Andreas Selliaas

Sports commentator

Selliaas _portrait



Andreas Selliaas is a commentator on international sports politics for Eurosport Norway.

He also runs a blog on the same subject (in Norwegian)

2014-2015 Worked as commentator and journalist at the new sports newspaper

Until 2013 he worked as a Senior adviser in communications agency Nucleus.

Untill 2012 he was assigned as a special adviser in the Norwegian Olympic and Paralympic Committee.

Untill October 2008 he was a senior researcher at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) where he was in charge of the project "Sport and Reconciliation".

Selliaas also worked as Communication Adviser at Norsk Tipping

Andreas is widely published in areas of international security and the role of sports in international affairs. Prior to his role at the NUPI, Selliaas has worked at the Norwegian Defence Staff College, the University of Oslo and Vilnius, as well as the Norwegian Ministry of Finance. He is married and has two children.

Click here to visit Andreas Selliaas' blog 

Presentations at Play the Game conferences:

FIFA scandal: The failure of sports journalism - Play the Game 2015 (Pdf.)

The Geopolitics of the Olympics - Play the Game 2013 (Pdf.)

Can sport start reconciliation between peoples and states in conflict? - Play the Game 2007 (PP Pdf.)

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