SPORT MANAGEMENT STUDENT CONFERENCE

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Sport Management Student Conference

Issues, Topics, Opportunities
& Career Development
In Sport Management

Career development in any professional field is a crucial area for university students. The sport business industry is highly competitive and selective. Sport Management students’ common career barriers include not fully realizing the extent of career opportunities, resulting in a lack of focus on the development of specific skill sets, along with relevant entry-level experiences.

Your Registration Fee Includes:

  • Conference Gift
  • Continental Breakfast Buffet & Lunch Buffet
  • Conference Raffle Ticket
  • Conference Networking Reception
    (snacks and soft drinks)

14th RMU Sport Management Student Career Summit
When: October 13, 2017
Where: Airport Sheraton Hotel
1160 Thorn Run Rd
Moon Township, PA 15108-1189
Registration: Register Online
Print/Mail Registration Form
Fee: Early Bird Registration:  $90.00
(On or Before Sept. 21)

Late Registration: $110.00
(After Sept. 21)

No refunds after October 11, 2017

Sponsored by: Department of Sport Management

             "Before having a career-you need that first job!"
           RMU Sport Management Faculty Credo

RMU SM Conference Successes & Related Placement

  • Cleveland Indians
  • San Antonio Spurs
  • Columbus Blue Jackets 
  • Pittsburgh Pirates
  • Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon
  • Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Monumental Sports
  • Philadelphia 76ers
  • Orlando Magic
  • Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Madison Square Garden
  • Detroit Pistons
  • Tulsa Shock

Conference Itinerary 

7:30 - 8:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast Buffet
8:00 - 8:15 AM Welcome & Opening Remarks
8:15 - 9:00 AM Opening Summit Speaker
9:00 - 10:00 AM Workshops I- Team Sales, Sport Analytics & Digital Social Media
10:00 - 11:00 AM Roundtable Session I
11:00 - Noon Workshops I- Team Sales, Sport Analytics & Digital Social Media
12:00 - 1:15 PM Keynote Speaker & Lunch
1:30 - 2:25 PM Breakout Panel, Session I
2:30 - 3:30 PM Roundtable Session II
3:35 - 4:30 PM Breakout Panel Sessions II
4:45 - 6:15 PM Internship & Job interview sessions
Networking Reception & Raffles

Speakers 

Adam Peake
Executive Vice President, Sport Category Management at Under Armour

Murray Cohn
President of MC Sport Sales & Training

Brad Downs
VP of Marketing, Baltimore Ravens

Tom Smith
Vice President of Sales, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort

Alyssa Blumling
Marketing Manager at PPG Pains Arena

Patrice Matamoros
CEO Three Rivers Marathon

Jeff Garner
Assistant Athletic Director of Ticketing, Penn State University

Joe Onderko
Executive Director at Presidents' Athletic Conference

Katy Yurk
Associate Director of Membership Service at the NCAA

Justin Powers
Director of Club Development at USPA Polo Development LLC

...and more!