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Conferences - 16 Aug 2017 - Events
For the first time ever, the intersection of the sports-event and incentive industries will be examined by big-name brand marketers at the TEAMS Conference & Expo.
Conferences - 15 Aug 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – DB Schenker will once more be the Official Logistics Provider for the sixteenth edition of the SportAccord Convention. Leading the field when it comes to Logistics, DB Schenker will organise the successful transportation of booths and marketing collateral for Exhibitors of the #SAC2018 Convention set to take place in Bangkok, Thailand at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre from 15 – 20 April 2018.
eSports - 10 Aug 2017 - Events
The growing impact of e-sports events on destinations and venues will be discussed in a series of education sessions
Soccer - 10 Aug 2017 - Events
The Confederation's General Secretary will be one of the speakers at the Soccerex Global Convention next month
University sports - 10 Aug 2017 - Events
With only three days to go before the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade Athletes’ Village opens, anti-doping preparations are already in place to ensure testing in and out of competition throughout the 12-day event.
Soccer - 07 Aug 2017 - Events
Soccerex have today confirmed they will be bringing their proven football business platform to China for the first time next year, following the announcement of a four year agreement to host Soccerex China, a new football business event, with the first edition taking place in Shenzhen on17-18 April 2018.
Soccer - 03 Aug 2017 - Events
Strategic partnership gives soccer fans near-live video highlights of Europe’s top soccer teams vying for 2017 title .
Games - 03 Aug 2017 - Events
The World Games 2017 in Wroclaw, Poland, took place 20–30 July. Altogether 240 000 people present in Wroclaw saw over 3200 athletes compete in 31 different sports.
Athletics - 01 Aug 2017 - Events
London 2017 Ltd has named the children’s education charity, Right To Play as its charity partner for the IAAF World Championships.
Waterskiing - 28 Jul 2017
With both Waterski and Wakeboard Finals just completed, few could have predicted the outcome at these 10th World Games. In total, 3,000 athletes in 31 sports competed. The 84 International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) athletes from 34 countries fought hard for medals in Waterski Slalom, Tricks, Jump and also Wakeboard. The outcome was thrilling on all fronts.
Aquatics - 28 Jul 2017 - Events
Budapest, Hungary – Today at a press conference in Budapest, Hungary, the Organising Committee for the 18th FINA World Aquatics Championships, Gwangju South Korea, revealed their plans and ambitions for the 2019 Championships, alongside the official launch of their emblem, mascot and website.
Games - 27 Jul 2017 - Events
IOC congratulates IWGA “on the outstanding success
Business - 27 Jul 2017 - Events
On October 2-4, 2017, the City of Montréal will become the centre of international sport, with many representatives of international sport federations already signing up to participate in the 2017 edition of the Smart Cities & Sport Summit.
University sports - 25 Jul 2017 - Events
TAIPEI CITY, CHINESE TAIPEI – With less than a month to go until the start of the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade, FISU and the Taipei Organising Committee are working hard behind the scenes, testing each venue through competitions and simulations to ensure everything is on track for the Opening Ceremony on 19 August. 
Soccer - 25 Jul 2017 - Events
Soccerex are delighted to announce that DAZN CEO, James Rushton, Grabyo CEO, Gareth Capon and Facebook’s Sport Partnership Lead for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Jerry Newmanwill all be attending the Global Convention, Manchester, 4-6 September,toform a panel discussion on how sport media is currently consumed and the disruption that online streaming services and OTT (over the top) viewing is causing in the broadcasting market.
Waterskiing - 24 Jul 2017 - Events
For Waterski and Wakeboard, the 2017 World Games in Worclaw, Poland, begin in earnest on Tuesday, July 25th with the finals on Wednesday and Thursday. Already, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach welcomed Kuno Ritschard, President of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) and Executive Director Paul Fong, at the spectacular Opening Ceremony.
Games - 21 Jul 2017 - Events
The World Games are here! On Thursday 20 July IOC President Dr. Thomas Bach declared the 10th edition of The World Games 2017 in Wroclaw, Poland open. 
Waterskiing - 17 Jul 2017 - Events
Following four days of outstanding performances in near perfect conditions, the eyes of the Waterski world were all on Ukraine this weekend. With Finals in Slalom, Tricks and Jump just concluded, the very best U21 athletes from 22 countries fought hard to capture the coveted titles of world champion in all three disciplines of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF)
Aquatics - 17 Jul 2017 - Events
For one night only on July 14th, a gargantuan spectacle will thrill audiences worldwide to celebrate aquatic sports’ finest. An artistic technical achievement co-created by French showmakers ECA2 and Hungary’s cultural hothouse Müpa Budapest. 
Waterskiing - 14 Jul 2017 - Events
This was the first day of the IWWF U21 WATERSKI WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS at the magnificent Sentosa Waterski Club site in Dnipro. With 85 athletes from 22 countries taking part in the Opening Ceremony, the Athletes Oath was taken by Ukrainian Skier Prosvietova Stanislava. Kuno Ritschard, IWWF President, joined site owner Alexey Martynov and City Vice Mayor Oleksandr Sanzhara at the athletes parade against the city’s historic backdrop.
University sports - 14 Jul 2017 - Events
Penghu, 13 July 2017 - The FISU Universiade torch today began its journey through Chinese Taipei, travelling city to city before it arrives in the capital city of Taipei City for the start of the event on 19 August. 
Business - 12 Jul 2017 - Events
Sarasota, FL (July 11, 2017)- Visit Sarasota County and the Sarasota County Sports Commission announces plans to conduct the inaugural Sports Event Showcase. 
Business - 10 Jul 2017 - Events
Sir Craig Reedie CBE highlights how Host City 2017 enables event owners and hosts to work together, with Host City Asia
Waterskiing - 07 Jul 2017 - Events
The stage is set and fully prepared in Dnipro Ukraine for the arrival of 88 athletes from 23 countries who will compete in Slalom, Tricks and Jump. The World U21 Waterski Championships of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) is where the Open stars of the future will prove themselves on July 13/16. This year, the current rising standards will certainly create some sensations based on recent outstanding performances.
Boxing - 06 Jul 2017 - Events
The World Boxing Super Series is delighted to confirm another unbeaten star for the inaugural season of the Muhammad Ali Trophy. Callum Smith (22-0, 17 KOs) has joined a star-studded tournament line-up that now features seven undefeated fighters, five world champions and three former world champions.
University sports - 05 Jul 2017 - Events
Kazan, July 4 – The FISU Volunteer Leaders Academy is where sport, education and culture all come together to build the leaders of tomorrow.
Various - 04 Jul 2017 - Events
The most influential event owners, organisers and hosts line up to speak at Host City 2017
Soccer - 04 Jul 2017 - Events
Global football media brand, Goal has been named as the official media partner of the Soccerex Football Festival being held in Manchester this September.
Business - 30 Jun 2017 - Events
We are thrilled to announce that the TV Sports Awards (TVSA) will be returning for its third year. Applications to apply are open and tables and seats are now on sale.
Business - 29 Jun 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention confirms registration is open for the sixteenth edition of the Convention set to take place in Bangkok, Thailand from 15-20 April 2018.
Fistball - 28 Jun 2017 - Events
From July 24 to 28, 2018, Upper Austria will be the center of fistball, when the best women’s national teams will play for the World Championship in Linz (AUT). Host Austria is among the top favorites and contenders for the title.  
Cycling - 27 Jun 2017 - Events
A Danish delegation will be visiting Düsseldorf this weekend during the start of this year’s Tour de France. The purpose of the visit from the delegation is to convince the people behind the Tour de France that Denmark is the perfect location for a Grand Départ in 2020 or 2021.
Soccer - 23 Jun 2017 - Events
Soccerex are delighted to announce that Atlanta United President, Darren Eales, will conduct an exclusive interview at the Soccerex Global Convention, 4 – 6 September. Eales will discuss the MLS expansion club’s launch and first season, as well as its new home, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, which will be a world-class venue and leader in technology, sustainability and fan engagement. 
Various - 23 Jun 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Francesco Ricci Bitti, President of ASOIF, announced today that he will stand down as President of SportAccord Convention, but will remain on the Executive Committee of the organisation representing the major stakeholder, ASOIF.
Conferences - 22 Jun 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention, the biggest global gathering for the sporting community, is delighted to announce the unveiling of the new conference programme ‘CityAccord’, aimed at cities, regions, sponsors, international sport federations and organising committees, as well as industry.
Motorsport - 22 Jun 2017 - Events
Tokyo to host FIA Intercontinental Drifting Cup 2017 with SUNPROS confirmed as promoter
Soccer - 22 Jun 2017 - Events
Following its unveiling earlier this year, FC Barcelona have confirmed that they will be presenting on their groundbreaking ‘Barca Innovation Hub’ project at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention 2017, taking place in Manchester, 4th-6th September.
Games - 20 Jun 2017 - Events
The road to the Olympic Games seems to go – more and more – through The World Games.  Former World Games sport Rugby made it to the Olympic Games in Rio in 2016 and Karate, Sport Climbing, Surfing and Baseball/Softball will be present in Tokyo 2020. Earlier, The World Games sports Badminton, Triathlon and Taekwondo became Olympic sports in 2000 and Beach Volleyball in 1996. Dance Sport will be on the programme of the Youth Olympics 2018 as well as Karate and Sport Climbing.
Games - 13 Jun 2017 - Events
The 100-Day Countdown for the Ashgabat 2017 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games was celebrated in grand style at the multi-functional stadium in the Turkmen city of Mary.
Business - 12 Jun 2017 - Events
The global conference and exhibition of cities and sports, business and cultural events is off to a flying start with 24 partners and sponsors already on board this year.
Business - 09 Jun 2017 - Events
The second and final day of The Academy closed with a bang at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland. Following on from the previous day, which provided fascinating insight into new ways to attract revenues and promote oneself and one’s organisation to a wider audience, Day 2 of The Academy had a lot to live up to!
Business - 08 Jun 2017 - Events
The first day of The Academy saw an incredibly engaging and thought-provoking start to the conference, held at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Taekwondo - 07 Jun 2017 - Events
Sportcal will conduct an Advanced GSI Event Study on the WTF World Taekwondo Grand-Prix Series 3, as well as two Data Studies on the Cadet Championships and Grand-Prix Finals & Team Championships.
Soccer - 06 Jun 2017 - Events
In this early summer season, a large number of Chinese and foreign football professionals gathered on the shores of Baiyun Mountain. China Football Summit 2017 in "Flower City" was ceremoniously held.
Business - 05 Jun 2017 - Events
Athletes and Executives from Microsoft, Verizon, ESPN, Twitter, and NFL Among Over 100 Confirmed Speakers.
Games - 02 Jun 2017 - Events
The World Games are here! On Thursday 20 July IOC President Dr. Thomas Bach declared the 10th edition of The World Games 2017 in Wroclaw, Poland open.  He delivered the keynote address between the welcome speeches of Jose Perurena, President of the International World Games and Rafał Dutkiewicz, Mayor of the city of Wroclaw.
Business - 31 May 2017 - Events
The eagerly awaited third edition of Sportcal’s unique and groundbreaking Global Sports Impact (GSI) Report is now available to purchase.
Business - 31 May 2017 - Events
BANGKOK, Thailand – SportAccord Convention is delighted to confirm the official signing ceremony took place today with Host City ‘Bangkok’ for the sixteenth edition of the Convention to be held from 15 – 20 April 2018.
Business - 31 May 2017 - Events
TSE Consulting is delighted to announce that Serge Didenko has joined The Academy 2017 Programme as a Guest Speaker. A known expert in the use of crowdfunding, Serge will share his experience of how organisations can use crowdfunding to attract new revenues.
Games - 30 May 2017 - Events
Athletes from 111 countries will compete at The World Games 2017 in Wroclaw, Poland this summer. This is 8 countries more than in 2013 in Cali, Colombia, and the most countries ever at The World Games. In 2009 in Kaohsiung, Chinese Taipei, the participants came from 84 countries, which was a new record at that time. In 2013 the number grew to 103.
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