Kitching Sports chairs panel at ‘Sport and Future Conference 2018’


James Kitching chaired a panel on “Improving Sports Governance” at the ‘Sport and Future Conference 2018’ held in Moscow, Russia, on the sideline of the FIFA World Cup.

The panel featured:

  • Pierre Cornu, CIES President and Court of Appeals Judge in Neuchâtel, Switzerland;
  • Nodar Akhalkatsi, Director of Executive Office General Secretary at FIFA;
  • Angelo Rigopoulos, Head of National Associations Governance at UEFA; and
  • Andrey Vlasov, Deputy Technical Director at the Football Union of Russia.

The conference was featured in several online news articles and highlighted on many prominent social media channels.