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Christian Volk Of FIFA Joins Lausanne Summit Programme

September 13, 2019

iSportconnect is delighted announce that Christian Volk, Head of eSports at FIFA will be speaking at the 2019 Lausanne Summit to be held on Tuesday 17th September at the Olympic Museum.

In partnership with PwC, iSportconnect has assembled a content programme that will bring together thought leaders from premier rights owners and brands to discuss and debate strategic issues impacting the future of the global sports business.

With topics covering digital engagement and content strategies, the future of rights, globalisation of data and the commercial challenges faced by federations, the iSportconnect Lausanne Summit promises to be a must-attend event for the sports business community.

Speakers include:

  • Alexander Brown  – Commissioner  – Major League Lacrosse
  • David Hopkinson  – Global Head of Partnerships – Real Madrid
  • Christian Volk – Director eFootball & Gaming, FIFA
  • Anand Narayanan – Head of Digital – Panasonic 
  • Keishi Matsuyama – Digital Transformation Director, Valencia CF
  • Dhaval Ponda –  Global Head of Business Development, TATA Communications 
  • Daniel Marion – Chief of Information and Communication Technology – UEFA
  • An Dang Duy – Chief Information Officer – IAAF
  • Marie Owens Thomsen – Group Chief Economist –  Indosuez Wealth Management 

With a maximum of 150 invite-only delegates, iSportconnect provides a media/agency free opportunity to network with influential senior-level sports business executives. We are famous for our intimate and relaxed environment, encouraging ideas exchange and helping to introduce you to the right new connections.

To register your interest in attending the 2019 Lausanne Summit, please contact Emma at

Invitation Policy: The Lausanne Summit is a complimentary event for iSportconnect members who are from governing bodies, sports teams, brands and broadcasters. There is no fee to become an iSportconnect member. No sports agencies, professional service providers & suppliers are allowed.

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