Kyriaki Kaplanidou

Associate Professor/Graduate Coordinator · University of Florida

Kyriaki Kaplanidou's research explores the impacts and legacies of sport events on communities.

Olympic Games Sport Consumer Perceptions About Event Experiences Impacts and Legacies of Sport Events on Community Development Sport Event Tourism

Kirk Wakefield, B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D.

Edwin W. Streetman Professor of Retail Marketing · Baylor University

Dr. Wakefield is the Edwin W. Streetman Professor of Retail Marketing at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business.

Sports Marketing Sports Branding Sports Psychology Team Sports Marketing Entertainment Marketing

Mark Deppe

UCI Esports Director · UC Irvine

Mark Deppe's expertise is at the intersection of video games, esports, education, and industry

Public Relations Psychobiology eSports Video Games Operations Management

Dr. Avra Lyraki

Strategic Corporate Communications; and Communications' Coach · Life Self Coaching Institute

Strategic Corporate Communications Expert and Communications' Coach

Corporate Communications Event Management Life Self Coaching Tecniques Sponsorships

Leesa Renee Hall

Anti-Bias Facilitator · UnpackBiasesNow.com

Helping leaders unpack implicit and unconscious bias so they stop the spread of self-misinformation and start creating inclusive teams.

Productivity Ancestry Systemic Discrimination Misinformation Unconscious Bias

Emma J Logue

Management Consultant (Contract) · Medcan Clinic

Management Consultant | Director, Digital Engagement | Event Producer | Technology Evangelist

Social Strategy Digital Communications Sponsorships & Conferences

Sofia Laddaji

Director, Canada Events · International Data Corporation (IDC)

Sofia is the Director of Canadian Events at IDC Canada

Vendor Relationships & Networks Brand Partnerships & Activation Social Media Marketing Experiential & Digital Marketing Events Management

Kim Saxton

Clinical Professor of Marketing · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Kim Saxton is a marketing strategy professor who believes marketers should make data-driven decisions to improve their effectiveness.

Marketing Strategy Database Marketing Digital Marketing Branding and Corporate Reputation Data-Driven Marketing

Panagiotis (Panos) Adamopoulos

Assistant Professor of Information Systems & Operations Management · Emory University, Goizueta Business School

Social Media Information Systems Recommender Systems Social Commerce Word of Mouth

Lewis Franklin Bost, MBA, IDSA, FAIMBE

Professor | Co-director, VCU Institute for Engineering and Medicine | Bachelor Product Design, NCSU l Masters of Business Administration, UNC · VCU College of Engineering

Professor Bost's research focuses on innovation, device design and development processes

Innovation Device Design Development Processes Entrepreneurial Business Strategy Commercialization

Guy Laporte

Director, Philanthropy and Sponsorship · TVO

TVO's Director of Philanthropy addresses topics ranging from strategic planning of philantrhopy to donor centric fundraising initiatives

Strategic Planning for Fundraising & Development Annual Giving Philanthropy Sponsorship Direct Response Television

Jason Mudd

CEO/Managing Partner · Axia Public Relations

Jason Mudd is a trusted adviser and dynamic strategist to some of America’s most admired and fastest-growing companies.

Crisis Communications Executive Leadership Integrated Marketing Digital Marketing Business Srategy

Simon Tam

Author | Musician | Activist · The Slants Foundation

13-time TEDx speaker & performer, and storyteller who focuses on anti-Asian racism. Founder/bassist of The Slants and The Slants Foundation.

Racism in American Music Anti-Asian Racism Marketing Strategy Transparency Civil Rights

Christian Adams

Principal/Freelancer · Sigma Creative

Digital Marketing Technologist & Sales Strategist

Social Media Strategy Online Marketing Search Engine Optimization

Kris Mathis

Founder · SponsorPitch.com

Co-Founder & CEO, SponsorPitch.com

Sponsorship Entertainment Advertising Sports Marketing

Julie Roehm

Marketing Consultant · Backslash Meta, LLC

Former CMO of the world's largest companies, consulting to VC's start-ups, and other Fortune 500 companies dynamically speaks on the future,

Overcoming Fear in the Workplace Marketing Strategies in an Ever Changing World Maximizing the Output of Client Agency and Media