Agenda

Against a backdrop of a gradual post-pandemic recovery, and the continuing rise in valuations of US sport clubs, which has attracted increasing interest from private equity, hedge fund managers and other big investors, the Business of Sport US Summit will explore the fast-changing, disruptive forces shaping the future of the sports economy, including the battle for viewers between traditional media and streaming platforms, the increasing player power, the evolving landscape for sports consumer brands, the opportunities around legalised gambling, and much more.

Sports and finance - Dealmaking, negotiations, and the future of sports ownership

Sports and labor - Free agency, NIL reform, and the rise in athlete power

Sports, media and technology - Live sports as the streaming wars kingmaker

Sports and consumer industries - Brand culture amid societal upheaval

Sports and gambling - Cashing in on the betting boom

US investment in European soccer - Seeking the next value play