SCULT Fest 2018

NOVEMBER 30th, 2018


Venue: Tallinn University

Narva rd. 29 (ASTRA), 10120 Tallinn, ESTONIA 

SCULT FEST 2018 "Edukate Spordisündmuste Tulevik" eestikeelse KAVA leiad siit!

SCULT Fest 2018 is one day inspiration event targeted to sport events' organisers, people associated with sport clubs, policymakers in the filed of sport and healthy lifestyle, and all other curious sport lovers. 

The day culminates with the SCULT Awards Ceremony 2018, celebrating the most outstanding efforts by sport volunteers, brands and organisations globally.

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In previous years, SCULT Fest has brought together international keynote speakers related to sports across the globe – for example Linda Moir from London 2012 Olympic Games & Virgin Atlantic (2016), and Mel Young, the President of the Homeless World Cup in Football (2017), Volunteers Managers Jenni Siren and Heidi Freundlich from FIS Nordic World Championships from Lahti (2017).

SCULT Fest & SCULT Awards are part of the internationalization process of the World Sport Volunteers Movement, supported partly  by the Erasmus+ Sport Program and the Estonian National Foundation of Civil Society.

Registration link is below. Entrance passes support the activities, impact and long term-sustainability of the World Sport Volunteers Movement. Thank you! 

Working language: English

SCULT Fest & Awards 2018 has also two side events (in Estonian):  


Anita Gerhardter

CEO, Wings for Life Spinal Cord Research Foundation.

Wings for Life Run

Wings for Life World Run. May 6, 2018. To find a treatment for spinal cord injuries and paraplegia.

Gema Hassen-Bey

Five times Paralympic Athlete, Communicator and Social Entrepreneur.

Mount Kilimanjaro

Climbing Kilimanjaro: If you can't stop thinking about it, don't stop working for it!

Yvonne Kirnbauer

Chief of Administration, Fis Nordic World Ski Championships 2019.

Seefeld 2019

Fis Nordic World Ski Championships 2019. Austria, Seefeld in Tirol.

Jacob Schouenborg

CEO, International Sport and Culture Association ISCA. Founder of Now We Move & Move Week.


International Sport and Culture Association, The Organiser of Now We Move Campaigns.

Kadi Kenk

Partnership Manager, World Cleanup Day 2018 & Let's Do It World.

World Cleanup Day 2018

World's biggest civic action in history on 15th September 2018.

Ain-Alar Juhanson

Race Director, IRONMAN Tallinn. Former Elite Triathlete.


One of the two capital city IRONMAN full distance triathlon races in Europe

Ott Pärna

CEO, World Sport Volunteers Movement SCULT. Triathlete and Alpine Skier. Economist.

World Sport Volunteers Movement SCULT

Empowering Society by Connecting Volunteers and Sport Events, Locally and Internationally.

Indrek Kelk

CEO, Club Tartu Marathon. Tartu Grand Prix.

Club Tartu Marathon

Organiser of some of the Europe's biggest marathons, including in Nordic skiing, mountain bike and inline skating.

A surprise speaker

This legendary Winter Athlete is brought to you by the International Ski Federation FIS

FIS Cross Country

FIS Cross Country World Cup & Tour de Ski.

Karel Kulbin

Lecturer of Recreation Management, School of Natural Sciences and Health, Tallinn University

Tallinn University

School of Natural Sciences and Health

Halina Mugame

Experience Designer, VIVITA. UX and Digital Product Design BA Program Lead, Estonian Academy of Arts. MA Studies, Hyper Island.


Tokyo-based startup building a Seed Accelerator for kids and designing physical space to fuel kids’ curiosity.

Jüri Muttika

Host of the SCULT Awards Gala. Reporter, Prime-Time TV Show Ringvaade.

Lisett Liiv

Host of the SCULT Awards Gala. Student & Musician, Youth of the Year 2016.

SCULT Awards Gala 2018

Celebrating the best and most active sport volunteers, brands and organisations globally.


09:15 - 10:00
Morning Coffee & Registration
Astra Building / Researchers' Forum
10:00 - 10:15
Opening words: Innovation & sustainability in the sport sphere & volunteering
Ott Pärna / Astra Building Maximus A002
10:15 - 10:45
Wings for Life World Run & RedBull: How to unite good deed and business
Anita Gerhardter / Astra Building Maximus A002
10:45 - 11:15
Learning from Let's Do It World & World Cleanup Day 2018: How to create successful civic actions & sustainable public events
Kadi Kenk / Astra Building Maximus A002
11:15 - 11:45
Refreshment Break
Astra Building / Researchers' Forum
11:45 - 12:15
Story of a Legendary Winter Athlete
A Surprise Speaker by FIS / Astra Building Maximus A002
12:15 - 12:45
Insights from the Now We Move Campaigns: Key success factors of sports for all campaigns
Jacob Schouenborg / Astra Building Maximus A002
12:45 - 13:15
Seefeld 2019: Creating successful and long-lasting partnerships & events
Yvonne Kirnbauer / Astra Building Maximus A002
13:15 - 14:15
Lunch (at your own cost)
In one of the many cafeterias in and around Tallinn University
14:15 - 14:45
Journey to the top of life, of the Paralympic Games and of Kilimanjaro Volcano
Gema Hassen-Bey / Astra Building Maximus A002
14:45 - 15:15
Interactive discussion with the audience: Making sports events great (again)
Ain-Alar Juhanson, Indrek Kelk, Yvonne Kirnbauer, Jacob Schouenborg, Karel Kulbin / Astra Building Maximus A002
15:15 - 16:00
Sport friends blind date
Astra Building / Researchers' Forum
16:00 - 17:00
SCULT World Sport Volunteers Awards Gala 2018
Astra Building Maximus A002
17:00 - 18:00
SCULT Mega Cake & Reception
Astra Building / Researchers' Forum
20:00 - 00:00
After Party: Chicago 1933
Aia street 3, Tallinn

Where exactly?

Event location

Narva mnt 29, 10120, Tallinn, Estonia

+372 5665 5455


Don't forget to invite your friends