Past events

Event Information:

  • Tue

    Sport Future Rendez Vous 2017

    Aula IDHEAP, Unil Campus, Lausanne, Switzerland

    Terre des hommes/ Children Win will be attending the Sport Future Rendez Vous 2017 organized by Think Sport.
















    Tuesday 9th May 2017


    The digital revolution has brought us e-sports, social media, big data, virtual reality, and cloud technology – all of which are now used regularly to transform sport performance, enhance the running of organisations, and improve spectator and fan involvement. This session looks at how sport governing bodies are impacted and challenged (even disrupted) by these technological innovations.

    15:15 Introduction to the topic by Emmanuel Bayle, UNIL-ISSUL professor
    15:30 - 16:00  Keynote by Claude Ruibal, Infront Sports & Media
    Executive Director of Digital Production
    16:15 - 17:45  Interactive discussion ( led by Callum Murray, Sportcal ) with :
    Matthieu Dallon, Webedia e-sports Strategy Director, French e-Sports Federation President
    Alex Sanchez, International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 3x3 Managing Director
    Susanne Schödel, Fédération Aéronautique Internationale FAI General Secretary
    Horesh Ben Shitrit, Second Spectrum Director of Computer Vision Products
    Coffee break
    18:15 - 18:45 New ideas : Their dissertations in 3 minutes
    Olivier Mutter, UNIL-IDHEAP, Nadège Rochat, UNIL-ISSUL, Adrien Schopfer, UNIL-ESC, Frederic Stucky, UNIL-ISSUL.
    19:00 - 19:30 Patrick K. Magyar, Interface Marketing AG President, The past and future of sport
    19:35 Drinks and standing dinner

    * Programme subject to change


    Wednesday 10th May 2017


    In an attempt to de ne a new sportsmanship for the 21st century, this session confronts the integrity issue. How can the many positive elements of sport education, health, development, interaction, integration – better contend with the more negative aspects that frequently make news headlines – doping, matchxing, illegal betting, corruption, violence, gigantism, etc.?

    09:00 - Introduction to the topic by Jean-Loup Chappelet, UNIL-IDHEAP professor
    09:15 - 09:45 Keynote by Bengt KayserUNIL-ISSUL professor of Physiology, Sports ethics
    Coffee break
    10:15 - 11:45 Interactive discussion (led by Callum Murray, Sportcal) with:
    Giovanni Di Cola, International Labour Organization Special Adviser
    Emilio Garcia, UEFA Managing Director Integrity
    Mike Miller, World Olympians Association CEO
    Jean-Luc Moner-Banet, World Lottery Association President
    Manon Schick, Amnesty International Switzerland Director
    12:00 - 12:30 New ideas: Their dissertations in 3 minutes
    Josephine Clausen, UNIL-ISSUL, Orlan Moret, UNIL-ISSUL, Joël Pinson, UNIL-IDHEAP, Sarah Willis, UNIL-ISSUL
    12:30 Closing remarks

    * Programme subject to change


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