SportAccord Convention 2018 was held in Bangkok during the week from 15th to 20th April. WAKO participated and at its stand welcomed Peace and Sport organization’s representatives, as Iris Vlachoutsicos , and Pascal Gentil , a French Taekwondo athlete. By the way, it is always a good time to raise #WhiteCard !
Many important meetings and agreements were made during the Convention.
WAKO President and Vice President Roy Baker had a meeting with representative with newly formed MuayThai and Kickboxing federation in Dubai.
Roy Baker met IOC lawyer Mr. Francois Carrard that was a guest speaker at GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations), and exchanged many relevant informations.
As WAKO became a new member of FISU, WAKO delegates took the opportunity to visit FISU – International University Sport at the stand during #SAC2018 Global Association of International Sports Federations and talked about being included into the University Games with Mr. Paulo Ferreira.
Before GAISF General Assembly, WAKO delegates had a fantastic opportunity to meet Secretary General of the International Wushu Federation – IWUF Mr. Zhang Qiuping.
See the gallery below to get a taste of the wonderful vibe you could feel at the SportAccord Convention 2018.