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  • In The News

    The outcome of Sunday's General Meeting in Lausanne has made headlines ever since. National Member Bodies comment on the many decisions taken by the delegates, specialist sports media focus on the reshuffle at the top ...

    21/06/2018 read more ...
  • Change At The Top

    After serving two years, WDSF President Lukas Hinder resigns to bring the constituent parties closer together in how they interpret dance as sport. After a tranisitionary period, First Vice-President Shawn Tay will succeed him.

    18/06/2018 read more ...
  • On The Olympic Channel

    IOC President Thomas Bach made reference to the Memorandum of Understanding signed between WDSF and the Olympic Channel just hours prior to "We dance TOGETHER," the DanceSport documentary, premiering there.

    17/06/2018 read more ...
  • At The End of Day One

    A gala dinner brought the first day of the 2018 General Meeting in Lausanne to a conclusion. In a short speech and pre-dinner toast, WDSF President Lukas Hinder took a brief look at a day he considered to be truly remarkable.

    17/06/2018 read more ...
  • The President's Hour

    The nearly 200 delegates and observers to the 2018 General Meeting who had gathered at the auditorium of the Lausanne Olympic Museum were able to listen to a highly inspirational speech by the IOC President Dr Thomas Bach.

    16/06/2018 read more ...
  • Do Your Dance

    The delegates to the 2018 General Meeting in Lausanne, SUI, will get to watch parts of the "We dance TOGETHER" documentary as interludes during tomorrow's Gala Dinner Dinner at the Royal Savoy Hotel. You can watch too!

    15/06/2018 read more ...
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2018 AGM E-Book | Download | Read 12/06/2018

2018 AGM Lausanne The upcoming General Meeting (AGM) of the World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) will bring delegates from many countries to this year's venue in the Olympic Capital Lausanne, SUI. How many, you are asking? For reference: 53 National Members Bodies were present in Singapore for the 2017 AGM. Add to this six more countries represented by proxies and you end up with a solid international representation. Very likely, an unprecedented number of countries giving their proxy votes to the delegates physically present in Lausanne will increase the internationality further.

It will be a watershed meeting whatever the outcome of a record (at least it feels that way) number of motions brought forward by the Presidium and by the NMBs. It is a good thing that virtually everything which is being decided on is very thoroughly described in the countless reports (probably another record) as well as in the motions. Most likely, the quantity of reading required to prepare is such that it can hardly be handled by anyone who still needs to work to make his or her living.

We invite you to download the E-Book for the 2018 AGM | 05.06.2018

President Hinder added his annual report only today. President's Report to the 2018 AGM