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Curling - 12 Dec 2017 - Events
Silkeborg, Denmark – The World Women’s Curling Championship 2019 will be held in the Silkeborg Sportscenter, in Silkeborg, Denmark from 16 to 24 March 2019 it has been announced on Tuesday (12 December). 
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.
University sports - 08 Dec 2017 - Federations & NOCs
The New York native held FISU’s presidential post from 1999-2011 passed away at the age of 93 on Wednesday.
Triathlon - 08 Dec 2017 - Events
His Royal Highness and IOC Member The Crown Prince of Denmark will be the patron of Fyn 2018 ITU Multisport World Championships.
Business - 08 Dec 2017 - Events
Have you ever wondered what sport will look like in the future? How technology will change how sport is played, governed and even conceptualised?
Ice hockey - 07 Dec 2017 - Sponsorship
When the Ice Hockey World Championships kick off in May next year, it will be with DB Schenker as logistics partner at their side. In addition to being in charge of logistics, the company will, among other things, provide a media centre, a media tribune and a press centre, jointly referred to as the OB Compound, in Royal Area, which can be used for broadcasting purposes by media from all over the world. 
Wakeboard - 07 Dec 2017 - Events
Germany’s Julia Rick created history in El Gouna, Egypt, in taking her fifth consecutive title of IWWF Europe Africa Cable Wakeboard Champion. With nineteen countries represented, fourteen divisions and 183 Wakeboard and Wakeskate athletes, this was one of the toughest contests of the year with the highest standards ever seen
Business - 05 Dec 2017 - Events
Laureus has appointed Fifty Digital to handle its #SneakersForGood campaign ahead of the Laureus World Sports Awards in Monaco on February 27, 2018.
Business - 05 Dec 2017 - Events
SportAccord Convention today confirmed six Media Partners as part of its tiered media partnership programme who will cover the business of sport for international sports federations, industry, cities and regions. Set to take place in Bangkok, Thailand from 15 – 20 April 2018, the SportAccord Convention Media Partners include: AFP Sports, Anadolu Agency (AA), Francs Jeux, iSportconnect, SportBusiness Group, as well as Sports Features Communications.
Business - 29 Nov 2017 - Events
Host City 2017 kicked off in Glasgow on Tuesday with more event owners, hosts and organising committees attending than ever.
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. 
Conferences - 24 Nov 2017 - Events
Speakers from the English Football League (EFL) and TV giants ESPN are the latest to join a growing list of high-profile sports industry delegates at the inaugural SportsCast conference next month.
Boxing - 24 Nov 2017 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS is set to broadcast HBO Championship Boxing Live on November 25th featuring Sergey Kovalev (30-2-1) vs. Vyacheslav Shabranskyy (19-1).
Conferences - 22 Nov 2017 - Events
Host City 2017, taking place in Glasgow on 28th and 29th November, is the largest meeting of cities and sports, business and cultural events. This year’s event is confirmed to have the largest representation ever of Organising, Bid and Olympic Committees.
Cycling - 20 Nov 2017 - Events
With 3041 spectators, beautiful sunshine and world class Cyclo-Cross Sunday’s 4th leg of the Telenet UCI Cyclo-Cross World Cup Bogense 2017 was a big success for Cross Denmark - a collaboration between North Funen Business and Tourism, Sport Event Denmark, Sport Event Funen, Danish Cycling Union and UCI, the International Cycling Union.
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.
Basketball - 10 Nov 2017 - Media
“El Clásico”, the world famous rivalry featuring Real Madrid and FC Barcelona Lassa will be widely broadcasted internationally this coming Sunday, 12th of November 2017,  at 6:30 pm (GMT+1). The game will be aired in 144 countries all around the globe and will reach a new milestone as its first ever international social media live streaming. 
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.
Boxing - 10 Nov 2017 - Media
Fight Sports has a packed live schedule this weekend, with two consecutive days of the LIVE International Judo Federation’s Open World Heavyweight Championships, as well as the LIVE HBO Boxing Middleweight clash between former World Champion Daniel Jacobs and Luis Arias.
Tennis - 07 Nov 2017 - Federations & NOCs
Tennis Europe has announced that after more than 20 years of service with the organisation, Olli Mäenpää has departed from the role of Chief Executive Officer to pursue opportunities elsewhere.
Various - 07 Nov 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention is delighted to confirm Sportcal, a world-leading provider of sports marketing intelligence, and Yutang Sports, the premier sports marketing platform in China, will host workshops revealing breaking news and insights from recent studies.
Archery - 06 Nov 2017 - Events
The 2017 Hyundai World Archery Championships took place in Mexico City on 15 to 22 October 2017.
University sports - 03 Nov 2017 - Federations & NOCs
Prague, 03 November 2017 – The Federation of International University Sport (FISU) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC), pledging to establish closer cooperation between the two organisations. 
Olympics - 03 Nov 2017 - Events
With the Winter Games in PyeongChang only 100 days away, the excitement around the Olympic sites is beginning to build. Winter is approaching in the Korean mountains and athletes from many countries are currently testing the venues in Korea.  
Business - 01 Nov 2017 - Events
Host City 2017 is only one month away, but it is not too late to secure your place at this year's leading gathering of city representatives; event organisers and rightsholders and industry services and suppliers.
Business - 01 Nov 2017 - Sponsorship
It’s time to start working on your entries for The UK Sponsorship Awards (UKSA), the independent, most highly-prized and respected Sponsorship Awards rewarding excellence and most crucially effectiveness across all markets and sectors.
Business - 31 Oct 2017 - Events
Laurent Puons, chief executive of SPORTEL, reviews the 2017 edition of the convention in Monaco
Paralympics - 27 Oct 2017 - Media rights
The EBU has secured the rights to the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games and Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games thanks to a new deal with the International Paralympics Committee (IPC).
Conferences - 26 Oct 2017 - Events
“This years’ convention exceeded our expectations with 3,045 participants, 1,048 companies representing 78 countries and 23,5% new companies” announced Laurent Puons, CEO of SPORTELMonaco the Sports Marketing & Media Convention held in Monaco this week.
Business - 25 Oct 2017 - Sponsorship
NEW YORK (October 24, 2017) – Today, global lifestyle marketing agency MKTG announced the release of an in-depth, state-of-the-consumer study of nearly 3,000 American consumers called DECODING 2.0.
Business - 25 Oct 2017 - Events
During the SPORTEL Awards Ceremony, which took place in Monaco, were announced the winners of the Georges Bertellotti Golden Podium Competition, the Advertising Prize Christian Blachas Prize and The Sports Book Prize Renaud de Laborderie. They respectively rewarded the world most beautiful sports images and the best sports books of the year.
Business - 24 Oct 2017 - Events
London 24th October 2017 - Last night, TV Sports Awards 2017 (TVSA) honoured the best achievements from the sport media industry. Golden Boy was awarded to the best young footballer Kylian Mbappé.
Business - 23 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Global sports sponsorship is set to achieve $44 billion in 2017 with strong growth projected to continue in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region as well as other parts of the world, including Europe and the USA. On top of this, the global spending powerof Millennials is $2.5 trillion annually with 95% saying they will switch to a brand with a good cause.
Ice hockey - 20 Oct 2017 - Stadia & venues
The sports hub of Lausanne is receiving a new sports complex, including an ice hockey arena for the home club as well as a swimming pool with diving area for the 2020 Youth Olympic Games. The construction of the new sports facility will take a total of two years. To allow the team from the National League A hockey club to continue training and hosting competitive games as usual during the two-year construction phase, NUSSLI created a temporary ice hockey arena.
Conferences - 17 Oct 2017 - Events
Sports industry in India has undergone a dramatic shift in the past 20 years and is on the path to becoming a sporting nation. In an attempt to accentuate the government’s vision to create a sustainable sporting ecosystem in India and to deliberate on the positive steps, The Times of India will hosts the ‘2nd Global Sports Business Show’ on 16th - 17th - 18th November’17 in Mumbai.
Conferences - 16 Oct 2017 - Events
Kevin Mayer, Wendie Renard and Mélina Robert-Michon will join a long list of sports personalities attending the 2017 SPORTEL Awards!
Business - 16 Oct 2017 - Media
This exclusive survey of rights holders and key industry professionals looks at how sports organizations are dealing with increased demand for content, changes in consumption habits and ferocious competition for audience share.
Conferences - 16 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Making choices can be tricky when it comes to selecting which events to attend for organisations involved in the business of sport. With so much to consider, as well as Asia-Pacific set to overtake Europe in sponsorship spend, organisations who want to ensure they make the most from their investments, should register and become involved in the SportAccord Convention 2018 to be held in Bangkok, Thailand.
Business - 13 Oct 2017 - Events
SportsHosts is an Australian start up with lofty ambitions - to change the way we engage with the world, both at home and whilst travelling.
Aquatics - 12 Oct 2017 - Federations & NOCs
LEN Executive Director Paulo Frischknecht leaves his position, Gianni Minervini to head the LEN Office.
University sports - 11 Oct 2017 - Federations & NOCs
Napoli, 11 October, 2017 - With under two years to go until the 2019 Summer Universiade, FISU President Oleg Matytsin and Secretary General/CEO Eric Saintrond visited Naples and Rome to discuss the course of preparations and pledged to work closely with the Organising Committee to “invest in efficient and creative solutions”.
Business - 11 Oct 2017 - Events
The world’s most innovative event owners, organisers and hosts continue to join the speaker line-up for Host City 2017 in Glasgow on 28 and 29 November.
Skiing - 11 Oct 2017 - Events
The focal point of the competitive event will undoubtedly be the 55-meter ski slope that will send the many competing participants out on a 25-meter jump, during which they will deliver the most spectacular and stylish tricks possible.
Business - 11 Oct 2017 - Media
OTT and the changing face of sports consumption. 
Various - 11 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Recognised as one of the most influential sports business leaders in Los Angeles having played a significant role in bids for almost every major sporting event that has been brought to the region in the last three decades, David Simon, President of the Lost Angeles Sports Council will co-chair CityAccord and City-to-City at the SportAccord Convention in Bangkok, Thailand from 15 – 20 April 2018.
Skiing - 10 Oct 2017 - Events
Lahti2017 delivered a truly holistic impact for the city of Lahti, and for Finland as a whole, creating a blueprint for the hosting of future sporting events, according to Sportcal’s latest Global Sports Impact Events Study. Read the key findings here.
Skiing - 09 Oct 2017 - Events
Lahti2017 delivered a truly holistic impact for the city of Lahti, and for Finland as a whole, creating a blueprint for the hosting of future sporting events, according to Sportcal’s latest Global Sports Impact Events Study.
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