iSportconnect, the world’s largest global private network of sport business executives, brought together some of the industry’s leading federations, broadcasters and rights holders on Tuesday, September 25 at the 2018 Lausanne Summit, powered by PwC, in association with ThinkSport.
Fresh off the back of a highly successful Digital Rights Holders Masterclass a day earlier, the intimate, invitation-only event took place at the home of the IOC, the historically and visually impressive Olympic Museum.
Top-level speakers and high-ranking delegates from across the globe gathered in Lausanne to discuss various issues, opportunities and trends currently impacting the sport business industry.
Topics discussed at the summit included Media – The Search For New Models, Sponsorship: How To Drive Return On Investment, Esports – Opportunity or Illusion for Traditional Sports and The Evolving Role of International Federations.
Key speakers at the 2018 Lausanne Summit included Felix Blank, Director of Digital Platforms at Sportradar; David Dellea, Head of Sports Business Advisory at PwC; Joey Tan, Head of Global Strategic Initiatives, Alibaba Group; Daniel Marion, Chief of ICT at UEFA; Candice Mudrick, Senior Client Director, Newzoo; and Andrew Ryan, Executive Director at ASOIF.