Call for Abstracts

10/11/2011 10:40


On the occasion of the next Winter Youth Olympic Games, which will be held from 13-22 January, 2012, in Innsbruck, Austria, the 4th International Sport Business Symposium will be hosted by the University of Innsbruck, Department of Sport Science, on 12 January 2012.


This symposium is intended to stimulate discussion and scholarly research on this new Olympic format, the Youth Olympic Games. Olympic scholars from all over the world are invited to exchange thoughts and present their Olympic work.


A call for abstracts is open to researchers of all disciplines directly related to the business of the Youth Olympic Games. Thus, papers about Olympic media, legacy, tourism, consumers, organisations, finance, economics, environment, politics and others are welcome.


Abstracts are welcome and should be submitted via e-mail by 31 October, 2011 to Dr. Holger Preuss at


Abstracts or any full papers sent by 1 January 2012 will appear in the official Symposium Proceedings.


For further information about the call for abstracts, please click here.