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Idan (Danish Institute for Sports Studies)

The Danish Institute for Sports Studies is a public, independent research centre. 

The objectives of the Danish Institute for Sports Studies are: -to establish a general overview of and insight into academic and other forms of research within the field of sports nationally as well as internationally -to analyse the implications and perspectives of policy initiatives within the field of sport – to initiate public debate on key issues in Danish and international sports politics – to establish a general overview of and insight into academic and other forms of research within the field of sports nationally as well as internationally. 

The Danish Institute for Sports Studies collects a wide range of data into trends and developments in the sports sector, eg data on sports particiåpation, sorts facilities, volunteering, sports related employment and education etc. In recent years the institute has been focusing on sports entrepreneurship and sports innovation as a major trend. The institute runs major conferences, one of them is the Idan Sports Innovation Day focussing on sport tech, sports innvoation and start ups.