Juventus to Host the 2024 ESSMA Pitch Management Workshop

Join us for the ESSMA Pitch Management Workshop on the 2nd and 3rd of September 2024, hosted by Juventus at the renowned Allianz Stadium in Turin, Italy. This exclusive event focuses on the advanced techniques and strategies essential for the maintenance of top-quality football and rugby fields.

We are thrilled to announce that Juventus will host the 2024 ESSMA Pitch Management Workshop on the 2nd and 3rd of September, 2024. This event promises to be an exceptional gathering for professionals dedicated to the meticulous care of grass maintenance for both football and rugby fields.

Last year, we introduced a triptych for our topics in Leicester in order to create a consistent and coherent story. The Pitch workshop centred on cost-efficient pitch management with a sustainable approach.
High-quality speakers brought their expertise on these topics:

  • Jonathan Knowles:
    • Discussions questioned current practices.
    • Highlighted sustainable methods:
      • Reducing water consumption.
      • Adopting biofungicides.
      • Minimising chemical use.
  • Frederic Cahay:
    • Shared insights into sustainable pitch management.
    • Stressed the importance of ongoing research and compliance with evolving regulations.
  • Callum Allsop:
    • Detailed challenges and innovations in constructing Leicester’s new training grounds.
    • Underscored teamwork and ecological considerations.
  • Partners' Panel:
    • Shared their expertise on the above topics through case studies.
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We are diligently working behind the scenes to enhance last year's triptych. But we are pleased to offer you an exclusive preview of what to expect from this upcoming workshop. What, after all, makes Juventus an exceptional host for this event?

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This year’s workshop is particularly exciting as it coincides with preparations for the first-ever rugby match at the Allianz Stadium. This historic event necessitates a unique approach to field maintenance, ensuring the pitch meets the high standards required for both sports. Attendees will gain exclusive insights into the techniques and strategies employed by Juventus to prepare for this landmark occasion.

Participants will also have the opportunity to visit Juventus’ unique training centre, providing a comprehensive understanding of the club's approach to pitch management across all their facilities. In addition, there will be numerous other engaging activities and discussions designed to enhance your expertise and network with fellow professionals.

Tickets are now available on our website. Please note that accommodation needs to be booked separately.

Don’t miss out on this unparalleled opportunity to learn from one of the leading clubs in Europe.

Date: 2 & 3 September 2024
Location: Allianz Stadium, Turin, Italy

Book your ticket here

We look forward to seeing you there!

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