Sports Events, Tourism and Cities Conference

December 5, 2018

9.30 am -10.00 amOpening Ceremonies in Sports Events – From start to finish, including case studies from past OlympicsAndrea Varnier – CEOFilmmaster Events
10.00 am – 10.30 amThe opportunities for cities and regions to hosting E-Sports entertainment eventsJan Pommer – Director of Team and Federation RelationsESL Gaming
10.30 am – 11.00 amStrategic planning and Hosting athletes – Case studies from temporary to permanent accommodation through sports eventsStefano Blanco – CEOVillage
11.00 am – 11.30 amHosting athletes. A year round solution for athletes. Case study from Gloria Sports Arena and Belek RegionGörkem Dönmez – Sales Manager
Yuliya Britova – Sales Representative
Gloria Sports Arena
11.30 am – 3.30 pmLunchExhibitionNetworking
3.30 pm – 4.00 pmDelivering a technological and digital event for fansMichael Cole – Chief Technology OfficerEuropean Tour
4.00 pm -4.30 pmA multi event for sport cities and regions. Case study of Modern PentathlonKlaus Schormann – PresidentUIPM
4.30 pm – 5.30 pmKey presentations from cities and regionsSpeakers TBCSpeakers TBC
5.30 pm – 6.30 pmGlobal Panel discussion – What next for cities, regions, rights holders and event organisersAlex Lee – Global Sports Specialist
Geoff Wilson – Board Member
Charlie McEwen – Chief Operating Officer
Shiny Fang – General Secretary
Two other panelists TBC

Tourism Northern Ireland

British and Irish Lions


Two other panelists TBC

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