EPSI is a membership-based networking organisation within Europe that focuses on innovation in the areas of physical activity related to sport, leisure and health. EPSI strives for a more innovation-friendly environment for the EU sports industry, in order to stimulate technological innovation and to set up businesses with a focus on innovative technology
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Are you interested in discovering the EPSI Platform? Read more about us and discover the most frequent asked questions about the European Platform for Sport Innovation.
EPSI has developed the so-called Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SRIA) for the period 2016-2021, as a result of a strong cooperation and thorough consultation amongst its members.
EPSI provides several advantages to our Members. Discover our affiliated partners coming from all around Europe.
EPSI is partner of the European Week Of Sport, initiative of the European Commission to promote a healthy lifestyle.
EPSI LATEST NEWS
From 24th September to 1st October, EPSI will organise and manage a series of online events and webinars, aimed at create synergies and business at national and international level.
In a special statement, Executive Director Alberto Bichi underlines the efforts of the European Platform for Sport to promote sport in our Continent, in particular in this difficult period.
Next 29-30 September, EPSI and EPoSS are co-organising a special digital conference with a series of high-level pannellists. The second day will include a brokerage event.
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Two professor of Politecnico di Torino (EPSI Member) will speak about the current situation of the sport ecosystem.
Cancelled events, loss of revenues, limited physical activity: these the main issues to be faced by the sport sector due to COVID-19 outbreak.
The coronavirus outbreak cannot stop the sport spirit: the European Week Of Sport #BeActive motto merges with the necessity to stay at home.
Sport has been gaining prominence in recent years. Not only is sport being promoted as beneficial to both health and social relationships, its economic significance is also growing. Sport incorporates many industrial sectors and services and is a growing area for companies of all sizes. A 2012 study calculated that the direct effects of sport, combined with its multiplier effects, added up to 3% (294.36 billions of euros) of overall gross value added in the EU. As a relatively new sector, sport is generally regarded as being an early adopter of new ideas and innovations.