23.February 2016 | IAKS

Film on 50 years of sports facility development in four languages

What were the goals pursued by the eighteen sports facility experts who met to found the IAKS on 28 May 1968? How did the IAKS evolve from


30.November 2015 | IAKS

President Dr Stefan Kannewischer explains the future orientation of the IAKS

For the future of the IAKS, we on the Executive Board have undertaken not only to strengthen relations with our central cooperation partners – Koelnmesse, IOC and IPC – but also, particularly, to pursue further internationalisation and to strengthen the sections.


18.November 2015 | IAKS

Festive ceremony to celebrate the 50 years of the IAKS on Oct 27, 2015

“Internationality. Tradition. Future Trends.” Was the motto to celebrate the 50 years of the IAKS.


04.November 2015 | IAKS

IAKS Hall of Fame celebrates 13 personalities

A total of 12 individuals and Koelnmesse as an organisation have been inducted into the IAKS Hall of Fame.


12.August 2015 | IAKS

Klaus Meinel new IAKS Secretary General

Effective from 1st August 2015, long-time IAKS Managing Director Klaus Meinel (46) has been appointed as new IAKS Secretary General.