MALAYSIA will host the 43rd International Hockey Fed eration (FIH) Congress in Kuala Lumpur from Friday.
And Malaysian Hockey Confederation (MHC) president Tengku Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah will make a bid to become an Executive Board member.
Tengku Abdullah had sent in his nominations earlier, and reiterated his wish to stand as a candidate during the recent Razak Cup in Kuantan.
Right now, there are only two representatives from Asia on the Executive Board and they are Asian Hockey Federation president Sultan Azlan Shah and Pakistan’s Qasim Zia.
There will also be a seminar where participants will discuss about the recently launched World League and its impact to the global growth of the sport.
Participants will also get a chance to understand:
• What stakeholders look for in hosting sports events and how they can benefit.
• How to use partners to leverage and influence local stakeholders.
• Case study of tangible benefits from recent FIH events.