Press Releases

Please send your press release to news@sportcal.com.

Due to the high volume of press releases received, Sportcal is unable to guarantee publication.

If your business is looking to communicate its story with influential sports contacts on a specified date, please contact clientservices@sportcal.com for details of Sportcal’s cost-effective press release distribution platform.

Showing 1 to 50 of 1671 records |
Conferences - 15 May 2019 - Events
VIP speakers at Host City 2019, taking place in Glasgow on 26 and 27 November, today urged the major event hosting sector to unite under the conference theme: Innovate; Reformulate; Co-create.
Conferences - 26 Apr 2019 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord is delighted to confirm five Bronze Partners for the Gold Coast edition of the World Sport & Business Summit set to take place from 5 – 10 May 2019. This year’s Bronze Partners have all renewed their partnerships for SportAccord 2019 and include: Chuncheongbuk-do Province, Commonwealth Games Federation, the Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance (CSTA), the International Basketball Federation (FIBA), and Visit Victoria from Australia.
Conferences - 24 Apr 2019 - Events
SportAccord is delighted to confirm its Silver Partners Edmonton Events, EventScotland and Beijing Olympic City Development Association (BODA) for the 17th edition of the World Sport & Business Summit set to take place from 5 – 10 May 2019 in Gold Coast, Australia, home to last year’s Commonwealth Games.
Conferences - 17 Apr 2019 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord is proud to announce H.E. Ban Ki-moon will deliver the Opening Welcome Address at the SportAccord Summit on Wednesday 8 May 2019 at 11.00hrs in Gold Coast Australia, as well as take part in the United Through Sports Youth Conference.
Conferences - 16 Apr 2019 - Events
ThinkSport today released a detailed conference programme for the second edition of THE SPOT, to be held on 28-29 May 2019 at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne. Following last year’s successful sell-out inaugural edition, the international sport and innovation event will once again bring together a host of talent, original ideas and innovative solutions from both inside and outside the sports industry.
Conferences - 26 Mar 2019 - Events
Following the conclusion of SPORTELAsia 2019, Laurent Puons, SPORTEL and Monaco Mediax CEO, stated: “I would like to thank all of our exhibitors, our participants, our sponsors and partners, FeedConstruct, Fight Sports, Getty Images, ITTF, LaLiga, Oceans Sports, Telstra and Yutang Sports for supporting the 22nd edition of the SPORTEL Spring Convention.
Conferences - 20 Mar 2019 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord is delighted to confirm today, Natalie Cook, 5 times Olympian and Gold Medallist representing Australia in Beach Volleyball, will go under the microscope at HealthAccord (7 May 2019) and take part in this year’s Fireside Chat on Mental Health.
Conferences - 13 Mar 2019 - Sponsorship
The full SponsorLive program is now revealed. The conference, which will take place at the Docks Dome in Brussels on 28th March will welcome three new speakers.
Conferences - 12 Mar 2019 - Events
The 26th edition of the Think!Sponsorship conference, taking place on the 5th April 2019 at London Zoo will examine and explore the diversity of activity within the sponsorship marketplace.
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!
Conferences - 26 Feb 2019 - Events
SportAccord announced the first confirmed speakers for its Summit conference: The Future of Big Data and Analytics, taking place from 8 – 9 May 2019 at the Gold Coast Conference & Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.
Conferences - 20 Feb 2019 - Events
The Future of Big Data and Analytics is this year’s headliner for the 2-day SportAccord Summit being hosted on 8 – 9 May 2019. Sporting leaders and delegates represented at the highest levels will gather at the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit in Gold Coast, for a week of networking and key meetings, and hear the latest from subject matter experts involved in this year’s conference programme.
Conferences - 19 Feb 2019 - Media
After their successful participation in Singapore, Telstra is back at SPORTELAsia and will also host a panel discussion about the rise of esports and its opportunities for growth.
Conferences - 14 Feb 2019 - Events
World class athletes are set to speak at a brand new and unique sponsorship conference in Glasgow next month. British/Bermudan sailing champion, Emily Nagel and elite mountain endurance athlete and ambassador for Patagonia, Chloë Lanthier have joined Paralympic ski guide, Brett Wild, in being announced as speakers at Via Sponsorship.
Conferences - 12 Feb 2019 - Sponsorship
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord is delighted to welcome the return of DB Schenker as Official Logistics Provider for the 17th edition of SportAccord taking place from 5 – 10 May 2019 in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
Conferences - 08 Feb 2019 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord is delighted to confirm this year’s LawAccord conference programme: Key Opportunities, Challenges and Threats to Institutional Sport – From Within and Without, supported by a stellar line-up of speakers and panelists. LawAccord is set to take place on Monday 6 May 2019 at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.
Conferences - 07 Feb 2019 - Events
We are delighted to announce that more new speakers have joined the line-up for SponsorLive, the European Sponsorship Association Summit! Discover below the new speakers already confirmed and CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR PLACE! - http://www.sponsorshipforum.be/en/forum-sign-up.html
Conferences - 04 Feb 2019 - Events
Laurent Puons, chief executive of SPORTEL, previews the 2019 spring market edition of the convention in Macau.
Conferences - 30 Jan 2019 - Sponsorship
SportAccord is delighted to welcome Sport Event Denmark as the first Gold Partner for the 17th edition of SportAccord taking place in Gold Coast, Australia from 5 – 10 May 2019.
Conferences - 30 Jan 2019 - Events
For its upcoming spring market, the world’s leading sports media and technology convention returns to the Far East, in the vibrant city of Macao from 5th to 7th of March 2019 at the luxurious JW Marriott Hotel.
Conferences - 19 Dec 2018 - Events
Frankfurt, Germany, 19 December 2018 - Partners Messe Düsseldorf and the DFL (Deutsche Fußball Liga) have announced that the second edition of the SportsInnovation event will be held between 25-26 March 2020 at the Merkur Spielarena in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Conferences - 11 Dec 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord 2019 is delighted to confirm its HealthAccord conference: The Power of Sport – The Power to Change will take place on Tuesday 7 May 2019 from 09:00-12:30. This follows its successful launch at the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit in Bangkok, Thailand this year.
Conferences - 11 Dec 2018 - Events
The International Olympic Committee’s Vice President of Marketing Development, Christian Voigt, will be a keynote speaker at the SponsorLive conference, the Official European Sponsorship Association Summit in Brussels on Thursday 28th March 2019.
Conferences - 27 Nov 2018 - Events
SportAccord is delighted to unveil its Gold Coast CityAccord conference programme: Mindful Event Hosting – Respecting the Past with a View to the Future.
Conferences - 20 Nov 2018 - Events
The organisers of the UK Sponsorship Awards (UKSA) are delighted to announce the launch of a one-off Silver Award - for the Best UK Sponsorship of the last 25 years. Created to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the industry-leading Awards event, the Silver Award will go to a sponsorship that is deemed to have had a transformative effect on both the brand in question and the wider industry.
Conferences - 07 Nov 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord has announced the launch of its new regional event bringing SportAccord to Pan America. The 3-day event will enable international sports federations to gather with key players and stakeholders from the Pan American region to further develop their sport. The event will run from 10-12 December 2019 at the Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, USA.
Conferences - 06 Nov 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord is delighted to announce Beijing, capital of the People’s Republic of China, as Host City for the 18th edition of SportAccord which is set to take place from 19 – 24 April 2020.
Conferences - 02 Nov 2018 - Events
Mass Participation Asia (MPA), the region’s only conference dedicated to the education and unity of the mass participation sports industry, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), one of the world’s largest IT services and consulting firms.
Conferences - 17 Oct 2018 - Events
SAVE THE DATE - The all new European Sponsorship Association Summit, SponsorLive, will take place on Thursday the 28th March at the Docks Dome in Brussels followed by a morning of networking activities on Friday 29th March.
Conferences - 09 Oct 2018 - Events
Monaco, 8 October 2018 - As every year SPORTELMonaco will dedicate an evening to the SPORTEL Awards.
Conferences - 09 Oct 2018 - Events
Monaco - Organised under the High Patronage of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco and the International Olympic Committee (I.O.C.), SPORTEL is the stand out event that unites the Elite of the International Sports Marketing & Media Industry.
Conferences - 04 Oct 2018 - Federations & NOCs
Registration is now open for the 17th edition of SportAccord – World Sport & Business Summit - set to take place in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia from 5 – 10 May 2019.
Conferences - 14 Sep 2018 - Events
Now in its fifth year of growth, Host City is firmly established as the largest meeting of cities and sports, business and cultural events. Host City is renowned for the highest level of speakers and 2018 is shaping up to be no exception.
Conferences - 14 Sep 2018 - Events
Smart Cities and Sport, the most prestigious network of sport cities from around the world, has made available a collection of articles on the Smart Cities & Sport platform dedicated to women and sport, which stresses the key role that cities play in the development and the successful implementation of initiatives that aim at fostering women’s sport participation.
Conferences - 13 Sep 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – The 12th International Federation (IF) Forum organised by SportAccord today confirmed partnerships with Eurosport, JLT and Sports Nevada USA. The IF Forum is set to take place from 5-7 November 2018 when more than 100 international sports federations, associates and observer members from GAISF will gather at the Hotel Royal Savoy in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Conferences - 06 Sep 2018 - Events
Smart Cities & Sport is pleased to announce its newly-established partnership with the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF) – the umbrella organisation for all international sports federations as well as organisers of multi-sports games and sport-related associations.
Conferences - 06 Sep 2018 - Events
SportAccord today announced the Gold Coast located in Queensland, Australia as its next Host City when the sporting business community gathers for the 17th edition of the World Sport & Business Summit taking place from 5-10 May 2019 at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Conferences - 10 Aug 2018 - Events
Mass Participation Asia (MPA), the region’s only conference dedicated to the education and unity of the mass participation sports industry, is pleased to announce its partnership with Sportcal, a world-leading provider of sports marketing intelligence, headquartered in the United Kingdom.
Conferences - 08 Aug 2018 - Sponsorship
In a world where marketing decisions are driven by data, sponsorship has to work harder to justify its position in the mix. Not only is there a need for greater transparency but the link between brand exposure and consumer behaviour has to be demonstrated like never before.
Conferences - 17 Jul 2018 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Members from GAISF, the Global Association of International Sports Federations and associates will take part in the 12th IF Forum in Lausanne, Switzerland from 5-7 November 2018. Sporting leaders will hear from leading experts, stakeholders and peers who are seeking specialist guidance to forecast future trends in sport and learn about the revolutionary benefits of new tools.
Conferences - 28 Jun 2018 - Events
SINGAPORE (26 June 2018) – MYLAPS, renowned for their global timing expertise will be integrating their annual conference with the upcoming Mass Participation Asia (MPA), the region’s only conference dedicated to facilitating collaboration and best practice in the mass participation sports industry.
Conferences - 08 Jun 2018 - Events
Register before June 25th for this year's edition of the Smart Cities & Sport Summit, taking place on October 29-31, 2018 in Lausanne, Switzerland, to benefit from the early bird rate! If you have not yet registered for this year’s leading conference on cities and sport, this is your last chance to receive a discount of CHF 400!
Conferences - 22 Dec 2017 - Events
The global entertainment and media market is set to break $2trillion and the global sports market alone will break $100billion by the end of 2017.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
Conferences - 16 Aug 2017 - Events
Host City, the world leading event hosting conference, returns to Glasgow for a third consecutive year on 28 to 29 November 2017.
Showing 1 to 50 of 1671 entries