Sports Chairs

All summits and initiatives are driven by a select governing body for every community we serve. These industry leaders shape the agendas and develop all initiatives so that the content and context remain pure and relevant. This model ensures a collaborative, peer-to-peer dialogue among the best leaders in sports.

Current Co-Chairs are listed below by the program they govern. Dates shown correspond to the most recent event, and link to their respective event page.

Global Sports Summit    by Owners, for Owners

Aspen / July 19 - 21, 2017 view event

David Blitzer
Co-Managing Partner Philadelphia 76ers, New Jersey Devils, Crystal Palace FC
Edward L. Cohen
Principal Owner
Washington Nationals
Jerry Colangelo
Former Owner Arizona Diamondbacks & Phoenix Suns, Former Chairman USA Basketball, Chairman Basketball Hall of Fame, Special Consultant Philadelphia 76ers
Clark Hunt
Chairman & CEO Kansas City Chiefs & FC Dallas
Stan Kroenke
Owner Los Angeles Rams, Colorado Avalanche, Denver Nuggets, Colorado Rapids, Majority Shareholder Arsenal Football Club
Joe Lacob
Co-Executive Chairman, CEO & Governor Golden State Warriors
Jerry Reinsdorf
Chairman Chicago Bulls & Chicago White Sox
Stephen M. Ross
Chairman & Managing General Partner
Miami Dolphins
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Global Sports Management Summit    by Management, for Management

Chicago / May 31 - June 1, 2017 view event

Brian Burke
President, Hockey Operations
Calgary Flames
Umberto Gandini
A.S. Roma
Al Guido
San Francisco 49ers
Stan Kasten
Partner, President & CEO
Los Angeles Dodgers
Crane Kenney
President, Business Operations
Chicago Cubs
Alex Martins
Orlando Magic
Donnie Nelson
President of Basketball Operations and GM
Dallas Mavericks
Tom Penn
President & Owner
Los Angeles FC
Luc Robitaille
President, Business Operations
Los Angeles Kings
Masai Ujiri
President & GM, Basketball Operations
Toronto Raptors
Rick Welts
President & COO
Golden State Warriors
Tom Wilson
President & CEO, Olympia Entertainment
Detroit Red Wings
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Collegiate Sports Summit    by ADs, for ADs

Santa Monica / April 19 - 20, 2017 view event

Sandy Barbour
Director of Athletics
The Pennsylvania State University
Greg Byrne
Director of Athletics
The University of Alabama
Joe Castiglione
VP for Intercollegiate Athletics Programs & Director of Athletics
The University of Oklahoma
Bubba Cunningham
Director of Athletics
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Rick George
Athletic Director
University of Colorado Boulder
Mark Jackson
Director of Athletics
Villanova University
Scott Stricklin
Athletic Director
University of Florida
Jack Swarbrick
VP & Director of Athletics
University of Notre Dame
David Williams II
Vice Chancellor for Athletics and University Affairs & Athletics Director
Vanderbilt University
Scott Woodward
Director of Athletics
Texas A&M University
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