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Business - 01 Oct 2019 - Education
As of 1 October 2019, the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) has officially opened the application process for the 21st edition (2020-2021) of the FIFA Master.
Soccer - 07 Jan 2019 - Education
The final opportunity to apply for the 20th edition (2019-2020) of the FIFA Master is fast approaching. Please note that the deadline for the FIFA Master Academic Team to receive your complete application is Friday 11thJanuary 2019, midday (12am) Central European Time.
Business - 04 Dec 2018 - Education
If you do not want to miss the unique opportunity to join the 20th edition (2019-2020) of the award winning FIFA Master course organized by the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES), you have only a few weeks to submit your completed application before the deadline closes on 11th January 2019.
Business - 01 Oct 2018 - Education
As of 1 October 2018, the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) has officially opened the application process for the 20th edition (2019-2020) of the FIFA Master.
Tennis - 05 Jul 2018 - Education
Tennis Europe has announced an extension of its partnership with the Mouratoglou Tennis Academy, with the two organisations due to continue their close cooperation until the end of 2019.
Soccer - 18 Dec 2017 - Education
As of 2nd October 2017, the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) has officially opened the application process for the 19th edition (2018-2019) of the FIFA Master.
Soccer - 03 Oct 2017 - Education
As of 2nd October 2017, the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) has officially opened the application process for the 19th edition (2018-2019) of the FIFA Master.
Soccer - 03 May 2017 - Education
ISMP is raising funds to expand its work into a Syrian Refugee Camp
Business - 20 Apr 2017 - Education
Special message from His Royal Highness Prince Feisal Al Hussein 
Business - 11 Apr 2017 - Education
LAUSANNE, Switzerland –SportAccord Convention 2017 which took place in this year’s European Capital of Culture, Aarhus, Denmark from 2-7 April was billed as a runaway success. With over 1600 delegates in attendance representing 71 nationalities, including 100 International Sport Federations and Associate Members, the 15th edition attracted key decision-makers from the world of sport.
Business - 06 Apr 2017 - Education
To celebrate International Day of Sport for Peace and Development (IDSDP2017), Play for Change (PFC), a charity which aims to improve the lives of children through their sport and education programmes, is proud to announce that Anne Wafula Strike MBE, GB athlete and Paralympian, has become Ambassador for the charity.
Business - 31 Jan 2017 - Education
Cambodia's government has approved a new physical education curriculum for middle-school in partnership with the Japanese government's Sport for Tomorrow (SFT) programme.
Business - 15 Dec 2016 - Education
Sport for Tomorrow (SFT) has hosted "UNDOKAI" for the third year in a row in Malawi.
Soccer - 05 Dec 2016 - Education
The application deadline for the 18th edition (2017-2018) of the "FIFA Master" programme is fast approaching. Candidates must submit their completed online application by Friday 6th January 2017. 
Business - 15 Nov 2016 - Education
The International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) has officially opened the application process for the 18th edition (2017-2018) of the "FIFA Master".
Business - 15 Nov 2016 - Education
The official side-event of Slush has an unprecedented array of stars from the world of sport and start-ups - included are Google, the US Olympic team's Director of Technology & Innovation, Mounir Zok, as well as Alex Nisbett, who was the architect of the London Olympic Games spectator experience.
04 Oct 2016 - Education
•      André Villas-Boas was speaking on the final day of ASPIRE4SPORT and the Aspire Academy Global Summit on Football Performance & Science in Amsterdam
Soccer - 03 Oct 2016 - Education
•      Marc Overmars was speaking at the opening day of ASPIRE4SPORT and the Aspire Academy Global Summit on Football Performance & Science in Amsterdam
Soccer - 31 May 2016 - Education
The grand China Football Summit 2016 was hosted in Chongming Convention Centre on May 26-27th, organized by Pioneer Sports and co-organized by Chongming Sports Bureau.
Tennis - 27 May 2016 - Federations & NOCs
Tennis Europe has announced a two-year partnership with the Mouratoglou Tennis Academy. Under the terms of the agreement, the French Riviera-based training facility will take on the role of the European Federation’s first ever official academy partner.
Business - 31 Mar 2016 - Education
On the 20th, 21st and 22nd April, the Centre for the Law and Economics of Sport (CDES - Centre de Droit et d’Economie du Sport) and the ‘‘Défis du Sport Solidarité’’ association are organising the ‘‘Défis du Sport’’ (The issues facing sport).
Business - 29 Mar 2016 - Education
The Japan Sport Council (JSC) hosted the 1st Inaugural Congress of the Association of Sports Institutes in Asia (ASIA) on 15-16th March at the AJINOMOTO National Training Center in Tokyo, Japan.
18 Feb 2016 - Education
Thursday 18 February 2016, Lausanne, Switzerland – The AISTS, one of the world’s leading sports administration academies, has announced it will move from its current location at the EPFL campus to a newly planned building, anticipated as the future centre of international sport education and research in Switzerland.
Tennis - 27 Jan 2016 - Federations & NOCs
Tennis Europe has embarked upon a two-year partnership with Professional Tennis Registry (PTR), the world’s largest international organisation of tennis coaches and teachers. PTR’s mission is to educate and serve tennis coaches around the world in order to grow the game. This mission is one shared by Tennis Europe and working together the two organisations are a perfect match.
Olympics - 19 Jan 2016 - Education
International Olympic Committee President, Thomas Bach, and Google’s User Experience Lead for Social Good, Peter Jin Hong, have been confirmed as the opening and closing keynote speakers at the 13th annual AISTS Master of Sport Administration (MSA) graduation ceremony.
Business - 18 Dec 2015 - Education
The Academy is pleased to announce that leadership and persuasion expert, Mr. Richard B. Stephenson, has joined the 2016 Academy speaker line-up.
03 Nov 2015 - Education
Tuesday 3 November 2015, Lausanne, Switzerland - The AISTS (International Academy of Sports Science and Technology) is pleased to confirm two scholarships will be offered for the 2017 edition of the AISTS Master of Sports Administration.
30 Oct 2015 - Education
Lausanne, October 29th, 2015 – SINERGI Sports Consulting is proud to announce the launch of a SAWI course in sports marketing that will start on Tuesday, January 12th, 2016. Nadia Atienza, SINERGI’s Marketing & Communications Manager, becomes its Course Director.
20 Oct 2015 - Education
Starting next edition, the AISTS Master of Sports Administration (MSA) 14-month programme will be commencing in September.
01 Oct 2015 - Education
As of Thursday 1st October 2015, the CIES has officially opened the application process for the 17th edition (2016-2017) of the International MA in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport - "FIFA Master" postgraduate course.
28 Sep 2015 - Education
Thirty-two carefully selected international postgraduate students were welcomed by CIES Director Prof. Denis Oswald, General Secretary Mr Vincent Schatzmann, Scientific Directors from the three partner universities and course alumni representatives during a special ceremony held at De Montfort University’s Trinity Chapel.
Business - 28 Aug 2015 - Education
The 2015 AISTS MSA Team Projects will be taking place on the 17th & 18th September at the MSI (Maison du Sport International) in Lausanne.
Business - 17 Jul 2015 - Events
ASPIRE4SPORT 2015 would like to invite all suppliers to register to attend the event FREE OF CHARGE! Grab this golden opportunity today as the show can only accommodate 150 registered eligible suppliers. The applicants will be filtered to match the buyers' criteria and needs, and those who will be selected will receive a promotional code. The closing date for registration is 20 August 2015, and selected companies will be informed on September 1st.
Business - 03 Jul 2015 - Education
A week-long immersion Immerse yourself in a week-long experience, where the the core functions of managing sport mega-events such as World Championships and Continental and Olympic Games will be considered, examined and explored.
30 Apr 2015 - Education
It is with great pleasure that we invite you to attend the FIFA Master Final Projects Conference 2015. At this event, the postgraduate students of the FIFA Master 15th edition class will present their research projects and answer questions on their work.
24 Mar 2015 - Education
"H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Creative Sports Award" arranged brain storming sessions as part of the Creative Platform Program.
Business - 16 Feb 2015 - Education
WISE – Work In Sports Exhibition” pursues its mission of fostering career management in sports. Registration for the 2-day event taking place in Lausanne, Switzerland on May 6-7, 2015 is now open.
11 Feb 2015 - Education
The Words of Sport is a brand new translation company, 100% dedicated to sports.
19 Jan 2015 - Education
London, UK, 19 January 2015 - GlobalSportsJobs, the leading specialist digital media and talent platform for the international sports industry, and WISE – Work in Sports Exhibition, have renewed their strategic partnership for the Careers in Sports Convention’s second edition to be held in Lausanne, Switzerland, on 6-7 May 2015.
15 Jan 2015 - Education
WISE – Work In Sports Exhibition, in conjunction with its Partner ISSUL (Institute of Sport Sciences of the University of Lausanne), is proud to announce the launch of two academic seminars around the 2015 edition of the Convention to be held in the first week of May.
Olympics - 17 Dec 2014 - Education
Olympic Agenda 2020 recommendations to be incorporated into RIOU course teachings
10 Dec 2014 - Education
Tsukuba International Academy for Sport Studies (hereafter TIAS) today announced that it will be launching a new scholarship programme aimed exclusively at international students.
Motor racing - 15 Oct 2014 - Education
Sochi: Russian International Olympic University (RIOU) students on the MSA (Master of Sport Administration) course began their observation programme at the 2014 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix this week as the University continues to look to provide its students with practical management experience.
Motorcycling - 14 Oct 2014 - Federations & NOCs
The Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) is proud to announce the inauguration of the FIM Institute located in TechnoPark MotorLand (Alcañiz, Spain).
26 Aug 2014 - Education
TSE Consulting has announced today that it is launching three new platforms for the benefit of sports managers, both national and international, around the world. The aim is to provide sports managers with business insights that are relevant for sport and to encourage debate among sports leaders on how sport can learn from business.
14 Jul 2014 - Education
On 17th July 2014, the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) will welcome representatives from the sports industry to Neuchâtel, Switzerland, for its annual ‘FIFA Master Conference’. This year’s conference marks the 14th anniversary of the FIFA International MA in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport (the "FIFA Master").
27 Jun 2014 - Education
26 June 2014, Sochi: The Russian International Olympic University (RIOU) today awarded its inaugural intake of students their Master of Sport Administration (MSA) qualifications after they all successfully completed the University’s Olympic-focused 10-month programme of study.
Soccer - 23 May 2014 - Education
The strengths of the FIFA Master in the key areas of graduate employability, alumni networks, quality of teaching and international appeal has seen the programme named as the top course in the world by an independent study in their 2014 rankings.
Paralympics - 13 Mar 2014 - Education
11 March 2014, Sochi: Students studying on the Russian International Olympic University’s (RIOU) inaugural Master of Sports Administration (MSA) course are learning about the practicalities of hosting a Paralympic Winter Games by engaging in observer and participation programmes with the Sochi 2014 Organising Committee.
Olympics - 18 Feb 2014 - Education
Sochi; 18 February 2014: The ANOC Secretary General, Gunilla Lindberg, today spoke of ANOC’s commitment to disseminating best practice amongst the world’s NOCs as she met with three international students who were selected by the Association to receive scholarships to study the Master of Sport Administration (MSA) course at the Russian International Olympic University (RIOU), one of the Sochi 2014 Organising Committee’s flagship legacy projects.
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