The impact of sports and emerging disciplines in a global world

13TH OLYMPIC FORUM – 15-16 OCT.

In its thirteenth edition, the Olympic Forum tackles themes of emerging sports and their impact on large events, changes in sports and disciplines, and the concept of what can be considered a sport.

AGENDA

Tuesday 15 October

10:00

Welcome

10:15

Talk

Olympic challenges of the future and the renovation of the sports programme

Kit McConnell (IOC)

11:00

Coffee break

11:15

Talk

Gender equality in sports

Cecilia Farias (ICF)

12:00

Round table

Gender equality in emerging sports

Susanna Soler (INEFC) / Kira Menén (FCK) / Maria Guixà, journalist

13:00

Break

15:00

Talk

New sporting events: the example of the World Beach games and beach sports

Maribel Zamora (FCVb)

15:30

Round table

New sporting disciplines in team sports

Raúl Chapado (RFEA) / Andrea d’Auria / Judith Vizuete (BMG)

16:45

Coffee break

17:00

Talk

New sporting events: the example of the World Roller Games and wheel sports

Ramon Basiana (FCP) / Quim Pastor (FCP)

17:00

Round table

New sporting disciplines in individual sports

Alba Gamell (FCT) / May Peus (RFEDI) / David Macià, climbing team

Wednesday 16 October

10:00

eSports

Esteban Serrano - AKAWonder (SK Gaming)

11:00

Coffee break

11:30

Round table

Voices in favour and voices against eSports as an Olympic sport

Pilar Calvo, journalist / Víctor Casanovas (Seven Mila) / Pere Manel (COPLEFC)

12:30

Exhibition

Basketball 3x3

13:00

Conclusions

Joan Manuel Surroca, journalist

13:15

Closing

Book your place

We would be delighted to welcome you to the 2019 Olympic Forum


Sessions

It is mandatory to sign up for any of the sessions.

  • Olympic challenges of the future and the renovation of the sports programme
  • Gender equality in emerging sports

  • New sports events: World Beach Games and beach sports
  • New sport disciplines in team sports
  • The World Roller Games and small wheel sports
  • New sport disciplines in individual sports

  • eSports
  • Voices in favour of and voices against eSports as an Olympic sport
  • 3x3 Basketball
  • Conclusions

Please note that to obtain the CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION it is necessary to have attended the 3 sessions, equivalent to 11 class hours.