Thursday,
April
12
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Global Sport Summit


The inaugural Global Sport Summit will be a first-of-its-kind event that combines cutting-edge research with industry expertise to thoughtfully explore timely topics impacting the world of sports.

Program highlights include a one-on-one sit down with Kenneth Shropshire, CEO of Global Sport Institute; Mark King, president of Adidas Group North America; and a keynote address from David Epstein, author of the New York Times bestselling book "The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance."

With a broad focus on the future of sport, general sessions and breakout sessions will examine the intersection of sport, culture, music and fashion; how to change the world through sport, gene editing and the future athlete; future models of sports media; and more.

This event is presented by the Global Sport Institute in partnership with the following ASU programs: Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Sports Law and Business; W. P. Carey School of Business, Sports and Media Studies; School of Community Resources and Development, Community Sport Management; and the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Sports Journalism