Our Mission

Deliver higher education, research and expertise to the world of sport.

Marely Flores – AISTS Alumni at the 2018 FIFA World Cup
06/13/2018 - 15:00

The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off on Thursday in Moscow and runs through until the 15th of July. We will be catching up with our Alumni who are working at the World Cup over the next month. First off is Marely Flores, class of 2008. Find out what job she is tackling in Russia here.

Balancing life with Andrei Krasilnikau - MAS 2018 Participant & Pro Cyclist
Thu, 06/07/2018 - 14:15

Two-time national road champion from Belarus Andrei Krasilnikau is currently studying in the MAS 2018 edition. He has been balancing his professional cycling career with his studies this year and recently took part in the Tour of California. We caught up with Andrei recently and asked how he has managed these two lives this year.

Save the Date: AISTS Annual Client Team Projects Open for Registration
Fri, 06/01/2018 - 11:15

Join us at the Maison du Sport in Lausanne on the 27th and 28th of June as the class of 2018 present their Client Team Projects. Registration is now open!

ACCELERATE “Connecting Sport and Innovation” continues to create synergies
Mon, 05/21/2018 - 16:00

The third ACCELERATE workshop concluded last week at the SwissTech Convention Centre, Lausanne, bringing together once again start up’s, various delegates from International Federations and experts from the field of sports. Read the summary of the workshop here.

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The 3 pillars of AISTS


As an academy, AISTS’ mission is to provide high quality education and prepare specialists to satisfy the needs and expectations of the sports industry. To do so, AISTS blends scientific knowledge with real world understanding giving participants in AISTS advanced educational programmes the tools for Mastering Sport.


Applied Research

In a unique position to bring together scientists and researchers from esteemed universities with athletes, International Sports Federations (IFs), and sports companies, AISTS facilitates the development of knowledge and its application to sport in mandated research projects, cooperative initiatives, and consulting projects.

Applied Research


AISTS has close partnerships with many sports organisations and sports related companies and institutions in the fields of applied research, education, training, knowledge transfer and consulting. AISTS distinguishes three types of partnerships: AISTS Founding Members, AISTS Development Partners, AISTS Academic Relations.


AISTS Founders