Fladgate’s Sports Business Group sponsors SportsPro Live 2019

We our pleased to announce that – for the third year running – our Sports Business Group our sponsoring SportsPro Live 2019. SportsPro Live has established itself as the leading event that hosts the biggest influencers in the industry.

The two-day event will feature an ambitious agenda that delves into challenges the sporting industry faces today: finance, artificial intelligence, esports, digital transformation and broadcasting. Attendees can expect to gain insight on strategies used by Formula One, meet executives renovating their fan engagement with the use of AI, and understand the needs of rights holders to properly harness digital technologies to stay ahead of the game. There will also be focus on Blockchain’s ability to perform secure peer-to-peer transactions and insight on the ‘social generation’ expanding on how fans are disrupting traditional sports media.

Held at The O2 in London on 30 April – 1 May, with over 700 attendees, some of the most influential names in sports are joining the 75 speaker line up, including Pancho Schroder, CFO of FC Barcelona, Sam Jones, Chief Executive of NFL Game Pass, Anouk Mertens, COO of Eleven Sports and Bruna Zanin-Juersic, Global Content Partnerships (Sports) of Twitter.

Head of the Sports Business Group, James Earl, commented on the partnership:

“For the third year running, Fladgate are pleased to sponsor the SportsPro Live, an event that is recognised as one of the most critical sports business occasions in the UK. Understanding how disruptive technology is reshaping the sports industry, discovering the latest trends and transformations to the fan experience itself, is crucial for everyone involved in sport and key to building a picture of how the sector is evolving.”

More about SportsPro Live:

SportsPro Live is recognised as one of the leading conferences in the international sports sector for anyone who is involved in the ‘engine room’ of sports businesses. It is a true reflection of the business of sport and, as a forum, it is also representative of how the Fladgate Sports Business Group identifies and approaches the sport sector. The event always attracts speakers and attendees of serious calibre in a high-quality environment and we are delighted to once again be part of such an internationally renowned event.

More about Fladgate:

Fladgate has a wealth of experience in the sports sector and regularly acts for sports professionals, clubs, owners and investors, organising and governing bodies, sponsors and agents on the full spectrum of requirements involved in the international sports sector. Expertise includes advising on athlete image rights, taxation, FA intermediaries regulations, endorsement deals, sponsorship, ambush marketing, merchandising and other commercial arrangements, as well as, broadcasting and web rights, disputes handling, investment and fund-raising/funding and governing body regulatory issues.

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