Perfect Gym Solutions is a software as a service (SaaS) solution purpose-built to service the fitness industry, with over 1000 clients servicing over 2 million gym members across 40 countries making…read more
Rugby World Cup, Tough Mudder and UFC to headline BOSS 2016
The Business of Sport Summit will return in 2016 with a powerful lineup of international keynotes and insight from some of Australian sport’s most influential sports executives.
Recognised as the largest and most significant event for the sports industry in the region, this event will gather over 350 executives from across the industry spectrum for an in-depth exploration of the state of sport and the opportunities for growth and innovation.
Headlining next year’s event will be Brett Gosper, Chief Executive of World Rugby and the Managing Director of the Rugby World Cup 2015. He will be discussing the future of rugby in the wake of the sport’s most recognised and profitable competition.
Also headlining will be Will Dean, founder and Chief Executive of Tough Mudder Inc, the celebrated endurance event. With over two million participants in seven countries, Dean will discuss the incredible spread of this unconventional challenge.
Other headline keynotes include Jackie Poriadjian, Senior Vice President Global Brand Marketing for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (USA); Andrew Messick, President and Chief Executive Officer for IRONMAN (USA); Hans Erik Tujit, Global Activation Director for Heineken (NED) and Darren Bailey, a global authority on sports law and integrity and Director of Football Governance for the Football Association (UK).
Other speakers include:
• Karen Stocks, Managing Director, Twitter Australia
• Simon Hollingsworth, Chief Executive, Australian Sports Commission
• John Kelly, Chief Operating Officer, Football Federation Australia
• Suzanne Young, Chief Operating Officer, NRL
• Tim Moore-Barton, Chief Executive, Betfair
• Stephen Healy, President, Tennis Australia
• Michael Brown, Chief Executive, 2017 Rugby League World Cup
• Brian Thorburn, Chief Executive, PGA Australia
• Peter Wiltshire, Group Sales & Marketing Director, Nine Entertainment Co.
• Brian Morris, Chief Executive, Melbourne and Olympic Parks
• Chris Heffernan, Non-Executive Director, Essendon Football Club
• Andrew Fagan, Chief Executive, Adelaide Football Club
• Marina Go, Chair, Wests Tigers
• Hamish Riach, Chief Executive, Canterbury Crusaders
• John Tsatsimas, Chief Executive, Western Sydney Wanderers FC
• David Bell, Chief Executive, Diving Australia
• Luke Bould Head of Commercial, Football Federation Australia
• Peter Filopoulos, Chief Executive, Perth Glory Football Club
The Business of Sport Summit is being held at the Dockside Conference Centre, Sydney on 15th and 16th March 2016.
More information, including a full list of speakers and online registration, click here to view event details in the Australasian Leisure Management industry Calendar.
12th November 2014 - 2015 BUSINESS OF SPORT SUMMIT PROGRAM COMPLETE AND READY TO VIEW
5th March 2013 - ARU’S BILL PULVER TO ADDRESS BOSS EVENT
Asking a small favour
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?
The news we publish at www.ausleisure.com.au is independent, credible (we hope) and free for you to access, with no pay walls and no annoying pop-up ads.
However, as an independent publisher, can we ask for you to support us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine - if you don't already do so.
Published bi-monthly since 1997, the printed Australasian Leisure Management differs from this website in that it publishes longer, in-depth and analytical features covering aquatics, attractions, entertainment, events, fitness, parks, recreation, sport, tourism and venues management.
Subscriptions cost just $90 a year.
Click here to subscribe.
The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.
Life Fitness Cardio Life Fitness Strength Hammer Strength Group Cycling Rowers Certified Refurbished Freeweights Benches & Racks Flooring Life Fitness is the global leader in the fitness…read more
Over the past 10 years Debitsuccess has been providing expert billing services to businesses across Australia. Debitsuccess is now the largest full service direct debit provider in Australasia,…read more
Pico is a global leader in Total Brand Activation. We specialise in engaging people, creating experiences and activating brands. Leveraging a track record in experience design that spans half a…read more
We are the leading providers of kids fun multi-sports programs for Sport and Recreation Centres. Programs cover twelve common sports as well as Gross Motor Skill Development and suit children from as…read more
Les Mills Asia Pacific Les Mills Asia Pacific (LMAP) have been setting the benchmark for providing professional fitness solutions across Australia and South East Asia since 1996. Our world renowned…read more
SKC Operations Pty Ltd (SKCorp) is an expert retail and marketing services team specialising in sports, leisure, aquatics, fitness, health, wellness & recreation industry. Using proven…read more
At EventPro Software, we are proudly different from our industry competitors. We have a development-driven culture and 20 years’ experience in event, venue, and catering management software,…read more
get listed with our suppliers directory
Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!