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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.
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).
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.
Business - 04 Feb 2020 - Legal
This week anti-piracy company Rivendell made history by reporting its 500 millionth infringing URL to Google. Speaking with TorrentFreak, the founder of Rivendell and sister company LeakID says that his team works closely with Google and finds the search giant very cooperative and helpful. He credits pirates for being resourceful but loves finding ways to "outsmart" them.
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.
Business - 30 Jan 2020 - Internet
Nothing in sports and entertainment can be taken for granted. Whether it be the success of your club, your league or your idol, nothing is for certain. This is especially relevant for the love and dedication that fans give to these industries. Over generations, their level of devotion, through the good and the bad, has been unmatched across industries and across the world.
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!
University sports - 22 Jan 2020 - Federations & NOCs
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has expressed its pride at the appointment of FISU President Oleg Matytsin to the post of Sports Minister of the Russian Federation. First elected as FISU President in 2015, Matytsin was elected to a second term in November 2019.
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.
Soccer - 16 Jan 2020 - Technology
The Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL) has been honoured with the ‘Best Sports Project Award’ at DreamlandXR Music, Technology and E-Sports Festival at CES in Las Vegas. The award recognises the DFL’s efforts to drive innovation in football by connecting both the unique live experience of fans in the stadium as well as the digital flow of information in an increasingly interconnected and digital world.
Business - 13 Jan 2020 - Sponsorship
The European Sponsorship Association (ESA) is pleased to announce that Misha Sher, Global Vice President at MediaCom Sport & Entertainment, has been appointed to its board of directors.
University sports - 09 Jan 2020 - Federations & NOCs
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has begun a new era in the New Year, with a new visual and brand identity. The stylish new logo – the Dynamic U – continues to play on the ‘U’ of university sport but also incorporates the dynamism of sport as well as the colours of inclusivity.
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.
Business - 12 Dec 2019 - Sponsorship
It's time to get working on your entries for the 2020 edition of the UK Sponsorship Awards (UKSA).
Business - 10 Dec 2019 - Sponsorship
We are pleased to announce the name of our second speaker: Ann Jacobsson from Heja!
Business - 05 Dec 2019 - Sponsorship
The early bird deadline for the 2020 edition of the UK Sponsorship Awards (UKSA) is just a few days away. If you want to take advantage of the special early bird discounted rates make sure your entry or entries are in by close of play on Friday, December 6th, 2019.
Soccer - 05 Dec 2019 - Leagues & cups
Football in 9:16 instead of 16:9? What initially sounds like a numerical mix-up was successfully tested for the first time by the DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga last weekend: The Bundesliga match between VfL Wolfsburg and SV Werder Bremen was produced in a 9:16 format in addition to the usual broadcast format.
Conferences - 04 Dec 2019 - Sponsorship
The European Sponsorship Association Summit and a must-attend event for all sponsorship professionals in Europe, will be held on Thursday 12th March at the Docks Dome in Brussels.
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.
Motor racing - 20 Nov 2019 - Sponsorship
This week, on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd of November, the ABB FIA Formula E Championship returns to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Diriyah, Saudi Arabia, for a double-header race to open season 6 of the motorsport series. The race also marks ABB’s third season as title partner.
Business - 20 Nov 2019 - Events
Laurent Puons, chief executive of SPORTEL, reviews the 2019 edition of the convention in Monaco.
Soccer - 12 Nov 2019 - Television
Saturday’s ‘Klassiker’ between FC Bayern München and Borussia Dortmund once again drew interest from around the globe with millions of fans tuning in to the Bundesliga showdown, making it one of the world’s most watched games in club football.
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.
Athletics - 01 Nov 2019 - Directory
European Athletics has appointed Rob Faulkner as their new Head of Communications effective as of 1 November 2019.
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.
Ice hockey - 16 Oct 2019 - Leagues & cups
The National Hockey League (NHL) has announced the attractions and hockey interactives planned for The PreGame at the 2019 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic, the official fan festival of the Oct. 26 outdoor game between the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets in Regina, Saskatchewan.
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.
Business - 15 Oct 2019 - Agency
BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, today introduced BCW EventusTM, an end-to-end offering from the BCW Sports practice that brings marquee global sporting events to life for governing bodies, host cities, brand sponsors, commercial partners and fans.
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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