The Technology of Sports and Fan Experiences
With more than 380 million fans worldwide, esports has emerged as the hot ticket. This session will discuss the forces driving explosive growth, content that resonates and how the industry is leveraging technology to meet fans on their turf. SPEAKERS: Daniel Cherry, Chief Marketing Officer, Blizzard Entertainment Kristen Salvatore, VP Commercial Director of Esports, Twitch.tv David Rosenberg, Head of Business Development, Giphy Sean McCaffrey, President & Chief Executive Officer, GSTV
#NBATwitter: A Conversation with Adam Silver and Jack Dorsey
The NBA Commissioner and Twitter CEO sit down with ESPN anchor Rachel Nichols for a conversation about their innovative partnership.
The Next Era of Sports Media: A Conversation with David Levy
Premium live sports remain dominant in driving fan engagement and attracting investments from media companies. In this keynote conversation, Turner President David Levy will discuss the competition for those passionate fans.
The Business of Esports: How Brands Succeed, with Lester Chen of YouTube
Lester Chen, Head of Gaming, Americas at YouTube, talks about the business of Esports and how brands have been successful at leveraging Esports to reach new audiences.
Engagement DNA: What Do Fans Really Value?
Sports organizations are re-focusing on their fans and trying to create extended experiences and interactions. In this session, we will explore what fans value and how organizations can extend engagement beyond the event.
The Smart Venue
The smart venue is paving the way for new partnerships, while revolutionizing the fan experience. Discover how sports and entertainment venues are using technology to engage with their audiences.
The Connected Athlete: Building Better Athletes
Elite athletes have access to the best sports scientists, technology and coaches to measure their movement, track their performance data and guide their improvement.