#FECD18 Panel Schedule Released
We are now just days away from #FECD18, and the excitement is building. 120 sports business and marketing professionals will descend on the Aviva Stadium on March 28th for a day of fun, learning and networking at the Fan Engagement Conference, Dublin.
OTT, Digital trends, Facebook data leaks (aren’t we on trend), eSports and much more will be covered on the day with amazing speakers sharing their insights.
Limited tickets are still available via our Eventbrite page. We look forward to seeing you at the Aviva!
For more information, check out our dedicated FEC Dublin page where you can also vote for the best Irish sporting organisation for Fan Engagement in this past year. Should you wish to download the schedule, it is also available as a pdf here.
FEC Dublin, 28th March 2018 – Schedule of Panels
8.45am – 9.30am
Registration and Networking
9.30am – 10.10am
Where’s your head at – a look at what is coming in Sport and Engagement
Chair: Oisin Langan – Newstalk
Scott McLeod – Head of Engagement, Everton FC
Vishnu Kumar – Head of Digital – CPL50
Barry Cunningham – Digital Marketing manager, IRFU
10.10am – 10.50am
Is OTT the future of sport viewing consumption?
Chair: Colm Ó Méalóid – COO, Sportego
Marcus Ó Buachalla – Head of Communication, Leinster Rugby
Paul Morgan – Head of Communication, Aviva Rugby
Seamus Kenny – Meath GAA
Coffee break & networking 10.50am – 11.05am
11.05am – 11.45pm
Data, capturing insights and the importance of GDPR….. for dummies
Chair: James Dickens – Head of Data, Sportego
Fiona Green – MD Winners CRM
Bas Schnater – CRM & Fan Engagement Coordinator, AZ Alkmaar
Daniel McGeachie – CRM & Digital Manager, Bradford City
11.45pm – 12.05pm
Keynote with Matt Lynch of Venue Inc.
“Delivering Experience through Front-Line Brand Ambassadors – A Case Study with examples from the NFL, Wembley Stadium, Atlanta Braves & Walt Disney Company”
12.05pm – 12.45pm
The Celtic Way – a chat with Kerry Keenan and Gordon Kaye
Chaired by Rob Hartnett – Sport for Business
Fan Engagement Award Presentation followed by Lunch & Networking break until 1.30pm
1.30pm – 2.00pm
The Jon Burkhart Show
Jon Burkhart – TBC Global
2pm – 2.40pm
Social Media for Sportspeople
Chair: Dr Olivia Hurley – Assistant Prof. Sport Psychology IADT & UCD
Colin Jackson – Olympic Silver Medallist, Champion Sportsman & Motivational Speaker
Valerie Mulcahy – Cork GAA
Sene Naoupu – Women’s Irish Rugby Player & PSG Teneo
2.40pm – 3pm – short Networking Break
3pm – 3.35pm
When Rob meet Niamh and Mark – Fan Experience vs Fan Ownership?
Chair: Rob Hartnett – Sport for Business
Mark Bradley – Fan Experience Co
Niamh O’Mahony – Supporters Direct
3.35pm – 4.05pm
Is eSports now mainstream in the UK/Ireland?
Chair: Jonny Madill – Sheridans
Malph Minns – Strive Sponsorship
Bryan McNamara – Raid GG
Adam Whyte – GOAT Agency
4.05pm – 4.35pm
Staying relevant – how can event-driven sports capture digital space?
Chair: Oisin Langan, Newstalk
Derek Kinnevey – Head of Communication, Paralympics Ireland
Fiona Hynes, Head of Communication, Special Olympics International (Europe Eurasia)
Mark Brooks, Marketing Manager, Belfast Giants
4.35 – 5pm
Keynote with Geoff Wilson of Geoff Wilson Consultancy
“Using Sport as a platform for community engagement”