Each year TheStadiumBusiness Summit hosts the world’s leading gathering of key thinkers, movers and shakers from across the global sports and entertainment world.

Here’s a sampling of the stadium experts joining us in 2020:

IT Director, AELTC (All England Lawn Tennis Club)
Project Leader, Aarhus GF Football (AGF)
Senior Event Operator, ECB – England and Wales Cricket Board
Director of New Stadium, National Stadium of Albania
Chief Operating Officer, Seattle Sounders FC
Commercial Director, Norwich City Football Club
Chief Information Officer, Club Brugge
Director, MANICA Architecture
CEO, Greenwood Campbell
GM – Hospitality & Portfolio Development, Adelaide Oval SMA
Head of Operations, Levy UK (Compass)
Business Development Manager, Gameplan Team
CEO, Aarhus GF Football (AGF)
Head of Sports/Entertainment, Euromonitor
International Marketing, MolcaWorld
Head Coach, Bristol Flyers
Director, Wire and Sky
Venue Director, Tottenham Hotspur FC
COO, British Basketball League
Principal, The Stadium Consultancy
Owner, Kronman Associates
VP – Sales & Operations, Carbonhouse
Digital Systems Project Manager, Brighton & Hove Albion FC
VP of Sales, Alvarado
Former COO at Bright Skies and CIO at HSV and Specialist German Sports tec Business., Bright Skies
Technology Group Leader, M-E Engineers
Technology Director, World Rugby
General Manager, Musco Lighting Europe
Director, M-E Engineers
Principal, Sport Design, tvs design
Digital Marketing & Development Manager, The SSE Arena, Belfast
CMO – Chief Marketing Officer, Axess
Business Development Manager, ID&C
Chief Executive, LCC / Emirates Old Trafford
Sales Director, Modulek
Managing Director – Pioneer Venue Solutions, Pioneer Group
VP Marketing, Satisfi Labs
Program Director & Acting Business Unit Director, Yas Marina Circuit (Abu Dhabi Grand Prix)
President, MANICA Architecture
Director, Beyond 90
Chief Commercial Officer, GroundWOW [Micropply]
Sales & Marketing Manager, Ticketing/Commercial, RFU Twickenham Stadium
Sales UK, Musco Lighting Europe
Director, WilsonOwensOwens Architects
CEO & Co-Founder, Satisfi Labs
Independant Director, British Basketball League
Events & Marketing Exec, Tripleplay Services
Facility Manager, Sierra Leone Ministry of Sport
Sales Manager, Daktronics
Marketing Manager, Blackburn Rovers Football Club
CEO, MolcaWorld
Senior Principal, Populous (UK)
Senior Commercial Manager, The FA Group (Wembley Stadium)
Founder, Sonorous Global Consulting
Senior Manager Business Development, Wireless Infrastructure Group
MD, Bleep
Music Director, Arena Music
Director – Events & Operations, SCG Hospitality
Principal, High Performance Venue Consulting
Managing Director, IDKON Idrættens Konsulenthus (Sports Consulting House)
Head of Commercial Partnerships, ASM Global
Minister of Sport, Sierra Leone Ministry of Sport
VP of Global Sales, Signature Systems Group
International Marketing, Daktronics
Senior Event Operator, ECB – England and Wales Cricket Board
Managing Director, Vanguardia Consulting
Director of Operations, Manchester United FC
Senior Manager Stadium & Infrastructure, DFL Deutsche Fuflball Liga
Senior Key Account Management, SkiData Access Control
CEO, Manchester Giants Basketball
Facility Manager, Sierra Leone Ministry of Sport
Director, AFL Architects
Director, Buildings + Places, AECOM
Chairman & Co-Owner, FC Helsingor
Business Segment Manager – Events, SkiData Access Control
Business Development Manager, CleanEvent Services
Head of Operations, Wasps Group (Ricoh Arena)
Corporate Legal Manager, Eden Park
Business Development Associate, BuroHappold Engineering
Associate, Hoare Lea
Club Director, Leicester Riders
Chief Executive Officer, Cape Town Stadium and Green Point Park
Group Head of Communications, Bristol Sport / Ashton Gate Stadium
Director Business Development – Europe, HID Global
Main Bowl Manager, Sierra Leone Ministry of Sport
VP International, FELD Entertainment Motorsports
Infrastructure & Estates Director, Leicester City Football Club
Swimming Pool Manager, Sierra Leone Ministry of Sport
Head of IT, Chester Race Company
Group Sponsorship & Partnership Manager, Odyssey Arena (The Odyssey Trust)
Managing Director, Bristol Sport / Ashton Gate Stadium
CEO, SGL (Stadium Grow Lighting)
CEO, Tampere Arena
Director, Ramboll
Commercial Director, Landways Management
Business Development – Satisfi Labs (Europe), Satisfi Labs
Sales Director EAME, Verteda
Executive Chairman, Superstruct Entertainment
CEO, Como 1907 FC
Senior Partner, Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein
Chairman, Sport and Live Vision
Chief Executive Officer, PTI Smarter Venues
Director, DSI [Distributor Systems International]
Director of Commercial – Venues Canberra, ACT Government (Australian Capital Territory)
Deputy Hostel Manager, Sierra Leone Ministry of Sport
Stadium Manager, Sierra Leone Ministry of Sport
Europe & Mediterranean Sales Director, Exterity
Membership Manager, Rugby Football League (The RFL)
Enterprise Account Manager, Commscope
Head of Business Development UK, Ireland, Spain, Over-C
Chief Executive Officer, Eden Park
Consultant, Tickets.ie (Tixcel, Oshi Software)
Partner at Sport Stadium Solutions LLP (UK Distribution), SeatServe
President, ESSG – Event & Stadium Suppliers Group
Executive Director, Leeds United A.F.C.
Owner, Newcastle Eagles
Director, DSI [Distributor Systems International]
Venue Commercial Director, Wasps Group (Ricoh Arena)
Director, Crowd Dynamics
Stadium Director, Croke Park Stadium
Commercial Manager, Landways Management
Managing Director, Rockvolt
Commercial Director, Levy UK (Compass)
Head of Partnerships & Hospitality, M&S Bank Arena
COO, XLNT Operations
Business Development Manager UK, Ireland & Nordics, Concept Group
Executive Board Member, Tufan Football Club
Associate, Major Projects Europe, RWDI
Director, Wilkinson Eyre
Student, University of Liverpool
Business Development Manager, Cruise Ship & Sports Facilities, L-Acoustics
Commercial Director, Huddersfield Town FC
Vice President Sales Operations & Account Management, Nielsen – The Nielsen Company
Project Leader – Golden Generation Arena, Belgian Football Association
EVP / Consultant to 49ers President, Elevate Sports Ventures
Commercial Director, Sthaler (Fingopay)
Commercial Manager, Stockport County FC
Student, University of Liverpool
Director, d&b audiotechnik
Commercial Director, Modulek
Technologies Director, Freemans Event Partners
Director, Stockport County FC
Senior Ticketing Manager, RFU Twickenham Stadium
Business Development Director, Verteda
Commercial Director, Wasps Group (Ricoh Arena)
Director Sports, Ticketmaster
Business Development Manager, LiveStyled
Senior Manager – Tourism, Liverpool FC
Commercial Director, Bristol Rovers FC
Senior Principal, Populous (UK)
Sr. Managing Tour Director, FELD Entertainment Motorsports
Director UK & EMEA, Signature Systems Group
Chairman, CEO & Founder, GroundWOW [Micropply]
Managing Director, First Payments
Chief Marketing Officer, Tickets.ie (Tixcel, Oshi Software)
Sales Director, Cedar Packaging
Director, Turner & Townsend
Commercial, Stockport County FC


Want to come along next year? We’re back in Manchester with new dates! Let us know if you plan to join us on the 21-22 April at TheStadiumBusiness 2020!

What are people saying?

You guys did a great job. Really enjoyed the programming and hospitality.

Scott Jenkins General Manager, Mercedes-Benz Stadium

The best conference I've ever attended!

Lee Zeidman President, STAPLES Center

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Jean Christophe Gileta President , Live Stadium

Thanks for putting on another great event. It exceeded expectations – both in terms of the quantity and quality – of conversations over the two days...

Business Development Director Sports and Entertainment, Oracle Hospitality

Another great eventy. Always nice to catch up with the industry – and get all those ideas flowing

Jacob Lauesen Director Brand Marketing & Development, F.C. København

Your conference is the industry benchmark. Any individual working in the industry has the opportunity to take away learnings for their own venue.

Nick Sautner CEO, Eden Park, New Zealand