27 September 2016

International Data Group (IDG) are pleased to announce GlobalSportsJobs as a strategic media partner of the 2016 World Winter Sports Expo (WWSE) in Beijing. 

Aimed at spurring the development of the global winter sports industry and supporting China’s preparations for the Beijing Winter Olympics, WWSE will be held annually until 2022.

Karl Oliver, Executive Chairman of GlobalSportsJobs, has been invited to give a keynote speech at WWSE, which is scheduled to take place at the Beijing National Convention Centre from 19-22 October 2016.

Besides focusing on the winter sports business and winter tourism, the expo will also feature youth training as part of its theme Opening to the Future. 

“IDG is very proud to welcome an internationally recognised organisation like GlobalSportsJobs as an esteemed partner of the first World Winter Sports Expo in Beijing, and we hope this is a beginning of a long and mutually successful cooperation,” said Jennifer Xu, IDG Vice President for Asia.

“We are proud to be part of the inaugural World Winter Sports Expo and look forward to a successful event in Beijing,” added GlobalSportsJobs Chief Marketing Officer Stewart Park. 

“We have recently announced partnerships with leading Chinese sports marketing and media firms Alisports and Titan Media. This strategic alliance with WWSE is a further step forward as we increase our footprint in the Chinese market.” 

About International Data Group (IDG)

International Data Group is the world’s leading technology media, events and research company. A recognised leader in conference and exhibition management, IDG produces more than 700 globally branded events in 67 countries. Founded in 1964, IDG currently has operations in 97 countries.

About GlobalSportsJobs

GlobalSportsJobs is the leading specialist digital media and talent acquisition platform for the international sports industry. It provides an innovative, technology-driven solution to help sporting organisations in all sectors source a greater quality and diversity of talent, and is helping further professionalise and educate the industry by publishing original and engaging market insights. 

For more information, contact:

International Data Group (IDG)
Ding Song
+86 186 1814 3024

Fang Yuan
+44 (0)20 3642 0578

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