Sports

March 13-16

Convergence Track

The Sports Track explores the future of competition from a cultural, philosophical, and technological perspective. Topics will include how esports challenge our traditional understanding of competitive athletes, big data’s role in revolutionizing various areas within the sports industry, and reimagining the state of fan engagement.


2019 Featured Session, Adaptive Athletics: The Rise of the Super Athlete? - Photo by Denise Enriquez

2019 Featured Session, Adaptive Athletics: The Rise of the Super Athlete? - Photo by Denise Enriquez

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Athletic Entrepreneurship: The Pursuit of the Modern Day Athlete

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The Future of the North American Soccer Experience

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2019 SPEAKER HIGHLIGHTS

Heartbeat of American Sports Fan - Ed Romaine - 2019 - Photo by Sarah Craig

Ed Romaine

Chief Brand Officer

Bleacher Report

Future Of Basketball - Chris Bosh - 2019 - Photo by Hans Watson

Chris Bosh

CEO

CB1 Enterprises

Storytelling in Sports-How to Make Good Sh-t - Kate Fagan - 2019 - Photo by Kumi Otani

Kate Fagan

New York Times bestselling author

Storytelling in Sports-How to Make Good Sh-t - Dexton Deboree - 2019 - Photo by Kumi Otani

Dexton Deboree

Writer, Director, Producer

Unbanned: The Legend Of AJ1

Storytelling in Sports-How to Make Good Sh-t - Gotham Chopra - 2019 - Photo by Kumi Otani

Gotham Chopra

Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer

Religion Of Sports

Leveling Playing Field - Danita Johnson - 2019 - Photo by Katie Marriner

Danita Johnson

President & COO

Los Angeles Sparks

Leveling Playing Field - Oris Stuart - 2019 - Photo by Katie Marriner

Oris Stuart

Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

NBA

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