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WEBINAR: Olympic Trials and Qualifying Events: The Olympic Brand and You

Are you planning on hosting an Olympic trials/qualifying event in advance of the Tokyo 2020 Summer Games? If so, there are some must-knows to have in your toolbox as you begin the event planning process. In this Webinar, the COC Commercial Affairs team reviews the guidelines and best practices associated with using Olympic properties –


Revenue Generation, Specialized Tools, Bidding and Hosting, Risk Management, Strategic Planning, Document Template Posted on

NSO Bid Evaluation Model

The “NSO Bid Evaluation Model” is a decision support tool to assist NSOs who are considering a bid to host a particular international sport event. It aims to help determine if an organization should proceed with a bid proposal in consideration of a variety of factors, providing a consistent, quantified assessment of the relative suitability


Specialized Tools, Bidding and Hosting, Financial Management, Membership Management, Strategic Planning, Research Report Posted on

Global Events as Drivers of Growth: The Case of Hockey Canada

“Global Events as Drivers of Growth: The Case of Hockey Canada” prepared by Norm O’Reilly, George Foster and Darryl Boynton identifies five drivers of growth that have allowed Hockey Canada to become successful at hosting international events in Canada. An overview of their highly effective business model for event hosting is discussed outlining the seven


Specialized Tools, Bidding and Hosting, Communications, Financial Management, Marketing and Brand, Document Template, Guide Posted on

Event Contract Template for Rights Holders

The “Event Contract Template for Rights Holders”, created by the Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance (CSTA), is a part of the CSTA’s Transfer of Knowledge program. The document has been developed to provide sound information to potential bidding communities and to ensure that all obligations involved in bidding and hosting an event are understood.



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