This week’s edition features the latest in Virtual Reality in the Premier League, Jim White's yellow tie on Twitter as well as an embarrassing marketing blunder for Spurs. Enjoy!
Soccerex are delighted to launch the Conference Concept for the Soccerex Asian Forum, Qatar, 4th-5th December. The Forum will tackle a wide range of topics from regional topics such as delivering major events, commercial growth and performance.
Soccerex are delighted to launch the Conference Concept for the Soccerex Global Convention 2017, taking place at the Manchester Central Convention Complex, 4-6 September. The Conference will tackle a wide range of topics from stadia design, sponsorship, international investment to the latest in performance technology and the rise of fan generated content.
The Soccerex Asian Forum drew to a close last week, with delegates returning home to reflect on two busy days of networking, business conversations and insight on Qatar’s preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ and the development of the Asian football industry. They can also look forward to further opportunities in 2017 following the confirmation that the Asian Forum will return to Doha on 4-5 December next year.
Our weekly round up collects the week's best football business stories in one place. This week’s edition features the exciting launch of football's own digital content platform, Roma's new sustainability drive, an update on the stadium which won't be hosting the England team but will be staging the 2022 World Cup final and further strategy development at Adidas as they enhance their focus on the women's game.
Legendary former Barcelona and Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez and Nasser Al Khater, the Assistant Secretary General for Tournament Affairs for the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy are the latest names confirmed for the Soccerex Asian Forum, taking place in Doha, Qatar, 5-6 December. Al Khater will be talking about preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ in Qatar and Xavi will be discussing, how the tournament – and football in general – has the power to change and enhance lives across the Middle East.
Against the tragic backdrop of founder Duncan Revie’s untimely passing, Soccerex are proud to report that the Soccerex Global Convention 2016 – the first Soccerex event held without Duncan present – successfully hit both delegate and exhibitor targets and received widespread praise from the football industry.
The second day of the Soccerex Global Convention began with some of the biggest stories in the game unfolding elsewhere.
Formed in 2006, Soccer Without Borders is a charitable foundation that is using football as a force for good. With successful programmes running both in the US and abroad, the organisation aims to use the sport to create a sense of community and further the educations of underprivileged children. The foundation’s co-founder Mary McVeigh tells George Dudley about its decade of work and future plans.
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