At the International Sports Convention, Palexpo, Geneva there will be a Sports Digital Conference featuring a number of influential guest speakers involved within the Sports Digital industry.
To commence the Sports Digital conference, we welcome Rob Pilgrim the EMEA Sports Partner Manager from Google and YouTube speaking about the opportunities that are available for Sport on YouTube.
Continuing on we hear from Nicholas Horbaczewski the CEO and Founder of the Drone Racing League speaking about the Swatch Drone Racing League Try-outs and discussing how the Swatch Drone Racing League is the only Esport that translates into real-sports.
From there we welcome Daniel Rossomondo, The Senior Vice President of global partnerships and Head of Global Media and Business Development at the national basketball association (NBA)
After a short break we commence the session with an opportunity to interact and network with some of the leading sports right holders.
Kicking it off with Rüdiger Müller the Head of Digital at FIFA discussing FIFA’s digital transformation and the FIFA 2018 Russia World Cup. Following Rüdiger Müller we are joined by Michael Cole the Chief Technology Officer of the European Tour discussing the process of creating a digital event experience.
To finish the session, we welcome Alex Willis the Head of Communications, Content and Digital from the Wimbledon Championships presenting “In pursuit of greatness” How Wimbledon ensure digital is the gateway to their brand.
To kick off our session after lunch break, we have a representative from The Perform Group discussing their aim of being able to connect the world of sport by producing the most detailed and engaging content.
After that we welcome Kimberly Cook the Chief Revenue Officer from sponsorship analytics and valuation platform creators Hookit. Continuing on we have David Bailey the Senior Digital Research Manager from Formula 1.
At the end of the day we have our panel discussion with Sean Conroy the Commercial Partnerships Director from Genius Sports, currently one of the most recognised fastest growing sports technology companies globally. He will be introducing and participating amongst the panel discussion topic on how developing best in class digital services to engage the next generation sports fan.
Joining the panel discussion, we welcome back our previous guest of Rüdiger Muller from FIFA, Daniel Rossomondo from the NBA along with other high profiled guests including Christoph Heimes the Senior Director of Digital Media, Platforms and Services from Infront Sports Media.
Also, on the panel discussion are Joåo Presa the Co-Founder and COO from mycujoo which is a streaming platform that provides live and on-demand broadcast of football matches and highlights from around the world and Karim Saade Head of Dawri Plus Product from telecommunications company Intigral.
We have an innovating list of high profiled sports digital guests, with the development and growth of technology and digital platforms in the modern era we guarantee this will be an eye opening, insightful and important opportunity for networking connections to be distinguished with lots of interesting information and knowledge to be heard.