WCBS at IF Forum 2020 – Lausanne

On November 4 and 5, 2020, Diane Wild – General Secretary of WCBS and Marcin Krzeminski – Director and Board Member of WCBS took part in the IF Forum organized by SportAccord and GAISF.

The IF Forum takes place annually and targets the specific needs of Olympic and International Sport Federations with a focus on sharing best practices and knowledge.

Close to 30 speakers debated various challenges and responses concerning the ongoing pandemic, with topics including crisis management, scenario planning, and risk mitigation strategies that can be applied in the months and years to come.

After International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, SportAccord and GAISF President Dr. Raffaele Chiulli, and World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus underlined how collaboration can help sport to play a key role in the global recovery from Covid-19, delegates heard how opportunities, as well as challenges, can emerge from the current situation.

Read more about IF Forum 2020.