ThinkSport is the first network who brings together all the variety of expertise and excellence in the sports sector present in Lausanne, in the canton of Vaud, in Switzerland and beyond. ThinkSport is a unique B2B network based in Lausanne that brings together the different sectors of sport: international sports organizations, university institutes and companies. Its goal is to facilitate new partnerships, knowledge sharing, creative thinking and innovative projects and, in so doing, to advance sport and physical activity.
The name of ThinkSport aligns with “think-tank” and reflects the spirit of this network, emphasizing that “sport” is the cornerstone of collaboration – the link that unites all different sectors.
Participate in the development of sport and physical activity by promoting new partnerships, innovative projects, facilitating the sharing of knowledge, and stimulating creative thinking in Switzerland and around the world.
Meet the needs of international sports organisations, academic institutions and private companies based in Lausanne and the canton of Vaud – the epicentre of ThinkSport’s activities – and in Switzerland, and thereby help them achieve their respective objectives. We also encourage other socio-economic stakeholders, Swiss and foreign, to join this unique centre of competences, the “ecosystem of sport”.
Contribute to the international influence and economic development of the city of Lausanne, the canton of Vaud and Switzerland by offering a centre of expertise and innovation in the field of sport and physical activity.
- Innovate: be a catalyst for ideas and potential partnerships within the sport ecosystem
- Share: facilitate the transfer of knowledge and the sharing of expertise across the different sectors
- Unite: adopt a global approach within the ecosystem
- Inspire: stimulate creativity, “out of the box” reflections