Launch of the Official Website Online for Gwangju

Gwangju – Korea, Sept 22, 2013: ONLINE, The 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade Organizing Committee (GUOC 2015) has announced the launch of a new website for the 2014 Gwangju FISU Forum. This new website contains information pertinent to all those attending and includes updates on the theme of the Forum, visa requirements, transportation, deadline for entry fee and form, accommodation and forum venue, the forum programme and much more.

All 167 FISU Family member associations, as well as anyone interested in participating at the 2014 Gwangju FISU Forum can access this website and find relevant information at the following URL:

The 12th FISU Forum will be held in Gwangju, Korea, from 17 to 22 March, 2014.

The main theme of the forum and the four sub-themes listed below will provide the grounds for thought-provoking discussions leading to the enhancement of the status and development of university sports.


EMBLEM: The official emblem of the 2014 FISU Forum symbolizes the five continents with two cupped hands based on the U-shape of the FISU logo. It also represents world unity and co-operation in harmony, irrespective of nationality and gender, just like the spirit of the Universiade.

Main Theme

“University Sport: a Networking Platform to Advance the Technical, Social and Cultural Skills of Young Leaders”


“Ethics: Individual Social Responsibility and/vs University Sport Responsibility”

“Social Media in University Sport: New Challenges”

“University Sport: a Fair Culture for Sustainable Development”

“Leadership in Large Scale University Sports Events”. —- FISU/Source: GUOC 2015

Print Friendly, PDF & Email