Industry figures who have previously spoken at the International Sports Convention

Throughout the current decade the International Sports Convention has consistently brought together some of the sport business industry's most influential figures to provide insight and provoke debate and discussion on the subjects influencing the industry today.

Pietro ChiabreraUEFA

Pietro Chiabrera

Stadium Manager Competitions


Pearse ConnollyNFF

Pearse Connolly

Digital Director


David JacksonEA

David Jackson

Franchise Strategy Director


Marcus ParnwellDAZN

Marcus Parnwell

Director of Product, New Markets and Strategic Innovative


Hicham ChahineNinjas in Pyjamas

Hicham Chahine


Ninjas in Pyjamas

Martin BrockThe Junior Premier League

Martin Brock

Founder & Developer

The Junior Premier League

Micha SherMediaCom

Micha Sher

Worldwide Vice President Sport & Entertainment


Nigel WoodRugby League International Federation

Nigel Wood


Rugby League International Federation

Pierre-Henri DeballonWeezevent

Pierre-Henri Deballon



Saul Isaksson-HurstMyPersonalFootballCoach.Com

Saul Isaksson-Hurst



Sergio Lara-BercialiCoachKids

Sergio Lara-Bercial

Project Director


Stefano BlancoVillage

Stefano Blanco



Benjamin PenkertleAD Sports

Benjamin Penkert

Head of Consulting

leAD Sports

Densign WhiteInternational Mixed Martial Arts Federation

Densign White


International Mixed Martial Arts Federation

Mark DouglasWorld Rugby

Mark Douglas

Research, Artificial Turf and Equipment Manager

World Rugby

Aditya AdityaOlympic Committee

Aditya Aditya

Head of Media Business Intelligence

Olympic Committee

Harry NeuhausDrone Racing League

Harry Neuhaus

Senior Director of Business Development & Partnerships

Drone Racing League

Don DransfieldCity Football Group

Don Dransfield

Director of Operations Development

City Football Group

Nicholas HorbaczewskiDrone Racing League (DRL)

Nicholas Horbaczewski

CEO & Founder

Drone Racing League (DRL)

Victor CuiOne Championship

Victor Cui

CEO International

One Championship

Michael Cole

Michael Cole


European Tour

Matthieu Lille-PalettePerform Content

Matthieu Lille-Palette

Senior Vice President

Perform Content

Shane WardenATP Media

Shane Warden

Director of Broadcast and Technology

ATP Media

Murray BarnettFormula 1

Murray Barnett

Director of Sponsorship and Commercial Partnerships

Formula 1

Giorgio MarchettiUEFA

Giorgio Marchetti

Deputy General Secretary and Director of Football


Rob PilgrimGoogle/Youtube

Rob Pilgrim

EMEA Sports Partner Manager


Benjamin SteenFC Bayern München

Benjamin Steen

Head Of Digital Projects

FC Bayern München

Chris D'orsoOrlando Magic

Chris D'orso

Senior Vice President of Sales and Operations

Orlando Magic

Christoph HeimesInfront Sports and Media

Christoph Heimes

Senior Director Digital Media Platforms and Services

Infront Sports and Media

Dan RossomondoNBA

Dan Rossomondo

Head of Media and Business Development


David BaileyFormula One

David Bailey

Senior Digital Research Manager

Formula One

Igor JankovicUEFA

Igor Jankovic

Business Development Consultant


Jérôme ParmentierThe International Olympics Committee

Jérôme Parmentier

Head of Broadcast and Media Rights

The International Olympics Committee

Joanna Sakowicz - KosteckaTVP Sport

Joanna Sakowicz - Kostecka

TV sports commentator and Tennis coach

TVP Sport

João Presamycujoo

João Presa

Chief Operating Officer & Co-founder


Mette StannowWirestone

Mette Stannow

Executive Director


Rüdiger MüllerFIFA

Rüdiger Müller

Head of Digital Content Products


Lance ZhangEuroleague China

Lance Zhang

Vice President, EuroLeague Basketball China

Euroleague China

Andrew James

Andrew James

Sports Broadcaster

Barbara Albisetti

Barbara Albisetti

General Secretary

Swiss Golf Association

Barbara Desmarest

Barbara Desmarest

Vice President Business Development & Sales Europe


Chris Eaton

Chris Eaton

Independent Advisor on Sports Integrity

Colin Thomas

Colin Thomas

Physiologist and Sports Scientist

Daniela Giuffre

Daniela Giuffre

Head of Integrity in Sport Unit


Emilio Garcia

Emilio Garcia

Head of Disciplinary and Integrity


Alan March

Alan March

Managing Director

Alan March Sport

Professor François H. Courvoisier

Professor François H. Courvoisier


Institute of Watch Marketing University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland Haute Ecole de Gestion Arc

Alec Wilkinson

Alec Wilkinson

Broadcaster and Sports Journalist

George Paterson

George Paterson

Policy Officer

European Commission

Aleski Valta

Aleski Valta

Head of CLub Services

finnish Golf Union

Andrew Bowers

Andrew Bowers

Head of Business Development

Platinium Group

Richard Heath

Richard Heath

General Secretary

European Golf Association

Pierre-Yves Bovigny

Pierre-Yves Bovigny

Member of the Commission for Sports Fields

Swiss Football Association

Richard Johnson

Richard Johnson

Director of Corporate Communications

Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI)

Sir Craig ReedieWorld Anti-Doping Association (WADA)

Sir Craig Reedie


World Anti-Doping Association (WADA)

Dr. Lee Hancock

Dr. Lee Hancock

Educational Adviser

LA Galaxy Academy

Martin BaumannChampions Hockey League (CHL)

Martin Baumann

Chief Executive

Champions Hockey League (CHL)

Niklas Kaskeala

Niklas Kaskeala


Protect Our Winters Finland

Steve IsaacThe R&A

Steve Isaac

Director – Golf Course Management

The R&A

Alex LimInternational E-Sports Federation

Alex Lim

Secretary General

International E-Sports Federation

Alexandra WillisAll England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) and The Championships, Wimbledon

Alexandra Willis

Head of Communications, Content, Digital

All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) and The Championships, Wimbledon

Philippe TardivelHublot

Philippe Tardivel

Marketing Director


Rodrigo Garza

Rodrigo Garza

Global Marketing & Sponsorships

Adecco Group

Thierry BorraThe Coca-Cola Company

Thierry Borra

Global Director, Olympic Games Management

The Coca-Cola Company

Sami Kanaan

Sami Kanaan

Executive Council member of the City of Geneva, Mayor of Geneva

City of Geneva


Neil Land

Head of Business