Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2017, 18:00 - 20:30
Venue: Football Museum, Manchester
Sports Influencers, SP.IN, will bring together and connect sports influencers from elite to grassroots, professional services to commercial brands who are based across the North of England and discuss via panels, Q&As, informal socials.
These debates will inform research to show how sport does influence from tourism, to employment, to the health agenda. We want to ensure that sport becomes a credible and meaningful element to the Northern Powerhouse discussion and that our standing as a sports destination for events, the best of teams such as football, talent development, women's participation, learning and academia.
The sports agenda drives and contributes significantly to today's trends, and with so much sport based in the North West it is time for the sporting associations based in the Northern Powerhouse to come together as a team and unite and amplify the combined impact on the economy, locally and internationally.
Hosted by commentator, presenter and sports journalist, Jonathan Legard and with asoon to be announced panel this event promises to be the ultimate in networking and debate.