Sports information giant backs London event

This year’s Sports Event Management Conference in London on November 12 will have the support of one of the industry’s leading players – Infostrada Sports.

Infostrada has renewed its partnership for the past three years and are an official partner of SEM, which this year is being held at the Novotel, St Pancras.

The company has strong links with many major events such as the Rugby World Cup, the World Swimming Championships and the Olympic Games and is providing on-site event services at this year’s summer Olympic Games in Beijing.

Philip Hennemann, CEO of Infostrada Sports said: “We are delighted to be able to continue our partnership at SEM. We strongly believe that SEM brings together the event market place in a very efficient and effective manner. SEM offers Infostrada Sports a platform to showcase our Event Services to many interested parties at the same time. Moreover it enables us to show our commitment towards the market place, as we consider event related opportunities as our core business.”

The core of Infostrada Sports’ activities is its sports databases. All facts and figures on matches, athletes, teams, results, competitions, tournaments, stadiums, sponsors and much more are stored in what are now considered to be one of the world’s largest sports databases. Infostrada Sports offers a wide range of products and services which, though varied in look and feel, have one thing in common: they are all about sports.

SEM is considered a key event for representatives of national and international sports governing bodies, specialist event management companies, local authorities, stadium and facility owners and operators, media companies, sports marketing agencies and the companies who provide the technology, infrastructure and services which make events tick. Those who attend the event will have the opportunity to network, learn new ideas and address issues of most importance in the sports event management industry. In an environment that facilitates social networking the conference attendees will also observe stimulating panel sessions from true international experts.

The Novotel, St Pancras London will host the events on the following dates:
Sports Event Management Conference 2008 – 12th November 2008
SportBusiness Sports Event Management Awards Dinner & Ceremony – 12th November 2008
Sports Security Summit 2008 – 13th November 2008

For further information regarding delegate sales, exhibition and sponsorship packages and available speaker opportunities for the Sports Event Management Conference and Sports Security Summit please contact Rushmans Ltd:

Tel: +44(0)1264 852 016 Fax: +44(0)1264 852 011 E-mail:

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