We’re underway programming our 10th Birthday edition and the first focus has been our unique VIP Programme.

Each year we ‘refresh and reinvigorate’ the attendance with guest VIP invitations to new faces at clubs, teams and venues. We’re delighted to announce our first batch of confirmed VIPs which include directors and senior management from:

  • Chester Racecourse
  • Al Ahly SC
  • Aston Villa FC
  • Cambridge United FC
  • Connacht Rugby
  • Crusaders FC
  • Harlequins
  • Liberty Stadium
  • Newcastle Falcons
  • Northampton Saints
  • Scarlets Rugby
  • Sheffield United FC
  • Stoke City FC
  • West Bromwich Albion

We’re very excited to host them – and more than 400 delegates from around the world – in Manchester for our 10th edition.


Are you with a team, club or venue that has never attended the Summit before? You may qualify for a free VIP ticket to the Summit. Contact Lizzie for information.


Want to network with hundreds of decision-makers from stadia, arena, teams and clubs from around the world? Good news! Earlybird Delegate passes for the Summit are still available. Book before 22 March and receive 2 free hotel nights in one of the official HQ hotels (saving >£250).


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

We are building a new stadium so this event is really great for us, not only to meet the best suppliers but also other clubs who plan to build as well to share each of our ideas...

Jean-Michel Waroquier Head of Marketing , Royal Charleroi Sporting Club

Congratulations on a fabulous event. You guys really go the extra mile!

Chris Salmon Commercial Director, SG Fleet

A delightful summit… There are great opportunities ahead.

Javier Martinez CEO, JMTZ

Another great Summit. We couldn't be more pleased with our participation.

Magnus Danielsson VP International, Feld Entertainment Motorsports