The International Floorball Federation (IFF) in cooperation with the City of Lahti organises a sustainability seminar in conjunction with the Women’s U19 World Floorball Championships 2024.

Come and hear the latest on environmental sustainability in sports events. The seminar is a part of the EU-funded GAMES project which aims to increase awareness and mitigation of climate change in sport.

When: 8th May 2024 / 12:00-16:00 (EET)

Where: Lahti Fair Centre, conference room 1, Salpausselänkatu 7, 15110 Lahti


  • What can sports do for environmental sustainability? What is floorball doing today? (Tero Kalsta / IFF)
  • Sustainability in host city Lahti (Elina Ojala / City of Lahti)
  • Situation in Finnish Floorball (Pekka Ilmivalta / Finnish Floorball Federation)
  • Sustainability and sponsorships (TBA)
  • GAMES project: overview and key findings (Tiberio Daddi, Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies)
  • Q/A session
  • Post-seminar networking

The Finnish Floorball Federation offers all seminar participants the possibility to attend the opening match of the Finnish women’s U19 national team against Poland (including pre-match insight brief by team staff). The match starts at 19:00 and is played in the Lahti Fair Centre.

Register for the seminar here.



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