Expert advice in big demand

The 25th IAKS congress has recorded a good level of registrations from home and abroad. In big demand are the 4-day tickets that entitle holders to attend all ten sessions and four workshops.

Participants from the ranks of facility operators include Danmarks Idrætsforbund, Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg, GL events Services, Harboøre Centeret, Landeshauptstadt Stuttgart, Mayor's Office, Montafon Nordic Sportzentrum GmbH, Muskelsvindfonden, Olympiastadion Berlin GmbH, Repsol Sport Centre, Reykjavik Sports Union, Senatsverwaltung für Inneres und Sport IV, Service de l'éducation physique et du sport, skate-aid support GmbH, Sport England, Sportamt Basel-Stadt, Sportamt St. Gallen, Stadt Lippstadt, Stadt Oldenburg, Stadt Uster, Stadt Zürich as well as Whitewater Parks International.

Numerous firms of architects will also be taiking part, e.g. 3P arkitektur AB, 4a Architekten GmbH, A24 Landschaft, AART architects, AECOM, AME Consulting Group Ltd., Architecture 49 Inc., Arup, Arup Associates, AS+P, Associated Architects, Auer+Weber+Assoziierte, Aura Holohan Group, Bayer Partner AG Architekten, CannonDesign, Carve, David Morley Architects, Dialog, Dipl. Ing. Architekt AKB, Dr. Ing. Fischer Consult GmbH, FaulknerBrowns, HCMA Architecture + Design, HDR | CEI Architecture, JAJA Architects, Jorge Ehlers & Ascociados Ltda., Keingart, MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects, maier landschaftsarchitektur, MAJ Architekten AG, mitiska wäger architekten zt oeg, Müller Wildbolz Partner, NIS Architects, Oficina AO/SC Ltda, Pannhausen Architektur, Populous, PT. Unitri Cipta, scob arquitectura i paisatge, Smart Connection Consultancy, Sportbau Architektur + Ingenieurtechnik, Studio Zoppini Associati, V5 architects, Vigliecca & Associados as well as Vision+.

From organisations and academia, registrations have been received from, among others, Association of Global Event Suppliers, Beratungsstelle für Unfallverhütung bfu, Consejo Superior de Deportes, Institut Barcelona Esports, International Association of Venue Managers, International Coliseums Company, Inc, International Olympic Committee, Japanese Institute for Sport and Culture, Lokale- & Anlaegsfonden,  ÖISS, Sheffield Hallam University, Sports Confederation of Denmark, Sveriges Kommuner och Landsting SKL, Sveriges Riksidrottsförbund, Tsinghua University, TU Braunschweig, Universitäts- und Landessportzentrum Salzburg and University of Latvia.

The internationality of those attending runs from Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Denmark, France, Germany, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Netherlands, People's Republic of China, Poland, Réunion, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and United Kingdom to the United States of America.