Prof. Uwe Freimuth is professor for Sport Management and leads the Master’s Programme International Sport & Event Management at University of Applied Sciences Europe in Berlin.

A former competitive decathlete who achieved many successes at the European and World Championships as well as the Olympics, he has been awarded a doctorate after studying at Deutsche Hochschule für Körperkultur und Sport in Leipzig. He was a trainer from 1988 to 2000.

After positions in Potsdam, Kuala Lumpur, Munich, Würzburg, and Hanoi, Uwe Freimuth founded his own software company in the soccer management sector, and lectured at Privatuniversität Seekirchen in Austria.

He specializes mainly in the theory and analysis of sports and project development in the sports sector.