Below is a single aggregated point of reference for all the video content that Sports ETA puts out on a regular basis. We welcome content contributions from our membership. If you have an item you would like to submit for inclusion please email

What's your 'why' ?

Meet the new President & CEO of Sports ETA , John David & learn about his ‘why’ and the work that led him here. In this episode...

Business of Sports Tourism Podcast

Sports tourism has become important to destinations around the world, and our team of experts will talk about issues, and interview rights holders and...

The Table Hockey Show

The Old Elliot Cup and Detroit Cup

Harris County-Houston Sports Authority Celebrates 25 Years

Interview with Janis Burke, CEO of the Harris County-Houston Sports Authority.

Ryan Vaughn - Indiana Sports Corp.

Ryan Vaughn talks sports, the tech sector and whether he might ever run for mayor - IBJ Podcast

Recorded Webinar: USA Triathlon Endurance Exchange Conference RFP for 2023 and 2024

Recorded webinar from Thursday, February 3 at 11:30 AM ET. Learn more about Endurance Exchange, the premier annual conference for the sport of tria...

PitchSide From the Plex: Women of Sports Tourism

This episode is a bit self serving as Matt just gets to hang out with his friends.  Matt and Kim are joined this week by Danielle Vincenti, Rache...

SportsTravel - Mike Nishi: Lessons from the Chicago Marathon

As chief operating officer of Chicago Event Management, which organizes the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, Mike Nishi has been ...

Civil Rights and Sport Legacy Past, Present, and Future

As we kick-off the first in-person Sports ETA Annual Symposium in more than 18 months, the opening session will allow attendees pause to learn and ref...

Rev Up the Engine: Sports Events and Tourism Industry Power Panel

Cap off your first day of the 2021 Sports ETA Annual Symposium with a dynamic Q&A discussion with some of the industry's leading voices. Hear ...

College Athletics in a Time of Transition

SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey takes at look at college athletics in a time of transition, addressing topical issues such as conference realignment, Col...

Music City to Motorsports City

You won't want to miss industry veteran and recently named Nashville Superspeedway track President Erik Moses as he shared his experience and expe...

Driving into the Future of Event Management w/ Industry Leaders at the Wheel

Events are changing, and we must, too. Bring your questions to this all-start line-up of industry leaders as small and mid-sized market representative...

It Takes a State: Globe Trotting with the World Games 2022

Join The World Games 2022 Birmingham executive leadership for a discussion on how a major international multi-sport event that hasn’t been in th...

Moving into Sustainability: Tips, Tricks and Case Studies to Leverage the Economic Impact Calculator in Your Destination

Measuring impact of a sporting event is often difficult, but thanks to the Destination’s International Event Impact Calculator’s (EIC) Spo...

RFPs, Partnerships, and Evaluation. Oh, my! The Road to Advocating for Your Sports Market Brand

Understanding nuances of the event life cycle is key to propelling your professional development. This session will dive into three main topics with r...

Rolling into the Future:The changing landscape of events and how to position IPs for greater success

Join industry partners from all facets of sports events and tourism as they host an informative panel with top rights holders to explore the changes i...

Past, Present, and Future: Approaching 50 Years of Title IX

It's hard to believe, but 2022 is the 50th anniversary of the enactment of Title IX. This session will explore the past, present, and future of Ti...

Tourism Improvement Districts: More Funding for Sports Tourism

As tourism recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic, sports commissions and sports-focused DMOs and Sports Commissions will need to find alternative fundin...

Uh oh! Here comes the P.C. Police: A discussion on the value of Inclusive Language

Join Dr. Michelle Allen, Diversity Education Director at the University of Alabama Birmingham for an interactive session on inclusive language and com...

Young Professionals

Keep Your Career on the Move!

Community Group Interest Discussion

College & University Towns

Community Group Interest Discussion

Outdoor Recreation Tourism

2021 Facilities Summit: Expanding Success

Through an Operators View of Various Building Types

2021 Facilities Summit: Tech Advancements

Technological Advancements in Facilities & Venues

2021 Facilities Summit: Facility Sponsorship

An Art & Science Approach to Creative Rev. Generation & Fan Engagement

Webinar: NIRCA Club Running Organization & National Championship Venue Search

Tune in to a recorded webinar from December 15, 2021 to learn more about the National Intercollegiate Running Club Association (NIRCA), the event type...

Smart Cities & Sport 2021 - Building Partnerships

What is the future of major event bidding and hosting?

PitchSide From the Plex

PitchSide From the Plex is back for season 2 and will be focusing on Women in Sports.

Podcast: The Future of High School Sports

Episode seven of our Life In the Front Office podcast series is now available! Listen now to hear from Mark Koski, CMO, Nationa...

Dare to Dream Experience Virtual Event

Dare to Dream is a career exploration, educational and motivational program.

Podcast: The National Senior Games

Episode six of our Life In the Front Office podcast series is now available! Listen now to hear from Marc Riker, Chief Executiv...

We Are All Champions

At the U.S. Center for SafeSport, we see champions everywhere we look. In every sport, on every court, we’re building a foundation to ensure all...

SafeSport | 2020 Annual Report

U.S. Center for SafeSport | 2020 Annual Report.

President and CEO, Al Kidd interviews with Smart Cities and Sports.

The Building Blocks of a Premier Sports Destination

Host City Americas, The Building Blocks of a Premier Sports Destination panel with Dallas Sports Commission. #HCAM2021

Emerging from the perfect storm

Host City Americas, Emerging from the perfect storm with Sports ETA, President and CEO, Al Kidd. #HCAM2021

Podcast: Paralympics Team USA

Episode five of our Life In the Front Office podcast series is now available! Listen now to hear from Julie Dussliere, Chief of...

SportsTravel Podcast: Jimmy Johnson: Fishing, Football and Fox NFL Sunday

Jimmy Johnson coached the Dallas Cowboys to two Super Bowl victories and the University of Miami to a national championship. In August, he’...

ESPN: Feel Good Friday

High school basketball player Gabby Anderson has her own custom shoe company.

Podcast: Shifting Tourism Strategies into Economic Development Strategies

Podcast presented by SportsBusiness Journal with Visit Frisco - Shifting Tourism Strategies into Economic Development Strategies.

Podcast: World Cup Bid Process

Another episode of our Life In the Front Office podcast series powered by Breinfuel is now available! Tune in for a deep dive discussion on the Wor...

The Impact of Threshold 360 Webinar

A partnership webinar with Sports ETA and Threshold 360, led by Seth Lawson, Sales Director, Threshold 360, Jennifer Rothman, International, Domestic ...

Podcast: Preparing for Tokyo

The third episode of our Life In the Front Office podcast series is now available! In this episode, you'll learn how three NGB&#...

The Making of the 2021 NFL Draft

  For more information surrounding the 2021 NFL Draft and other events taking place in Cleveland, visit:

Podcast: Hosting an NFL Draft

Episode 2: Hosting an NFL Draft, featuring David Gilbert, President & CEO, Greater Cleveland Sports Commission and Aubrey Walton, Director, E...

Podcast: The Madness of March Madness

Episode 1: The Madness of March Madness with Ryan Vaughn, President, Indy Sports Corp, and Eric Neuburger, Stadium Director, Lucas Oil Stadium.

Pitchside from the Plex Podcast

Talking soccer and all things sports. Focusing on youth & amateur sports, and the happenings at the Maryland SoccerPlex &Adventist Health...

Industry Leaders Roundtable

A discussion about the lasting impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on youth sports. In this video, we provide insight on how this industry will recover...

USA Triathlon Webinar Recording: Endurance Exchange RFP

Endurance Exchange is requesting proposals of future host venues for the next two years.

Discover Lehigh Valley - Economic Impact of Sports Tourism

Dr. Jennifer Stoll joined DLV to talk about sports tourism and the value it brings to communities across the nation in the form of economic impact, jo...

NCAA Winter 2021 Hosting Opportunities Webinar Recording

In response to COVID-19, the NCAA is transitioning all non-predetermined preliminary round sites to predetermined locations. Details of the new hostin...

International Sports Convention - Sports Events & Tourism - The American Landscape

ISC Virtual Week- Featuring: Al Kidd, Tim Ramsberger, Liese Abili & Terry Hasseltine

Looking Ahead to 2021: U.S. Travel's Latest Forecast

Adam Sacks, president and CEO of Tourism Economics, breaks down the latest Fall 2020 Travel Forecast

Sports Tourism Learning Institute FAQs

Get answers to your STLI questions.

Greater Cleveland Sports Commission

Congratulations Cleveland!

Columbus, GA Sports Council

Congratulations Columbus!

Visit Baton Rouge

Congratulations Baton Rouge!

Visit Knoxville Sports Commission

Congratulations Visit Knoxville Sports Commission!

Rockford Area CVB

Congrats Rockford!

Experience Florida's Sports Coast

Congrats Experience Florida's Sports Coast!

Spokane Sports

Congrats Spokane Sports!

Dale Neuburger, Burson Cohn & Wolfe Sports Practice - North America

Congratulations Burson Cohn & Wolfe Sports Practice - North America!