Recent Events

Venuetize and LAFC Ask me Anything – Sports Innovation Lab

May 28, 2020 – 3PM EST

Craig Duncan, Venuetize and Christian Lau, LAFC sit down with Sports Innovation Lab to discuss how technology is creating a safer and contactless experience in venues.

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Consumer Behaviors in the Sports Industry

May 28, 2020 – 1PM EST

In this insightful virtual panel, ALSD members hear from Karri Zaremba, Justin Wood, Russ Simons, and Jenny Dinnen about the ongoing evolution of consumer behaviors and how it impacts sports and entertainment returning from a temporary shutdown.

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Past Events

ALSD Conference and Tradeshow

June 21 – 24, 2020

Since 1990, the annual ALSD Conference and Tradeshow has always been a little bit different, a constantly evolving feast of networking, education, and entertainment. No two years have been the same. And 2020 in Dallas-Fort Worth will be no different, as we will bring our attendees, exhibitors, sponsors, and guests many more surprises and delights. The Sports Sales Training Forum and Sports Venue Design & Build Forum run concurrently with the ALSD Conference and Tradeshow. All ALSD attendees are welcome to join any and all of these programs.

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Leaders in Sports

May 18 – 21, 2020

4 days, 6 events, 6 venues. The only stateside event to unite the North American and European sport business industries through an international speaker line-up and representatives from more than 30 different countries.

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THE PLAYERS Championship

March 10-15, 2020


THE PLAYERS Championship is an annual golf tournament on the PGA TOUR hosted in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL.

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MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference

March 6 – 7, 2020


The conference goal is to provide a forum for industry professionals (executives and leading researchers) and students to discuss the increasing role of analytics in the global sports industry. MIT Sloan is dedicated to fostering growth and innovation in this arena, and the conference enriches opportunities for learning about the sports business world. The conference is open to anyone interested in sports.

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NYVC & Boston VC Sports Cocktail Event

March 6, 2020 – 9PM

The 6th Annual NYVC Sports and Boston VC Sports Cocktail event will take place on at the Liberty Hotel and include many of the top sports/media industry executives.

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DCA Live’s Red Hot Entrepreneurs

Feb 26, 2020


DCA Live will celebrate the great entrepreneurial talent in the DC region and the strong community that has supported their success.  Our Co-Founder and CEO, Jon Romm, will be honored as well as other founders and CEOs who are creating enormous value and propelling the DC tech community.

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Tampa Bay Inno Startups to Watch 2020

February 19, 2020

A collection of Tampa Bay companies that have been featured in the 2020 ‘Startups to Watch’ list, as well as those who have made the list in the past.

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