Join us Tuesday, June 25th at 6pm at Kiip HQ in San Francisco as the Sports and Tech Meetup (#sportsandtech) presents an all-star panel discussing: “The marriage between leagues, brands, and technology companies.” Our panel of executives, investors, and operators will discuss how technology companies and the behemoth brands and leagues that surround them can work together. Our panel will weigh in on everything from effective business development tactics, to the key technologies and products demanded by brands and content owners, to how to navigate complicated situations with respect to rights, competition, and strategic investment. Q&A will follow.
Sandy Khaund – Senior Director, Advanced Software Technologies at Turner Broadcasting and at Media Camp (digital media accelerator).
Shanan Delp – VP Product Management (& Marketing), Bleacher Report. Previously at Flickr, Yahoo, and CBS.
Neil Robinson – Executive creative director, AKQA. Has led creative for campaigns for Fortune 100 clients including Nike, Google, Target and Visa.
Ty Barnes – Sports Content Partnerships & Business Development, You Tube. (Works with Professional Sports Leagues, Media & Entertainment companies, Colleges, and Content Creators).
6:00 – 6:15 Pregame – snacks, drinks, networking (maybe some stretching)
6:15 – 7:05 Game – Panel: “The marriage between leagues, brands, and technology companies.” followed by Q&A
7:05 – 8:00 Postgame – networking, drinks, and deals!
This event is generously being sponsored by SportsData and hosted by Kiip.
SportsData provides real-time data and editorial feeds to technology, media and fantasy sports companies. SportsData’s live game analysts capture every possible event of every game, in real time and with accuracy standards developed from years of experience.
Kiip is a mobile rewards network that is redefining mobile advertising through an innovative platform that leverages “moments of achievement” in games and apps to simultaneously benefit users, developers and advertisers.
If you have questions, comments, suggestions etc. about the event or interest in sponsorship or a display table for your company, or if you want to reminisce about the best Mars Blackmon Nike commercials, then email Michael Frank using the contact button on the left of the page.