POSTED: Thursday July 21st 2011

Chairman of Americas Cup confirmed in speaker line up for ISEM 2011

Richard Worth, Chairman of the Americas Cup Event Authority is the latest speaker to join the International Sports Event Management Conference, on 12-13 October in London.

Richard will present a keynote speech on the all new 2013 Americas Cup Format, entitled ‘Re-inventing Itself for 2013, How Is the Americas Cup Transforming the Sport?” The presentation will discuss the strategies implemented that are helping to boost the sport and increase global awareness. Richard will speak on the innovations introduced to attract more sponsors, the cost cutting measures in place and how they are using breakthrough technology to transform how sailing can be televised.

Richard will be joined by Paul Deighton, CEO of London 2012, Dmitry Chernyshenko, CEO of Sochi 2014, Matthew Osman, Commercial Director of FIBA, David Grevemberg from Glasgow 2014, Campbell Jamieson, Commercial Director of the International Cricket Council, and many more.

The International Sports Event Management Conference is the sixth edition of the series and is an event focused on event management challenges when running major sports events. ISEM attracts over 250 representatives from local organising committees, international federations, government officials, service providers and suppliers to major sports events from around the world. With a reputation for some of the highest level speakers in the international sports event industry, it sets the bar.

2011’s Conference in October will include case studies from the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup, the forthcoming 2012 London Olympic Games, Sochi Winter Olympic Games in 2014, the 2011 IAAF World Championships in Korea as well as FIFA World Cup 2014, Euro 2012 and the Rio Olympics in 2016.

The 2011 ISEM Awards are co-located with the Conference and recognise excellence in major sports events. View further information and updates on

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