Aftermovie ESSMA Summit 2018

Organised by ESSMA(European Stadium & Safety Management Association) in partnership with the ECA (European Club Association) and the EPFL (European Professional Football Leagues), the ESSMA Summit has become the must-attend event for those involved in the stadium industry.



The fourth ESSMA Summit was held in Aviva Stadium in Dublin (Ireland), home of the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) and the Football Association of Ireland (FAI), on 16 and 17 January 2018. Over 375 participants from 31 countries attended this stadium industry gathering.  


On Day One, three keynote sessions regarding Stadium Lifecycle, Matchday Operations were held with speakers from Juventus FC, LaLiga, FC Bayern Munich, Disneyland Paris and more.


Day Two was marked by different seminars on the following topics: Operations & Ticketing; Fan Experience & Engagement; Pitch Management; Stadium Development; Safety & Security; Fan Experience & Hospitality; SMART & Innovation. Insights were given by speakers from: KV Oostende, Stade Rochelais, LaLiga, Valencia CF, Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC), Norwegian Football Federation, Besiktas JK, and others.


The ESSMA Summit is a fantastic must-attend event to broaden your network in the stadium industry and to link-up with European colleagues in a unique setting.


The 2019 edition will take place at Estadio Do Dragao, home of FC Porto.

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