It’s been almost a year since we launched our initiative with a quite ambitious goal, namely generating new ideas for European Basketball that are based on scientific, objective and fact-based methods while, at the same time, represent practical solutions that can be applied in the “real” world of European Basketball.
We are very glad to share with you today that it’s been a pretty successful start and very productive eleven months, both in terms of generating several interesting, detailed and insightful analysis reports about the current issues and challenges as well as building up and expanding our network in European Basketball. We prepared a total of twelve reports and studies which we have shared with key stakeholders, predominantly league organizations and federations. The feedback and the initial reactions we’ve obtained so far have been very positive and encouraging. The initial focus has been on three key areas, (i) Governance, (ii) Financial Stability / Club Licensing and (iii) Youth Development programs. Read more