WFS Speakers

Atlanta United: The three-year old MLS franchise drawing more fans than 28 Champions League teams
Atlanta United: The three-year old MLS franchise drawing more fans than 28 Champions League teams 1080 720 World Football Summit

The team that only started competing in 2017 has won one championship and immeasurable plaudits. They’re posting the 10th-highest average attendances in all of football.

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FIFA’s plan to ensure clubs actually receive the compensation they’re due for training players
FIFA’s plan to ensure clubs actually receive the compensation they’re due for training players 5472 3648 World Football Summit

By creating the FIFA Clearing House, the organisation will take charge of processing payments of training rewards. Chief Legal Officer Emilio García outlined the governing body’s plans at WFS19.

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Once again, WFS turned Madrid into the capital of the football industry
Once again, WFS turned Madrid into the capital of the football industry 5760 3840 World Football Summit

With 150+ speakers and 2,000 attendees from all over the world, WFS19 has been our biggest event to the date.

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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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Who is who in our line-up and why you shouldn’t miss them
Who is who in our line-up and why you shouldn’t miss them 2667 1667 World Football Summit

These are the 10 first speakers confirmed for WFS 2019, but many more will join in the upcoming weeks so stay tuned.

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Masaya Ueno says that there’s more than enough space for both Chinese and Japanese football to grow in Asia
Masaya Ueno says that there’s more than enough space for both Chinese and Japanese football to grow in Asia 1124 1214 World Football Summit

Masaya Ueno, Head of Global Media Business Group at Rakuten, oversees new media business initiatives at the global entertainment and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, Rakuten Viki and Rakuten Sports. Mr. Ueno was…

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Ronaldo Nazário joins the select panel of the World Football Summit
Ronaldo Nazário joins the select panel of the World Football Summit 1200 800 World Football Summit

  The Brazilian ‘O Fenómeno’ will be a speaker in the third edition of World Football Summit celebrated Madrid the next 24th and 25th of September Madrid, 29th August, 2018.-…

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