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Conferences - 04 Jun 2020 - Events
The 2019 edition of the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit in Gold Coast has been recognised at a prestigious annual award show for the Australian events sector.
University sports - 27 May 2020 - Events
FISU announces the cancellation of its events until 15 September 2020, in keeping with safety measures being taken around the world to combat the COVID-19 pandemic
Various - 13 May 2020 - Events
At the turn of the year, many of us were looking forward to a breath-taking twelve months of sport, with an enviable calendar of major global sporting events lying in wait. Yet, the spread of Covid-19 soon turned those plans upside down, as the first few months of 2020 instead descended into a rollercoaster of unprecedented and unpredictable change.
Conferences - 23 Apr 2020 - Events
Six months away from the flagship event, Sportel CEO, Laurent Puons confirms that it will be the “must attend event” to get back on track after the period of uncertainty raised by the current COVID-19 crisis.
Conferences - 23 Apr 2020 - Events
SportAccord has opened the registration process for the 2021 edition of the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit in Ekaterinburg, Russia.
University sports - 23 Apr 2020 - Events
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) and the local Organising Committee of the 2020 University World Cup 3x3 Basketball have agreed to postpone this year’s tournament, which was scheduled to be held from 26-29 November 2020, in Xiamen, People’s Republic of China.
University sports - 26 Mar 2020 - Events
In keeping with the measures being taken around the world to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, FISU announces the cancellation of its events until August 2020.
17 Mar 2020
With the COVID-19 currently causing considerable disruption in many parts of the world, including Switzerland, ASOIF has taken the decision to postpone its General Assembly to November.
Conferences - 16 Mar 2020 - Events
SportAccord has announced with regret the cancellation of the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit 2020, which had been due to take place from 19-24 April in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Conferences - 10 Mar 2020 - Events
After careful consideration, The European Sponsorship Association (ESA) and the Belgian Sponsorship Awards organisers have made the difficult decision to postpone the event due to take place on Thursday 12th March in Brussels, to later this year.
Conferences - 09 Mar 2020 - Events
As SPORTEL Miami 2020 concludes, Laurent Puons, CEO, takes a look back at the event’s highlights: We pride ourselves on listening to and working with our community and we know that the industry is very competitive and ever changing.
Conferences - 27 Feb 2020 - Events
Europe’s best and brightest sponsorship campaigns were recognised at the 13th annual ESA Awards ceremony, held on Wednesday, 26 February.
Conferences - 26 Feb 2020 - Events
Headquartered in Miami, with the largest, most innovative production facility in South Florida, NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is redefining Hispanic Media with high-quality programming that is not only setting the new standard, but more importantly representing the U.S Latino experience.
Conferences - 25 Feb 2020 - Events
With just 3 weeks to go until the SponsorLive conference on 12th March in Brussels, the organisers are delighted to announce three new speakers as well as the final line-up and programme for the day. Places are still available for this European Sponsorship Association Summit.
Business - 25 Feb 2020 - Events
Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, took home four prizes at the British Sports Journalism Awards announced last night. First staged in 1949, the British Sports Journalism Awards are the oldest sports awards in Britain, recognising excellence in the profession of journalism.
Conferences - 20 Feb 2020 - Events
SportAccord has confirmed that Lausanne, the Olympic Capital will host the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit 2020. Returning to the Canton of Vaud and the Home of International Sport, SportAccord will take place from 19-24 April 2020 at the Swiss Tech Convention Centre.
Conferences - 19 Feb 2020 - Events
During SPORTEL Miami Conference Day, on Tuesday 3rd March, Devi Mahadevia, Facebook Director of Emerging & Digital Sports Partnerships and Matthieu Van Veen, The IRONMAN Group Chief Revenue Officer, will discuss how IRONMAN has leveraged the social network to build an audience and drive meaningful business results.
Conferences - 17 Feb 2020 - Events
The 27th edition of the Think!Sponsorship conference, taking place on the 1st May 2020 at the British Library will explore a range of topics under the theme of 'Collaborate'.
Conferences - 13 Feb 2020 - Events
SportAccord has confirmed that the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit 2020 will not take place in Beijing due to the Novel Coronavirus outbreak in China.
Conferences - 10 Feb 2020 - Events
The first Global Sports Week Paris concluded Friday with a challenge to leaders of the international sports movement to embrace change in order to protect and increase sport’s impact in the world.
Conferences - 05 Feb 2020 - Events
The role of sport in the climate emergency is set to dominate discussions at the first Global Sports Week Paris taking place tomorrow and Friday at the Carrousel du Louvre.
Conferences - 03 Feb 2020 - Events
The 2020 spring edition of SPORTEL will kick off on 3 March, with a high-level conference day including a keynote panel featuring some of the most important personalities from the world of boxing.
Conferences - 31 Jan 2020 - Events
Representatives of more than 70 countries are set to participate in the first Global Sports Week Paris as France seeks to kick-start its decade in the global sports spotlight.
Conferences - 31 Jan 2020 - Events
I am writing in regard to SportAccord 2020, to provide an update on the status of our upcoming event in Beijing, China given the current Coronavirus outbreak.
Conferences - 24 Jan 2020 - Events
For the last 30 years, SPORTEL has been offering different and unique business opportunities to its community. From Monaco to Miami and Rio to Singapore, SPORTEL’s scope and activities have always been international!
Conferences - 21 Jan 2020 - Events
SportAccord has unveiled five Principal Media Partners for its World Sport & Business Summit 2020 in Beijing, ensuring quality coverage of sport’s No.1 annual global gathering.
Conferences - 18 Dec 2019 - Events
On the 12th/ 13th February, Major Events International (MEI) will be bringing together International Federations and a delegation of best of breed industry suppliers for their 3rd annual International Federations Summit, in Lausanne, Switzerland
Surfing - 18 Dec 2019 - Events
The 2019 edition of one of the world’s top four surfing competitions, the Taiwan Open of Surfing, officially came to an end on December 7. Through 15 days of thrilling competition, the event came to a perfect end with the crowning of the men’s and women’s winners of the World Longboard Championships and the World Junior Championships.
Business - 13 Dec 2019 - Events
FORT LAUDERDALE, USA – SportAccord President Raffaele Chiulli led the praise of Regional SportAccord Pan America 2019 as the inaugural event drew to a close yesterday at the Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center in Florida.
Conferences - 02 Dec 2019 - Events
SportAccord is delighted to announce that the dynamic and historic Russian city of Ekaterinburg will host the 2021 edition of the annual World Sport & Business Summit.
Conferences - 28 Nov 2019 - Events
The need to work closer together to meet the challenges of an ever-evolving events industry was one of the key messages to emerge from the sixth Host City conference and exhibition.
Conferences - 27 Nov 2019 - Events
VIP speakers from the worlds of sport, business, and culture gathered at the sixth Host City Conference in Glasgow to deliver the message that innovation and working together will be key to the future success of the events industry.
Business - 20 Nov 2019 - Events
Laurent Puons, chief executive of SPORTEL, reviews the 2019 edition of the convention in Monaco.
Motorsport - 12 Nov 2019 - Events
Organized by the Chinese Taipei Motor Sports Association and co-organized by Taipei City Government, the Taipei International Gymkhana Prize was held on November 9-10 at the Ketagalan Avenue in Taipei.
Conferences - 12 Nov 2019 - Events
The Sports Administration, Ministry of Education, hosted the “2019 APEC Sports Cities Forum: International Events x Sports Innovations” on November 5 at the Howard Plaza Hotel in Taipei.
Golf - 12 Nov 2019 - Events
The 2019 Taiwan Swinging Skirts LPGA, held from October 31 to November 3 at the Miramar Gold Country Club in New Taipei City, came to a successful end on November 3.
Conferences - 01 Nov 2019 - Events
Andy Edwards, the Chief Executive Officer of Nitro Circus, the world’s biggest action sports entertainment brand, has been confirmed as a speaker at this year’s inaugural Regional SportAccord Pan America in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA.
Conferences - 31 Oct 2019 - Events
Best practice strategies discussed at the International Federation (IF) Forum 2019 can act as a launchpad for positioning athletes at the heart of sports development, according to SportAccord and GAISF President Raffaele Chiulli.
University sports - 31 Oct 2019 - Events
XIAMEN – The first day of the fifth FISU University World Cup – 3x3 in China was off to a flier with ISEG Senegal pulling off a stunner in overtime over Mon-Altius PE Institute of Mongolia. With the score tied at 19-19, the game went into overtime and Momath Seck sealed the deal for the Institut Supérieur d'Entrepreneurship et de Gestion with a clean 2-pointer.
University sports - 30 Oct 2019 - Events
As the fifth edition of the tremendously popular FISU University World Cup - 3x3 gets underway in China on Thursday, all eyes will be on defending champions Tsinghua University and Huaqiao University, who won on home court last year.
Conferences - 30 Oct 2019 - Events
Host City is delighted to welcome Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ) as a Gold Partner of Host City 2019, the largest meeting of cities and sports, business and cultural events taking place in Glasgow on 26-27 November.
Conferences - 28 Oct 2019 - Events
VIP speakers will kick off the opening conversations at Host City 2019 in Glasgow on 26-27 November with conversations that explore new paradigms of how rights holders, cities and brands are working together to create exciting events, and which areas of the major events sector are ripe for disruption through creative new partnerships.
Conferences - 25 Oct 2019 - Events
Sport’s most innovative and influential figures will put the issue of athlete welfare firmly centre stage after a stellar line-up of speakers was finalised ahead of the International Federation (IF) Forum 2019 in Lausanne.
Conferences - 23 Oct 2019 - Events
Last night, the SPORTEL Awards Ceremony paid tribute to the most beautiful sporting images of the year. Organized under the distinguished patronage of H.S.H. Prince Albert II and the aegis of the International Olympic Committee, the SPORTEL Awards take place each year during the SPORTEL Monaco convention, leader in the world of “sport business”.
Conferences - 22 Oct 2019 - Events
We are always looking for new ways to share experiences and to empower cities to achieve their social, economic, promotional and environmental goals through sport.
Conferences - 21 Oct 2019 - Events
Raffaele Chiulli, the President of SportAccord and the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF), has hailed preparations for the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit 2020 on a visit to the event’s host city of Beijing, China.
Conferences - 21 Oct 2019 - Events
SportAccord is to welcome Sport Event Denmark as a Gold Partner for the 10th time ahead of the SportAccord World Sport and Business Summit 2020 in Beijing, China.
Conferences - 16 Oct 2019 - Events
Olympic gymnastics legend Nadia Comăneci has been confirmed as a keynote speaker at this year’s inaugural Regional SportAccord Pan America in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in December.
Conferences - 11 Oct 2019 - Events
Raffaele Chiulli, the President of SportAccord and the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF), underlined the importance of collaborating around “a bold vision” as he spoke alongside Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, at a high-profile forum yesterday.
Conferences - 10 Oct 2019 - Events
On Tuesday 22 October, sports fans will have the chance to attend the SPORTEL Awards Ceremony at the Grimaldi Forum. Under the High Patronage of H.S.H. Prince Albert II and the Patronage of the International Olympic Committee, this evening will reward the most outstanding images and the best illustrated sports book of the year. The list of nominees is attached.
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