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be part of a prestigious community of sports cities and partners sharing common ambitions

shaping cities through sport together

You believe that sport can shape the city of the future? Then the smartcities & sport network is the right place for you!

Whether you are a sports city, an established network of cities, a knowledge platform, a company interested in supporting a growing network, you can join the smartcities & sport network as a member or partner. We will be happy to discuss this with you and guide you through the different steps to be part of the movement.

Welcome to the smartcities & sport network!

become a member

Interested in joining the smartcities & sport, as a city organisationBecome one of our members today and embrace innovative solutions to help your city thrive, using sport as a tool to achieve your city’s economic, social, environmental and promotional goals. 

There are many advantages to becoming a member of the smartcities & sport network. Take a look at the benefits and join us!

The membership period follows the calendar year and is valid for the calendar year until December 2022. Sign up today and enjoy all the benefits now! This includes a discounted special price for this year’s smartcities & sport summit registration fee.

discount for the summit 50%

discount on your registration fee for the smartcities & sport summit, our flagship event. For an additional delegate from your city, a discounted rate is also available.

online access for the summit

Receive 3 online access passes which will allow you to follow the online sessions during the smartcities & sport summit and to get in touch with other participants.

invitation to exclusive events

Free access to exclusive workshops at the Sport Accord Convention and other major international sporting events.

free resources

Free access to the smartcities & sport summit content, including the presentations by experts and the post-summit report.

connections with the IFs

Facilitated access to a network of International Sport Federations.

worldwide visibility

Worldwide visibility through our communication channels, with your logo featured on the smartcities & sport website and priority inclusion in our publications; newsletters and reports.

international recognition

Use of membership status in your own communication channels.

easy admin

Automatic renewal – unless you cancel your membership one month in advance, you simply remain a member for the following year. No extra admin work!

be part of the movement!

become a member of the smartcities & sport’s network and use this platform as a way to shape the future of your city!

become a partner

Being a partner of the smartcities & sport network means taking part in building the cities of tomorrow through sport. Whether you are an international sports federations, a non-profit organisation, or a city network, there are at least three good reasons to become a partner !

Enhance your image as a supporter of the development of cities through sport

smartcities & sport addresses the most pressing issues facing cities. Be part of a movement that positively contributes to the growth and development of cities worldwide through sport.

Expand your network of cities and international federations

Make new connections with more than 500 active sport cities in our network as well as with leaders in the sport movement from 20+ international sports federations.  

Learn and share your knowledge with opening doors

With over 200+ insightful articles and video content, smartcities & sport aims to provide cities with new ideas for using sport as a development platform. Join the network and share your expertise with the world

smartcities & sport now extends its partner portfolio to companies!

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities and in contributing to the growth of a vibrant network of sport cities, then you have come to the right place!