Sports Integrity and Governance Conference
December 6, 2018
|11:30 – 12:00||Leading the Way for Sports Integrity||Emanuel Macedo de Medeiros –|
|12:00 – 12:45||Panel Session on Brands Value and Sponsorship||Toby Hester – Director||European Sponsorship Association|
|12:00 – 12:45||Panel Session on Brands Value and Sponsorship||Babar Rahman – Senior Manager Corporate Sponsorships, CSR & Special Projects||Qatar Airways|
|12:00 – 12:45||Panel Session on Brands Value and Sponsorship||Elisavet Manoli – Lecturer in Sports Marketing and Communications||Loughborough University|
|12:00 – 12:45||Panel Session on Brands Value and Sponsorship||Séverine Townsend – Managing Director||JTA|
|12:00 – 12:45||Panel Session on Brands Value and Sponsorship||Misha Sher – Worldwide Vice President, Sport & Entertainment||MediaCom|
|12:45 – 14:30||LUNCH, EXHIBITION AND NETWORKING|
|14:30 – 15:00||UEFA’s Good Governance Reforms||Giorgio Marchetti – Assistant Secretary General and Director of Competitions||UEFA|
|15:00 – 15:45||Panel Session on Sports Betting Integrity||Alfredo Lorenzo – Head of Integrity and Security||Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF)|
|15:00 – 15:45||Panel Session on Sports Betting Integrity||Fred Lord – Director Anti-Corruption & Transparency Operations (Sports Integrity Unit)||International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS)|
|15:00 – 15:45||Panel Session on Sports Betting Integrity||Jake Marsh – Head of Integrity Operations||Perform Content|
|15:00 – 15:45||Panel Session on Sports Betting Integrity||Affy Sheikh – Head of Integrity||Starlizard Integrity Services|
|15:00 – 15:45||Panel Session on Sports Betting Integrity||Benoît Pasquier – General Counsel & Director of Legal Affairs||the Asian Football Confederation|
|15:45 – 16:15||BREAK|
|16:15 – 16:45||Sports Integrity as a Driver for a Sustainable World||David A. Chikvaidze – Chef de Cabinet of the Director General||United Nations Office (Geneva)|
|16:45 – 17:30||Panel Session on Good Governance in Sport||Bill Glad – Head of the President’s Cabinet||European Athletics|
|16:45 – 17:30||Panel Session on Good Governance in Sport||Dr. Rimla Akhtar MBE – Chair||Muslim Women’s Sports Foundation|
|16:45 – 17:30||Panel Session on Good Governance in Sport||Densign White – CEO||International Mixed Martial Arts Federation|
|16:45 – 17:30||Panel Session on Good Governance in Sport||Nicholas Niggli – Director General for Economic Development, Research and Innovation||Republic and State of Geneva|
|16:45 – 17:30||Panel Session on Good Governance in Sport||Nigel Wood – CEO||Rugby League International Federation|
SIGA and ISC sign Partnership Agreement
Sports Integrity and Governance at the Top of the Agenda at International Sports Convention, Geneva, 05-06 December 2018
Geneva, Wednesday, 29th August 2018 – The Sport Integrity Global Alliance (SIGA) and the International Sports Convention (ISC) signed today a partnership agreement that will place Sport Integrity and Governance at the top of the agenda of the upcoming International Sports Convention 2018, to be held in Geneva, Switzerland, on 05 and 06 of December.
The Sports Integrity and Governance Conference will be held on 06 December 2018, and will focus of the following themes, with subject-matter experts and high-profile speakers to be announced shortly: Good Governance & Ani-Corruption; Brands Value & Sponsorship; Sports Betting Integrity
The Sports Integrity and Governance Conference is one of eighteen sports conferences and seminars that will occur during the ISC 2018. Over 120 speakers have already been confirmed, with more to be announced shortly, and over 1500 delegates and speakers are anticipated.
The CEO of ISC, Nigel Fletcher commented as follows: “The International Sports Convention is a platform for discussion, debate, learning and networking. To develop both the development and business of Sport it is vital to ensure good governance and integrity across global sport and, in particular, to promote the debate and discussion, not only on what is working, but also on what is not. We have teamed up with SIGA – who are experts in this field and, together, we will be working on finalizing a strong, diverse and interesting programme for The Sports Integrity and Governance Conference.”
SIGA Chairman Franco Frattini said: “SIGA’s partnership with ISC to shape and deliver ‘The Sport Integrity and Governance Conference’ agenda acknowledges SIGA’s global leadership and convening power in this field. The multi-stakeholder nature of our organisation is based on the principle of sound partnership. It is by working together to find solutions to tackle the mounting governance and integrity challenges facing sport that we can restore its reputation. We are delighted to team up with ISC 2018”.
SIGA CEO, Emanuel Macedo de Medeiros, said: “SIGA is moving forward at a fast pace – as we said we would. Just one week ago, we announced a major partnership in America. Today, we are proud of announcing another major cooperation agreement with our valued partner, the ISC. We are pleased that the ISC supports SIGA and our global mission to promote the highest standards in the way sport is governed and conducts its operations. We look forward to continue working together with ISC, and invite the whole sporting industry to join us.”
The Sports Integrity and Governance Conference will take place over one day, on 06 December 2018. For details on The International Sports Convention, please visit www.iscgeneva.com
For online registration, please book directly at www.iscgeneva.com
The International Sports Convention is held at Palexpo, Geneva, Switzerland.
SIGA is the world´s largest coalition in the field of sport´s governance and integrity. Supported by more than 100 international multi-industry members and key stakeholders, SIGA is an independent and neutral global organisation whose mission is to bring about meaningful reforms and enhance the governance and integrity of all sports through a set of core principles and universal standards operated by an independent and neutral body. Pursuing a holistic and reformist approach to overcome the challenges facing sport, SIGA is the only organisation to bring together sport, governments, academia, international organisations, sponsors, business, rights holders, NGOs and professional services companies, from every region in the world, around a common cause of fostering greater integrity throughout sport.
For further information, please visit http://siga-sport.net/siga-members/.
For more information on SIGA, including its vision, mission and reform agenda, please refer to the website: www.siga-sport.com.
Find SIGA on Twitter at https://twitter.com/SIGAlliance.