SPORTBIZ EUROPE is the meeting point for the sports business sector, with a distinctive stamp of genuine and qualified networking, bringing like minded professionals together in a casual and inspiring atmosphere. Set in the exciting city of Barcelona, SPORTBIZ EUROPE hosts face-to-face networking alongside digital streaming, allowing our global community to interact, engage and contribute in real time. A four day event focused on the hottest topics around innovation, digital transformation and market trends shaping the future of our sport.
MATCHDAY, TICKETING, ANALYTICS AND SPORTS FACILITIES
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS, FAN CONTENT, LICENSES AND RIGHTS HOLDERS
STREAMING, OTT, ADAPTED CONTENT, NEW PLAYERS AND GLOBAL FANS
TRENDS AND SCENARIOS, ANALYSIS, MARKET FRAGMENTATION
SPONSORSHIP. ADDED VALUE AND COMPETITIVENESS. NEW TECHNOLOGIES APPLIED TO BUSINESS.
GAMING, BLOCKCHAIN, PERFORMANCE, SPORTS DATA, BETTING, REVIEW, SMART STADIUMS, STARTUPS & SUCCESS STORIES
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The city's commitment to the blue economy. Sustainable economic impact and technological innovation by one of the largest sports events in the world.
12:00 - 13:30
FC Barcelona’s Fan Engagement strategy through a new disruptive and interactive Museum.
Global leader in sports, events and media. Director of Daily Content at the award winning Olympic Channel Services, IOC. In charge of all daily content on Olympics.com and Olympic Channel. Board of Director at Basketball England, former Head of Editorial for Women’s Sports at GiveMeSport. Current ambassador for UNESCO for #FitForLife Gender Equality and Global First Ladies Alliance.
Marketing specialist with over 13 years of experience within the sports and entertainment industry. Developing LALIGA's media rights landscape through fan experiences & marketing campaigns. Implementing activations with LALIGA's broadcasters worldwide. Master in Global Sports Marketing from LALIGA Business School.
As Head of Product at DFL Digital Sports, Björn Rosenthal leads the Bundesliga’s digital transformation by merging data analytics and customer feedback with user experience to create innovative products. He has a deep passion for the scaling potential of generative AI as well as agile development methodologies.
17 years of experience accross different areas within Euroleague Basketball. including brand, marketing ticketing, digital, innovation, content, communication & PR and business intelligence. Leading a team of over 20 people in marketing and communications. Currently heading communications & PR, brand & marketing, digital, content & AV, and business intellgence & analytics.
Ignacio is in charge of events and partnerships on a global scale for FIBA 3x3. This includes event sourcing with cities, agencies, and National Federations. In addition, he oversees the global sponsorships opportunities within FIBA 3x3 for all the event tiers; the FIBA 3x3 World Cup and the FIBA 3x3 World Tour, the top tier competition with over USD 5m in prizemoney for this 2023.
25-years international leadership experience in Higher Education Management and Talent Development, aligning executive challenges with corporate and institutional aims. Core Member of the Johan Cruyff Institute's Global Management Team, responsible for corporate strategy and execution by developing educational programs for sportspeople worldwide.
Developer of the Sports rights holders vertical at Newsbridge since 2018, working with sports properties like French Football Federation, International Handball Federation, French Rugby Federation, French Basketball Federation and clubs like Olympique de Marseille, Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Lille Olympique Sporting Club (LOSC).
25 years’ experience in the sports industry, having held senior roles at organisations such as The FA, TEAM Marketing (working on UEFA Champions League), Match Hospitality (FIFA’s Official Hospitality Rights Holder for FWC) and Endeavor/ IMG. Kim’s remit at Fanatics includes new business development outside of the US and working with elite partners across the sports world.
Councilor of the District of Les Corts, together with the council of the District of Sant Martí. Born in Barcelona in 1975, David has a degree in Law from the UB. His professional career has been linked to the field of law at a private level and with Barcelona City Council, where he has had various roles and responsibilities.
Specialist in Sports Marketing with more than 9 years of experience in FIBA. Chemical Engineer, MBA and MSA. Currently responsible for the commercial development of the FIBA family with a focus on the sustainable growth of basketball around the world, establishing strategies, building new assets and new alliances.
Founder of the sports technology K-Challenge, Stephan Kandler, who has built up solid sailing experience over the last three decades, is one of the key figures in international sailing. He once again undertakes a 2nd America's Cup campaign with the same desire. And broader ambitions, beyond the competition.
Developing Global CUPRA Sponsorship with partners like FC Barcelona, World Padel Tour, International Padel Federation, Formula-E, Extreme-E, KOI Squad, Exponential Experience, Primavera Sound, Boiler Room & Ambasadors. Master in Sport Management graduated from Johan Cruyff Institute. Former Social Media & Sponsoring at SEAT.
Experienced Head Of Media and Chief Digital Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the sports industry. Skilled in Marketing Management, Digital Strategy, Coaching, Event Management, and Journalism. Working with league solutions for over 12 years. Part of Norwegian Professional Football League since 2013.
Brian is a director of project development and commercializing products and platforms. Working in blockchain and the web3 space since 2013, he is a veteran of blockchain integration strategies and consumer behavior experiences. He is the founder of Blockchain in Europe group, Local Producer Ltd., and played American football at the Ohio State University.
Master degree in Sports’ Law and Economics from the CDES in Limoges. MBA in Sports Management from the Real Madrid Graduate School. Experience in sports marketing in European clubs such as Real Madrid CF and the Parisian club Red Star FC. Joined Club America in 2015 as Communications and Marketing Director. In 2019, he was hired by Facebook (now Meta) to be the Sports Partnerships Manager in LATAM North Cone. In 2022 he came back to Club América as Marketing and New Business General Director.
No Limits Collective is a creative studio and talent house specializing in Urban Culture. Their expertise lies in the intersection of music, sports, and lifestyle. Street Football X Barcelona defines itself as “not just a football community”, but an artistic project. The platform is a celebration of football, where boys and girls come together to share their passion while immersing themselves in the beautiful game.
Carrer del Rosselló, 515, Barcelona, España
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