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25th Sports Assembly


SESSION A “Content partner - Activity report


Welcome Introduction  (Noel Curran EBU DG, Runar Østmo, Stefan Kuerten)
EBU Update (Noel Curran)
Approval Of The Minutes 24th Sport Assembly, March 2019
EBU Member Relations (Vanessa O’Connor, Member Relations and Communication Director)
Eurovision Sport Update (Stefan Kuerten)
Market Development and Case Study (Stefan Kuerten, Jerome Bermont)                                     


Update on Radio Sport (Pam Melbourne, Vice Chair of EBU Radio Sport Group)
Update on Sports News (Ine Bjolseth, Eurovision Sports News Exchange)
Update on Indirect participation / rate cards (Franck Choquard)                                                   

SESSION B: “Hub of knowledge and expertise”


SPORT DIGITAL DEVELOPMENTS & CONTENT STRATEGY                                          

Update on Content and Digital Strategy, F. Choquard
EBU Academy: introduction to sport-related training offer, N. Labourdette
Run Europe Paris 2020 digital content & engagement, Stefano  Bernabino, Laurent-Eric le Lay, Head of Sport, France Telévisiion
Federation “Pitching session, GROWTH” : Extreme E, Alejandro Agag, CEO Formula E


Proud To Present - Session 1: Robotics journalism in Sport at YLE, experiences of robot Voitto (Victory), With Jyri Kivimäki, YLE
Eurovision Services: New catalogue of services (M. Tinnirello CEO, with Louis. Matignon, Boris Vandel)
Federation “Pitching session, GROWTH” ; International Orienteering

SESSION C “Networking and alliances facilitator”


Proud To Present - Session 2: 50:50 project, by BBC with Nina Goswami (BBC News) and Helen Brown (BBC Sport News)


Focus on Women’s Sport - Gender equality in Sport 

Opening remarks by Noel Curran, EBU
Focus on Women’s Sport initiatives by Cliona O’Leary, RTE
Keynote speech by Sara Booth, FIFA Head of Women’s Football Competitions


Focus on Women’s Sport - Gender equality in Sport  (Panel Discussion)

Asa Edlund Jonsson, Head of Sport at SVT
Marie Binet, Account and Innovation Director at Publicis Media
Stanislas Frossard, Executive Secretary of the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Sport of the Council of Europe,
Moderated by Helen Brown, BBC


EBU Headquarters
L`Ancienne-Route 17A
1218 Le Grand-Saconnex
Geneva, Switzerland


    SESSION A “Content partner - Activity report”

  • SESSION A1 - N. Curran, R. Østmo, S. Kuerten, V. O’Connor, J. BermontMembers Only
  • SESSION A2 - P. Melbourne, I. Bjolseth, F. ChoquardMembers Only
  • SESSION B: “Hub of knowledge and expertise”

  • SESSION B1 - F. Choquard, N. Labourdette, S. Bernabino, L. le Lay, A. AgagMembers Only
  • SESSION B2 - J. Kivimäki, M. Tinnirello, L. Matignon, B. VandelMembers Only
  • SESSION C: “Networking and alliances facilitator”

  • SESSION C1 - N. Goswami and H. BrownMembers Only
  • SESSION C2 - N. Curran, C. O’Leary, S. BoothMembers Only
  • SESSION C3 - A. Edlund Jonsson, M. Binet, S. Frossard, H. BrownMembers Only