International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF)
Fédération internationale de hockey sur glace
Internationaler Eishockey Verband
1908 Paris France
1908, Paris (France). Statutes amended: 1963, Montana (Switzerland); 1982, Nice (France); 1986, Colorado Springs CO (USA); 1990, Aosta (Italy); 1994, Venice (Italy); 1998, Lausanne (Switzerland); 2003, Marbella (Spain); 2008, Montréal QC (Canada); 2012, Tokyo (Japan); 2016, Moscow (Russia).
Encourage the playing of ice hockey; draw up uniform rules and establish a central control; promote formation of new national associations; organize regular international competitions, world and European championships; settle disputes between affiliated organizations.
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Congress (annual and semi-annual); Council; Executive Committee; General Secretariat. Committees (14); Departments (5). Headquarters located in Zurich (Switzerland).
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