The Most International Sports Industry Summit in Asia...

The Shanghai gathering, due to take place at The Kerry Hotel, Pudong across 18 – 19 July will explore innovation in the sports, entertainment and media industries, with 300 of the industry’s most influential executives from China and overseas looking to learn and help shape what the future holds for this rapidly-growing sports market.

Day 2 of The Leaders Sport Business Summit, Shanghai will be dedicated to all things football with The Premier League and the Department for International Trade partnering Leaders to create The Premier League Football Forum.

Top executives at The Premier League, its clubs and partners, will take to the stage and attend in person to create an unmissable opportunity for attendees of The Leaders Sport Business Summit, hosted at The Kerry Hotel on 19 July.


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First Confirmed Speakers

In Numbers








Sports Represented




China : International Audience

Expected Audience
Brands 15%
Clubs and Leagues 35%
Government 10%
Federations 20%
Broadcasters 20%

Audience Seniority
Owner 10%
C-Level 40%
Director 20%
Manager 20%
Other 10%

Programme Teaser

Building fan bases, forging new business relationships and developing players

The future of Chinese football

Inside a new era of sports broadcasting

Challenges facing Premier League executives and owners

We continually craft and refine the agenda leading up to the event. If you'd like to know more about what we have planned, please get in touch.

Main Partners

Forum Partners

Official Innovation Partner

Official Digital Partner

Host Partner

Media Partners

Who Attends?

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