Schedule

Global Sport Tourism Summit at WTM London
Monday 13:30 – 18:00
7th Nov 2016
Platinum Suite 1
13:30
Introduction & Welcome by Summit MC – Professor Terry Stevens, School of Management, Swansea University.
13:35
The Sport Tourism Opportunity
Keith Wood, Director, W2 Consulting
13:45
Developing a Winning Ambition for Scotland in creating an international Sport Tourism Destination – Stuart Turner, Events Director, EventScotland
14:00
Catalonia and Sport,  A Global Partnership for Sport Tourism – Patrick Torrent Quell, Executive Director, Catalan Tourist Board
14:15
City Engagement ahead of 2019 Cricket World Cup – Paul Smith, Head of City Partnerships – ECB Global Events England and Wales Cricket Board
14:30
Q&A followed by Global Sport Tourism Awards Announcement
WTM Global Sport Tourism Destination Marketing Award
WTM Global Sport Tourism Innovation Award
Sponsored by Swansea University
14:45
Conversation with Stephen Roche, former professional cyclist and owner of Stephen Roche Cycling Holidays & Training Camps. Stephen is a triple crown winner of Tour de France Giro d’Italio and World Championship in 1987.
15:00
Conversation with Dwight Yorke, one of the most successful and prolific goalscorers in the Premier League’s history. He was a key member of Manchester United’s treble-winning 1999 season.
15:15
Q&A followed by Global Sport Tourism Awards Announcement
WTM Global Sport Tourism City
WTM Global Sport Tourism Town 
Sponsored by W2 Consulting
15:30
Tea/Coffee Break
15:45
Creating The Fan Experience, What we can Learn from Sport – Julian Jenkins CEO Fanalyse.com
16:00
Two Weeks in the Year – Activating Paid, Owned & Earned Media for Local & International Audiences – James Ralley, Wimbledon All England Lawn Championships
16:15
Q&A followed by Global Sport Tourism Award Announcements:
WTM Global Sport Tourism Digital Marketing Award
WTM Global Sport Tourism Event Sponsorship Award
Sponsored by Sportcal
16:30
The Premier League Sport Tourism Experience – Tom Cassidy, Head of Tourism, Liverpool FC
16:45
Combining Mass Participation Events and Professional Events, The Destination Benefits – Peter de Wilde, CEO Visit Flanders – Tour of Flanders
17:00
Q&A followed by Global Sport Tourism Award Announcements:
WTM Global Sport Tourism Major Event of the Year Award
WTM Global Sport Tourism Mass Participation Event of the Year Award
Sponsored by Reed Exhibitions
17:15
The Winning Ingredients, A look at destinations who have successfully climbed the City & Nations Sports Index –  Mike Laflin, CEO, Sportcal & selected destinations
17:30
Panel Q&A followed by Final Global Sport Tourism Award Announcement: WTM Global Sport Tourism Impact Award
18:00
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