Another global victory for BESarawak
Among tough competition, Sarawak has won hosting rights for the 2023 Asian Association for Sport Management Conference (AASM 2023); it will be the first East Malaysian destination to host the conference.
AASM 2023 is organised and hosted by the Asian Association for Sport Management (AASM), Curtin University Miri and Sport Management & Administration Association Malaysia (SMAS), with SMAS as the local host. Meanwhile, the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Entrepreneur Development Sarawak (MYSED) will be the destination host and provide the necessary support and resources for the long-term development of the sports communities.
“Sustainability is one of the three aspirational pillars of the Post COVID-19 Development Strategy, and one of our objectives in the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Entrepreneur Development is to develop a more balanced sports policy for youths and other categories of the sports communities,” said Dato Sri Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah, minister of youth, sports and entrepreneur development. “This sustainability-driven approach towards sports development will definitely benefit our industry in the long run; therefore, we are well on our way to future-proofing the sports industry and communities.”
The conference will take place at Imperial Hotel Kuching from 19-20 August and will be a significant point for local, national and international sports stakeholders, sports students, academics and industry employees to explore potential research collaborations, internship placements and data management opportunities.
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