Featured Sessions

The two day virtual event took place on 7 & 8 July and brought together the leading voices from across the Asia-Pacific region to uncover the recent trends, innovative solutions and new business opportunities rebuilding momentum in sports.

DAZN Japan: Driving growth and avoiding churn

Which essential features help an OTT platform to stand out in an increasingly cluttered market?

What role does personalisation play in retaining subscribers on a platform?

What unique fan experiences can DAZN offer that drive repeat usage?


Yoichiro Basso, SVP Subscription Growth, Japan, DAZN

Inside Star-Disney India’s IPL broadcast operation

How did Star Disney approach this year’s Indian Premier League season?

What technology was utilised to deliver an impactful experience for fans in India and beyond?

Star and Disney India

Sanjog Gupta, Head of Sports,
Star & Disney India

Leading Tennis Australia

What are the growth areas Tennis Australia is focusing on moving forward?

What were the challenges in leadership through tough times and how has that positioned Tennis Australia for future success?

What can fans expect when attending next year’s Australian Open?

Tennis Australia

Craig Tiley, Chief Executive, Tennis Australia

Li Ke on the future of soccer and social in China

How did Li Ke amplify digital platforms and social media to build his profile in China?

What aspects of soccer are resonating best with Chinese fans?

China FA

Li Ke, Professional Footballer, Beijing Guoan FC & China National Team

Scoring in China: How is Chelsea winning on social

How is Chelsea Navigating the challenging social ecosystem in China?

How can they make the most out of social to meet their business objectives?

How is localised content driving consumption and fan engagement?

Chelsea FC

Adam Field, Head of Global Fan Engagement, Chelsea FC

Getting inside Facebook's India plans for sport

In what ways does Facebook’s sports strategy in India differ to its approach in other parts of the world?

How does Facebook try to position itself in relation to the more established sports broadcast players in India?


Ajit Mohan, VP & Managing Director, Facebook India

Growing soccer in Australia

Is soccer’s growing popularity in Australian translating into premium value for broadcast rights?

What is the potential and where is it seen among the other major Australian sports in the coming years?


Danny Townsend, Managing Director, Australian Professional Leagues

The meteoric rise of esports and why it's here to stay

The growth of esports – and why it will be even bigger than traditional sports

Twitch’s perspective from the forefront of growing esports consumption, and what it takes to create a go-to experience for esports audiences

What the future of esports content looks like, and what broadcasters and brands should be prioritising as they look for engaging content


Sunita Kaur, SVP, APAC, Twitch

Cloud production: How to increase revenues and grow fanbases

How to deploy live video workflows in the cloud and unlock remote production capabilities?

How is innovation in production technology changing the game for rights holders and broadcasters?

How to maximise the value of your content with a multiple channel approach?


Elliot Renton, EVP & Head of Asia-Pacific, Grabyo


Clive Dickens, VP, Television, Content & Product Development, Optus


Reed Anderson, Chief Technology Officer, True Digital

Turning the tables: How the WTT revolutionised the sport

How has the WTT rebrand reshaped the sport from a commercial, event and media perspective?

How does the WTT curate content to target specific audiences across APAC?


Kimberly Koh, Senior Partnerships Director, WTT


Melissa Soobratty, Senior Media Director, WTT


Stephen Duckitt, Event Strategy Director, WTT