Ban Ki-moon speaks of the crucial role of sports in reaching peace at the SportAccord Summit

SportAccord Summit will be an important stage to share the knowledge and information on the topic of ‘The Future of Big Data and Analytics‘,”
said Co-chair Ban Ki-moon, who also serves as Honorary President of 2019 Chungju World Martial Arts Masterships and Chairperson of International Olympic Committee (IOC) Ethics Commission. Ban stressed that sports has such a transformative power and plays a crucial role in conflict resolution and mediation.
Ban delivered the welcome remark at the SportAccord Summit Conference hosted in Queensland where the 17th edition of the World Sport & Business Summit is taking place from May 5th to 10th. He also spoke at the United Through Youth Opening Conference on May 7th and encouraged youth athletes, pointing out their important role in promoting harmony and peace in the international community.