Next week’s Ticket Summit will feature experts from across the ticketing industry and other verticals speaking in a variety of panels, workshops, and keynotes. The conference will be a unique opportunity to learn first-hand from leaders in the ticketing industry.
The centerpieces of the conference will be the two keynote panels, Worldwide Trends in Live Events and The Ticketing Industry. On Tuesday, July 17 at 1:30 p.m., Worldwide Trends in Live Events will feature Shawn Doss, VP of Business Development, Elevate Sports Ventures; Todd Fleming, Vice President and General Manager, Legends; David Marcus, EVP, Head of Music, Ticketmaster; and Bryan Perez, CEO & President, AXS. These leaders will discuss trends in live event ticketing and how brokers can capitalize on trends and opportunities in ticketing those events.
On Wednesday, July 18 at 3:30 p.m., the conference schedule will conclude with the perennial favorite The Ticketing Industry. This panel will feature leaders of the major ticketing exchanges, including Curtis Cheng, CEO, DTI Management; Russ D’Souza, Founder and President, SeatGeek; Michael Katz, Sr. Director, Head of Supply North America, StubHub; Larry Plawsky, Executive Vice President and General Manager, Ticketmaster Resale; and Don Vaccaro, Founder & Chairman, TicketNetwork. These leaders will discuss what’s new with their companies, their thoughts on issues that have arisen since last year, and trends in the industry.
Ticket Summit also includes a full slate of panels, including Online Marketing: Improve Your Brand, Managing Your Inventory, The Future of the Secondary Market: A Broker’s Perspective, Inside College Sports, Legislative Issues in the Ticketing Industry, Combating Fraud, Managing a Growing Brokerage, and Ticketmaster’s Innovative Technology & Tools: Engineered to Help You Succeed in a Digital Ticketing World.
Panelists include representatives of 1Ticket, Accertify, AL Entertainment Group, Barry’s Tickets, Broker Genius, Chargeback Gurus, Davidoff Hutcher & Citron, Day of Game Tickets, IMG at Duke University, Event Tickets Center, Gametime, Lava Seats, NCAA, Paciolan, Premium Seats USA, Prominent Ticket Service, Reps & Company, SiftScience, The Coalition for Ticket Fairness, The Ticket Group, TicketCity, TicketFire, Ticketmaster Resale, TicketNetwork, TickPick, University of Oregon, VegasTickets.com, and Vivid Seats.
The Workshops for Entrepreneurs are a series of hands-on workshops aimed to give attendees the tools they need to run their small businesses. The workshop leaders are experts in a variety of areas, including law, insurance, planning, and executive coaching. Additionally, on Wednesday, July 18 at 11 a.m., Mike Lorenc, Head of Industry—Ticketing, Sports, and Live Events at Google, will lead a workshop on The Google Approach to Ticketing.
Passes to Ticket Summit are currently $849, but will be $899 if purchased on site. Register online or by calling 855.526.9674. There are a limited number of exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities still available. For more information, email [email protected].