SportAccord Convention 2017
 
SportAccord Convention 2017
Aarhus, Denmark
02/04/2017 - 07/04/2017
Venue: Scandinavian Center Aarhus
SportAccord Convention 2017 Official Schedule

Please find below the draft Official Schedule (subject to changes).

By clicking on the Track dropdown menu below you will be able to select the agenda per track.

Please click here to download the A4 pdf file.

Conference Programme Exhibition
Offcial Meeting (By invitation only) Official Function (By invitation only)
Press Briefing Press Conference
Social Networking Activity and Function/Cultural Programme 

02/04/2017
10:00 - 13:00Meeting Room 13 & 14
IWGA - Council Meeting [More Info]
14:30 - 18:30Meeting Room 13 & 14
ASOIF - Council Meeting [More Info]
18:00 - 21:00Meeting Room 1
ARISF - Council Meeting [More Info]
19:00 - 23:30Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel
SportAccord Convention - After Hours Bar
 
03/04/2017
06:30 - 07:30Main Entrance of the Scandinavian Center of Aarhus (Margrethepladsen)
Morning Activity - Run [More Info]
08:30 - 12:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
IWGA - General Annual Meeting [More Info]
13:30 - 17:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
ARISF - General Assembly [More Info]
14:00 - 16:00Meeting Room 13 & 14
AIMS - Council Meeting [More Info]
14:00 - 16:00Suecia Room (Conference Room 2)
ASOIF - Working Meeting [More Info]
16:30 - 17:30Meeting Room 4
Private Press Briefing: International Surfing Association (ISA) [More Info]
18:00 - 19:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
IMGA - Annual General Assembly [More Info]
19:00 - 23:30No location
ASOIF - Dinner (drinks as of 19:00) - (By invitation only) [More Info]
19:00 - 23:30Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel
SportAccord Convention - After Hours Bar [More Info]
19:30 - 20:00Meeting Room 13 & 14
IMGA - Board of Governors Meeting [More Info]
 
04/04/2017
06:30 - 07:30Main Entrance of the Scandinavian Center of Aarhus (Margrethepladsen)
Morning Activity - Orienteering [More Info]
08:00 - 10:00Suecia Room (Conference Room 2)
AIMS Conference: The Social Responsibility of Sporting Federations [More Info]
08:30 - 13:00Meeting Room 13 & 14
AIOWF - General Assembly [More Info]
08:30 - 18:30Exhibtion Hall - Exhibition
Exhibition [More Info]
09:00 - 12:00Exhibtion Hall - Room C1
ARISF - Council Meeting [More Info]
09:00 - 13:00Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
ASOIF - General Assembly [More Info]
09:30 - 10:50Meeting Room 11 & 12 (Conference Room 3)
City-to-City [More Info]
10:00 - 10:30Exhibtion Hall - Speaker Corner (SportAccord Convention Café)
Speakers Corner Session - SportBusiness Group and Budapest 2024 [More Info]
10:30 - 12:30Suecia Room (Conference Room 2)
AIMS - General Assembly [More Info]
11:00 - 11:10Meeting Room 11 & 12 (Conference Room 3)
City Forum WELCOME and INTRODUCTION [More Info]
11:10 - 11:30Meeting Room 11 & 12 (Conference Room 3)
City Forum LEGACY 1: Mass participation events - Prioritising your Legacy [More Info]
11:30 - 11:50Meeting Room 11 & 12 (Conference Room 3)
City Forum LEGACY 2: Promises to Keep - The truth about Legacy Planning [More Info]
11:50 - 12:10Meeting Room 11 & 12 (Conference Room 3)
City Forum HOSTING STRATEGIES 1: What are IFs looking for in a Host City? [More Info]
12:10 - 12:30Meeting Room 11 & 12 (Conference Room 3)
City Forum HOSTING STRATEGIES 2: Thinking creatively as an Event Host [More Info]
12:30 - 14:00Exhibtion Hall - Exhibition
Lunch [More Info]
13:00 - 13:10Exhibtion Hall - Speaker Corner (SportAccord Convention Café)
Speakers Corner Session - Yutang Sports [More Info]
13:40 - 13:50Exhibtion Hall - Speaker Corner (SportAccord Convention Café)
Speakers Corner Session - Visit Victoria [More Info]
14:00 - 16:00Meeting Room 13 & 14
AIOWF - General Assembly [More Info]
14:00 - 17:00Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
ASOIF - General Assembly [More Info]
16:00 - 17:30Meeting Room 11 & 12 (Conference Room 3)
Workshop Session - 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade [More Info]
16:30 - 18:00Meeting Room 13 & 14
IOC / AIOWF - Joint Meeting [More Info]
17:00 - 18:30Exhibtion Hall - Exhibition
Exhibition Showcase Cocktail [More Info]
17:30 - 18:15Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
ASOIF - Media Briefing [More Info]
19:00 - 22:00Musikhuset Aarhus
SportAccord Convention - Opening Ceremony [More Info]
19:00 - 23:30Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel
SportAccord Convention - After Hours Bar [More Info]
 
05/04/2017
06:30 - 07:30Scandinavian Center of Aarhus, 2nd Floor in the Arcade, Room next to the Fitness World
Morning Activity - Muaythai [More Info]
08:00 - 10:00Meeting Room 17
IMSA - General Assembly
08:30 - 18:30Exhibtion Hall - Exhibition
Exhibition [More Info]
09:00 - 09:10Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference Welcome: INNOVATION IN ACTION [More Info]
09:00 - 10:30Suecia Room (Conference Room 2)
IOC / ASOIF - Joint Meeting [More Info]
09:10 - 09:50Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference PLENARY PANEL SESSION: Innovation - A permanent change revolution, or an opportunity to reset your sport? [More Info]
09:45 - 10:40Meeting Room 11 & 12 (Conference Room 3)
Workshop Session - SportBusiness Group [More Info]
09:50 - 10:10Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference CASE STUDY: IF Innovation in Action - International Orienteering Federation [More Info]
10:10 - 10:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference PRESENTATION: Future Sports - Drone Racing [More Info]
10:40 - 11:10Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference Fireside chat with Alibaba’s Michael Evans: [More Info]
11:00 - 12:00Suecia Room (Conference Room 2)
Mind Games Meeting [More Info]
11:00 - 12:30Meeting Room 11 & 12 (Conference Room 3)
Workshop Session - Sportcal [More Info]
11:10 - 11:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference SCENE SETTER: Innovation in the Business of Sport [More Info]
11:30 - 12:20Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference PANEL SESSION: Innovation in the Business of Sport [More Info]
12:30 - 13:30Meeting Room 13 & 14
IOC / ARISF - Joint Meeting [More Info]
12:30 - 14:00Exhibtion Hall - Exhibition
Lunch [More Info]
12:45 - 13:15Exhibtion Hall - Speaker Corner (SportAccord Convention Café)
Plenary Conference - INTERVIEW OF THE DAY [More Info]
14:00 - 14:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
MediaAccord INTERVIEW: The Rolling Olympics – Broadcasting beyond the 4-year cycle [More Info]
14:00 - 15:30Meeting Room 13 & 14
AIOWF / ASOIF - Joint Council's Meeting [More Info]
14:00 - 15:30Meeting Room 11 & 12 (Conference Room 3)
Workshop Session - Yutang Sports [More Info]
14:00 - 16:00Suecia Room (Conference Room 2)
IOC / ARISF - Workshop [More Info]
14:30 - 14:40Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
MediaAccord SCENE SETTER: Understanding the changing trends in audience habits and media consumption [More Info]
14:40 - 15:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
MediaAccord PANEL SESSION: Sport and the Good News Story [More Info]
16:00 - 16:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
MediaAccord EVENT WATCH: Aarhus - 2017 European Capital of Culture [More Info]
16:00 - 16:45Meeting Room 13 & 14
SportAccord Convention - Executive Committee Meeting [More Info]
16:30 - 17:00Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
MediaAccord - IF MEDIA PRESENTATION: Life’s a Beach…and Volleyball was in Olympic Heaven [More Info]
16:30 - 18:30Suecia Room (Conference Room 2)
SportAccord - Associate Members Meeting [More Info]
16:45 - 17:30Meeting Room 13 & 14
SportAccord Convention - General Assembly [More Info]
17:00 - 17:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
MediaAccord ASK THE EXPERTS [More Info]
17:00 - 18:30Exhibtion Hall - Exhibition
Exhibition Showcase Cocktail [More Info]
19:00 - 23:30Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel
SportAccord Convention - After Hours Bar [More Info]
20:00 - 22:00No location
IWGA - ARISF - AIMS dinner (By invitation only) [More Info]
 
06/04/2017
06:30 - 07:30Grossererbadet, Badeanstalten Spanien (Spanien 1, 8000 Aarhus)
Morning Activity - Wellness Spa [More Info]
08:30 - 18:30Exhibtion Hall - Exhibition
Exhibition [More Info]
09:00 - 12:30Suecia Room (Conference Room 2)
ARISF / WADA - Anti-Doping Coaching/Training Session [More Info]
09:45 - 09:50Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference Welcome: INNOVATION IN ACTION [More Info]
09:50 - 10:20Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference KEYNOTE ADDRESS & PRESENTATION: The Most Innovative Games In History [More Info]
10:30 - 10:50Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference IF INNOVATION: The Digital Challenge - Making the most of your assets [More Info]
10:30 - 11:30Meeting Room 13 & 14
Combat Sports Meeting [More Info]
11:00 - 11:15Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
SCENE SETTER: Preparing for the Future [More Info]
11:15 - 12:00Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
Plenary Conference PANEL SESSION: Technology - Friend or Foe? [More Info]
11:50 - 12:00Exhibtion Hall - Speaker Corner (SportAccord Convention Café)
Speakers Corner Session - Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance
12:00 - 13:00Meeting Room 13 & 14
Urban Games Meeting [More Info]
12:30 - 14:00Exhibtion Hall - Exhibition
Lunch [More Info]
13:00 - 13:30Suecia Room (Conference Room 2)
SportAccord Convention - Press Briefing [More Info]
14:00 - 14:15Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
LawAccord - Welcome Address
14:00 - 17:30Meeting Room 13 & 14
SportAccord - Council Meeting [More Info]
14:15 - 14:45Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
LawAccord - Keynote Address [More Info]
14:45 - 15:00Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
LawAccord - Commentary [More Info]
15:00 - 15:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
LawAccord - Interactive Workshop: Does an IF own intellectual property in its events in the virtual world, i.e. e-sports and virtual games? [More Info]
15:45 - 16:15Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
LawAccord - Keynote Address [More Info]
16:15 - 17:15Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
LawAccord - CAS Doping Division [More Info]
17:00 - 18:30Exhibtion Hall - Exhibition
Exhibition Showcase Cocktail [More Info]
17:15 - 17:30Dania & Nortvegia Room (Conference Room 1)
LawAccord - Announcement [More Info]
17:30 - 18:30Exhibtion Hall - Speaker Corner (SportAccord Convention Café)
LawAccord - Networking Event
19:00 - 22:00ARoS Aarhus Art Museum
SportAccord Convention - Closing Event [More Info]
19:00 - 23:30Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel
SportAccord Convention - After Hours Bar [More Info]
 
07/04/2017
06:30 - 07:30Main Entrance of the Scandinavian Center of Aarhus (Margrethepladsen)
Morning Activity - Run [More Info]
09:00 - 13:00Suecia, Dania and Nortvegia (Conference Room 1 and 2)
SportAccord - General Assembly [More Info]
13:00 - 14:30Conference Foyer - in front of Suecia, Dania, Nortvegia (Conference Room 1 and 2)
Lunch [More Info]