#GoodGovernanceSport Agenda



International conference #GoodGovernanceSport

04 June 2021

Venue: Sofia, Bulgaria, National Sports Academy “Vassil Levski”, meeting room A1

Remark: Blended event, with online and offline possibility of participation

Time Zone: UTC+3 (Sofia, Bulgaria)

04/06/2021 – International conference #GoodGovernanceSport

Official opening

Moderator: Ivan Boyanov, sport journalist

09:00 – 09:30

Registration of participants

09:45 – 10:15

Keynote Speech: European perspective of Integrity in sport – Challenges and perspectives - Mariya Gabriel – European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth

10:15 – 10:30

Andrey Kuzmanov, Minister, Ministry of youth and sport

Prof. Tatiana Iancheva, Vice Rector for Science and International Activities of National sports academy “Vassil Levski”

Mihail Balabanov, Director of Human resources development centre (Erasmus+ National Agency in Bulgaria)

Yoanna Dochevska, Chairperson of Bulgarian sports development association

10:30 – 10:45

#GoodGovernanceSport – project outputs and results - Bulgarian sports development association

10:45 – 11:15

Coffee break

Changing lives, Opening minds – Good Governance perspectives

Moderator: Ivan Boyanov, sport journalist

11:15 – 11:45

“Erasmus+ Sport” – Opportunities for sport sector and citizens – Yves Le Lostecque, Head of Sport Unit, Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency /EACEA/

11:45 – 12:15

European Athletics: Good governance practices Jean Gracia, European Athletics Executive Board member, Development commission Chair

12:15 – 12:45

Inclusive governance in sport organizations – Christo Velkov - Vice President, Strategic Development Special Olympics Europe Eurasia Region

12:45 – 13:15

Challenges and perspectives of good governance in sport at European level – prof. Vassil Girginov, PhD – President, European Association for Sport Management

13:15 – 14:30

Lunch break & Networking spot

Plenary session, researches, reports

Moderator: Yoanna Dochevska, Chairperson of Bulgarian sports development association

14:30 – 15:00

National policies in the field of good governance in sport – Viktoria Slavkova, Director of European Programmes, Projects and International Cooperation, Ministry of youth and sport, Bulgaria

15:00 – 15:30

National achievements in the field of good governance from Hungary - Zsófia Rácz, Deputy State Secretary for Youth Affairs, Hungary

15:30 – 17:00

Plenary session, researches, reports.

Governance Sport Codification Convergence Project – Grzegorz Botwina, PhD, President of Institute for Sport Governance and Assistant Professor, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw;

G² engage New Technologies 4 Grass Rout Sports - How to use Social Media and VR to inspire and assimilate - Dr. Tanya Kyriakidou, President HFUW (Hellenic Federation Urban Wheels) President ASTERI NGO Awareness 4 Sports Training Environment Research & Internet;

A roadmap to modernize sports in Lebanon – Fadi Tabet, Consultant and Expert in Sports Management, President of Chabibeh Club Lebanon, PGD in International Sports Management from Royal Holloway University UK and FIBA Academy;

Transparency’s Activism in Latin America - Visions from Colombia and Panama - Mauricio Hernandez – Founder of Transparency in Sport in Colombia;

15:30 – 17:00

Poster session

Bulgarian body-mind practice cultivates partner and social skills - the basis of any good management – Prof. Ludmila Chervencova, National Sports Academy “Vassil Levski”

Sports turf surfaces governance by using persistent visual and thermal image data Plamen Mateev, PhD Felow, National Sports Academy “Vassil Levski”