Prof. Ben Corbett’s special lecture was held on October 29th, 2015 at Seoul National University Building 152 Seminar Room. With the title “Fostering Innovative Culture in Sport Organisations” Prof. Ben Corbett introduced the concept of innovation in sport. He shared the idea of innovation, entrepreneurship, managing sport organisations, creating a culture within the sport organisation that allows people to develop new ideas. He also said to think outside box, nurturing the culture so not punishing people for taking the risk, and to develop new ideas, and to take it initiative. He gave several examples of the sport technologies and business models to explain our culture what gives rise on a sustainable basis.
Speaker: Ben Corbett (Professor in Loughborough University)
Date: October 29th, 2015
Title: Fostering Innovation Culture in Sport Business
Welcome meeting of Director Kihan Kim, Prof. Choonghoon Lim, and Prof. Ben Corbett to introduce and discuss the development of Dream Together Master program
Director Kihan Kim introducing Prof. Ben Corbett to the students.
Prof. Ben Corbett starting his lecture by asking the students about the examples of innovation in sport.
Prof. Ben Corbett introducing Loughborough University where he currently is in position as lecturer and progamme director.
Hyunwoo Lee (Korean, 2nd batch DTM student) adding an idea to Prof. Corbett’s lecture.
Prof. Ben Corbett said “We are innovative, strong, passionate, driven, and motivated – all working toward the same goal.”
Juan Salazar (Colombian, 2nd batch DTM student) adding an idea to Prof. Corbett’s lecture.
Prof. Borja Garcia (Loughborough University, Module 7 Sport Governance in DTM program) has also actively attended Prof. Ben Corbett’s lecture.
Group photo after the special lecture.