SOCCEREX USA - 15-16 NOVEMBER 2018

Soccerex returns to the USA to host a soccer business convention in Miami on 15-16 November 2018 in the state-of-the-art Marlins Park, the home of the Miami Marlins Major League Baseball franchise.

Sponsored by the London Football Exchange (LFE) and with the support of an Advisory Board including senior members of Concacaf, MLS and US Soccer, Soccerex USA provides two days of unrivaled commercial, networking and learning opportunities for thousands of soccer business professionals.

Soccerex USA 2018

15-16 November 2018 | Miami
1400+
Delegates
80+
Exhibitors
400+
Rights Holders
18+
Hours of Insight
40+
Countries
63%
C-Level or Director
27+
Hours of Networking
40+
Expert Speakers

Speakers

Join us in Miami to learn from leading senior football industry specialists with expertise in areas such as business strategy, broadcasting, stadia, grassroots, club soccer and new media.

Victor Montagliani
Concacaf President
FIFA Vice President
Don Garber
Major League Soccer
Commissioner
Landon Donovan
USMNT
Former International
Carlos Cordeiro
US Soccer
President
Amanda Duffy
NWSL
Managing Director
Jorge Mas
Inter Miami
Co-owner
Charlie Stillitano
Relevent
Executive Chairman
Paul Barber
Brighton & Hove Albion
CEO
Daniel Sillman
Relevent
CEO
Gerard Houllier
Former Football Coach
Title Winning
Yon de Luisa
FMF
President
Jason Roberts
Concacaf
Development Director
Javier Tebas
LaLiga
President
Karina LeBlanc
Concacaf
Head, Women's Football
Esteve Calzada
Prime Time Sport
CEO
Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein
AFDP Global
Founder
Amanda Vandervort
Major League Soccer
VP of Fan Engagement
Juan Sebastian Verón
Estudiantes
Chairman
Alexi Lalas
Former USMNT
Soccer Analyst, FOX Sports
John Guppy
Gilt Edge Soccer Marketing
President & Founder
Tiago Pinto
Gatorade
Global Marketing Director
Pedro Malabia
LaLiga
Women´s Football Director
Cinto Ajram
Johan Cruyff Institute
Consulting Manager
Philippe Moggio
Concacaf
General Secretary
Jimmy Conrad
USMNT
Former International
Lori Lindsey
USWNT
Former International
Luis Hernandez
Mexico
Former International
Manolo Zubiria
Concacaf
Chief of Football Officer
Jake Edwards
United Soccer League
President
Ben Jacobs
ESPN FC
Commentator
Kevin Payne
US Club Soccer
CEO
David Hornby
Mailman Group
VP of Sport
James Dickens
Goal
Global Editor-In-Chief
Phil Lynch
Manchester United
CEO of Media
Gustavo Grossi
River Plate
Sports Director
Mike Golub
Portland Timbers
President of Business
Jerome De Chaunac
Paris Saint-Germain
MD Americas
Rudolf Vidal
FC Bayern Munich
President Americas
Niki Budalic
Orlando City SC
GM, Soccer Operations
Arturo De La Fuente
Club America
MD, US Office
Marc Horine
Copa90
GM Americas
Ronald de Boer
Ajax Youth Academy
Coach
Felix Fernandez
Univision Deportes
Host
Rodolfo D'Onofrio
River Plate
President
Francis X. Suarez
City of Miami
Mayor
Miguel Angel Loor
Liga Pro (LPFE)
President
James Ruth
Soccer United Marketing
Senior Director, Properties
Felix Welling
VfL Wolfsburg
Head of Corporate Development
Fernando Roitman
CIES Sports Intelligence
Manager
Earl Cochrane
Canada Soccer
Chief Strategy & Development Officer

ADVISORY BOARD

A group of successful and experienced sports and business specialists have joined Soccerex as advisors to deliver an insightful conference programme at Soccerex USA.

Ben Grossman
Minnesota United
Co-owner
Court Jeske
Nashville SC
CEO
Daniel Cravo
Cravo, Pastl & Balbuena
Senior Partner
David Dein
The FA & Arsenal
Former Vice Chairman
Deco
D20 Sports
CEO
Eduardo Borges
MP & Silva
Consultant
Gary Stevenson
MLS Business Ventures
President & MD
Gerard Houllier
Red Bull
Head of Global Football
Mayi Cruz Blanco
The FBA
Professor
Philippe Moggio
Concacaf
General Secretary
Sonia Bien-Aime
Turks & Caicos FA
President
Trevor Watkins
Pinsent Masons
Global Head of Sports
Dan Flynn
US Soccer
CEO
Óscar Mayo
LaLiga | International
Development Director
Domingos Soares de Oliveira
Benfica Group
CEO

Here’s a selection of organisations that attended past Soccerex events

Serie A
CONCACAF
Major League Soccer
Manchester City FC
Google
NBA
Manchester United FC
Bundesliga
Coca-Cola
Ligue 1
LaLiga
The Premier League
Juventus
US Soccer Federation
YouTube
Napoli FC
Arsenal FC
MLB
PSG
Barcelona FC
Club Atlético de Madrid
Chelsea FC
NHL
Real Madrid CF

Social

At Soccerex, we recognize the importance of more relaxed networking environments and Soccerex USA will provide an unforgettable social evening in Miami allowing delegates to unwind and build on the new friendships and business relationships that have been forged during the day.

HAPPY HOUR
Networking Cafe @ Marlins Park
15 November - 17:30 - 18:30
16 November - 17:00 - 18:00
Time to head to the Networking Cafe to relax, have a drink and continue to network immediately after the final conference session of the day.

SOCIAL EVENING - SPONSORED BY AVERY DENNISON
Rooftop Pool @ InterContinental Miami
15 November - 19:30 - 22:00
With a stunning view of the Miami skyline, the Social Evening is a chance for all delegates to continue their days networking over refreshments and live music.

LUNA LOUNGE
Toro Toro @ InterContinental Miami
14-16 November - Open till late
The Luna Lounge provides the perfect location for delegates to continue networking late into the evening.

Get Involved

Whether you are a one man band or a large multi-national corporation, we offer a variety of ways for your company to grow your presence in the football industry. Please see below the different packages we offer:

Delegate Exhibitor Sponsor
All core networking opportunities at the exhibition
All conference panels and workshops
All networking breaks
Social evening
Online Networking Tool within the Event App
Dedicated account management
Additional advertising benefits
Dedicated area for meetings and promotion
Introduction to key stakeholders Upgrade Available
Opportunity to attend SoccerMatch Upgrade Available

MEDIA ACCREDITATION

World-class soccer leaders and players will be joining us at Soccerex USA in Miami this year. If you are interested in covering this important industry event for TV, radio, print or digital media, please fill out the media accreditation form to apply. All applications will be reviewed and contacted from September 1st onward.

Travel and Accommodation

VENUE 

Soccerex USA 2018 will be hosted at state-of-the-art Marlins Park, home of MLB franchise Miami Marlins at 501 Marlins Way, Miami, FL 33125, USA. 

TRAVEL

Sir Stanley Matthews Travel (SSMT) are the Official Travel Supporter of Soccerex and can organise your full travel itinerary including flights, accommodation, transfers and support with any visas.

To take advantage of exclusive event rates, please visit the Event Travel Portal or contact SSMT on [email protected] or +44 203 657 9748.

ACCOMMODATION

The Official HQ Hotel for Soccerex USA 2018 will be the InterContinental Miami. Located in the heart of Biscayne Bay and Downtown Miami, the hotel is 10 minutes away by car from Marlins Park and Soccerex attendees will have access to exclusive event rates via our Travel Supporter. The Social Events will also be hosted here.

EVENT PARTNERS

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Platinum Partners

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