The Sport&EU Association organises events amongst its members to promote dialogue and research, and share and develop knowledge amongst academics, researchers and practitioners.
Doping and Amateur Athletes
Thursday, 22 June 2023
The event discussed the topic of doping in amateur sports, and possible strategies to reduce substance use and reduce health harms.
With: Olivier de Hon, Eric Vandenabeele and Luke Cox
Contemporary Challenges of Football
Thursday, 13 April 2023
Debate on the development of football, European Model of Sport and other football related topics
With: Zvonimir Boban, Richard Parrish, Simona Kustec, Vanja Smokvina and Julien Zylberstein
Thursday, 9 February 2023
This online Short Talk staged a debate about current topics related to the representation of the athletes' voice in the governance of sport.
With: Camille Delzant, Andy Harvey, Alistair Brownlee, Topias Koukkula and
The European Model of Sport
Friday, 2 December 2022
This hybrid event included a keynote speech by Prof. Simona Kustec-Lipicer, longstanding member of Sport&EU and former Slovenian minister of Education, Science and Sport, who was in charge of the EU presidency when the Council adopted conclusions on the European Sport Model. This was followed by a round table discussion with leading experts and key stakeholders.
The AG's Opinion in the Superleague and ISU cases
Monday, 19 December 2022
This online Short Talk staged a debate on the opinion given by the Advocate General of the European Court of Justice on the cases of the Superleague and the ISU.
With: Katarina Pijetlovic, Miguel Maduro, Vanja Smokvina, Borja Garcia and representatives of the stakeholders
Sport Diplomacy's Influence to Address Inequality
Thursday, 28 April 2022
16h BST / 17h CEST
This discussion was about the role, responsibility and influence sport diplomacy has when addressing inequality. It was discussed why elite athletes are often looked up to by their fans and other audiences for leadership both on and off the court.
With: Amran Malik (England), Lindsay Krasnoff (USA), Ashton Hewitt (Wales) & Aashika Doshi (England)
The European Sports Model
Thursday, 24 March 2022
The first edition of the Sport&EU Short talk will be dedicated to discuss the European Model of Sport, and its relevance in policy-making and regulation.
With: Rui Jesus (Portugal), Boaz Sity (Israel), Paulina Tomczyk (Poland) & Morgens Kirkeby (Denmark)