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It is with great pleasure that CIES invites you to attend the FIFA Master 24th edition class Final Projects Conference that will be held on Thursday 18th July 2024 from 13:00 to 17:30 (CEST) at the University of Neuchâtel.

This special Event will see the 2023/24 FIFA Master class present their research projects and discuss the latest trends from the world of sport which they have identified as key elements for further academic investigation.


Thursday 18th July 2024 from 13:00 to 17:30

University of Neuchâtel
Aula des Jeunes Rives

Espace Tilo-Frey 1
2000 Neuchâtel

The following key themes will be covered (to download the full programme, please click here):

  • Rebuilding Trust: Assessing Safeguarding Response Efficacy in US, UK and Swiss Gymnastics - Philip Black (Chile & UK), Chiara Delsaut (Belgium & Switzerland), Rasha Elghorour (Libya), Syed Asif Hussain (Bangladesh)
  • Behind the Glory: Unveiling the Mental Health Challenges in the Professional Football’s Ecosystem - Dominique Donghwun Chang (South Korea), Ludovica Giorgetti (Italy), Cassandra Hesselink (Canada), Yair Rangel (Mexico)
  • Bridging The Gap: Addressing Social Development Across Mega Sporting Events Lifecycle (From Sportswashing to SROI) - Pablo Gallego (Colombia & USA), Francesco Jian Guo (China), Beatriz Loducca Sivieri (Brazil & Italy)
  • Building and Selling a Unique Game: How is Elite Women’s Football Developing in Australia, Brazil, Mexico, and Japan? - Christopher Curulli (Australia), Paola López Yrigoyen (Mexico), Lucas Oaigen (Brazil & Canada), Takuma Tobinaga (Japan)
  • Snow and Heat: Assessing Vulnerability and Adaptive Actions in Outdoor Olympic Winter Sports - Irving Alvarez (Mexico & USA), Teresa Ouko Calleb (Kenya), Zhipeng Anthony Cao (China), Lucie Guilgot (France)
  • Beyond the Podium: Investigating the Impact of the Legacy of the Summer Paralympic Games on Elite Para Sports Participation from Beijing to Rio (2008-2016) - Abi Varghese Cheeran (India), Edith Finn (Ireland), Guilherme Polygrymas (Brazil & Lithuania), Linuosha (Pan) Sa (China)
  • Beyond the Game: A Stakeholder Analysis of Match-Fixing in Brazilian Football - Felipe Aires (Brazil), Arjun Khanna (India), Alice Yoon (South Korea)

We believe the presentations will be of great interest to you, therefore we look forward to welcoming you to Neuchâtel. Furthermore, this event will provide you with the possibility to get in touch with various alumni and key individuals from both the academic community and the sports industry.

Please note, that the full Streaming of this session will be available LIVE on our CIES Youtube channel.

Best regards,

The CIES Team

FIFA Master - International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport, ranked  Europe's No.1 course a record 11 times by SportBusiness.

Organised by CIES in partnership with De Montfort University (UK), SDA Bocconi School of Management (Italy) and the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland).



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