2020 Yokohama Sport Conference Goes Online


2020 Yokohama Sport Conference Goes Online

14 September 2020

The 2020 Yokohama Sport Conference, initially scheduled in Yokohama, Japan on 8-12 September, has been held entirely online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Held under the theme "Contributing to a Sustainable World", the Conference featured keynotes, symposia and lectures with interventions from over 80 speakers on topics ranging from Sport and the Sustainable Development Goals, Women and Sport, Sports Tourism and Sport Development among many others. 

TAFISA Secretary General Wolfgang Baumann was invited to present on the topic of "Sport Development - From Vision to Reality: New Understandings and Challenges of the Global Sport for All Movement" during the Symposium on "The Parallel Worlds of Sport Development", which was chaired by ICSSPE Board Member Anneliese Goslin.