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18 SPEAKERS, 4 PANELS, ON TOPICS LINKED TO INNOVATION, INVESTMENT, AND TECHNOLOGY IN THE CONTEXT OF FOOTBALL, DRAWING ON DISRUPTIVE INSIGHTS FROM INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE WORLD OF FOOTBALL.

After the successful organisation of the first edition of the Football Innovation Forum in Madrid, on the eve of the 2019 UEFA Champions League Final, World Football Summit sports is organising the second edition in Sevilla next 18th May 2022.

We will hand-pick and review every single attendee of the 150 who will be invited to an executive knowledge-sharing and networking event. The seniority of the invitees guarantees that all participants at the Football Innovation Forum will leave with decision-making connections.

The event will take place the day of the UEFA Europe League final in Sevilla.

Confirmed Speakers

Ramon Alarcón

CBO

Fred Antunes

CEO

Arianna Criscione

Director of Women’s Football

Jaime Domínguez Perez de Ayala

CMO

Richard Felton-Thomas

Head of Sport Science and COO

Fabio Gallo

Product Director

Iñaki Gorostiza

Chief Data Officer

Semra Hunter

LaLiga TV Presenter

Kike Levy

Sports Southern Europe Lead

Betta Maggio

CEO & Founder

Nicolas Marullo

President & CEO

Jorge Paradela

Business General manager

James Skinner

Director of the the Institute for Sport Business and Professor of Sport Business

Ben Smith

Head of Research & Innovation

Javier Sobrino

Managing Partner – Sport

Appu Suresh

Founder and CEO

Michele Uva

Director of Football and Social Responsibility

Elias Zamora

Chief Data Officer

Mounir Zok

CEO

Program

Past Speakers

Craig Hepburn

Head of Digital Transformation

Andrea Traverso

Managing Director Financial Sustainability & Research

Benjamin Stoll

Director of Business Technology & Innovation House

Jerry Newman

Director of Sports Partnerships – EMEA

Sergio Oslé

President

Alfredo Bermejo

Digital Strategy Director

Stephen Duval

Co-Founder

Ignacio Arrola

Marketing, Commercial and New Media Director

Jean-Baptiste Alliot

Innovation Strategy Specialist

Minerva Santana

Head of Innovation

Javier Alonso

Executive Director

Susanne Timosci

Lead Key Account DFL Invested Company

David Rosa

Board Advisor

Richard Smith

Senior Business Development Manager

Jorge Schnurra

Professor

Mounir Zok

Co-Founder & Managing Director

Carlos Cantó

CEO

Christopher Dougan

Chief Communications Officer
AGENDA FOOTBALL INNOVATION FORUM
MADRID. SPAIN 31st May 2019
Innovation Strategies in Football

Football organizations are starting to design and implement innovation strategies, with various objectives based on their maturity, stakeholders and objectives.

Repositioning towards external value ecosystems
Implications of innovation on football institutions
New value creation and co-construction

Innovation in Football Investment

The role of football organizations is rapidly expanding with new roles as venture capital investment arms are set up and a new activity is taken up.

The changing investment thesis of football
Team-based vs ecosystem-based value creation
Emerging investment activities within football organizations

Football Innovation & Digital Fandom

The implementation of innovation across industries is not new but has recently made its way to the sports industry and football in particular.

Positioning the innovation agenda in your organization
Innovation from football and other industries
Practical steps to kickstart the innovation journey

Future Monetization in Football

The fragmentation of revenues within  football continues, with new revenue  sources emerging within the football  and sport ecosystem.

Emergence of new media opportunities
Venues and future revenue sources
The evolving revenue mix and its organizational implication

Football Innovation & Digital Fandom

The implementation of innovation across industries is not new but has recently made its way to the sports industry and football in particular.

Positioning the innovation agenda in your organization
Innovation from football and other industries
Practical steps to kickstart the innovation journey

Future Monetization in Football

The role of football organizations is rapidly expanding with new roles as venture capital investment arms are set up and a new activity is taken up.

Emergence of new media opportunities
Venues and future revenue sources
The evolving revenue mix and its organizational implication

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