The Sport & Society Research Network is thankful for the contributions and support of the following organizations.

Ryerson University -RTA Sport Media

2019 Conference Partner

The world of sport media—including game coverage, feature productions, information and news programming and sports marketing—has become more sophisticated and more vast than ever before. Whether on television, radio, mobile devices, live venues or websites, sport media professionals must excel in managing and presenting sports entertainment in exciting and engaging ways. Students in the RTA School of Media’s Sport Media program—the first of its kind in North America—will learn about the creative, production, marketing and business side of professional sports. They will gain the skills to succeed at sport media production and business while having a strong education that includes a solid foundation in critical theory and liberal studies and experience with cutting edge technology and access to elite internships . Graduates with this specialized skill set will be well positioned to score big in the dynamic world of sport media.

Florida International University

2018 Conference Partner

As Miami's first and only public research university, offering bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees, FIU is worlds ahead in its service to the academic and local community.

Designated as a top-tier research institution, FIU emphasizes research as a major component in the university's mission. The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine and the School of Computing and Information Sciences' Discovery Lab, are just two of many colleges, schools, and centers that actively enhance the university’s ability to set new standards through research initiatives.

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