Leading Suppliers



Exhibitors are hand picked according to their leading edge media, commercial or technology services to sport and are invited to showcase their services to 1800 delegates attending the Leaders Sports Summit. Here is a selection of the 2013 exhibitors:

AFL delivers creative, dynamic and striking design solutions with high quality functionality, ensuring that the buildings designs are not only compelling, but fully address the client’s needs. AFL is as passionate about shaping the built form and the environment, as it is about maintaining a commercial focus. The Practice has established itself as one of the UK’s leading sports designers with a worldwide client base. We offer further areas of expertise including Healthcare, Urban Regeneration and Residential Development, Education, Commercial and Interior Design. The diversity of our experience and our commitment to excellence offers a flexible and ambitious approach to each of our clients, illustrated by our portfolio of exciting and successfully delivered projects. With a diverse and growing client base, including many international football and sports teams, AFL is currently working on projects in Europe, the Middle East, South America and Africa, following the successful delivery of Peter Mokaba Stadium, one of the 2010 World Cup Venues.

We are leaders in innovative digital Mobile Marketing Solutions & Augmented Reality (AR) Advertising, designed to engage, entertain and monetise your target audience via their smartphones and tablets. Apparmo use multi-platform mobile technologies to provide best of breed solutions to clients around the world. We offer product inclusive consultancy packages to help design, create and implement Augmented Reality Advertising and Mobile Marketing strategies for SMEs, large corporations and premier sports organisations like The Bunker, Honda, Bauer Publishing & Middlesex County Cricket Club. We specialise in Augmented Reality, Mobile Marketing, Business Apps, NFC, QR Codes and Mobile Landing Sites – basically all things mobile. Based in London and Wokingham, we have consultants around the UK ready to bring digital mobile innovation to you wherever you are.

CreativeLED has just launched a range of innovative 360 degree LED screens – some in the shape of balls (think football, golf, tennis, cricket, basketball etc), ideally suited to the sports sector. The metrics prove that these 360 degree CLED screens are high impact advertising and communications platforms. These new to market eye catching platforms are perfect for advertising and delivering key messages at sporting events from sponsors /partners, for brand building and engagement with fans, including showing live twitter feeds and other social media.

Crown Licensing Holding is your dedicated international partner who can help your clients by receiving and paying out royalties via the Netherlands. We specialize in buying and selling licenses from individuals and/or companies. We have developed an unique Crown business model that aims to create the highest return for our clients. It can be used for intellectual properties (IP’s) such as sponsoring & sports contracts, trademarks/wordmarks of logo’s, music publishing, new technological information, new products etc. The most important reason to set up a Dutch royalty structure is that no withholding tax on outgoing royalties will be levied. Please check our website www.crownlicensing.com for more information.

CSG Events, a Swiss based company specialising in bespoke VIP events, high profile football friendly matches and training camps, have together with Austrian based SLFC, Europe’s leading match agency, created a partnership offering ideal pre 2014 FIFA World Cup preparation with high quality training camps and friendly matches throughout the East Coast of the United States of America. This is in addition to a prestigious four team club tournament due to take place in the heart of Switzerland at the Stade de Suisse in August 2014

Erreà Sport, are one of the world’s most innovative teamwear manufacturers and are able to boast cutting edge fabrics such as the Ti-Energy range of nano-technology clothing, the renowned 3DWear technical underwear line and the prestigious Oeko-Tex 100 certification which guarantees that garments do not contain any harmful chemicals. Erreà are the only major manufacturer producing goods in their own EU based factories and, with all garments being designed at the company headquarters in Parma, Italy, Erreà are able to control every stage of production from thread selection to finished garments and thereby provide a quality of product and a level of service to clients which are second to none. In addition to thousands of clubs from grass roots sport and up, those clients include over 300 carefully selected professional clubs and associations from the worlds of football, rugby, volleyball, basketball and beyond.

FanMode’s real time super platform takes fan engagement to a new dimension by connecting remote fans to stadiums to be part of the match-time vibe. Moving beyond text based social media it uses a combination of real time communications protocols and in stadium hardware to connect global fans to the live action and allows them to deliver natural vibes and reactions directly into the stadium. The remote vibe is appropriately integrated to the stadium vibe and output visually and at times with audio. By turning live broadcast events into globally participatory settings, FanMode converts remote viewers into e-ttendees of a match. A sense of community has always been a fundamental feature of sport engagement and FanMode allows the 21st century fan to engage and belong like never before. Put simply, while shouting at a TV screen is fun, knowing support is being heard and seen in the stadium itself turns the geographically removed fan into a truly connected and empowered one. The world has become the stadium.

FIFA TMS is the global leader in software and services that support the sourcing, selection and transfer of professional football players. Our offering includes:
INTERNATIONAL TRANSFER MATCHING SYSTEM (ITMS): A web based application to optimise the administration and compliance processes of player transfers across borders. The system is currently used by 209 member associations and over 6000 clubs across the globe.
DOMESTIC TRANSFER MATCHING SYSTEM (DTMS): Responding to the requests of our clients, this is a domestic version of ITMS, allowing transfers within one member association and flexible enough to adapt to any local transfer regulation and requirement.
MARKET REPORTS AND ANALYSIS: Off the shelf and ad-hoc reports designed to support the understanding of the transfer market and guide effective decision making.

Garland Partners Limited are experts in providing the technical solutions needed to stream your exclusive content live to fans and stakeholders alike. Whether it’s giving your audience a behind-the-scenes look, providing match-day coverage, or showcasing player, staff and fan interviews, they can get you started quickly and effectively. The technology they provide contributes to live coverage of many major sporting events, including in 2013 the World Athletics Championships, UEFA Champions League and Europe League, British Lions Tour and NBA Finals. They already work with several leading football and sporting clubs to enhance their live media coverage. Talk with them to discover how your projects will benefit from their commitment to first-class service, and partnerships with the world’s leading technology suppliers, including LiveU, ABonAir and Cambridge Imaging Systems.

Security, Safety and Integrity in sport are critical and complex practices and the need to share knowledge, best practice and experience has never been greater.The International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) is a ground-breaking organisation, which aims to become a global hub of expertise. Our clients and partners include event organisers, governments and bidding nations, infrastructure owners, sport associations, leagues and clubs. We focus on four specific areas: security & risk advisory, training, research & knowledge gathering, and sport integrity. As a not-for-profit organisation with its headquarters in Doha, Qatar, the ICSS has no private or governmental interests and all profit is re-invested into its core activities.
Our vision: secure, safe and clean sport

Now fully integrated as one united company, ICON and McKenzie Clark define, design and deliver branding and live event requirements for our customers around the world. We’re behind some of the highest-profile cultural and sporting occasions, including the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, UEFA Euro 2012 and the FIFA World Cup as well as dressing cities and public spaces, corporate and retail environments. We offer sector-leading expertise in event production and brand activation, both directly and in collaboration with agency partners.
We are bold and innovative where it counts – bringing brands to life with visual flair – yet trusted for our practicality and hard work in overcoming the complexities of multi-venue and multi-national projects. We lead the research for environmental and sustainable display solutions and are ISO14001 and OHSAS 18001 registered.
Nobody goes further to create a lasting impression among spectators, television audiences, event participants and consumers.

Netco Sports is specialized in creating rich, immersive apps at the intersection of social, mobile, and the world of television. Today we count over 50 clients ranging from international events, federations, leagues, clubs, broadcasters, and sponsors. Netco Sports often finds its apps among those most downloaded including the award winning Canal Football and Rugby Apps, Orange Africa Cup of Nations 2013, Vendée Globe 2012, the ESPN UK app, Qualifiers 2014, Paris Saint-Germain, AS Monaco, and many more. Among our most innovative products are our leading “Second Screen” solutions as well as Fotofan, a fun and interactive way to engage fans and grow your bottom line, which has already reached #1 in the App Store. Come visit us to learn more about how Netco Sports continues to push the envelope of innovation and can help you maximise your mobile value.

Ooyala delivers personalized video experiences across all screens and is the leader in video management, publishing, analytics and monetization. Ooyala’s integrated suite of technologies and services give content owners the power to expand audiences through deep insights that drive increased viewer engagement and revenue from video. Sports networks and media companies using Ooyala technology include ESPN, Pac-12, FOX Sports Australia, ATP Tennis, Media Tiempo Sports, Arsenal Football Club and The Bleacher Report, among others.

Sportsmatrix was founded with the belief that information is only of value if it’s the right type of information; this principle is especially valid in the field of sports analytics. With almost ten years in the field, our analysts can boast extensive experience in multiple and diverse positions within the sports industry, utilizing advanced technological systems and platforms which have helped contribute to our clients’ success. Sportsmatrix does not overload its clients with irrelevant data; but instead offers solutions, tailored to their specific needs. As a result, we have established long term relationships based on trust, expertise, and professionalism and most importantly on providing accurate and relevant analysis.

Supponor connects global sport with local audiences through its unique and patented digital billboard replacement system, DBRLive. DBRLive digitally inserts perimeter advertising into individual, territory-specific broadcast feeds. Fans across the world watching a live sporting event see TV images identical in every way – but with pitch-side advertisements relevant to them. And fans in the stadium see the original billboards, visibly unaltered. Rights holders benefit from smarter, and more, inventory. Brands can build more targeted audience portfolios and tailor messaging to discrete segments. And broadcasters can enhance the value they offer both to rights holders and to brands. DBRLive is now in action at various top tier sporting events around the world.

Ticketmaster UK is a market leader in online ticket purchasing. Ticketmaster UK proudly lists amongst its clients some of the world’s greatest sporting organisations, hosting the most prestigious events in sport. For many of these clients, we provide marketing support, CRM and database management, software solutions, access control technology, consultancy, project management, retail and full project solutions. We work closely with the event organisers and ticketing teams to deliver a unified, cohesive and successful ticketing strategy, focused on consumer satisfaction, maximum sales revenue and innovative technology.

Tickets.com is an industry leading ticketing and marketing solutions provider to sports, entertainment and visitor attraction venues worldwide. Delivering the latest in technology, Tickets.com provides fully integrated solutions for ticketing, marketing, CRM and access control. Among its range of products is ProVenueX™, an advanced ticketing platform with a suite of features that help clients enhance ticket sales, marketing efforts and customer experience. Tickets.com has also re-launched its B2C site, www.tickets.com, signalling the return of the company’s origins as an innovator in online ticketing, delivering a new take on the ticketing experience for clients and their customers.

TSA is Asia’s global leader in sports content and branding solutions with a dedicated team of 100 sports marketing experts and seven offices in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Jakarta, Beijing, Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore. Media rights distribution, TV production, sponsorship/licensing, events management and consulting are our core business activities. Representation includes major international rights including Olympic sports ranging from BWF (Badminton), ITTF (Table Tennis), AIBA (Boxing) to PSA (Squash) and GLORY World Series. TSA has also developed innovative licensing concepts including branded real estate with the likes of the “Michael Schumacher World Tower” and the recently launched “Ace by Sharapova Tower”.

Wembley Stadium is one of the most recognised names in the world of sport. Since re-opening in 2007, Wembley has welcomed 12 million visitors, delivered 200 major events and has been acknowledged by UEFA as one of the world’s leading stadiums, hosting the Champions League Final twice in 3 years. During the London 2012 Olympics Wembley hosted 9 matches including both Gold Medal Games. The Wembley team has gained a huge amount of experience in designing, developing, opening and operating a World Class Stadium and Wembley Stadium Consultancy has been established to offer venue owners, event owners and developers the experience and expertise of those involved with this iconic Stadium.