1972 Barcelona Olympic Bid
The sport historian Juan Antonio Simon, disclosed an aspect which has unfortunately been forgotten by historians of sport: the murky process of choosing the Spanish Olympic bid for the summer Olympic Games in 1972, which concluded, surprisingly, with the Spanish Olympic Committee decision to nominate Madrid versus the Barcelona Olympic project.
The role of sport in the global branding of cities
Learn from international experts in communication, territory and sport how cities built their brand identity and how sport contributes to this process. Access main conclusions, photo gallery and media coverage of the symposium co-organized by CEO-UAB and the Université Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris III and the University of Southern California on 17 and 18 October 2013 at UAB.
More information at: ceo.uab.cat/city
Masters in Olympic Studies
CEO-UAB participates as a partner in the Master of Arts on Olympic, a part-time program that specializes in the Olympics that began in September 2010.
From 16 to 21 September, UAB welcomed 13 students from 11 countries of the Master, who attended the sessions for the teaching module on Olympic Games, media and commercialisation, coordinated by Dr. Emilio Fernández Peña, Director of CEO-UAB and lecturer at the UAB Faculty of Communication.
Semblanza de Pierre de Coubertin Norbert Müller
To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the birth of Pierre de Coubertin, we present a text on writing Coubertin figure per Dr. Norbert Müller, visiting professor of the International Chair in Olympism 2012.
Access the new documentation project devoted to the preservation and dissemination of the sporting and olympic memory of the city.
Learn on the spaces that hosted the Games, their actors, how the event was manages and how they transformed the city.
An Olympic Mosaic: Multidisciplinary Research and Dissemination of Olympic Studies. CEO-UAB: 20 Years has been released.
The Olympic Studies Centre at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (CEO-UAB) has released An Olympic Mosaic: Multidisciplinary Research and Dissemination of Olympic Studies. CEO-UAB: 20 Years. This reader brings together the research lines related to Olympic studies approached by the various researchers at CEO-UAB.
Les pràctiques ambientals en la gestió esportiva a Catalunya, una aposta de futur
[in catalan] El CEO-UAB, conjuntament amb l’ICTA-UAB, van presentar els resultats de l'estudi de situació realitzat per aquestes dues entitats sobre el grau d'aplicació de les normatives sobre medi ambient en la pràctica esportiva i els dèficits i...
The value of the intangible legacy of sport events
CEO-UAB contributed to the XVII International Congress of the European Committee for Sport History (CESH), held in Barcelona from 21 to 23 of November of 2013. Berta Cerezuela, Head of Projects at CEO-UAB, raised some challenging issues to an...
The Franco Olympic Games: An analysis of the unsuccessful Barcelona 1972 bid
The sport historian Juan Antonio Simon, disclosed an aspect which has unfortunately been forgotten by historians of sport: the murky process of choosing the Spanish Olympic bid for the summer Olympic Games in 1972, which concluded, surprisingly,...
Current environmental practices in sports management in Catalonia
Miguel Gomez Benosa, CEO-UAB general coordinator, and Carlos Martinez, Director of Innovation Projects SL, will present the results of the study on the situation of environmental practices in the management of the sport in Catalonia during the...
International researchers examine the role of sport in creating a global brand for cities
Academics from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, the University of Sorbonne Paris III and the University of Southern California have analysed the role of sport in the creation and dissemination of the image of cities. The symposium Sport,...
17th quadrennial Congress in Havana
10/12/2013 a 13/12/2013
Palacio de Convencion de la Havana, Cuba (Convention Centre, Havana, Cuba)
Taking responsibility for the visitor economy: Events, tourism, hospitality, sport, leisure and the local community
09/01/2014 a 12/01/2014
Leeds Metropolitan University, United Kingdom
16th Annual Conference on Women and Education
16th Annual Conference on Women and Education
16/03/2014 a 20/03/2014
Brasenose College in the University of Oxford, Oxford, England.
Regional Studies Association Global Conference 2014. From Vulnerable Places to Resilient Territories: The Path to Sustainable Development
27/04/2014 a 30/04/2014
Fábrica de Negócios, Fortaleza, Brazil
14th Annual International Conference on Sports: Economic, Management, Marketing & Social Aspects
19/05/2014 a 23/05/2014