Leadership is about being brave, innovating and not fearing failure but learning from it. Our purpose is to support, educate and innovate around the role of Sporting Director in all sports worldwide. We aspire to develop people by opening minds and providing a community that thrives to understand, develop and pioneer
As an ISD member you are at the forefront of developments within Sport Leadership, research, policy and practice. As part of the Manchester Metropolitan University, the ISD invests its income in developing its members, through research, education and networking. If you are serious about being a Sporting Director and the future of the role then we are serious about you. We will give you the information and support you need, raise the profile of your work and influence policy makers to help you make sport business leadership better.
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Bringing together like minded visionaries, innovators and leaders.Learn more
From a CPD perspective the institute will continue to innovate with professional development like The Master of Sport Directorship course We are looking to work with MMU to build a global centre of sport management and leadership excellenceLearn more
Levels to suit your stage and interest Affiliate Member, Associate Member, Member, Fellow, Senior FellowLearn more