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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.
Various - 13 Feb 2020 - Internet
LAUSANNE, February 13, 2020 – The Sports Practice of leading global communications agency BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe) today released its 2019 International Sports Federation Social Media Ranking, which aims to capture the social media footprint of the 41 international Olympic sports federations (IFs).
Various - 05 Jul 2019 - Television
Eurovision Sport has appointed Robert Portman, former Head of Sport and Sports Rights at Yle, as Head of Winter Sport.
Various - 11 Jun 2019 - Events
Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) today announced they would be extending their existing partnership agreement, which sees Getty Images serve exclusively as the Official Photographic Agency and Official Imagery Supplier to the IPC.
Various - 03 Jun 2019 - Events
London, June 3, 2019 – Getty Images (www.GettyImages.com), a world leader in visual communications, and APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), a leading media relations consultancy and press release distribution service, have announced a wide-reaching collaboration to promote integrated text, photo and video solutions to organizations operating across Africa and the Middle East.
Various - 03 Jun 2019 - Events
Today, (June 3) the Sports Administration (SA), Ministry of Education (Republic of China, Taiwan) and the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) jointly held the 2019 APEC Workshop on International Sports Events and Local Economic Development in Manila. There were 15 representatives from industry, government and academia of 9 APEC economies invited to come together in Manila to discuss the effects of international sports events on local economic development.
Various - 08 May 2019 - Internet
Wiz-Team, the Swiss technology company which specialises in event management solutions for major sporting bodies, government agencies and corporations, is proud to announce it is joining the .sport community through a new dedicated website wiz-team.sport.
Various - 07 May 2019 - Agency
Lausanne, 6 May 2019 – BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications company, today announced the launch of the third edition of its sport management book, The New Sports Organisation: Eight Essentials for Renewing the Management of Sport Organisations.
Various - 02 Apr 2019 - Events
The Fun Sports in Taiwan Launch Ceremony and Tour de Taiwan Pre-Tour Press Conference jointly organized by the Sports Administration, Ministry of Education, and the Chinese Taipei Cycling Association was held on March 15, 2019.
Various - 05 Mar 2019 - Sponsorship
On the evening of Thursday 28th February 2019, the sponsorship industry came together to acknowledge and celebrate outstanding sponsorship marketing campaigns of 2018 at the 2019 ESA Awards.
Various - 05 Mar 2019 - Events
SPIN Accelerator Taiwan’s First Cycle Demo Day was held at the Sports Administration on March 4, 2019. The 10 participating startup teams did their best to attract the attention of domestic and overseas business operators, scholars and experts. In the end, REMA, Fuelstation and Velodash emerged victorious; they will now represent Taiwan to travel abroad, showing the unlimited potential of Taiwan’s sports innovation.
Conferences - 27 Feb 2019 - Events
8 months before the Olympic Games kick-off, Tokyo will open its doors to YOU – sports cities from around the world! You will have the exclusive opportunity to peep behind the scenes! Let yourself be tempted by the uniqueness of Tokyo and its blend of technology, innovation and sport!
Various - 19 Feb 2019 - Events
World No. 1 tennis star Novak Djokovic, record-breaking gymnast Simone Biles, golfing legend Tiger Woods and the France Football Team were among the big winners at the 2019 Laureus World Sports Awards.
Various - 18 Feb 2019 - Events
The 2019 Laureus World Sports Awards will be broadcast live and delayed to a record number of countries and territories worldwide. This year the ceremony will be available in over 200 countries and territories around the world, giving millions of people the chance to view the premier honours event on the international sporting calendar.
Various - 29 Jan 2019 - Events
LAUSANNE, January 28, 2019 – The Burson Cohn & Wolfe Sports Practice today released its 2018 Olympic Sports Social Media Ranking, looking at the effectiveness of the social media engagement of Olympic Sports Federations in the past year, which saw such major sporting events as the Winter Olympic Games in South Korea, the FIFA World Cup in Russia and the Youth Olympic Summer Games in Argentina.
Various - 27 Nov 2018 - Federations & NOCs
The Board of Trustees of "MBR Creative Sports Award", one of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has announced the names of winners in the 10th Edition categories of the world’s leading award in terms of value, and diversity of categories. It is the primary sports award dedicated to inspiring creativity in sports in the UAE, Arab countries, and the worldwide.
Various - 12 Sep 2018 - Internet
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord today announced it has been awarded exclusive use of the ‘DotSport’ domain extension ‘sportaccord.sport’ following the successful launch of the new .sport digital ecosystem, managed and delivered by GAISF.
Various - 10 Jul 2018 - Events
From July 6 to July 14, three host cities in Denmark; Odense, Svendborg and Middelfart, set the stage for this year’s iteration of the Fynske Bank Multisport World Championships Festival. The MultiSport Concept offers brilliant opportunities to display the sport as well as the host cities and country.
Various - 30 May 2018 - Events
The Outdoor Sports Show’ is one of ICARUS Sports’ flagship magazines encompassing the broad outdoor sports landscape in a series of monthly 26-minute episodes.
Various - 20 Apr 2018 - Events
BANGKOK, Thailand – SportAccord 2018 would like to thank its Partner, Supporters and Exhibitors for their outstanding contributions towards making the 16th edition of the World Sport & Business Summit one of the most exciting on record
Various - 17 Apr 2018 - Impact
The latest editions of the GSI Nations Index, GSI Cities Index and GSI Events Index were announced live today at SportAccord 2018, by Sportcal CEO Mike Laflin.
Various - 13 Apr 2018 - Impact
The latest editions of the GSI Nations Index, GSI Cities Index and GSI Events Index are due to be revealed next week at SportAccord 2018, with several key questions to be answered.
Various - 09 Apr 2018 - Events
The 3rd Sustainable Innovation in Sport Forum 2018 will take place on 2-3 May at the Amsterdam ArenA in the Netherlands.
Various - 23 Mar 2018 - Events
The 3rd Sustainable Innovation in Sport , organised by Climate Action, brings together leaders within the global sports scene; sports leagues and clubs, federations, sports venues, broadcasters, Governments, UN, private entities, and NGOs, among others, to discuss how the sports industry can inspire and encourage for the fight against climate change.
Various - 22 Mar 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord is pleased to confirm Silver Partners EventScotland and Edmonton Events will take part in another edition of SportAccord, to be hosted in Bangkok, Thailand from 15 – 20 April 2018.
Various - 20 Mar 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – The 2018 SportAccord for global leaders of international sports federations and organisations involved in the business of sport, announced today that Zarah Al-Kudcy, part of the team responsible for Commercial Partnerships at Formula 1, will deliver the keynote address:
Various - 15 Mar 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord today confirmed record levels of engagement from key players with over sixty-five nationalities already registered for the World Sport and Business Summit set to take place at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Center, Thailand from 15 – 20 April 2018.
Various - 09 Mar 2018 - Events
March 8, 2018: (Halifax, Nova Scotia) Today marks the launch of the inaugural Global Sports Impact (GSI) Canada Index.
Various - 01 Mar 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Making its debut at SportAccord 2018, smart clothing and body sensor brands will hit the runway in front of a global audience with a daily Product Showcase to ignite the senses at this year’s World Sport & Business Summit.
Various - 27 Feb 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Delegates attending this year’s LawAccord conference will hear from leading experts on the legal risks and business implications for hosting major global sports events.
Various - 20 Feb 2018 - Events
Lausanne, Switzerland – February 20th, 2018 – The 5th edition of the Smart Cities and Sport Summit will be back in Lausanne, the Olympic Capital on October 29-31, 2018.
Various - 08 Feb 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Recent Thai radio coverage and television news bulletins focused on the upcoming SportAccord have confirmed it is ‘a big opportunity and great honour to host the world class event in Bangkok.’
Various - 06 Feb 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord is pleased to confirm returning Bronze Partners for the 16th edition taking place from 15 - 20 April 2018 at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Center, Thailand.
Various - 31 Jan 2018 - Events
SportAccord today confirmed close to twenty-five speakers for the upcoming SportAccord World Sport and Business Summit. SportAccord will be held from 15 – 20 April 2018 at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre, Thailand.
Various - 31 Jan 2018 - Events
What do the Founding Director of the Sports Innovation Programme at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the Global Head of Research at Nielsen Sports and a former Director for Federal Cybersecurity Policy on the White House National Security Council have in common? Answer: They will all be guest speakers at the first edition of The SPOT, which will take place on 15-16 May 2018 in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Various - 30 Jan 2018 - Events
FIFA, UEFA, adidas and a number of other world-class organisations have confirmed their return to the second edition of the pioneering international career fair focused on the sports industry.
Various - 25 Jan 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – The SportAccord Convention World Sport & Business Summit for sporting leaders today confirmed its new brand name ‘SportAccord’ and unveiled a vibrant new logo.
Various - 23 Jan 2018 - Events
SPORTELAsia is the world’s leading sports media and marketing convention, which brings together the international sports business community and will be held in Singapore from 13 to 15 March 2018.
Various - 23 Jan 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – With twelve weeks until the SportAccord Convention takes place at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre, Thailand from 15 – 20 April 2018, 77% of exhibition floor space has already been snapped up for the upcoming event.
Various - 18 Jan 2018 - Events
Danish national federations, host cities, and Sport Event Denmark will celebrate ten years of successful cooperation in attracting and staging major international sporting events in Denmark in 2018. Sport Event Denmark has supported more than 350 events in 62 cities.
Various - 19 Dec 2017 - Media
London, December 19, 2017 - Laureus, the global movement which celebrates the power of sport as a force for good, has appointed Seven League to drive its social media strategy in the build-up to the Laureus World Sports Awards in February.
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.
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.
Various - 15 Nov 2017 - Agency
Laureus World Sports Awards, the world’s most prestigious global sports awards ceremony, has appointed sport and entertainment consultancy, Clifford French, to implement a UK communications and influencer campaign.
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 - 13 Nov 2017 - Federations & NOCs
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, led the way as an innovator of sustainability at this year’s 11th edition of the IF Forum which took place in Lausanne.
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.