Assistant Professor of Sports Management. Visiting Professor RIOU
Teaches: sports tourism.
Areas of Expertise: event and tourism management, business of events management.
- Dr. Robert Kaspar currently serves as a special events coordinator with the organising committee of world´s largest sport and humanitarian event, the Special Olympics World Winter Games 2017 was staged in Austria. Since 1994 Dr. Kaspar has served in a number of mega event companies, ranging from an International Garden Exposition, the European Capital of Culture Graz 2003 to the FIS Ski World Championships in Ramsau 1999 and St. Anton 2001.
- He acted as CEO for the Salzburg 2010 Olympic Winter Games bidding committee.
-Dr. Kaspar has published a textbook on "The Business of Events Management".
-He is an international professor with the Russian International Olympic University in Sochi, where his focus is on sports tourism. He lectures at the SKEMA Business School in Sofia Antipolis in France and at various Austrian universities on sports and events management.