SportAccord Convention confirms DB Schenker as Official Transportation and Logistics Partner for Sochi 2015

24.03.2015

LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention confirms DB Schenker as the official Transportation and Logistics Partner for this year’s World Sport & Business Summit taking place from 19-24 April 2015 at the Sochi Expocentre, Sochi, Russia.

Jochen Mueller, Member of the Board of Management, Schenker Deutschland AG said: “We have had a long presence at SportAccord Convention since its inception in Madrid, 2003, and it’s great to be back with the Convention as a Delivery Partner. We are excited to be on-board as SportAccord Convention takes on a further dimension and growth phase. He went on to say:

“We will ensure our DB Schenker ‘sportsevents’ team is ready to support the exhibitors with a smooth delivery, when shipping products and equipment to the SportAccord Convention World Sport & Business Summit, as well as their return home.”

Supported by a team in over 100 locations around the globe, DB Schenker has extensive experience in the provision of logistics services for major single and multi-international sporting events, with a busy schedule in place for top events in 2015.

Nis Hatt, Managing Director, SportAccord Convention noted, “As the official Transportation and Logistics Partner, we’d like to encourage our exhibitors to take advantage of the services DB Schenker offers, as well as the preferential rates we have negotiated. Having worked with SportAccord Convention in the past, they have inside-knowledge of how the Convention works, as well as the level of service our exhibitors have come to expect.”

The SportAccord Convention World Sport & Business Summit is a unique opportunity for key decision-makers in sport to engage with business leaders across 25+ industry sectors. The 6-day event features a 3-day Conference, dynamic exhibition, LawAccord, City Forum, the SportAccord Convention Village and Sports Demo Zone, as well as hosting the annual general meetings of governing bodies of world sport.

To arrange transportation, please contact Ilya Medvedskiyat [email protected].

For conference information, including the Official Schedule, to become an exhibitor, or register as a delegate, visit www.sportaccordconvention.com.

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