Global Sports Week organization is an annual international event in Paris. Its first edition took place from the 5th to the 7th of January and gathered more than 2,000 attendees.

This new meeting is an international forum dedicated to sport, business and society leaders in order to Shake, Shape and Share to Make the Future of Sport Together. Global Sports Week is a project with a great visibility which already obtained the High Patronage of the French President Emmanuel Macron and the support of the French Ministry of Sports and the city of Paris.

The photo was taken at the Closing Session during the Global Sports Week, the Friday, February 7, 2020.

First Global Sports Week Paris concludes with a challenge to world sports leaders

First Global Sports Week Paris concludes with a challenge to world sports leaders   More than 2,000 delegates from 70 countries attend inaugural summit 250 investors and more than 130 international media represented Access, equality, digital transformation, climate and athlete activism lead agenda   The first Global Sports Week Paris concluded Friday with a challenge to leaders o...

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FFF Innovation Awards shortlist is out

The French Football Federation is organizing the 2nd edition of its Innovation Trophies which reward innovative solutions at the service of amateur and high-level football, its ecosystem and all of its players. Nine start-ups from three countries are represented in the shortlist for the FFFIA 2020, which will be presented at #GSWParis. They were selected from more than 150 international entries ...

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50 days to go – meet the Young Sports Makers

With 50 days to go to the start of Global Sports Week Paris, organisers have revealed the 50 Young Sports Makers selected to play a key role in the event as the voice of the next generation. The group of 18-25s have been chosen from more than 200 applicants representing 51 countries. They include students, athletes, volunteer...

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First #GSWParis speakers announced

Formula One CEO and Executive Chairman Chase Carey, International Paralympic Committee President Andrew Parsons and world record-breaking endurance athlete and campaigner Norma Bastidas are the first three speakers revealed by organisers of Global Sports Week Paris. The trio will be among 50 leading global figures from sport, entertainment and society to appear at the inaugural event in Februar...

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Welcoming UNESCO with 100 days to go

Today marks 100 days to the start of the first Global Sports Week Paris, to be held at the Louvre between February 5th - 7th 2020 For us, it’s a double celebration with the news that UNESCO has joined the #GSWParis family as a Proud Supporter of the event. The Director-General...

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Young Sports Makers – The search is on!

Global Sports Week is putting 50 young sports leaders at the world’s top table. We have launched a global search for the inaugural Young Sports Makers – 50 students, sports industry professionals, athletes, activists or volunteers under the age of 25 with a vision for the future of sports.

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Discover the latest additions to the #GSWPARIS family: IPC & EPCR!

Momentum is continuing to build towards Global Sports Week Paris with the news that the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and European Professional Club Rugby (EPCR) have come on board as Proud Supporters of the February 5th-7th event at the Louvre. The two global rightsholders join a list of commercial and institutional backers which already includes Founding Partner...

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Global Sports Week Paris holds international launch in London
Sep 18, 2019

Major new sport business forum is backed by French President Emmanuel Macron, the event will take place at the Louvre on February 5th-7th 2020.

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UNESCO to become Global Sports Week patron
Oct 28, 2019

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) joins French President Emmanuel Macron as a patron of Global Sports Week Paris, to be held at the Louvre between February 5th – 7th 2020.

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Media from around the world attended Global Sports Week Paris.

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