Future Proofing Swedish Sports - How to Become a More Inclusive and Competitive Sport Nation?
08 March 2023
On March 8th, on International Women's Day, the Center for Sports & Business held an event on the topic of future proofing Swedish sports - how to become a more inclusive and competitive sport nation? The event featured prominent speakers from the world of sports, media, business and politics, including Petra Noreback, Karin Torneklint, Åsa Edlund Jönsson, Linda Wijkström, Caroline Strand, as well as Jonus Bartholdson.
AIK, Djurgården and Hammarby Panel Discussion
10 February 2023
On Friday, February 10th, representatives from AIK, Djurgården and Hammarby football clubs visited the Stockholm School of Economics to jointly hold a panel discussion regarding the issue of managing a sports club.
LaLiga Representative at Sports & Business Week
08 February 2023
On Wednesday, February 8th, Juan Fuentes Fernandez, LaLiga Delegate in the Nordic countries, visited SSE to hold an inspirational lecture in connection with the Sports & Business Week that the Center for Sports & Business organises together with the Student Association's Sports Committee.
Anders Sewerin from the Center for Sports & Business at SEF Network Arena
27 January 2023
On Friday January 26th, Anders Sewerin from the Center for Sports & Business attended the 5th edition of Swedish Elite Football's (SEF) Network Arena in Amsterdam to talk about the Management Diploma for Athletes Program.
21st Century Sports: How Technologies will Impact Sports in the Digital Age
25 January 2023
On Wednesday January 25th, the Center for Sports & Business at SSE held its 2nd joint alumni event together with the ESSEC Business School and WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management. The theme of this digital event was 21st Century Sports: How Technologies will Impact Sports in the Digital Age and the keynote speech was given by Professor Sascha Schmidt from WHU.
Global Sports - When Dreams and Dark Sides Collide
07 December 2022
On Wednesday December 7th, the Center for Sports & Business at SSE held a joint alumni event together with the ESSEC Business School and WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management. This digital event was a collaboration with the Germany SSE Alumni Hub. It was the first time that these three leading European sports centres hosted a joint event.
Center for Sports & Business Partnership Day
29 November 2022
On Tuesday, November 29th, the Center for Sports and Business held a partnership day at the Stockholm School of Economics. The day covered a broad array of topics such as an external environment analysis and trends we see globally, strategic challenges for Swedish sports, strategic development as well as operational focus and measuring of sustainability. During this successful day, representatives from Sweden's major sports, hockey, football, golf, trot racing and skiing as well as key individuals from the political sphere gathered and had insightful discussions.
Sports/Author Talk: Olof Lundh and his new book Templet i Öknen
11 November 2022
On November 11, we had the pleasure of welcoming the celebrated sports journalist Olof Lundh to a lunch event to talk about his brand new book Templet I Öknen (The Temple in the Desert). The event was co-organized by SSE Sport Initiative and SSE Literary Agenda.
Fireside Chat - The Swedish Golf Federation under Change
08 October 2022
On Friday October 7th, the SSE Sport Initiative held its final event of the Sports & Inclusiveness Week with a fireside chat between Center Director Martin Carlsson-Wall and the General Secretary of the Swedish Golf Association. The topic of the event was The Swedish Golf Federation under Change
Workshop - The Scientific Support of Diversifying Sport Organisations
06 October 2022
On Thursday October 6th, the SSE Sport Initiative had its third event of the Sports & Inclusiveness Week with a workshop by sports research experts at SSE - Martin Carlsson Wall, Director of The Center for Sports & Business and Associate Professor at the Department of Accounting, and Fanny Almersson, PhD Student at the Department of Accounting. The topic of the evening workshop was The Scientific Support of Diversifying Sports Organizations.