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New smartkpis.com report ranks the Top Sport Event Organization KPIs of 2011-2012

Press Release   •   Jul 22, 2013 17:35 AEST

July 22, 2013, Melbourne, Australia – The KPI Institute, the global authority on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) research and education announces the launch of a new report in its 2011-2012 edition of its popular Top 25 series of reports. The series is based on research conducted through www.smartKPIs.com, which contains over 20,000 Key Performance Indicator examples, making it the world's largest source of thoroughly documented KPIs.

Sport event organization includes all the activities related to the event promotion, organization and management, as well as the facility management and informing. It includes the management off all sport activities and competitions from high profile major league and international competitions to local professionals and amateur events. KPIs are employed to reflect administrative aspects (security, costs), as well as participant-related aspects (diversity, attractiveness of the event).

The "Top 25 Sport Event Organisation KPIs of 2011-2012" report provides insights in the state of Sport Event Organisation KPIs performance measurement today by listing and analyzing the most visited KPIs out of the more than 60 KPIs in this category on smartKPIs.com, in 2011-2012. In addition to KPI names, the report contains a detailed description of each KPI, as documented in smartKPIs Premium.  

Sport Event Organization KPIs are reflective of Sport Event Organization functions, and are grouped into subcategories, such as Sport Event Participants, Sport Event Costs, Sport Event Revenues, Olympics, Sport Event Popularity and Competitions. From these subcategories, Sport Events Participants and Sport Events Costs were the most popular of Sport Event Organisation, in 2011.

One of the most important benefits that this report brings is the international perspective on the most popular KPIs for handling the Sport Event Organisation. Sport Event Organization KPIs provide quantifiable measurements of factors determined to be important for Sport Event Organisation strategy successful implementation. The skill in applying KPIs is in the selection of the optimum number and appropriateness of KPIs. The top 5 KPIs in this industry are:

1.  $ Sport event security cost

2.  $ Venues renovation cost

3.  # Olympic torchbearers

4.  $ Sport event operating costs

5.  # Event tickets available

By discussing the use of KPIs today, presenting the best practice in documenting them and listing the most popular KPIs of 2011, the "Top 25 Sport Event Organisation KPIs of 2011-2012" report is a valuable resource in promoting the informed use of KPIs or refreshing the existing performance measurement and management practice in any organization.

According to Aurel Brudan, The KPI Institute’s CEO, “The Top 25 Sport Event Organisation KPIs of 2011-2012 report is a synthesis of what smartKPIs.com is all about: it provides an overview of how Sport Event Organisation KPIs are used in practice today, by combining input from the online community with analysis and insights from our research team."


http://www.smartkpis.com is the leading online platform for performance management knowledge integration, hosting the largest database of thoroughly documented KPI examples available on the web today. It offers high quality resources and collaboration functionality for the community of members, assisting them in making smart decisions regarding their performance management initiatives. Registration is free and enables research, learning and interaction as part of a growing community of members from over 190 countries and territories.


The KPI Institute is a research, publishing and educational provider specialized in developing better practice in the use of KPIs. It developed the KPI Management Framework and runs five main research programs, dedicated to performance management, the Balanced Scorecard, KPIs, analytics and organizational strategy. Over the last 8 years, The Institute assisted over 5,000 organizations in finding solutions to their KPI needs.

Media contact

Cipriana Turcanu, The KPI Institute, Tel: +61 3 9670 2979, Email: cipriana.turcanu@smartKPIs.com