Emerging Tech & Media


5 – 6 August | 1 – 5pm BST

Keeping pace with athletes on the field is not nearly as difficult as keeping up with the rapidly evolving technology off it. Understanding innovation isn’t merely about investing in the newest gadget, but strategically identifying the tools that will help achieve your long-term business goals within sports.

  • What technology produces meaningful growth for sports and its fans?
  • How do you develop an innovation strategy that is right for you?
  • Which technologies will define the sporting experience of the future?

Sessions at a glance

Technology and the future of fan experience in stadiums

8th Jul | 13:00 BST

Speakers include:

Zachary Klima

Chief Executive

WaitTime

Zachary Klima

Chief Executive

WaitTime
Bill Jinks

Bill Jinks

IT Director

Bill Jinks

Bill Jinks

IT Director

Drone Racing League: The future of sport

8th Jul | 14:00 BST

Speakers include:

Rachel Jacobson

President

DRL

Rachel Jacobson

President

DRL

Building friendly fan experiences through mobile apps and connected game play

8th Jul | 15:00 BST

Speakers include:

Lu Bolden

Chief Revenue Officer

Lu Bolden

Chief Revenue Officer

Leanne Johnson

Vice President, Digital

Leanne Johnson

Vice President, Digital

Lucas von Cranach

Lucas von Cranach

Chief Executive

One Football
Lucas von Cranach

Lucas von Cranach

Chief Executive

One Football

More details coming soon

8th Jul | 16:00 BST

Speakers include:

Innovation for changing media consumption habits

9th Jul | 13:00 BST

Speakers include:

Caroline Rowland

Founder

Egoli

Caroline Rowland

Founder

Egoli

Ian McDonough

Chief Executive

Ian McDonough

Chief Executive

Anton Brams

Strategic Director, Streaming & OTT

Genius Sports

Anton Brams

Strategic Director, Streaming & OTT

Genius Sports

Technology's role in helping sports recover

9th Jul | 14:00 BST

Speakers include:

Giel Kirkels

Giel Kirkels

Head of Knowledge Development & Innovation

KNVB
Giel Kirkels

Giel Kirkels

Head of Knowledge Development & Innovation

KNVB
Franco Segarra

Franco Segarra

Head of Data/Analytics, Ticketing & Fan Experience

Valencia
Franco Segarra

Franco Segarra

Head of Data/Analytics, Ticketing & Fan Experience

Valencia

Accelerators, Incubators, Start Ups – What you need to know

9th Jul | 15:00 BST

Speakers include:

Kyle Bunch

VP Managing Director, Global Sports Venture Studio

Kyle Bunch

VP Managing Director, Global Sports Venture Studio

Roger Mitchell

Roger Mitchell

Founder

Albachiara
Roger Mitchell

Roger Mitchell

Founder

Albachiara

More details coming soon

9th Jul | 16:00 BST

Speakers include: