The first summarizing report from the E.H.C. Hockey Business Forum in Malmö 2-3 October. By @RistoPakarinen:eurohockeyclubs.com/news/hockey-bu…
And that concludes this year's Hockey Business Forum. Lots of great things happening in European club hockey. Keep at it. #EHCForum22
One league, two divisions approach has some advantages: joint marketing, office, officiating. #EHCForum22
Relegation can be a great opportunity for a new starts, says @Sz1909_Szemberg. Get rid of bad contracts, bring up promising young players from own system. #EHCForum22
And now @Sz1909_Szemberg on the importance of promotion/relegation. #EHCForum22
"By allowing body checks in women's hockey, we get fewer concussions."– Mikael Swarén at #EHCForum22
"The only difference is the sports bra."– Florence Schelling at #EHCForum22
The foundation of @LuleaHockey's women's team's success. #EHCForum22
The IIHF ranked second lowest of the six major sports organizations on "democratic processes" in Play the Game's Sports Governance Observer in 2019. #EHCForum22
"Can you imagine the hockey Worlds in Saudi Arabia? If you do nothing, you’ll see it in the next 15 years."– Stanis Elsborg at #EHCForum22:
And now at #EHCForum22: Stanis Elsborg from playthegame.org
"If we don't do something now, we'll be having a completely different conversation in 20 years."– Johnny Oduya#EHCForum22
Johnny Oduya. #EHCForum22
"Hockey is a fantastic opportunity to bring people into society. May even be better than soccer where clubs may be connected to where you immigrated from."– Johnny Oduya#EHCForum22
Now on stage: Johnny Oduya talking about hockey having to find new demographics — or risk fading away. Hockey 2.0.
Fantastic first period of the EHC Hockey Business Forum! Very inspiring presentations by reps from Malmö and Rögle, as well as Mark Bradley, Fan Experience Co and Ido Ratzon, WSC Sports.
The Hockey Business Forum is off and running!
Excellent and very well-received presentation by @Malmo_FF CEO Niclas Carlnén @Niclcarl for hockey executives at the E.H.C Hockey Business Forum on Sunday. Impressive club, #MFF.
The full presentation lineup for the E.H.C. Hockey Business Forum on Monday 3 October.eurohockeyclubs.com/news/confirmed…
A sneak-peak into the presentation by @StanisElsborg of @playthegame_org about why sport organizations and players have a responsibility to act — not only talk — when it comes to raising ethical standards in international sports, and why values of sport are threatened. A hugely>