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Conferences - 25 Aug 2020 - Federations & NOCs
SportAccord has launched the host city application processes for future editions of its SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit and Regional SportAccord events.
Conferences - 04 Oct 2018 - Federations & NOCs
Registration is now open for the 17th edition of SportAccord – World Sport & Business Summit - set to take place in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia from 5 – 10 May 2019.
Conferences - 14 Nov 2016 - Federations & NOCs
The 10th edition of the International Federation (IF) Forum successfully concluded today with Members declaring their commitment to collaborate to promote global and elite athlete health.
Conferences - 22 Apr 2016 - Federations & NOCs
LAUSANNE - ITU President Marisol Casado signed an agreement with FISU President Oleg Matytsin at the SportAccord Convention in Lausanne, which officialises the extensive cooperation between the two organisations.
Conferences - 08 Dec 2015 - Events
SportAccord Convention is pleased to announce Lausanne as Host City for the 2016 Convention. Returning to the Home of International Sport, the Convention will take place from 17-22 April 2016 at the Swiss Tech Convention Centre which offers state-of-the-art congress facilities.
Conferences - 29 Jul 2015 - Events
The European Sponsorship Association (ESA), the membership body that works to inspire better marketing across rights holders, brands and agencies, today announces that Repucom, the trusted advisor in sports and entertainment intelligence, is to partner with the ESA Summit 2015 providing the research and insight that will underpin the Summit theme of: Is official dead?
Conferences - 21 Jul 2015 - Federations & NOCs
The ninth edition of the International Federation (IF) Forum is set once again to take place in Lausanne, Switzerland in accordance with tradition and will be held from Wednesday 11 November to Friday 13 November 2015. The venue for this year’s Forum will be the historic and recently renovated Royal Savoy Hotel.
Conferences - 09 May 2014 - Events
Lausanne (SUI), May 9, 2014 - The 3rd FINA World Aquatics Convention is taking place from November 29 – December 1, 2014 at The Ritz Carlton Hotel in Doha (Qatar). For the first time, the Convention will be taking place in conjunction with the 12th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m), scheduled on December 3-7, also in Qatar’s capital at the Hamdan Aquatics Centre.
Conferences - 11 Feb 2013 - Events
In a landmark agreement, Soccerex and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) have signed a memorandum of understanding which will see CAF provide Soccerex with their full institutional support for all Soccerex events across Africa for the next two years.
Conferences - 16 Oct 2012 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Registration opens today for SportAccord Convention 2013 in Saint-Petersburg. Delegates can now book their places online for the event taking place at the Lenexpo Exhibition Complex from May 26-31, 2013. The 11th annual SportAccord Convention will be the first to be held in Russia, one of the world’s fastest growing sports markets.
Conferences - 02 Aug 2012 - Events
Kohzo Tashima, General Secretary of the Japan Football Association and leading figure in the development of the game, is confirmed to join FIFA Vice President HRH Prince Ali bin Al-Hussein, for an exclusive debate about the future of football in Asia at the prestigious Leaders in Football conference at Chelsea FC on 10th and 11th October 2012.
Conferences - 25 Oct 2011 - Events
Monaco, October 25, 2011 - An influential community of sporting, political and economic leaders will meet in Monaco tomorrow for the 5th edition of the Peace and Sport International Forum to discuss sport’s contribution to establishing and maintaining peace in sensitive areas of the world.
Conferences - 05 Oct 2011 - Events
Monaco, 5 October 2011 - For the fifth year running, the Principality of Monaco is preparing to host a historic summit meeting for peace through sport: the Peace and Sport International Forum 2011 which will take place from 26-28 October.
Conferences - 12 Jul 2011 - Education
July is a key month for the 28 postgraduates of 11th edition of the FIFA Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport.
Conferences - 11 Jul 2011 - Events
Former Belgian Prime Minister Jean-Luc Dehaene, Chairman of UEFA’s Financial Fair Play Control Panel and who Michel Platini described as the man in charge of the economic destiny of European football, will take part in the discussion on football finances at the 4th annual Leaders in Football conference on 5th and 6th October 2011 at Chelsea FC.
Conferences - 05 May 2011 - Federations & NOCs
Amman, Jordan, 4 May 2011: HM King Abdullah II of Jordan officially inaugurated the new purpose-built premises of the ground-breaking Generations For Peace Institute and Generations For Peace headquarters at a ceremony in Amman, on the same day that the global peace through sport organisation announced a new partnership with the University of Oxford.
Conferences - 18 Apr 2011 - Events
From November 16 to 18, 2011, host cities and international sports federations will meet in Lausanne (Switzerland) to build tomorrow’s international sporting events, during the second edition of City Events.
Conferences - 06 Apr 2011 - Events
For the first time, the international organization Peace and Sport is calling on interested cities to bid to host the 8th and 10th Peace and Sport International Forums, scheduled respectively in October 2014 and October 2016.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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...
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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>
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 03 Apr 2007
They play a major part in driving the sponsorship industry but they are currently grabbing the headlines for the wrong reasons.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 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.
Conferences - 31 Jan 2007
This year’s ISPO Sportsponsoring-Kongresses on 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.