POSTED: March 20th 2015

DB Schenker signs on as official SportAccord Convention partner for transportation and logistics

The event will take place in the former MPC/IBC for Sochi 2014 that is now the Sochi Expocentre / IPC
The event will take place in the former MPC/IBC for Sochi 2014 that is now the Sochi Expocentre / IPC

LAURA WALDEN / Sports Features Communications

(SFC) SportAccord Convention confirmed today that DB Schenker will be the official Transportation and Logistics Partner for this year's World Sport & Business Summit that is set to take place from 19-24 April 2015 in  Olympic Host  city Sochi, Russia at the the Sochi Expocentre.

"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," said Nis Hatt, Managing Director, SportAccord Convention. "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."

DB Schenker has a network of over 100 locations worldwide and has a long line of experience of providing logistics services for multi-international sports events.

"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," said Jochen Mueller, Member of the Board of Management, Schenker Deutschland AG. "We are excited to be on-board as SportAccord Convention takes on a further dimension and growth phase.

"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."

The SportAccord Convention World Sport & Business Summit will be a 6 day event featuring 3-day Conference, dynamic exhibition, LawAccord, City Forum, the SportAccord Convention Village and Sports Demo Zone, and will include the annual general meetings of governing bodies of world sport. It will also provide an opportunity to meet with business leaders across 25+ industry sectors.

Keywords · Olympics · SportAccord · Sochi 2014

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