the 1st FINA World Aquatics Convention, which takes place in Uruguay from 27th-29th September 2010.
Business - 06 Sep 2010 - Events
Organised by GL Events and FISU, City events is the first international conference that brings together cities interested in hosting international sporting competitions as well as international and continental sports organisations looking for ambitious hosts for their events.
Business - 11 Aug 2010 - Events
The opportunity to engage with all of FINA's member national federations and fellow aquatic companies in one place, where the focus will purely be on developing business relationships, strategic partnerships and new opportunities has struck a chord with the global aquatics business community.
Business - 21 Jun 2010 - Events
LAUSANE - The Maison du Sport International was recently stage to the first official presentation of the conference City Events – Where Cities Meet Sport, organised in partnership by FISU and GL Events.
Business - 14 Jun 2010 - Events
June 14, 2010 - LAUSANNE, Switzerland. The Sustainable Sport and Event Toolkit (SSET) Seminar, to be held June 24-25, 2010 in Lausanne, features Patagonia and Switcher among other sustainability experts, and welcomes Barbara Kendall, Olympic Gold, Silver and Bronze medallist and 4-time world champion in windsurfing, and member of the IOC Sport and the Environment Commission as the Keynote Speaker.
Business - 07 Jun 2010 - Events
Amman, Jordan, 5 June 2010: The halfway stage of Amman Camp 2010 was marked by a poignant meeting between two former Olympians, as the sixth Generations For Peace Camp continues to bring together people from wildly different backgrounds in the pursuit of sustainable peace.
Business - 02 Jun 2010 - Events
Leaders in Football, the world’s most exclusive football business event, taking place for the third time at Chelsea FC on 6th and 7th October 2010, is delighted to announce that Sunil Gulati, President of the USSF and Chairman US 2018/2022 World Cup Bid Committee, will be speaking about the merits of the US Bid and what it would mean to soccer if the USA won the right to host a World Cup in 2018 or 2022.
Business - 28 May 2010 - Events
The Football Associations of Indonesia, Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates have all confirmed they will attend the inaugural Soccerex Asian Forum (28-29 July, Singapore). They join the growing number of Asian Football Associations who have chosen to utilise the event to broaden their structural and commercial activities, including Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines.
Business - 28 Aug 2009 - Events
Soccerex has officially launched the conference programme for this year’s convention in South Africa. The FIFA President, Joseph S. Blatter has been invited especially to open this year’s conference which will feature debate panels and 1-to-1 discussions with the sports industry’s leading figures, including Franz Beckenbauer, Danny Jordaan (2010 FIFA World Cup LOC), Denis Oswald (IOC Coordination Commission for London 2012) and many more...
Business - 10 Nov 2008 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – International federations will again share knowledge and insights on managing their sports at the second IF Sports Forum taking place in Lausanne from November 17-19, 2008. Senior managers from all the international federations – over 100 world governing bodies – have been invited to attend a closed two-day session dedicated to exchanging ideas on the nuts and bolts of IF operations.
Business - 21 Oct 2008 - Events
 Horst R. Schmidt brings his wealth of FIFA World Cup bidding and hosting experience to the Soccerex 2008 conference programme. He will be joining Jérôme Valcke (FIFA Secretary General) and Danny Jordaan (CEO, 2010 FIFA World Cup Organising Committee) to provide Soccerex delegates and the global media with an exclusive update on the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ preparations.
Business - 17 Oct 2008 - Events
SPORTELMonaco and PEACE AND SPORT, an international organisation promoting peace through sport, announced today the launch of the Peace and Sport Grand Prix for the best sports photography of the year, rewarding annually the best image featuring fraternization through sport.
Business - 12 Jun 2008 - Events
Lausanne, 10 June 2008 - The inaugural forum on 'Sustainable Design in Sports' organised by the International Academy of Sports Science and Technology (AISTS) in collaboration with Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), International Sports Engineering Association (ISEA) and the City of Lausanne concluded today on a high note leaving behind plenty of food for thought for all the stakeholders in the sports world.
Business - 28 Feb 2008
This year’s London Forum will kick-off with an enthralling session with Gérard Houllier, Technical Director of the French Football Federation. This panel will provide a unique insight into the secrets of Clairefontaine and the unprecedented youth talent that this scheme has nurtured.
Business - 14 Nov 2007
Issa Hayatou, the President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), will be honoured at the Soccerex 2007 Gala Dinner with a prestigious Merit Award prize in commemoration of his services to football.
Business - 02 Nov 2007
ESA is dedicated to providing its members and the wider sponsorship industry with informative, knowledge sharing events. At Future Sponsorship 07, ESA is introducing the Sponsor Surgeries.
Business - 31 Oct 2007
International federations are launching a major new initiative in knowledge-sharing with the first IF Sports Forum taking place in Lausanne from November 26-28, 2007.
Business - 30 Oct 2007
The European Sponsorship Association (ESA) is delighted to announce that John Constantinou, Head of Global Sponsorships & Partnerships at Orange, will lead the debate at this year’s Future Sponsorship 07 conference, which is now only just over a week away.
Business - 17 Oct 2007
Networking the room is always high on the conference agenda but never an easy task. However, with a host of new networking initiatives in place, the European Sponsorship Association will ensure that your time at Future Sponsorship 07 is time well spent.
Business - 11 Sep 2007
The 2007 ESA European Sponsorship Awards has been launched, encouraging sponsorship professionals from across Europe to put forward their most successful and effective campaigns.<BR>
Business - 14 Aug 2007
Future Sponsorship ’07 is living up to its billing as Europe's most eminent sponsorship conference following the recent news release detailing just some of the confirmed high-profile speakers. Delegate places have been selling fast and The European Sponsorship Association is delighted to now announce the details of the content-rich, interactive programme.
Business - 26 Jul 2007
The European Sponsorship Association (ESA) is delighted to announce just some of the leading speakers set to participate at Future Sponsorship ’07, one of Europe’s leading sponsorship industry conferences.
Business - 03 Jul 2007
Sporting federations are debating how strictly EU Law should apply to their rules and regulations, and are clashing with national governments over involvement in sports governance.
Business - 05 Jun 2007
The European Sponsorship Association (ESA) is set to bring the curtain down on the successful 2007 sponsorship forum series with ‘The Lord of the Rings’ which will be staged in London on Wednesday 27 June.
Business - 03 Apr 2007
They play a major part in driving the sponsorship industry but they are currently grabbing the headlines for the wrong reasons.
Business - 05 Mar 2007
The relation between sport, sponsorship and gambling is complex and controversial.
Business - 01 Mar 2007
The relation between sport, sponsorship and gambling is complex and controversial.
Business - 27 Feb 2007
The relation between sport, sponsorship and gambling is complex and controversial.
Business - 14 Feb 2007
The European Sponsorship Association is delighted to announce that Alastair Henderson, Sponsorship Executive for E.ON, will be joining a first class presentation panel for the opening ESA Forum - Building Bridges: Using CSR to Make the Connection on Wednesday 28 February.
Business - 14 Feb 2007
The relation between sport, sponsorship and gambling is complex and controversial. In the last year, the relationship between gambling operators, sports teams and sporting organisations has come under intense scrutiny, with the UK Gambling Commission being instructed to consult on the issue of shirt sponsorship by gambling operators.
Business - 31 Jan 2007
This year’s ISPO Sportsponsoring-Kongresses on&nbsp; 5 and 6 Februar 2007 is once again aiming at a record-breaking turnout: One and a half weeks before the sport industry’s meeting, more than 1000 delegates have confirmed their attendance.
Business - 30 Jan 2007
Registration for the European Sponsorship Association Forums 2007 is proving to surpass the benchmark set by the huge success of last year’s series.
Business - 25 Jan 2007
An unprecedented line up of big name speakers make SportAccord 2007 (April 23 - 27, Beijing), the most eagerly anticipated yet.
Business - 08 Jan 2007
Trade bodies representing the UK and international security industries have thrown their weight behind this month’s International Sports Security Summit at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in London.
Business - 13 Dec 2006 - Federations & NOCs
The World Croquet Federation has much pleasure in announcing that the Croquet Association of Ireland (CAI) has been awarded the hosting of “The 2nd WCF Women’s World Golf Croquet Championship”.
Business - 05 Dec 2006
The brand new on-line registration system opens today for SportAccord 2007, the International Sports Convention that brings together the commercial sector with International Sports Federations, Olympic committees, bidding and host cities, and event organising committees.
Business - 20 Nov 2006
The dynamic of ownership in football has changed, international investment in UK clubs has expanded rapidly. Recent player deals have highlighted the need for a review of regulations governing the investment in players and the future earnings stream generated by selling on those players.
Business - 14 Nov 2006
Kit McConnell, Head of Rugby World Cup at the International Rugby Board, has joined the high-powered speaker line-up for next week’s International Sports Event Management Conference in London, ensuring that the majority of the world’s leading international events are represented.
Business - 03 Nov 2006
The WCF today unveiled its Regulations to control future WCF World Championship events and they are now available on the WCF web site at <A href="http://www.wcfcroquet.org/">http://www.wcfcroquet.org/</A>
Business - 27 Oct 2006
The European Sponsorship Association (ESA) is pleased to confirm that Antonio Costanzo, International Sponsorship Manager for Bwin International, will be representing the online gaming industry at Future Sponsorship’s widely anticipated prohibition debate.
Business - 23 Oct 2006
The European Sponsorship Association is delighted to announce that Romy Gai, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at Juventus Football Club, will be joining the great line up of speakers at Future Sponsorship, ESA’s leading industry gathering which is now only 11 days away.
Business - 03 Oct 2006
The European Sponsorship Association (ESA) is delighted to announce that Fernando Rodes, CEO, Havas Group, will be making the opening presentation at Future Sponsorship, ESA’s flagship sponsorship industry gathering.
Business - 12 Sep 2006
There are now only four days to go until the eagerly anticipated “Who won the World Cup?” sponsorship forum kicks-off and only a handful of delegate seats remaining.
Business - 23 Aug 2006
The European Sponsorship Association is delighted to announce the participation of Sportcal.com at the widely anticipated “Who won the World Cup?” forum.
Business - 01 Aug 2006
Just last week the following Clubs, Leagues and Federations signed up, joining hundreds of others and thousands of football business executives already confirmed
Business - 06 Jun 2006
The need for greater Legacy planning around Major Events was discussed by executive delegates from Sporting Federations, Major Event Organisations and Consultancies in Austria, Japan, Russia, Turkey, The Netherlands, UK and USA, who attended the World Academy of Sport Intensive Executive Administration Programme at Manchester Business School from May 30 to June 4.&nbsp;&nbsp;
Business - 19 May 2006
Adidas is seeking damages and an injunction against the four tennis grand slams and the International Tennis Federation (ITF).
Business - 24 Apr 2006
SportAccord 2007 in Beijing dates confirmed as 23-27 April.
Business - 06 Apr 2006
5th April 2006. Highlights of the day.
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