Pencil in the dates now, as #SAC2018 is going to be one not to miss! We are delighted to confirm that Bangkok, Thailand will be our host city for the 16th edition of SportAccord Convention from the 15th-20th of April at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre. Add the dates directly to your calendar here.

#SAC2018's Conference Programme theme will focus on Marketing & Sponsorship with world-class speakers and subject matter experts already being lined up. The Plenary Conference will look at how to tap into the spirit of the sport by marketers who are sponsoring to leverage the enthusiasm and loyalty of sports fans, and transfer the fan’s passion to the brand as well as meet international sports federations expectations.

While attending the Convention, take the opportunity to combine a busy schedule with all that Bangkok and Thailand has to offer for you and your family. 

#SAC2018 will be an enjoyable experience for everyone. Whether it's culinary masterclassescultural toursMuaythai lessons, Kidz Club or a nice relaxing day at the spa; Bangkok has everything you need. 


Here are a few extra reasons why you and your family should Save-the-Date and make Thailand your family destination in 2018. 

  • 'Songkran', Thai New Year: Takes place from 13-15 April - Make sure to pack a bathing suit!
  • Markets of every kindOr Tor Kor (#4 World Rank), Chatuchak (biggest in southeast Asia)
  • Shopper's Paradise: The Siam Paragon - Shop until you drop in this massive luxury mall
  • Take-off and explore: Once #SAC2018 finishes take a quick flight and go north to explore Chang Mai's temples or head south to the beautiful beaches of Thailand