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January 2017
Free - €25

Imagining Sports Tourism

January 26 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am
Mansion House,
Dawson Street
Dublin 2, Ireland

The next meeting of our Sports Tourism Group will take place at Fire Restaurant on Dawson Street in Dublin on Thursday, January 26th. We will be looking back on lessons learned from the Sports Tourism Event of 2016, the College Football Classic with Padraic O’Kane, ahead to some of the key developments that will be happening in Ireland and further afield in 2017, and focussing on one particular area of potential growth, that of Adventure Racing with Oliver Kirwan of Elite Event…

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February 2017

Women in Sport Leadership

February 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Dublin Location TBC,

Our Leadership Group on advancing the cause of Women in Sport will meet on February 9th to explore initiatives arising from our Teaming Up for Women in Sport event in Dublin in late 2016. See what emerged from that day of learning, sharing and insight from leaders in sport across Ireland and Britain.   Share List

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Future of Sports Facilities

February 9 - February 10
Helix Theatre, DCU,

The International Swimming Pool & Leisure Centre Conference will draw experts from around the world and is coming to Ireland for the first time through the networking abilities of Gar Holohan (above right), Chair of the Aura Holohan Group and President of the Sports Committee of the International Union of Architects. The agenda will include presentations and open discussion on best practice in planning, design and operation of sports facilities with ‘Innovation’ as the central theme. It is being hosted…

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UCD Women in Leadership

February 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
UCD O’Reilly Hall,
Belfield Campus
Dublin 4, Ireland

The question of leadership for Women in sport will be aired as part of a prestigious UCD Leadership conference taking place on Thursday, February 9th. Cork Dual Star and 2015 winner of the irish Times / Sport Ireland Sportswomen of the Year Rena Buckley will be joined in a panel discussion looking at this issue by Sarah O’Connor, Head of Sport at Wilson Hartnell, Sharon Hutchinson, Founder of sportswomen.ie and Rob Hartnett, Founder of Sport for Business. The Conference, sponsored…

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Irish Sponsorship Summit 2017

February 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Croke Park Stadium,

The seventh Irish Sponsorship Summit takes place at Croke Park on Thursday, February 16th and Sport for Business is once more pleased to be a partner. Sport for Business members can get an additional €50 discount off the cost of your ticket by quoting code S4B2017 at time of booking. You can register your attendance right here. 8.15   Opening Remarks Colette Sexton, Emcee, Sunday Business Post 8.20   “What’s the Story” Branded Content, Storytelling and Sponsorship – Extracting Maximum Value from…

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March 2017

National Sports Law Competition

March 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wembley Stadium,
London, United Kingdom

Sport for Business is a partner of the UK’s second National Sports Law Negotiation Competition taking place at Wembley Stadium in London on Wednesday, March 1st. 20 teams from Universities across Britain and Ireland will take part and be judges for their skills in negotiation by a panel of expertts including the Football Association Head of Legal Services Mark Ives, UK Sport Head of Governance Jane Purdon, Rugby Football Union Legal Counsel Stuart Tennant and Rob Hartnett, Founder of Sport…

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British Irish Chamber Sports

March 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sport for Business is a member of the Culture, Arts, Sport and Tourism Committee of the British Irish Chamber of Commerce. The group is devoted to building relationships between the two countries through the ties that best unite us in heart and mind. The next meeting of the Committee takes place on Wednesday, March 3rd and we will report for members afterwards on what opportunities might emerge. If you have any thoughts on how BREXIT might impact upon the sporting…

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Live Experience Round Table

March 22 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Dublin Location TBC,

Our Sport for Business Members Round Table for March will focus on the Live Experience of sporting events. We will look at international trends and developments in the experience delivered to spectators at major live events. We will also table research into the motivations to keep people coming to live events at a time when the ‘at home’ experience is becoming ever stronger. We have some very special guests flying over from the UK to share their insights for what…

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March 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Butler House,
16 Patrick Street
Kilkenny, Ireland
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Sport for Business is a partner with Sportego in the 2017 FECKK Conference – That’s Fan Engagement Conference Kilkenny rather than a Father Ted pastiche. We will have speakers over from across Europe looking at the way the best clubs get connected to their fans. These will include Adrian Bevington, former director of Communications at the FA and Joaquim Cardona who was Head of Digital at Barcelona. Sport for Business members can avail of a 20% discount on the cost…

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April 2017
€40 - €80


April 26 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
National Sports Campus,
Dublin 16, Ireland
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Leinster and Ireland Rugby star Rob Kearney and Olympian Thomas Barr, together with their agents David McHugh and Sinead Galvin are the latest additions to those who will be sharing insight on how sport and business can work best together at Partners 17 taking place at the National Sports Campus on Wednesday morning, April 26th. Secure one of the few remaining places here, prices from only €40. They will join brand leaders from Allianz, AIG, Nissan and Electric Ireland in…

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