iSportconnect has confirm that three additional guest speakers have been added to the lineup for the Lausanne Summit on September 27. The event will be held at the Olympic Museum.
Etienne Thobois, CEO of the Paris 2024 Bid Committee; Balázs Fürjes, Government Commissioner for Major Budapest Developments; and Marisol Casado, International Triathlon Union President & IOC Member; will take part in a series of presentations and panel discussions, offering delegates a unique insight into the sports industry.
Already confirmed to speak at the event are Ben Morel, MD & Sr Vice President EMEA at National Basketball Association; Patrick Baumann, President of the International Olympic Committee Evaluation Commission; Paul Barber, Chief Executive at Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club; Peter Hutton, Chief Executive Officer at Eurosport; Guy-Laurent Epstein, Marketing Director at UEFA; Jeff Haas, Chief International Officer at DraftKings; Claude Ruibal, Executive Director at Infront Sports & Media AG; Timo Lumme, TV & Marketing Director at IOC; Lorenzo Stoll, Vice President at SWISS Executive Committee; and Ralf Reichert, CEO at eSports company ESL.
David Dellea, Head of Sport Business Advisory at PwC, will also present attendees with the results of PwC’s Sports Survey 2017.
Ornella Desirée Bellia, Head of Legal Affairs at the Association of European Professional Football Leagues, will act as a moderator.
The event’s content programme will bring together an elite group of leaders from premier rights owners and other sports industry stakeholders to discuss and debate issues impacting the future of the global sports business. Topics are set to include the struggling image of sport, the challenge of hosting major events and digital disruption.
The Summit represents a breakthrough opportunity for top-tier executives in the Olympic Capital to experience and enjoy the superb learning and networking benefits of iSportconnect’s exclusive invitation-only events.