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22nd Annual JOHN MOLSON SPORTS BUSINESS CONFERENCE

NOVEMBER 2 – 4, 2017

Montréal, Canada

THIS YEAR'S CONFERENCE IS PROUDLY SPONSORED BY

What is JMSM's Sports Business Conference?

Sports. Business. Passion.

The John Molson Sports Business Conference is a three-day event hosted in the heart of beautiful downtown Montreal. It features over 25 distinguished sports industry executives and is attended by more than 350 students from across North America, who aspire to pursue careers in the sports business industry. Our interactive and innovative conference has given students the chance to engage with industry professionals and gain valuable experience.

The conference consists of a wide variety of workshops, renowned guest speakers, panels, and much more!

30
Universities Represented
25
Expert Speakers
+350
Conference Attendees
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15
Panels & Workshops

Conference Location

Hotel Bonaventure

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#JMSM17 SPEAKERS

Click on the speaker's name to find out more about them!

Please note that speakers are subject to change.

Audrey Alvarado

Audrey Alvarado

Business Analyst, Portland Trail Blazers

Jack Mula

Jack Mula

General Counsel - Player Personnel, New England Patriots

Joe Mariani

Joe Mariani

GM Brady's Enterprises/Former VP Marketing, New England Patriots

Caroline Cameron

Caroline Cameron

Anchor, Sportsnet

Mike Kelly

Mike Kelly

Hockey Analyst for SPORTLOGiQ

Craig Buntin

Craig Buntin

CEO, SPORTLOGiQ

Shiraz Rehman

Shiraz Rehman

Assistant General Manager, Chicago Cubs

Richard Legendre

Richard Legendre

Executive Vice-President of Soccer Operations & Stade Saputo, Montreal Impact

Vincent Pannozzo

Vincent Pannozzo

Director of Digital & Social Content, Miami Dolphins and Hard Rock Stadium

Jordan Nashen

Jordan Nashen

Director of Marketing & Player Relations, Roy Sports Group

Becky Magaw

Becky Magaw

Director of Human Resources, Columbus Blue Jackets 

Matt Pfeffer

Matt Pfeffer

Data Analyst, Nashville Predators

TOM ANSELMI

TOM ANSELMI

President and CEO, Ottawa Senators

Patrick Boivin

Patrick Boivin

President & CEO, Montreal Alouettes

Tanya Dreesen

Tanya Dreesen

VP of Partnership Activation & Special Projects, Minnesota Vikings

Bob Black

Bob Black

Chief Project Development Officer, Edmonton Oilers

Stew MacDonald

Stew MacDonald

Chief Commercial Officer, Edmonton Oilers

Scott Moore

Scott Moore

President, Sportsnet and NHL Properties Rogers Media

Stephen Brunt

Stephen Brunt

Author, Sportsnet

Dimitri Filipovic

Dimitri Filipovic

Author, Sportsnet

Chris Johnston

Chris Johnston

Author, Sportsnet

Bill Daly

Bill Daly

Deputy Commissioner, NHL

Bill Manning

Bill Manning

President, Toronto FC

Meghan Chayka

Meghan Chayka

Co-Founder, Stathletes

Ross Mahoney

Ross Mahoney

Assitant General Manager, Washington Capitals

Meredith Geisler

Meredith Geisler

Senior Vice-President of Communications, Tandem Sports & Entertainment

Eric Joyce

Eric Joyce

Assistant General Manager, Florida Panthers

Kathryn Dobbs

Kathryn Dobbs

VP of Community Relations, Columbus Blue Jackets & Exec. Director, CBJ Foundation

Steve Griggs

Steve Griggs

CEO, Tampa Bay Lightning

Angela LaChica

Angela LaChica

President & CEO, LaChica Sports

#JMSM17 SCHEDULE

Click on each date to see what's in store for you

#SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
1RegistrationNo Speakers 12:00 Hotel Bonaventure
2Opening CeremonyNo Speakers 18:30 Hotel Bonaventure
3Panel 1: Moore on the DalyScott Moore , Stephen Brunt , Bill Daly 19:00 Hotel Bonaventure
4Panel 2: The 401 DerbyRichard Legendre , Bill Manning 20:15 Hotel Bonaventure
5Networking Cocktail No Speakers 21:30 Hotel Bonaventure
6Rep Your Team NightNo Speakers 22:30 Joverse
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1Case CompetitionNo Speakers 8:30Hotel Bonaventure
2VIP BreakfastPatrick Boivin 9:00Hotel Bonaventure
3Panel 3: Forecheck. Backcheck. Paycheck.TOM ANSELMI , Bob Black , Stew MacDonald , Steve Griggs 10:30 Hotel Bonaventure
4Panel 4: Putting Out the FireCaroline Cameron , Meredith Geisler , Kathryn Dobbs , Angela LaChica 12:00Hotel Bonaventure
5Workshop Series 1Audrey Alvarado , Becky Magaw , Ross Mahoney 14:30 Hotel Bonaventure
6Workshop Series 2Jack Mula , Jordan Nashen , Ross Mahoney 16:00 Hotel Bonaventure
7VIP CocktailNo Speakers 19:00 Hotel Bonaventure
8Dinner at St-HubertNo Speakers 20:00 St-Hubert
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1Panel 5: Grit & CharacterMike Kelly , Matt Pfeffer , Dimitri Filipovic , Meghan Chayka , Eric Joyce 10:30 Hotel Bonaventure
2Panel 6: 4th and GoalJoe Mariani , Vincent Pannozzo , Tanya Dreesen 12:00 Hotel Bonaventure
3Panel 7: Full CountShiraz Rehman 14:15 Hotel Bonaventure
4Workshop Series 3Jordan Nashen , Matt Pfeffer , Tanya Dreesen 15:45 Hotel Bonaventure
5Closing GalaCraig Buntin 19:00 Hotel Bonaventure
6Night OutNo Speakers 22:00 Hotel Bonaventure

#JMSM17 SPONSORS

This Year's Conference Is Proudly Sponsored By