Attendees can look forward to a handcrafted content programme across the two days, with the audience set to gain insight into a host of pertinent areas of sports business. Sessions include those curated to give the audience a glimpse into the future of sport – 2020 Vision:What will fans want in 5 years time?,Talking Business: Inside the Innovators of World Sport and Building an Elite Sports Franchise: Inside the Brooklyn Nets.
Matching the diversity of the content is the vast selection of speakers, with the line-up so far including: Eric Shanks, President, Fox Sports Media Group, Paul McGinley, Professional Golfer & Captain 2014 Team Europe Ryder Cup, Ian Ayre, CEO, Liverpool FC, Billy King, General Manager, Brooklyn Nets, Ivan Gazidis, CEO, Arsenal FC, Mark Waller, EVP International, NFL, Guy-Laurent Epstein, Marketing Director, UEFA, Brett Yormark, CEO, Brooklyn Nets, Wyc Grousbeck, Co-Owner, Managing Partner & Governor, Boston Celtics, Jean-Claude Biver, Chairman, Hublot and Brent Dewar, COO, NASCAR.
Today marks exactly 4 weeks to go until the event and representatives from over 25 countries and 20 sportsare confirmed to attend, including leading executives from over 50 brands. Attendees can expect to be joined by senior representatives from the likes of Coca-Cola, Brooklyn Nets, BMW Motorsport, Atlanta Falcons, NFL, Arsenal FC, Sacramento Kings, Microsoft, The FA, Twitter, UFC, FC Barcelona, Ernst & Young, AS Roma, NBA, Fox Sports, Citigroup, Mastercard, Discovery, DC United and CONCACAF amongst many more.
In its second US edition, The Leaders Sport Business Summit has a new home at one of the most prestigious venues in New York, The Times Center, has added a second day of thought-provoking content and welcomes an extra 200 of the most senior individuals in global sport.
Leaders CEO James Worrall commented: “We know that for the sports industry to continue to move forward, the barriers between, countries, cultures and sports need to be broken down, which is why we’re delighted to see so many brands, clubs, leagues and associations from across the globe attending the Leaders Sport Business Summit in New York next month – opening up the event to new audiences and bringing together the global sports industry”.
The Leaders Sport Summit New York will be operating a strict invitation process with only 500 places available to Director level executives in sport worldwide. If you are interested in attending please click the button below: