The 5th annual Leaders Sport Summit will once again return to London, in the year of the Olympics, over the 10th & 11th October 2012.
The event promises to be even bigger and better than 2011 which saw a record 1500 Director level delegates from over 45 countries and 40 sports attend the 5 leading edge conferences for Football, Performance, Sponsorship, Digital Sport and the business of Horseracing.
James Worrall, CEO, Leaders says “We are delighted to confirm the dates for our 2012 Leaders Sports Summit and are incredibly excited at what promises to be our most exciting event to date. The team are constantly striving to improve the event and, after a comprehensive consultation process with over 300 delegates and commercial partners, we have identified a number of exciting changes to keep Leaders fresh, relevant and of value to our clients.”
Leaders in Football, Leaders in Sponsorship, Leaders in Performance, Leaders in Digital Sport & Leaders in Racing will run concurrently over the 2 days alongside a series of specific workshops and networking opportunities, making Leaders the must attend international sporting event in the calendar.
If you would like to learn more about Leaders or to enquire about opportunities to get involved in 2012, please contact one of the team on +44 (0) 207 042 8666 or email [email protected]
The 6th annual Leaders Sport Summit will once again return to Stamford Bridge, Chelsea FC with an expanded programme spanning 3 days over 8th, 9th and 10th October 2013.
Leaders is delighted to announce that all sponsorship has now been sold for the Leaders Sport Network event at the luxurious La Manga Club, Spain.
The 4th annual Leaders in Sponsorship conference cemented its place as the industry’s leading event with an extended two day programme packed with top budget holders and decision makers from global brands. It was opened by the Global CEO of the advertising agency Saatchi and Saatchi, Kevin Roberts, in a stunning presentation that was the talk of the event, outlining brand building and leadership in sport. He was followed by 3 heavyweights of the sponsorship industry; Hublot Chairman Jean-Claude Biver, Western Union’s Head of Brand Marc Audrit, and Investec’s Chief Marketing Officer Raymond van Niekerk, who discussed where and why they spend their budgets and how rights holders should sell partnerships to them.
Juventus President and Roberto Martinez lead UEFA, Fox Soccer, and Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 in talks
Having announced a complete sell out of the Leaders Sports Summit last week, the organisers are delighted to announce a last raft of big name speakers for the conference on 10th and 11th October. These include Andrea Agnelli, President, Juventus FC, Pierluigi Collina, the Chief Refereeing Officer at UEFA, Wigan Manager Roberto Martinez, Nick Fry, CEO at Mercedes AMG Petronas F1, and Bhavesh Patel, Vice President of Interactive Media at Fox Soccer & Fox Deportes which round off an unprecedented gathering of sports industry leaders.
Sponsorship and Digital SOLD OUT as Western Union, McLaren and Manchester City complete speaker line
Leaders in Sponsorship and Leaders in Digital proudly announce Marc Audrit, Global Brand Director at Western Union speaking at Leaders in Sponsorship, Russell Stopford, Head of Digital at Manchester City FC and James Keady, Global Manager – Digital, CRM & Social, McLaren Automotive speaking at Leaders in Digital Sport, as both conferences sell out with over 2 weeks to go.
Shahid Khan, owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars, and Mark Waller, the NFL's Chief Marketing Officer, are the latest speakers to be announced for The Leaders Sport Summit being held at Chelsea FC, on 10th and 11th October 2012.
Laurent Colette, Chief Marketing Officer of FC Barcelona, and John Constantinou, Global Head of Partnerships at Orange Group, are confirmed for a unique debate about sponsorship activation in the digital and social channels open to an invite only audience attending Leaders in Sponsorship and Leaders in Digital Sport on 10th and 11th October at Chelsea FC.