The informa Sports Group (ISG) is a newly formed division of Informa plc (www.informa.com) set up specifically to organize business-to-business (B2B) events in the global sports industry. ISG’s mission is to become the world’s leading organiser of B2B sports events, and to provide our customers with a competitive advantage through the latest, must have sports business information and research, and through business networking opportunities designed to create and build productive supplier-end user relationships. We provide the global sports industry with a matchless international marketing platform through a worldwide portfolio of sports industry events.
Together with our sister company, the Informa Yacht Group (IYG), we have created a cutting-edge, industry-leading organisation – a purpose-built, dynamic, business team of experienced event professionals who deliver a wide variety of international business development opportunities for the sports and yachting sectors.
ISG organises B2B conferences, symposiums and exhibitions around the world, focusing on the opportunities, challenges, strengths and weaknesses of individual sports, as well as on the topical issues that impact all major sports. Our team conducts detailed research to develop the event programmes and undertakes extensive industry consultation with key stakeholders, international governing bodies and sports federations. Speakers of the highest caliber address each event, representing the key influencers and opinion leaders from the sports industry and providing unique insights to the issues faced by the industry’s various sectors.
The conferences offer unbiased, balanced and information, rich content in a diverse range of formats to encourage debate, discussion and dialogue between all sectors of the sports industry. A stimulating blend of plenary addresses, presentations, panel debates, workshops, case studies and round table discussions offers maximum opportunities for participant interaction and knowledge development.
Integral to the success of the events are the extensive networking and business-matching opportunities which bring participants together to develop relationships and create new business partnerships. A wealth of sponsorship and exhibition opportunities allows industry innovators to showcase their latest products and services to a niche and highly-targeted audience. networking social functions held alongside each conference complete the range of unique advantages ISG offers in delivering its range of B2B sports events.