FIS Federation Internationale de Ski
The International Ski Federation is ramping up its global engagement efforts as it builds towards Beijing 2022, with its secretary general, Sarah Lewis, describing China as “the biggest opportunity for winter sports in the last 50 years”. Adam Nelson reports on how FIS is using its digital strategy to encourage consumers to take to the slopes.
“Gaming is statistically the fastest growing entry point into a sport” – Fan Engagement panel highlights, SDMS
Highlights of the Fan Engagement panel at the Sports Decision Makers Summit in London. Highlights of the Fan Engagement panel at the Sports Decision Makers Summit in London. The panel looks beyond cookie-cutter approaches to fan engagement and discusses the importance of creativity and technology in creating deeper and more profitable engagement with fans.
The International Ski Federation has engaged in a new partnership with a snowmaking technology specialist in a sign of its increasing worries about the impact of climate change on its events. Rob Ridley reports.
The Italian ski resort of Sestriere has announced that it will bid to host the 2029 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships
Eurovision Sport, the sports arm of the European Broadcasting Union, and Scout Gaming, the fantasy sports technology company, have designed a fantasy game on behalf of the Austrian Ski Federation (ÖSV).
The International Ski Federation has announced that its long-standing president, Gian-Franco Kasper, will step down next May after 22 years in the job
International Ski Federation (FIS) president Gian-Franco Kasper has conceded that the Alpine Skiing World Cup contains “too many races”, amid criticism for the world governing body from athletes and coa…