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IIFX conference looks to new future of sports

The Innovation Institute for Fan Experience (IIFX) is set to host the Innovative Pathway to the Future of Sports & Entertainment International Virtual Conference and Expo in November.

The event will have a special emphasis on best practices and solutions related to Covid-19.

The agenda features an impressive array of diverse sports and entertainment industry professionals and organisations focusing on the common challenge of adapting and innovating into a possible new fan experience and management paradigm.

As we look to the future, the focus of the conference is to share best practices and lessons learned in health safety, operations, management and security.

Re-imagining the new paradigm is extremely critical and more timely than ever, which is why the Innovation Institute will present a line-up of thought leaders who are experiencing early stages of the anticipated “new normal” world.

They are pioneering how sports and entertainment will function in the years to come.

The cadre of outstanding speakers will analyse the advancements of carrying out a future business model and how these operational methods will shape the sports and entertainment risk and future landscape.

The event will examine the most pertinent ramifications, challenges, the most important trends and events that are shaping both industries. It will focus on innovative strategies that might become more significant in driving the return of fans as well as keeping them safe and engaged.

The virtual conference and expo environment will be innovative and engaging, delivering an elite line-up of speakers, interactive networking opportunities, an Expo with the latest technology solutions, and an exceptional educational experience for those looking to stay ahead of the innovation curve.

The impressive line-up of speakers includes Dr. Til Jolly – Chief Medical Officer, Aveshka; Dr. Thom Mayer – Medical Director, National Football League Players AssociationMatt Kastel – President, Stadium Managers Association, USA; Jim Mercurio – Executive Vice President and General Manager, Levi Stadium.

Innovative Pathway to the Future of Sports & Entertainment International Virtual Conference & Expo will run from 17-18 November 2020.