Sports Summit

May 29-30, 2019

We build this invitation-only gathering to inspire our community, impact our franchises and share innovative ideas. Designed “by Sports Leaders, for Sports Leaders,” this exclusive, collaborative event is our opportunity to discuss our most important issues and challenges in a safe setting and to write the playbook for future success.

Governing Body

Governing Body members are responsible for the strategic direction of the Global Sports Summit. The support and participation of franchise leaders ensures that each of the conference sessions, speakers and best practice vendor sponsors are relevant, timely and structured to deliver maximum value.

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David Blitzer

Co-Managing Partner Philadelphia 76ers, New Jersey Devils, Crystal Palace FC

Edward L. Cohen

Principal Owner Washington Nationals

Jerry Colangelo

Former Owner Arizona Diamondbacks & Phoenix Suns, Former Chairman USA Basketball, Chairman Basketball Hall of Fame, Special Consultant Philadelphia 76ers

Clark Hunt

Chairman & CEO Kansas City Chiefs & FC Dallas

Stan Kroenke

Owner Los Angeles Rams, Colorado Avalanche, Denver Nuggets, Colorado Rapids, Majority Shareholder Arsenal Football Club

Joe Lacob

Co-Executive Chairman, CEO & Governor Golden State Warriors

Jerry Reinsdorf

Chairman Chicago Bulls & Chicago White Sox

Stephen M. Ross

Chairman & Managing General Partner Miami Dolphins

Al Guido

President San Francisco 49ers

Luc Robitaille

President, Business Operations Los Angeles Kings


All topics and speakers have been nominated and verified by members of the Governing Body to ensure a meaningful and thought-provoking agenda.


All sponsoring partners must be nominated and verified by members of the Governing Body to enable participation. As a sponsoring partner of the Global Sports Summit, participation is all access with no restrictions to attend sessions or take part in the collaborative environment.

Title Sponsors

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Presenting Sponsors

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Other Sponsors

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Omni Frisco Hotel at The Star
11 Cowboys Way, Frisco, TX 75034


Attendance is by invitation only. Registrants will be granted confirmation based upon qualifications as a professional sports leader at the Owner, Front Office Executive, and General Manager level. Registrants who do not meet that criteria may attend if they are speakers on the agenda or via a verifiable invitation from a member of the Governing Body.


No media, no fans, no resumes. Just us.