The Road to BOSA-Digital (Betting on Sports America - Digital) webinar series kicks off next week with a jointly produced session between events and media company SBC and Front Office Sports (FOS), the preeminent sports business outlet.
The series is designed to create discussion around pressing issues in the sports betting industry news, while previewing many of the topics that will be covered in-depth at the BOSA-D virtual conference and expo on December 1-2, 2020.
The series opens on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, at 9 a.m. PST/noon EST with the FOS webinar, Betting Brands = Good Business for Teams and Venues. The discussion will center on the influx of betting brands into the market and how they have helped to open up revenue streams and strategic alliances for teams and venues like no other vertical before.
Moderated by Kevin Smith, Director of Marketing - North America for SBC, the panelists include:
- Jim Van Stone, President of Business Operations and Chief Commercial Officer for Monumental Sports & Entertainment;
- Eric Foote, Chief Commercial Officer at PointsBet USA;
- Pat Evans, Reporter for Front Office Sports.
The second installment of the Road to BOSA-Digital webinar series will be Data Collection Among Sports Betting Consumers on Wednesday, November 18, at noon ET, when SBC will join forces with event partner National Sports Forum.
The third and final installment of the webinar series, The Rise of SPACs in the Sports Betting Industry, takes place on Thursday, November 19, at 2:30 ET and will focus on the increasing use of SPACs (Special Purpose Acquisition Companies). The session will be a joint production with BOSA-D investment and banking partner Truist Securities.
The webinars lead up to Betting on Sports America - Digital and offer a glimpse of the major topics that will be examined at the conference and the quality of the speakers taking part. BOSA Digital offers a lineup of 130 speakers, comprising operators’ senior executives, regulators, affiliates, suppliers, teams, leagues, and advisors, for an eight-track conference.
The event will also have an interactive product display area where operators will be able to learn about the next generation of products and solutions from international suppliers, talk to suppliers’ expert teams, and experience the products directly through demos. There will be further opportunities for delegates to connect and build their network in the burgeoning U.S. betting industry in the virtual networking lounge, the meeting rooms in the virtual networking bar, and at the program of themed networking roundtables.
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