Call for Papers

This “call for abstracts” is directed to researchers of all disciplines. The 10th International Sport Business Symposium calls for research papers directly related to the business, management and economics of the Olympic Games in general, the upcoming 2020 Olympic Games, as well as prior and future Olympic, Youth, and Paralympic Games.

Papers about Olympic media, legacy, tourism, consumers, organizations, finance, economics, environment, Paralympics, politics and other Olympic-related topics are welcome. Everything related to sustainability and in particular to the environmental sustainability is in particular welcome.

The official language for abstracts and the symposium is English.


An abstract (max. 600 words) and a one page Curriculum Vitae should be submitted via email:

1. Quick lane Deadline is October 20th, 2019 => confirmation of acceptance November 15th 2019
2. Final Deadline is November 30th 2019 => confirmation of acceptance December 30th 2019


Please, send your abstract to Prof. Dr. Holger Preuss, E-mail:

There will be a double-blind review process of the abstracts. The reviewers will be from the scientific committee. Acceptance will be announced as soon as possible to allow you to book your flights early and have a look for accommodation. Abstracts or any full papers sent via electronic mail by June 1st, 2020 will appear in the official Symposium Proceedings.

Welcome to celebrate with us the 10th Symposium.