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#SPORTSBIZZOOM CALLS


At Sports Geek our goal is to connect sports, fans & sponsors.

Right now as an industry we need to stay connected.

Each week we are hosting twice weekly Zoom calls to share problems & solutions to help us all.

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#SportsBiz Zoom calls

SCHEDULE

Twice weekly to cater for sports business executives around the world.

  • Tuesdays 8pm AEST (12pm CEST for Europe/Africa)
  • Wednesdays 10AM AEST (5pm PST for North America)

Topics will change weekly, here is what is coming up (and what you've missed).

  • Apr 15/16 - Engaging sports fans at home
  • Apr 22/23 - Media
  • Apr 28/29 - Digital
  • May 5/6 - Sponsorship
  • May 12/13 - Stadium & Venues
  • May 19/20 - Mobile
  • May 26/27 - Grassroots Sports
  • June 2/3 - Digital
  • June 9/10 - CRM/Data
  • June 16/17 - Membership/Ticketing
  • June 23/24 - Esports & Gaming
  • June 30/July 1 - Broadcast
  • July 7/8 - Sponsorship
  • July 14/15 - Grassroots Sports
  • July 21/22 - Digital
  • July 28/29 - Stadiums & Venues
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FORMAT

We have been refining the #SportsBizZoom calls format from general discussion to a facilitated discussion lead by Sean Callanan. This is not a webinar, this is a conversation with your peers get ready to get involved with questions and solutions.

Here is the format #SportsBizZoom calls has evolved to:

  • Welcome & Intros - welcome newcomers to the call
  • Networking Breakout - meetup in smaller breakout rooms
  • Group Discussion - tackle questions and issues in ticketing & membership
  • Breakout Challenge - discuss a challenge in breakout room
  • Challenge Discussion - share insights from your breakout room
  • Wrap up & recommended reads - share books & podcasts you are reading <-- THIS Bring a book to share!

Join the open and honest conversations on #SportsBizZoom calls much like those that happen at networking events that we all miss so much.

#SportsBizZoom call attendees

WHO ATTENDS?

If you work in sports for a league, team, stadium, sports organisation you are more than qualified and welcome to attend.

Over 400 sports business executives have joined a #SportsBizZoom call since we started them in April, here is a profile of why people attend and who they are:

  • Topic Driven - drawn in via the topic to share and learn from others. eg CRM & Data folk attended data & ticketing topics
  • Learners & Networkers - executives looking to broaden knowledge during this period, they turn up each week to learn & network.
  • Podcast Guests - each week Sean will invite Sports Geek podcast guests that can contribute to the conversation
  • Leagues & Teams - attendees across major USA leagues (NBA, NFL, NHL, MLB, MLS) , European football (EPL, La Liga) and Australian/NZ sports scene (AFL, NRL, Cricket, NBL, Netball and more)

Want to know who attends each week? Follow Sean Callanan on LinkedIn for weekly posts welcoming new executives to #SportsBizZoom calls.

Why are we doing this?

EVERYONE has been affected by COVID-19.

Sports industry is hurting.

But we will fight back.

The fans will return to the stands.

We are in this together and we will be ready.

Listen to this podcast on why Sean Callanan thinks sports will bounce back post COVID-19

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