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The Sports ETA Symposium is the annual meeting of the Sports Events & Tourism Association, the only non-profit 501(c)3 association for the sports events and tourism industry in the United States. Hundreds of sport tourism professionals and industry partners gather to exchange time, resources, strategies, solutions, and more. The Symposium features dozens of education sessions, countless networking opportunities, and business development appointments in the Sports Marketplace, all to help our members produce measurable ROI for their organization, elevate their sports events, and improve the quality of life in their destinations.

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31st annual Sports ETA Symposium
May 8-11, 2023
Kansas City, MO
Hosted by Visit KC and the Kansas City Sports Commission

32nd annual Sports ETA Symposium
April 23-25, 2024
Portland, Oregon
Hosted by Travel Portland and Sport Oregon

33rd annual Sports ETA Symposium 
April 14-17, 2025
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Hosted by Tulsa Sports Commission

34th annual Sports ETA Symposium 
April 21-23, 2026 
Las Vegas, Nevada
Hosted by Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority


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