Each year we bring together the stadium industry’s key decision makers, innovators and disruptors from the world’s most exciting stadium projects


The Summit is designed to address the specific needs of project teams delivering next generation stadiums, arenas and major sports venue developments. Our delegate profile comprises:


Every year, TheStadiumBusiness team hosts a carefully-selected group of project delegations from the next batch of stadium, arena and sports facility projects.

Take a look at the 50+ current projects.

We feature some of these in our Programme Preview as we countdown to the Summit.


Each year, we assemble a stellar cast of design pioneers and industry leaders as we explore the next generation of stadium design, development and delivery. More info on this year’s speakers in the Programme Preview.

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Our 2018 Speakers Include

Who will be there

  • TheStadiumBusiness Design & Development Awards

    TheStadiumBusiness Design & Development Awards will be inaugurated in 2017, aimed to recognise achievement and innovation in the design, construction, refurbishment and management of major sports venues

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  • Xperiology Logo


    Xperiology’s total focus is the global sport, leisure and entertainment sector.

    They’re a “boutique agency” operation with offices in Hove (UK) and Cortona (Italy) serving the information needs of the global sports and entertainment sector. Theywork with many of the sector’s leading organisations, providing illuminating ideas in EVENTS, ADVISORY and INTELLIGENCE.

    Xperiology also deliver bespoke training and development workshops to help share best practice and shape the next generation of sports and entertainment venue industry executives.

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  • TheStadiumBusiness Summit

    TheStadiumBusiness Summit is the world’s leading meeting for the owners, operators and developers of stadiums, arenas and sport venues. Combining our specialist meetings Fan Experience Forum, Premium Seat Seminar, stadium tours, networking events and TheStadiumBusiness Awards, the Summit is the essential industry meeting of the year!

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  • TheStadiumBusiness News

    All the latest Stadium Business news, blogs, videos, and up-to-the-minute media coverage from all the leading voices in the Stadium Business industry, all in one place. Curated and brought to you by the TheStadiumBusiness team.

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What are people saying?

Thank you for a great conference, which gave us several potential suppliers for our new stadium

Janus Khyl Director, FC Helsingor

You get people from all over the world; architects from Brazil or the states, owners from clubs in Europe and design experts and project teams... and it’s absolutely fantastic

Daniel Gidney Chief Executive, Lancashire County Cricket Club, UK

My colleague and I agreed it was one of the slickest, most professional events we have ever attended, well done to you and your team.

Jason Maher Director, Condy Lofthouse Architects

A fantastic couple of days. wonderfully organised. Slick and professional. A week later, people are still saying how good it was.

Patrick Donoghue Sales Director, Ferco Seating

We’d heard good things about this conference so we thought we would just give it a go... we’re very pleased we did and we're definitely going to attend the show next year

Gordon Bolton Managing Director, Bleep, UK

The team was superb in introducing me to key stakeholders. Without doubt the best customer service I have ever experienced at an event

David Morris Director, CryoAction