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Soccerex has confirmed that its 2013 African Forum will be held from Oct. 1-2, in Durban South Africa.

The event is expected to bring together over 1,000 football decision makers focusing on the growth and development of African Football.

The President of the Ghana Football Association, and CAF executive board member, Kwesi Nyantakyi will speak at the event. Mr. Nyantakyi also guided the Ghananian U-20 side to victory at the 2009 U-20 World Cup.

Information about the African Forum will be updated here.

Soccerex’s Global Convention is slated for Nov. 23-27 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The convention will feature over 4,500 of football’s most senior decision-makers and “will be the culmination of four years of business development ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games”.

To register for Soccerex’s Global Convention click here, or call +44 (0)208 987 5522 for more information.

ICSS Securing Sport

The 2014 ICSS Securing Sport Conference will be held from April 6-8 in Doha, Qatar.

“I am delighted that the fourth edition of Securing Sport will take place in Doha and I look forward to welcoming the world’s leading experts in sport, security and integrity to Doha once again,” said Mohammed Hanzab, president of the ICSS.

“Securing Sport 2013 was an unprecedented success around the world and with many major sporting events taking place next year, Securing Sport 2014 will be a unique forum for leading international bodies, organisations and businesses to share knowledge and best practice and to discuss current themes on the sport security and integrity agenda.

“It will be a must attend event for anyone who is truly passionate about sport.”

As details are announced, they will be posted here.

City Events

Dates and theme for the 2013 City Events Conference are announced. Sessions will run November 13-15 in Lausanne. The theme of the conference is “Sporting Events in the Near Future.”

The organizers for the event this year include GL Events Group and FISU.

Confirmed attendees include organizing committees, representatives from sports leagues, and city representatives.

City Events confirmed 14 case studies, as well as 9 sessions for the conference.

Click here for registration information. World Football INSIDER subscribers will receive a special, discounted rate of €583 for the conference.

Compiled by Aaron Bauer

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