Contact: emilio.fernandez@uab.cat

Office: I0-402


Professor and Director of the Centre d’Estudis Olimpics i de l’Esport of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.

Has an honors doctorate from the Universidad del País Vasco (2001).

At the same time, directs the MOOC course of Olympic Games and the Media, which has had in their first and second edition more than 10.000 students enrolled from 141 countries. Has been consultor of the design and concept of the permanent exhibition on television of the new Museo Olympico 2020 of the Comité Olímpico Internacional and social network consultant of the same organization.

Is the author or editor of more than 45 academic and scientific publications about new media and Olympics, sports TV rights, history, management and regulation of Pay TV, among other issues.

Has been a lecturer or visiting professor at several universities in USA, China, Qatar, Brazil, Greece, Russia and South Korea.


Emilio Fernández Peña