Eden Park embraces support to deliver multiple World Cup events in three years
With Eden Park set to host three World Cup events in the next three years, the stadium is embracing the New Zealand Government’s funding announcement today for sport recovery. Sport and Recreation Minister Grant Robertson has confirmed that NZ$7.3m is being committed to enhance the country’s facilities for the upcoming hosting of World Cups.
Australia and New Zealand selected as hosts of FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™
The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ will be staged in Australia and New Zealand, following a vote taken by the FIFA Council during its meeting held via videoconference, the result of which was announced by FIFA President Gianni Infantino.
Four launches innovative placemaking services to support bid and host cities
Four Communications, the integrated marketing and communications agency based in the UK and the Gulf, has launched an innovative placemaking service to improve the value of places that brings together sector expertise across property, tourism, retailing, culture, sport, social purpose, public affairs, sustainability and digital insights.
JOB OF THE WEEK: Marketing and Brand Manager, Liverpool City Council
We’re delighted to bring you details on the latest Job of the Week – powered by Global Sports – which is an exciting vacancy for a Marketing and Brand Manager at Liverpool City Council to assist with the successful delivery of the 2022 World Gymnastics Championships.
Unprecedented A-List descends on Eden Park as rugby returns to NZ
It was standing room only as some of the world’s biggest names descended on Eden Park yesterday to be part of the action for this long anticipated sold-out event, as New Zealanders celebrated the return of the winter season of live sport in style.
Twickenham pens report highlighting stadia venues ideal for social distancing
According to Twickenham Stadium, stadia venues could provide a ready-made option for event organisers looking to implement social-distancing measures for their delegates. The home of England Rugby has released its new regulations to help keep events and delegates safe and believes that the natural flow of these venues, combined with the size and the abundance of smaller spaces, allows for more options for event organisers.
New collab between KPMG and Johan Cruijff ArenA to accelerate innovation
KPMG and Johan Cruijff ArenA are expanding their collaboration with a new five-year commitment aimed at strengthening the ArenA in the further development of its innovation capability. In addition, KPMG and Johan Cruijff ArenA will develop innovation concepts in a field lab to make stadiums and cities worldwide smarter and more sustainable.
MEI’s flagship Major Events Summit re-imagined as a virtual event
MEI’s flagship “Major Events Summit” has been re-imagined as a virtual event and will take place during the week of July 6th-12th 2020, with input from top level industry executives.
JOB OF THE WEEK: World Cup Project Group Leader Services, FIFA
We’re delighted to bring you details on the latest Job of the Week – powered by Global Sports – which is an exciting vacancy for a World Cup Project Group Leader Services with FIFA to support their events and tournaments division.
Birmingham 2022 Venue Management and Event Services vacancies
Birmingham 2022 (B2022) has a number of exciting vacancies in Venue Management and Event Services, including Lead Venue Planner, Cluster Venue Manager, Head of Event Services and Event Services Workforce & Training Manager.
SUPER PROCUREMENT: Lifting the lid on sports, event and hospitality procurement
Long before the kick-off, the touchdowns, the half-time show or the full-time celebrations, an incredible amount of work goes into getting a venue ‘Super Bowl ready’. But for Miami, and Hard Rock Stadium, that work didn’t take days, weeks, or even months, it took years, as Tom Roche of The Parker Company’s Sports and Event Division explains.
Latest vacancies & tenders for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games
This is an exciting time for the Birmingham Organising Committee for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, as they begin the process of building the team that will support and lead a truly transformational moment in the history of Birmingham and the West Midlands.
New dates confirmed for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad in 2021
The International Olympic Committee, International Paralympic Committee, Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Government of Japan today agreed new dates for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad in 2021.
JOB OF THE WEEK: Game Growth Programme and Resource Manager, World Rugby
We’re delighted to bring you details on the latest Job of the Week – powered by Global Sports – which is an exciting vacancy for a Game Growth Programme and Resource Manager at World Rugby.
IOC and Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee announce Games to be postponed
President of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, and Prime Minister of Japan, Abe Shinzo, held a conference call this morning to discuss the constantly changing environment with regard to COVID-19 and the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020; the outcome being that the Games are to be postponed until 2021.
Coronavirus’ economic impact on the Sports Industry
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