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Business - 14 Dec 2017 - Events
SPORTELSummit, the Sports Decision Makers Summit, to be held from 15 to 16 May in Miami Beach, Florida, is honoured to announce the exceptional speaker line up and the provisional programme:
Business - 14 Dec 2017 - Events
On the 12th of December, sports marketing media platform Yutang Sports and renowed global sports marketing & media convention SPORTEL officially announce their partnership.
Business - 14 Dec 2017 - Events
SPORTELSummit, the Sports Decision Makers Summit, to be held from 15 to 16 May in Miami Beach, Florida, is honoured to announce the exceptional speaker line up and the provisional programme:
Curling - 12 Dec 2017 - Events
Silkeborg, Denmark – The World Women’s Curling Championship 2019 will be held in the Silkeborg Sportscenter, in Silkeborg, Denmark from 16 to 24 March 2019 it has been announced on Tuesday (12 December). 
Various - 12 Dec 2017 - Events
The International Association of Event Hosts (IAEH) today signed a long-term agreement with Sportcal to become ‘Strategic Partners' of the Global Sports Impact Project.
Triathlon - 08 Dec 2017 - Events
His Royal Highness and IOC Member The Crown Prince of Denmark will be the patron of Fyn 2018 ITU Multisport World Championships.
Business - 08 Dec 2017 - Events
Have you ever wondered what sport will look like in the future? How technology will change how sport is played, governed and even conceptualised?
Wakeboard - 07 Dec 2017 - Events
Germany’s Julia Rick created history in El Gouna, Egypt, in taking her fifth consecutive title of IWWF Europe Africa Cable Wakeboard Champion. With nineteen countries represented, fourteen divisions and 183 Wakeboard and Wakeskate athletes, this was one of the toughest contests of the year with the highest standards ever seen
Business - 05 Dec 2017 - Events
Laureus has appointed Fifty Digital to handle its #SneakersForGood campaign ahead of the Laureus World Sports Awards in Monaco on February 27, 2018.
Business - 05 Dec 2017 - Events
SportAccord Convention today confirmed six Media Partners as part of its tiered media partnership programme who will cover the business of sport for international sports federations, industry, cities and regions. Set to take place in Bangkok, Thailand from 15 – 20 April 2018, the SportAccord Convention Media Partners include: AFP Sports, Anadolu Agency (AA), Francs Jeux, iSportconnect, SportBusiness Group, as well as Sports Features Communications.
Business - 29 Nov 2017 - Events
Host City 2017 kicked off in Glasgow on Tuesday with more event owners, hosts and organising committees attending than ever.
Various - 27 Nov 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention is delighted to reveal details for the inaugural conference programme: HealthAccord: The Power of Sport - The Power to Change, set to take place on the afternoon of Thursday 19 April 2018 at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre in Thailand. This builds on the success of the International Federation (IF) Forum 2016 where international sports federations gathered to discuss the power of sport to drive world health. 
Conferences - 24 Nov 2017 - Events
Speakers from the English Football League (EFL) and TV giants ESPN are the latest to join a growing list of high-profile sports industry delegates at the inaugural SportsCast conference next month.
Conferences - 22 Nov 2017 - Events
Host City 2017, taking place in Glasgow on 28th and 29th November, is the largest meeting of cities and sports, business and cultural events. This year’s event is confirmed to have the largest representation ever of Organising, Bid and Olympic Committees.
Cycling - 20 Nov 2017 - Events
With 3041 spectators, beautiful sunshine and world class Cyclo-Cross Sunday’s 4th leg of the Telenet UCI Cyclo-Cross World Cup Bogense 2017 was a big success for Cross Denmark - a collaboration between North Funen Business and Tourism, Sport Event Denmark, Sport Event Funen, Danish Cycling Union and UCI, the International Cycling Union.
Various - 15 Nov 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention is delighted to reveal an inaugural joint workshop between LawAccord and CityAccord focused on Host City Agreements during the Convention.
Various - 13 Nov 2017 - Events
13 November 2017, London – Ben Ladkin, General Manager of Arsenal Media Group, has joined an exciting list of speakers for SportsCast, the first event of its kind to focus exclusively on enhancing and monetising the digital experience for the modern sports fan.
Various - 10 Nov 2017 - Events
Following on the success of the Global Sports Impact Event Studies Programme in 2017, Sportcal announced today at the IF Forum in Lausanne, Switzerland that ‘Sustainability’ has been added as a key pillar to the GSI Event Studies Programme for 2018.
Various - 07 Nov 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention is delighted to confirm Sportcal, a world-leading provider of sports marketing intelligence, and Yutang Sports, the premier sports marketing platform in China, will host workshops revealing breaking news and insights from recent studies.
Archery - 06 Nov 2017 - Events
The 2017 Hyundai World Archery Championships took place in Mexico City on 15 to 22 October 2017.
Olympics - 03 Nov 2017 - Events
With the Winter Games in PyeongChang only 100 days away, the excitement around the Olympic sites is beginning to build. Winter is approaching in the Korean mountains and athletes from many countries are currently testing the venues in Korea.  
Business - 01 Nov 2017 - Events
Host City 2017 is only one month away, but it is not too late to secure your place at this year's leading gathering of city representatives; event organisers and rightsholders and industry services and suppliers.
Business - 31 Oct 2017 - Events
Laurent Puons, chief executive of SPORTEL, reviews the 2017 edition of the convention in Monaco
Conferences - 26 Oct 2017 - Events
“This years’ convention exceeded our expectations with 3,045 participants, 1,048 companies representing 78 countries and 23,5% new companies” announced Laurent Puons, CEO of SPORTELMonaco the Sports Marketing & Media Convention held in Monaco this week.
Business - 25 Oct 2017 - Events
During the SPORTEL Awards Ceremony, which took place in Monaco, were announced the winners of the Georges Bertellotti Golden Podium Competition, the Advertising Prize Christian Blachas Prize and The Sports Book Prize Renaud de Laborderie. They respectively rewarded the world most beautiful sports images and the best sports books of the year.
Business - 24 Oct 2017 - Events
London 24th October 2017 - Last night, TV Sports Awards 2017 (TVSA) honoured the best achievements from the sport media industry. Golden Boy was awarded to the best young footballer Kylian Mbappé.
Business - 23 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Global sports sponsorship is set to achieve $44 billion in 2017 with strong growth projected to continue in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region as well as other parts of the world, including Europe and the USA. On top of this, the global spending powerof Millennials is $2.5 trillion annually with 95% saying they will switch to a brand with a good cause.
Conferences - 17 Oct 2017 - Events
Sports industry in India has undergone a dramatic shift in the past 20 years and is on the path to becoming a sporting nation. In an attempt to accentuate the government’s vision to create a sustainable sporting ecosystem in India and to deliberate on the positive steps, The Times of India will hosts the ‘2nd Global Sports Business Show’ on 16th - 17th - 18th November’17 in Mumbai.
Conferences - 16 Oct 2017 - Events
Kevin Mayer, Wendie Renard and Mélina Robert-Michon will join a long list of sports personalities attending the 2017 SPORTEL Awards!
Conferences - 16 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Making choices can be tricky when it comes to selecting which events to attend for organisations involved in the business of sport. With so much to consider, as well as Asia-Pacific set to overtake Europe in sponsorship spend, organisations who want to ensure they make the most from their investments, should register and become involved in the SportAccord Convention 2018 to be held in Bangkok, Thailand.
Business - 13 Oct 2017 - Events
SportsHosts is an Australian start up with lofty ambitions - to change the way we engage with the world, both at home and whilst travelling.
Business - 11 Oct 2017 - Events
The world’s most innovative event owners, organisers and hosts continue to join the speaker line-up for Host City 2017 in Glasgow on 28 and 29 November.
Skiing - 11 Oct 2017 - Events
The focal point of the competitive event will undoubtedly be the 55-meter ski slope that will send the many competing participants out on a 25-meter jump, during which they will deliver the most spectacular and stylish tricks possible.
Various - 11 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Recognised as one of the most influential sports business leaders in Los Angeles having played a significant role in bids for almost every major sporting event that has been brought to the region in the last three decades, David Simon, President of the Lost Angeles Sports Council will co-chair CityAccord and City-to-City at the SportAccord Convention in Bangkok, Thailand from 15 – 20 April 2018.
Skiing - 10 Oct 2017 - Events
Lahti2017 delivered a truly holistic impact for the city of Lahti, and for Finland as a whole, creating a blueprint for the hosting of future sporting events, according to Sportcal’s latest Global Sports Impact Events Study. Read the key findings here.
Skiing - 09 Oct 2017 - Events
Lahti2017 delivered a truly holistic impact for the city of Lahti, and for Finland as a whole, creating a blueprint for the hosting of future sporting events, according to Sportcal’s latest Global Sports Impact Events Study.
Business - 09 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention today is delighted to welcome Host City onboard as the Official Event Development Partner for its sixteenth edition, set to take place at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre in Thailand from 15 – 20 April 2018.
Athletics - 06 Oct 2017 - Events
On Sunday 8 October the Royal Parks Half Marathon, presented by Royal Bank of Canada will celebrate its tenth year when a capacity field of 16,000 runners take to the capital for the 2017 event. 
Various - 05 Oct 2017 - Events
Lausanne, 5 October 2017 – Today in Lausanne more than 130 representatives of international organisations, the International Olympic Committee (IOC), international sports federations (IFs) and civil society discussed strategies and possible forms of collaboration to implement the Sustainable Development Goals through sport.
Waterskiing - 05 Oct 2017 - Events
Chinese National Day celebrations was a perfect background for the 47th World Cup Stop of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) where the first class Shanghai BiHai Jinsha Water Park was again the venue for this international Cable driven Wakeboard and Jump event which attracted athletes from 29 countries.
Darts - 04 Oct 2017 - Events
In the fall of 2021 the Danish city, Esbjerg will be the capital of darts when they host the WDF World Cup.
Business - 04 Oct 2017 - Events
The official Money In Sport Conference Programme has been released! The conference will be taking place on the Gold Coast, Australia from November 12th to 14th, 2017 and attracts leading figures from the Asia-Pacific region. 
Business - 03 Oct 2017 - Events
The world’s most innovative event owners, organisers and hosts continue to join the speaker line-up for Host City 2017 in Glasgow on 28 and 29 November.
Various - 03 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Sir Ben Ainslie, four-time Olympic Gold Medallist & Team Principal, as well as Skipper of Britain’s America’s Cup Challenger, Land Rover BAR, will give the keynote on 8 November 2017 at the eleventh edition of the International Federation (IF) Forum focused on Sustainability. 
Sailing - 02 Oct 2017 - Events
We can't remove every piece of plastic from the sea. That task is too big. However, we can make sure that no waste ends up in the ocean during the Hempel Sailing World Championships next year in Aarhus, Denmark.
Waterskiing - 26 Sep 2017 - Events
Since the foundation of the People’s Republic of China on October 1st 1949, the first week of that month has become one of the world’s biggest national celebrations. The Shanghai Tourism Festival organisers expect over ten million visitors this time. Once again, the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF), using the Rixen Cable system, will bring its World Cup Series back to Shanghai’s Bihai Jinsha Water Park in the city’s Fengxian District.
Business - 26 Sep 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention today confirmed a new three-year International Federation (IF) Forum partnership with JLT Specialty who deliver insurance consultancy services to the sports industry, including a number of bespoke products for the international sports federations. 
University sports - 25 Sep 2017 - Federations & NOCs
Lausanne, 21 September– Following 24 hours packed with exciting and engaging activities around the world, FISU President Oleg Matytsin declared the second International Day of University Sport “a great success”.
Soccer - 22 Sep 2017 - Events
Nigeria embrace WAFU Cup 
Business - 19 Sep 2017 - Events
Lausanne – Switzerland, September 19th, 2017 – Smart Cities & Sport is very pleased to announce the official partnership with SportAccord Convention.
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