Menu

News

Symbolic stadiums and pandemic power plays

Symbolic stadiums and pandemic power plays

The recent announcement of an enormous football stadium commencing construction in one of China’s biggest cities is a signal to the world that the country is on the road back to normal, Simon Chadwick

2020-05-22
How will sport look in 2020 and beyond?

How will sport look in 2020 and beyond?

Although some European sport is back on television, with the return of German football the most notable, there are serious questions over whether the sporting economy can continue in 2020 as it did pr

2020-05-22
emlyon business school Asia New Year Speech 2020

emlyon business school Asia New Year Speech 2020

Dear faculty, students, alumni and partners,On the occasion of Chinese Spring Festival, I would like to extend, on behalf of emlyon business school Asia, our heartfelt thanks to all of you, for your t

2020-01-25
Global Football Industry | Football and Branding in the Digital Age

Global Football Industry | Football and Branding in the Digital Age

​In September, the 5th Frankfurt Football Summit took place in Germany.

2019-09-19
Makers Talk | What Must China Do to Become a Leading FIFA Nation

Makers Talk | What Must China Do to Become a Leading FIFA Nation

June 18, 2019, Shanghai — The Centre for the Eurasian Sport Industry (CESI) of emlyon business school organized a successful Makers Talk cum book launch, introducing a new book titled “Routledge Handb

2019-06-21
emlyon business school Eurasian Sport Industry Development Forum and Launch Ceremony of the Centre for the Eurasian Sport Industry Held Successfully in Beijing

emlyon business school Eurasian Sport Industry Development Forum and Launch Ceremony of the Centre for the Eurasian Sport Industry Held Successfully in Beijing

​On April 29, 2019, emlyon business school Eurasian Sport Industry Development Forum and Launch Ceremony of the Centre for the Eurasian Sport Industry (CESI) was held successfully in China National Co

2019-04-30
​First Innovate Sports, Then Society

​First Innovate Sports, Then Society

Sports is about individual achievement but also about belonging. This duality may explain why sports as an industry is thriving. Where else can you explore the limits of yourself while bonding with te

2019-04-02
Chinese Esports: Heading Towards a Flourishing Future

Chinese Esports: Heading Towards a Flourishing Future

​The past year saw many successes for Chinese esports. To name a few, IG (Invictus Gaming) claimed first League of Legend World Championship for the Chinese mainland; Mainland China and Hong Kong took

2019-03-18
Eurasia – A Pervasive Influence on the World of Sport

Eurasia – A Pervasive Influence on the World of Sport

The Eurasian landmass stretches from Japan and the Philippines, though China and across to France then beyond, as far as Iceland. It covers approximately 55 million square kilometres, almost 40% of th

2019-02-01
Wu Lei Transfer to LaLiga’s Espanyol Delivers Immediate Impact Online

Wu Lei Transfer to LaLiga’s Espanyol Delivers Immediate Impact Online

​Off the back of Wu Lei’s transfer from Shanghai SIPG to Espanyol, we examined the positive effects and potential pitfalls Wu Lei’s transfer to Espanyol could have on his new club, LaLiga, broadcaster

2019-01-31