iSportconnect and AISTS announce International Federations Christmas networking drinks

November 25, 2016

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iSportconnect, the the world’s largest global private network of sports business executives, is delighted to announce an exclusive Christmas networking drinks bringing together international federations and innovators in the digital entertainment space to share their insights. The event is set to take place 13th December 2016, from 17:00-21:00 CET, in the Maison du Sport International, Lausanne, Switzerland. This event will be in partnership with the AISTS, a leading centre for sports education founded by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and several Swiss universities.

This exciting event will feature Daniel Marion, Chief of ICT at UEFA; Spike Laurie, Joint Managing Director UK, International Director at ESL; Alex Sanchez 3×3 Managing Director at the International Basketball Federation (FIBA); and Asimina Tsellou, Media Manager at the International Fencing Federation (FIE) as keynote speakers to share their expert insight.


Daniel Marion has extensive experience in delivering IT solutions enabling the operations of major football competitions, including the UEFA Champions League, in areas ranging from networking, event management and digital media.

Spike Laurie has been an International Director and UK Co-Managing Director of ESL, the world’s largest eSports company, since September 2015.

Alex Sanchez has been leading FIBA’s effort to structure and develop 3×3 basketball as a new stand-alone discipline.

Asimina Tsellou, in her role as Media Manager at the FIE, has worked in strengthening edit relations and the global image of fencing. 

Invitation Policy: The iSportconnect IF X’mas Drinks is an invitation-only event open exclusively for director-level executives from International Federations. To register your interest, please click here or contact: