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Business - 29 Sep 2016 - Media
Isle of Man based TV distributors Greenlight International, has secured the first deal for their recently completed 4K series, Superboat, working with South-Korean company, iPlanet Entertainment and SkyLife UHD.
Business - 28 Sep 2016 - Events
Lausanne – Switzerland, September 27, 2016 – There are less than two weeks to go before the third edition of the Smart Cities & Sport Summit gets under way!
Business - 26 Sep 2016 - Events
New partners and sponsors are signing up for Host City 2016, the largest gathering of cities and cross-sector events.
Business - 23 Sep 2016 - Impact
The Rugby World Cup, hosted in England and Wales, has been named Sportcal’s "Global Sports Event" of 2015 ahead of the Fifa Women’s World Cup and the ICC Cricket World Cup.
Business - 22 Sep 2016 - Events
FIFA Council Member Michel D’Hooghe, European Commission Head of Sport Yves Le Lostecque and Commonwealth Games Federation CEO David Grevemberg announced as panellists
Business - 20 Sep 2016 - Events
The Global Sport Tourism Awards are now open for entry.
Business - 19 Sep 2016 - Events
SPORTELMonaco, the most influential business convention for the sports marketing & media industry, will take place this year from 24 to 27 October at the Grimaldi Forum of Monaco.
Business - 15 Sep 2016 - Impact
The second edition of Sportcal’s Global Sports Impact (GSI) Report 2016 delves deeper into the sponsorship of major sporting events in 2015. Sponsorship of sport is often an undervalued impact of sport and the GSI Report aims to identify the impact of sponsors on host cities and nations.
Business - 15 Sep 2016 - Events
Lausanne – Switzerland, September 14th, 2016 – The third edition of the Smart Cities & Sport Summit – organised in Lausanne on October 10-12 – will gather more International Federations (IFs) than ever before!
Business - 15 Sep 2016 - Events
It is now time to cast your votes for the outstanding individuals from the global sports media industry who will be celebrated at the TV Sports Awards (TVSA) 2016 on 24th October at the Fairmont Hotel, Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Business - 13 Sep 2016 - Events
SPORTEL, the most influential business convention for the sports marketing & media industry, organizes the prestigious SPORTEL Awards, rewarding the best international sports videos and illustrated books of the year. 
Business - 12 Sep 2016 - Events
On September 1st the First APEC Sports Event 2016: APEC High Level Policy Dialogue on Education and Career Planning for Young Athletes was held at Taipei.
Business - 08 Sep 2016
The eagerly awaited second edition of Sportcal’s unique and ground-breaking Global Sports Impact Report is available for purchase offering a wide range of analysis and discussion from every sector in sport. The report features expert and academic insights sharing data, narrative and best practice for the industry. Governing bodies, rights holders, event organisers, government agencies, NGOs, sponsors, broadcasters and service providers will all find this year’s 428-page report invaluable.
Business - 02 Sep 2016 - Events
“Time’s passed quickly since SPORTELAmerica welcomed you in Miami! Many of you have waited for this moment and it’s finally here - SPORTELAmerica will open doors for you again from March 14 to 16 in 2017!”, announces Laurent Puons, SPORTEL CEO. 
01 Sep 2016
Analysis by Sportcal, due to be published in the Global Sports Impact (GSI) Report 2016 next week, has found that the 1.17 million tourists that travelled to the city during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, with 410,000 of them coming from overseas, represented a direct economic impact to the Rio economy of around $1.2 billion. This was less than predicted pre-Games, but better than expected given the low attendance levels during the event.
Business - 30 Aug 2016 - Events
With Olympics fervor building as the start of the summer games in Rio de Janeiro approaches in August, it is timely to take a look at some of the risk management issues involved when organising largescale sporting events.
Business - 30 Aug 2016 - Events
122 speakers already confirmed for the International Sports Convention 2016, the world’s largest sports business convention taking place December 7-8, 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland.
Business - 25 Aug 2016 - Events
The 2016 ESA Excellence Awards take place at Porchester Hall, London, W2 on Thursday 9th February 2017, and today we are pleased to announce that the 2016 judging panel has been chosen and ratified by the Awards selection committee.
Business - 23 Aug 2016 - Events
The show is expecting more than 55,000 attendees from 170 countries around the world, exhibiting more than 1,600 of the world's key technology suppliers and showcasing a debate-leading conference.
Business - 23 Aug 2016 - Stadia & venues
2016 is not only an anniversary year for NUSSLI, but above all also the beginning of a future with comprehensive new services and innovative products.
Business - 17 Aug 2016 - Events
Sports Broadcast speakers confirm for the International Sports Convention 2016, the world’s largest sports business convention taking place December 7-8, 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland.
Business - 16 Aug 2016 - Events
International Football experts confirm for the International Sports Convention 2016, the world’s largest sports business convention taking place December 7-8, 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland.
11 Aug 2016
Sport loves a big number. Take the recent Opening Ceremony at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Three billion viewers was the figure widely reported as the expected global reach of ‘The Greatest Show on Earth’. But what is this figure likely to be in reality?
Business - 10 Aug 2016 - Events
FIFA have confirmed that new Secretary General, Fatma Samoura, will deliver an exclusive keynote address as part of the opening of this year’s Soccerex Global Convention (26 – 28 September, Manchester)to update the football industry on the future plans of FIFA. She will be staying on to present the inaugural FIFA Diversity Awards which will take place at the end of the first day of the Convention.
Business - 09 Aug 2016 - Agency
08 August 2016: GlobalSportsJobs is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with specialist sports lawfirm Couchmans LLP. Recognised as the Who's Who Legal Law Firm of the Year (Sports) 2016, Couchmans LLP is widely regarded as the specialist sports law firm, providing legal and commercial advice to many of the biggest names in the sports industry and representing over 150 clients worldwide in the last 12 months alone.   
Business - 04 Aug 2016
With the opening ceremony just hours away, Rio de Janeiro is expected to produce a direct tourism impact of $1.47 billion, according to analysis by Sportcal, as athletes, media and spectators descend on the Brazilian city in what promises to be a festival of sport and entertainment.
Business - 04 Aug 2016 - Events
The nominees for the 2nd annual TV Sports Awards (TVSA) 2016 have been announced today. The awards recognise and celebrate excellence in the sports media industry across eight categories. The event includes a gala dinner and auction, and will be held on Monday, 24th October at the Fairmont Monte-Carlo, Monaco.
Business - 04 Aug 2016 - Events
The Times of India Global Sports Business Show 2016 will be the largest convergence of the sporting industry in India
Business - 27 Jul 2016 - Federations & NOCs
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – The SportAccord Council met by tele-conference on Wednesday, 27 April 2016. The meeting was chaired by newly elected President, Mr. Patrick Baumann and confirmed the appointment of new Members to the SportAccord Council as proposed by its stakeholders.
Business - 27 Jul 2016 - Internet
With just over a week to go before the Opening Ceremony of the Rio Olympic Games the social media platforms of the major international sports federations are set for an unprecedented growth spurt.
Business - 25 Jul 2016
Sports Digital speakers confirmed for the International Sports Convention 2016, the world’s largest sports business convention taking place December 7-8, 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland.
Business - 25 Jul 2016 - Events
Soccerex, the global football business event provider, have today confirmed they will be staging a new two day Forum in Qatar on 5-6 December 2016, with the support of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, that will showcase the huge business potential of the region. 
Business - 22 Jul 2016 - Events
SPORTELMonaco, the most influential business convention for the sports content and media industry, will be held in Monaco from 24 to 27 October 2016 at the Grimaldi Forum.
Business - 22 Jul 2016 - Events
130 speakers already confirmed for the International Sports Convention 2016, the world’s largest sports business convention taking place December 7-8, 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland. 
Business - 21 Jul 2016 - Impact
Sport hit the headlines in 2015, not so much for what happened on the field but for what happened off it. Never has the governance of sport been so much in the spotlight, and never have so many questions been asked of sport’s leadership.
Business - 14 Jul 2016 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Exhibition sales is now open online for the next SportAccord Convention taking place in Aarhus, Denmark from 2 – 7 April 2017. The 15th annual edition is set to take place at the Scandinavian Centre Aarhus and it is the first time the Convention will be hosted in Denmark. 
Business - 14 Jul 2016 - Sponsorship
The European Sponsorship Association (ESA), the membership body that works to inspire better marketing across rights holders, brands and agencies, today launched its prestigious 2016 Excellence Awards, complete with an increase in open categories, from 16 to 20, so as to take into account the developments within the industry over the past 12 months.
Business - 07 Jul 2016 - Television
Munich, Germany, and Airport City, Israel, 6 July 2016 – Following the leading satellite operator SES’s (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) successful completion of the acquisition of RR Media and the latter’s merger with SES Platform Services, MX1 is the name of the new merged global media services company.
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