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Rebecca Smith: “Everywhere across football, decision-makers need to be more diverse”
Rebecca Smith: “Everywhere across football, decision-makers need to be more diverse” 2768 1560 World Football Summit

Almost a month before WFS19 our speaker Rebecca Smith, COPA90‘s Global Director of the Women’s Game, talked to WFS about the women’s football growth, Megan Rapinoe’s social activism, the next…

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Budweiser is the new Networking Partner for WFS 19
Budweiser is the new Networking Partner for WFS 19 2048 1365 World Football Summit

During WFS the attendees will be able to enjoy a “BudBreak” during the 90-minute lunch, a Beer2Beer moment at the Green Area after the conferences are over, and a cold drink during the WFS Industry Awards.

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These are the finalists for the 2019 WFS Industry Awards
These are the finalists for the 2019 WFS Industry Awards 2300 1437 World Football Summit

These are the 25 finalists for the third edition of the WFS Industry Awards. Learn more about the leaders, brands and projects opting to enter our Hall of Fame.

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Media outlets worldwide pick up our interview with David Hopkinson
Media outlets worldwide pick up our interview with David Hopkinson 2756 1722 World Football Summit

Marca, El País, SportsProMedia, BFMTV, Calcio e Finanza or SportBusiness picked up our interview with the Global Head of Partnership for Real Madrid ahead of his participation at WFS19.

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David Hopkinson: “We’re not working on renaming Estadio Bernabeu”
David Hopkinson: “We’re not working on renaming Estadio Bernabeu” 1000 562 World Football Summit

Two months ahead of his participation in WFS19, we sit down with David Hopkinson, Global Head of Partnerships at Real Madrid, to pick up his impressions after his first year at the club and discuss the differences between the North American and European sport industry, the way the new Bernabéu Stadium can change the face of the club and how excited he is to see a women’s team play under club’s banner for the first time in history.    

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WFS Industry Awards: over 100 candidacies from 31 countries
WFS Industry Awards: over 100 candidacies from 31 countries 1973 1210 World Football Summit

The three finalists from each category will be announced in the last week of July

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WFS responds: This is how Real Madrid’s entry will impact women’s football worldwide
WFS responds: This is how Real Madrid’s entry will impact women’s football worldwide 1500 1091 World Football Summit

Members of WFS Advisory Board specialized in women’s football analyze how Real Madrid’s entry in La Liga Iberdrola can impact the women’s game worldwide

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Invest in Spain renews as Institutional Partner for WFS 2019
Invest in Spain renews as Institutional Partner for WFS 2019 1117 455 World Football Summit

World Football Summit and Invest in Spain have renewed their agreement under which the official Trade and Exchange Institute will continue to be Institutional Partner for WFS. Invest in Spain…

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Wei Chee Lee: “Big companies will soon be jumping on board the eSports market”
Wei Chee Lee: “Big companies will soon be jumping on board the eSports market” 3850 2502 World Football Summit

GameReady, a platform for the organization of eSports tournaments, was the winner of the WFS Asia StartCup competition. We caught up with Its CEO, Wei Chee Lee, to talk about his project and the exciting times the eSports industry is experiencing.

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Johan Cruyff Institute renews as Academic Partner for WFS19
Johan Cruyff Institute renews as Academic Partner for WFS19 1272 565 World Football Summit

The Johan Cruyff Institute, a global leader in Sport Management programs, has been involved with WFS since 2016

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