World Basketball Summit 2018, the first-ever individual sport summit held by its world's governing body which host by FIBA, Chinese Basketball Association, Shaanxi Sports Bureau, and Xi'an Municipal Government, organised by Shaanxi Basketball & Volleyball Sports Management Centre, Shaanxi Basketball Association, Xi'an Sports Bureau, and Beijing Chung Wai CI Sports Culture Co., Ltd, was held in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province on Oct. 3-4, 2018. With the vision of "Building the Future of Basketball Together", representatives and authoritative from the world's basketball industry were gathered in Xi'an to focus on the status quo, and planned and forecasted the future development of basketball, showing the world's top international basketball industry feast...
PATRICK BAUMANNSECRETARY GENERAL, FIBA & INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTE TOPIC : The development of basketball globally and the role played by National Federations and FIBA in achieving growth. Watch Video
PHILIPPE BLATTERPRESIDENT & CEO, INFRONT AND PRESIDENT & VICE CHAIRM TOPIC : The changes of the sports industry and basketball in China, and how to promote the development of the global basketball industry through the development of Chinese basketball. Watch Video
CAO WEIDONGCHAIRMAN, BEIJING SPORT UNIVERSITY TOPIC : Under China's Belt and Road Initiative, China offered opportunity for foreign collaboration to share Chinese growing domestic market as well as China participating in the international market. Watch Video
GONG LUMINGVICE-PRESIDENT OF CHINESE BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION, CHAIRMAN OF ANHUI WENYI BASKETBALL CLUB (NBL LEAGUE)
WANG XUANGENERAL DIRECTOR OF BASKETBALL ADMINISTRATION CENTER UNDER CHINESE SPORTS MINISTRY
WANG YIPARTY SECRETARY OF SHANDONG SPORTS UNIVERSITY AND PRESIDENT OF NATIONAL BASKETBALL COLLEGE
Xi'an, known as Changan and Ho Jing, is the core city of the Shaanxi provincial capital, the vice provincial level city, the Guanzhong Plain urban agglomeration, the Silk Road starting point City, the "one belt and one road" core area, an important central city in Western China, and an important national scientific research, education and industrial base. The World Historic City was established by UNESCO in 1981.