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UAB Experts participate in the Study Commission for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Olympic Games Bid Barcelona-Pyrenees

Researchers from the UAB Olympic Studies Centre, Miquel de Moragas and Berta Cerezuela, have participated as experts in the Study Commission for the Bid of the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Olympic Games Barcelona-Pyrenees created by agreement of the Plenary Council of the City of Barcelona. The session took place on 16 September and focused on […]

Oferta de contrato de personal investigador Predoctoral (FPI) en el Centro de Estudios Olímpicos y del Deporte (CEO-UAB)

El proyecto de I+D+i Redes sociales y fútbol: violencia, participación de los públicos y ecología de la comunicación, enmarcado en el Programa Estatal de Investigación, Desarrollo e Innovación Orientada a los Retos de la Sociedad, ofrece un contrato para la formación de doctores contemplada en el Subprograma Estatal de Formación del Programa Estatal de Promoción […]

Xavier Ramon defends his PhD thesis on ethics and quality of information in the coverage of the London 2012 Olympics

On May 20th, the CEO-UAB researcher and professor at the UPF Department of Communication defended his doctoral dissertation “Sports journalism ethics and quality of information. The coverage of the London 2012 Olympics in the British, American and Spanish press”, supervised by Dr. Salvador Alsius Clavera. The committee was formed by Dr. Mònica Figueras (Pompeu Fabra […]

Presentation of the Legacy Strategic Plan of the Mediterranean Games Tarragona 2017

Divendres 13 de maig de 2016, a les 11:30hores, a la sala d’actes de l’Ajuntament de Tarragona, va tenir lloc l’acte de presentació del Pla Estratègic del Llegat dels Jocs Mediterranis Tarragona 2017, l’elaboració del qual ha anat a càrrec del Centre d’Estudis Olímpic i de l’Esport de la Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. L’acte ha […]

Olympic Idea Nowadays : perceptions and insights

The book Olympic Idea Nowadays : perceptions and insights has been released. The work offers a vision of the Olympic Movement and the Olympic Games in relation to the Olympic values system in the current social context Olympic values are the differential element of the Olympic Movement. Today, these dynamic values are subject to rapid […]

The MOOC course the Olympic Games and the media reaches over 10,000 students

The Olympic Games and the Media Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), organized by The Olympic Studies Center at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (CEO-UAB) and delivered via the Coursera platform —the most important platform of open online courses in the world— has now come to an end, after successfully uniting over 10,000 learners from 140 […]

Symposium held on the management of social networks and sport

Academics from the University of Southern California, the Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris III and the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), along with representatives of sports organizations such as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and ACB.com, recently gathered to analyze the phenomenon of social networks in the world of sports. The International Symposium on The Management of Social […]

Launched the 2015 edition of The Olympic Games and the Media mooc at Coursera

CEO-UAB has launched the second edition of the Massive Open Online Course The Olympic Games and the Media on the Coursera Platform. The great novelty of this second edition is that it will be offered with Spanish subtitles as well as the English ones of the first edition, which have been improved too. At the same […]

Tassos Katsiadramis has joined our team

Anastasios Katsiadramis has joined the CEO-UAB research team as intern during four months, from 20 April to July 2015. Anastasios Katsiadramis is a postgraduate student at the Master Programme: Olympic Studies, Olympic Education, Organization and Management of Olympic Events, at the University of Peloponnese, in Greece. He previously graduated in Physical Education and Sports Science at the […]

Mauricio Javier Cordova Paredes has joined our team

Mauricio Javier Cordoba has joined the CEO-UAB research team as intern during four months, from April to July 2015. Mauricio Javier Paredes Cordova is currently studying the Master in Sports Management at the University of Cologne, with Dr. Stephen Wassong. He graduated in marqueting studies and has professional experience in various organizations in this field More information on his […]

CEO-UAB representatives visit IOC President

The Rector of the Universitat Autònoma and CEO-UAB’s President Ferran Sancho and the CEO-UAB’s Director Emilio Fernández Peña have been received by the President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach at his office in the Château de Vidy in Lausanne, as a part of the commemoration events of the 25th anniversary of the CEO-UAB. […]

New project on legacy management for the Mediterranean Games Tarragona 2017

CEO-UAB has been granted with a project to assist the organising committee of the Mediterranean Games Tarragona 2017 in the definition and implementation of the event legacy strategy. Tarragona was chosen in 2011 as host city of the 2017 Mediterranean Games, a sports contest organized within the framework of the Olympic Movement, with the recognition […]

First research seminar on Olympism and sports CEO-UAB

CEO-UAB has held the first research seminar on Olympism and sport, the event took place on Friday 12 December 2014. The purpose of the seminar is to promote the exchange of knowledge about methodologies, resources, approaches, etc. of the various investigations that are being carried out by the junior researchers who are associated with the […]

Russian Federal University visit to CEO-UAB

On Monday 13 October CEO-UAB welcomed a group of 12 students and lecturers in sport management from the Russian Federal University and professional organisations. The group was visiting Barcelona as part of an international training with aim to learn about sport policies and practices in Catalonia and Spain, the organisation of Olympic Games and other […]

Homage to Lamartine DaCosta

The Symposium Olympic Idea will pay an homage Prof. Dr. Lamartine DaCosta for his lifetime work in the field of Olympic studies, in particular in the philosophical, educational and cultural aspects of the sport and the Olympic Movement. This symposium will be hosted by the Institut für Sportwissenschaft at the Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz from […]

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