• 2018-05-02
SportAccord Convention 2018
Dream Together Master (DTM) team participated in the SportAccord Convention 2018 which was staged from April 15-20 in Bangkok, Thailand. Professor Joon-ho Kang (Director, Dream Together Master) and an Assistant Coordinator of the program managed the exhibition booth as delegates representing the Korea’s sports development. The DTM team recruited future students who are currently working as sport administrators, promoted the program to the delegates, and built new business relationship with international organizations to foster future cooperation. SportAccord is the world’s premier and most exclusive annual event at the service of sport. It is focused on driving positive change internationally and dedicated to engaging and connecting; rights holders, organising committees, cities, press and media, businesses and other organisations involved in the development of sport. The exhibition booth ‘Korea for Sports Development’. Prof. Joon-ho Kang and Weerasak Kowsurat, Thailand’s Minister for tourism and sports. Prof. Joon-ho Kang with Mr. Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, President of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) at the SportAccord. Barry Maister, NZ IOC Member and Prof. Joon-ho Kang sharing the updates. FISU President Oleg Matytsin and Secretary General Eric Saintrond discuss progress the two organisations have been making to enhance educational opportunities for DTM students. Mr. HE Saeed Mohammad Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council agreed to enhance cooperation in academic exchange.