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Casillas visits the Spanish Pavilion in Dubai 2020 on International Day of Education


NEW STORIES. 01/24/2022

Roberto Carlos and Arbeloa also took part in the presentation of the educational platform Sport Values ​​​​Academy TV.

To mark the International Day of Education, Iker Casillasdeputy director general of the Real Madrid Foundation and Julio Gonzalez RoncoDirector General of the institution, were invited to the Spain Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai to showcase the organization’s e-learning platform, Sports Values ​​Academy Television, which is the only platform in the world to offer educational content on sport and values.

The Madridista delegation, which also included club ambassadors Alvaro Arbeloa and robert carlos, was welcomed by Íñigo de Palacio, Spanish Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates; and the Executive Commissioner of the Spain Pavilion, Carmen Bueno. The presentation featured an address by David Esplá, Managing Partner at Interactvty, the platform’s technology partner, and Fabio Zuluaga, football business unit manager for the Middle East at adidas, the platform’s official sponsor.

Innovative platform
During his speech, Casillas noted that: “Linking sport to technology allows us to improve many more lives through our educational methodology on sports values”. Sport Values ​​Academy TV is the only sports and values ​​education content platform in the world and it sees the Real Madrid FoundationEducational content, workshops, courses and activities become available free of charge and simultaneously worldwide. The platform includes various content categories and sections for educators, gamers, and parents. This window on the world was recognized at the Top Developer Awards 2021 for the innovative and socially engaged nature of its content.

The delegation joined the real Madrid ambassadors by visiting the pavilion of Spain and signing his honor book. The Whites’ expedition also visited the Fly Emirates pavilion during their trip to Expo Dubai 2020.