2018 speakers have yet to be announced. Please see below for a list of 2017 speakers

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Sir Craig Reedie CBE

IOC Member; President, World Anti-Doping Agency

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Jooho Kim

Executive Vice President of Games Planning and Communications, PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

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Christophe Dubi

Olympic Games Executive Director, International Olympic Committee

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Eva Szanto

Executive Director, Organising Committee for the 17th FINA World Championships & FINA World Masters Championships

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Shiny Fang

Secretary General, UIPM

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Patrick Baumann

President, GAISF and SportAccord Convention

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Paul Bush OBE

Director of Events, VisitScotland

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David Grevemberg CBE

Chief Executive, Commonwealth Games Federation

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Hiromi Kawamura

Public Relations Secretary, The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games

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Sarah Lewis

Secretary General of the International Ski Federation (FIS) and the Association of Winter Olympic International Federations (AIOWF)

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Alexandra Szalay-Bobrovniczky

Deputy Mayor of Budapest

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Panos Protopsaltis

CEO, Global Event Mobility & Management Solutions (GEMMS)

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Marco Maria Scolaris

President, International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC)

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Nick Prichard

Global Alliances, Cirque du Soleil

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Christian Hirschmüller

Senior Technical Services & Overlay Manager, UEFA Events S.A.

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Iain Edmondson

Head of Major Events, London & Partners

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Susan Sawbridge

Manager (Acting), New Zealand Major Events

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Samantha Cotterell

Director of Design and Overlay, Expo 2020 Dubai

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Joanne Deponio

Head of Operations, Glasgow 2018 European Championships

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Martin Bachofner

CEO, Bern Welcome

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Antoine Bourdeix

Director of Communications, Bureau International des Expositions (BIE)

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Carlos Manuel Lazarte Labarthe

Director of Operations, Lima 2019 Pan American and Para Pan American Games

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Adam Down

Chief Executive Officer, FOAMHAND

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Geoff Ellis

CEO, DF Concerts & Events

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Erich Wolf 

Managing Director, Red Bull Air Race

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Marc Joly

Head of campaign 'Children Win', Terre Des Hommes

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Tracy Bury

Director of Professional Policy, World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT)

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Soaad Stott

Senior Associate, Populous

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Marcel Ridyard

Senior Associate, Sports and Leisure AFL Architects

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David Coletto

CEO, Abacus Data

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Patrick Vajda

Senior Risk Advisor for Sports & Events Practice, Marsh

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Andrew Craig

Founder, The Craig Company LLC

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Rachael Church

Director of Editorial and Communications, World Academy of Sport

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Steven Bottema

CEO, Ice-World International

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John Dundas

Principal Consultant, FarrPoint

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Carol Bell

Executive Director, Great Exhibition of the North

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Mike Laflin

CEO, Sportcal

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Billy Garrett

Director of Sport and Events, Glasgow Life

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Simone Masserini

Executive Director, World Skate

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Gabriele Freytag

Head of Division for Sports Development and Marketing Senate Administration for Interior and Sports, Berlin

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Stuart Turner

Head of EventScotland

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Kevin Roberts

Founding Editor, SportBusiness International

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Richard Parr

Managing Director, Sportuccino

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Mark Mateer

Head of Sport, Ashgabat 2017 AIMAG

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Garry Taylor

City Manager - Major Projects and Infrastructure, Hull City Council

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Christophe Draye

Vice President - Business Development: Global Sport Events and Special Projects, FiveCurrents

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Daniel Cordey

Chairman, Association of Global Event Suppliers

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Derek Wilson

Director, WilsonOwensOwens

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Manuel Nogueira

Managing Director, AndArchitects