Elevating Your Media Relations Efforts, presented by Loren Chylla, Adcom, Kevin Kleps, Crain's Cleveland Business, Stephanie Jarvis, Ideadstream, Denise Polverine, WKYC, and Rob McBurnett, Cleveland Browns.
eSport and Contemporary Medical Issues, presented by Ohio University.
Social and Digital Engagement in Sports Events & Tourism, presented by Ian Jones, Blue Jeans Technology, Carl Thomas, Hookit, and Jackie Reau, Game Day Communications.
Leading Self and Leading Others, presented by Tim Reynolds and Tammy Reynolds
Hearing Their Story and Telling Yours, Neelay Bhatt, and Dr. Heather Lawrence Benedict, Ohio University.
Beneficial Impacts of Sport Tourism, presented by Rick Burton, David B. Falk Professor of Sport Management at Syracuse University, Mike Laflin, CEO of Sportcal Global Communications, and John Siner of Why Sports Matters in Orlando
RFPs and the Bid Process, presented by Beth Porreca, US Lacrosse; Micah Rice, USA Cycling; Roland Rivera, Triple Crown Sports; Matt Dunn, Palm Coast and the Flagler Beaches; Frank Lett, Kingsport Convention & Visitors Bureau; and Monica Paul, Dallas Sports Commission
Building Your Brand, presented by Stacey Watson
Strategic Crisis Management, presented by Dr. Daniel Diermeier
The Ins and Outs of Arena Operations, various presenters
Solutions to Event-Based Housing, various presenters, moderated by Bill Geist
You've Got the Bid, Now What? presented by Allison Melangton and Tara Green, CSEE
Working with Sports Facilities presented by Greg Fante, CSEE
The A to Z's of Bidding presented by Dale Neuburger, TSE Consulting
Sponsorship Development and Sales presented by James Kahler, Ohio University and AJ Maestas, Navigate Marketing
Economic Impact presented by Don Schumacher & Pat Rishe, Sportsimpacts
Housing Trends presented by Mike Anderson, Visit Charlotte; Mike Hill, Hilton Hotels Worldwide; Billy Boss, Best Western International
Disney’s Approach to Quality Service presented by Dennis Frare, Disney Institute
Impact of Social Media on Sport, Event and Destination Marketing presented by David Serino, Gammet Interactive
People Management presented by Dennis Frare, Disney Institute
Fishing with a Pirate: Brutal Realities of the Marketplace and Real Solutions for Getting and Staying Ahead presented by Rick Jones, FishBait Marketing
Inspired Creative Leadership presented by Dennis Frare, Disney Institute
The Power of Nice presented by Jeff Cochran, Shapiro Negotiations Institute
Internet Marketing for the Sports Event Industry presented by Susan Sweeney
Speak and Be Heard! presented by Anthony Huey, Reputation Management Associates
Creating a Strategic Plan with Teeth presented by Bill Geist, ZeitGeist Consulting
Media Relations Workshop: Communicate with Power presented by Anthony Huey, Reputation Management Associates
Funding and Financial Controls presented by Jack Kelly, World Games 2010 Foundation, Inc.
eMarketing: A Universe of Choices presented by Bill Geist, ZeitGeist Consulting
Legal Issues and Considerations in Event Management presented by Joe Terry, Dinsmore & Shohl, LLP and Bob Newman, SMG
Coordination of Volunteers presented by Bill Hanson, San Antonio Sports Foundation; Rob Marron, Greater Cleveland Sports Commission; Jack Ankerson, Hampton Roads Sports Commission; Ray Hoyt, 2007 National Senior Games, Inc.
Risk Management presented by Pat O'Connor, City Securities
The Bid Process presented by Greg Moore, National Senior Games; Greg Harney, USOC Managing Director
Housing Issues presented by Don Anderson, Executive Program in Destination Management - IACVB; and John Anthony, Anthony Travel
presented by Jim Etzel, Sports One; Jack Hughes, Gainesville Sports Organizing Committee; Mike Sullivan, Jacksonville Sports & Entertainment; Charlie Spiegel, Overland Park Sports & Entertainment Alliance
Sales and Marketing presented by Jamey Rootes, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, Houston Texans
Presented by Brooks Downing, Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Sports Marketing, Game Seven Sports Marketing
Community Relations presented by Brian Goin, PGA Tour; Marc Bush, Greensboro Sports Commission; Graham Morris, Palm Beach County Sports Commission
Internet Marketing presented by Ryan Clark, ExactTarget; Greg Ayers, South Bend Regional Sports Commission; Drew Mahalic, Oregon Sports Authority
Bait the Hook to Suit the Fish and Not the Fisherman - How to Catch More Events and Sponsors? presented by Rick Jones, FishBait MarketingManaging a Non-Profit presented by John Bisignano, Disney's Wide World of Sports and Rick Hatcher, Lexington Area Sports Authority
Event Sponsorship:What's in it for Everyone? presented by Matt Shank, Northern Kentucky University
Marketing Plans presented by Lou Turley, Western Kentucky University
Personal Selling presented by Greg Marshall, Oklahoma State University
Strategic Marketing presented by Kirk Wakefield, Baylor University
Excellence Through E-Service presented by K. Douglas Hoffman, Colorado State University
Enhancing Creativity: Individual and Team Perspective presented by Scott Kelley, University of Kentucky