SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit

The SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit brings together around 1,500 leaders and key decision makers from over 120 International Federations (IFs), the International Olympic Committee, and organisations involved in the business of sport.

The Summit provides an unrivalled platform enabling global business leaders and host cities to have access to all the International Federations and their stakeholders in one location over several days.

This unique event is a combination of official sports meetings, networking gatherings, a themed conference programme, and exhibition space enabling International Federations, industry, cities and regions to showcase and advance their sport, services and facilities.

There are many reasons why cities host the SportAccord World Sport & Business Summit.

Discover the benefits of hosting the premier 5-day international sports summit of the key decision-makers in sport.

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SHORT TERM BENEFITS

Increase in spend by delegates within the local economy through meals, event and tourist activities
Increase in spend by delegates to local suppliers such as Exhibition, transportation and AV
Host City specific sponsorship and exhibition sales opportunities
Incremental room nights, if located within a city that has seasonality

LONG TERM BENEFITS

Increase in hosting world class sporting events and higher profile events with greater returns
Opportunity for cities to maintain and attract new commercial partners locally and internationally
Positive impact on the local sporting community and to enhance relationships with local National Sport Federations and for them with their International Sport Federations
Opportunity to positively impact Sport Tourism in your city
Repeat tourism from the delegation