Head of Department of Education, National Sport Center, Slovakia
Igor Kovač - a graduate in Human Geography at the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University in Bratislava (May 2000).
Diploma thesis – „Centers of the Olympic Winter Games and Poprad-Tatry Candidacy“.
Since than he has been working in the field of Olympic studies, focusing mainly on spatial and urban aspects in organisation of the Olympic Games. Currently working as a head of Education Department at the National Sport Center in Bratislava, Slovakia (an elite sport centre under the Ministry of Education), he provides consultations and publishes articles on Olympic related topics.