Legia Warsaw Municipal Stadium of Marshall Józef Piłsudski to host the ESSMA Summit 2023
It is our honour to announce that the 9th edition of the ESSMA Summit will be organised on 21 & 22 March 2023 in Legia Warsaw Municipal Stadium of Marshal Jozef Pilsudski.
This must-attend stadium industry event is organised by ESSMA. In order to organise an event of the highest quality we’re proud to announce that we will join forces with Legia Warsaw and the Polish top flight league Ekstraklasa
About Legia Warsaw Municipal Stadium of Marshał Józef Pilsudski
Legia Warsaw Municipal Stadium of Marshal Jozef Pilsudski is home to Legia Warsaw, the most successful football club in Poland. Legia was founded in 1916 by soldiers of Marshall Józef Piłsudski – Polish Legions fighting for regaining of Polish independence hence the name of the stadium.
The stadium has a capacity of 31,000 seats and features an impressive club museum (located in the North stand) as well as Sports bar & restaurant which open for guests on matchdays as well as non-matchdays, as well unique space designed especially with Gen Z visitors in mind - The Box – place of gaming, music, fashion & lifestyle.
Due to the most recent renovations, carried out from 2008 to 2011, the stadium now meets the criteria for the UEFA-elite class, which allows it to host semi-finals of the UEFA Champions LeagueTM.
In 2020, the club opened also Legia Training Center, a state-of-the-art facility that knows no equal in the rest of Eastern Europe in terms of modern facilities and amenities. The training center has 8 pitches, hotel for the first team, boarding school for l academy players, LegiaLab R&D facilities, wellness and an indoor hall. Starting from September 2022 Legia Training Center is not only home of Legia Warsaw teams but also the first team of Shakhtar Donetsk and Shakhtar U-19 team plays there their Uefa Youth League fixtures.
Both the Legia Warsaw Municipal Stadium of Marshal Józef Pilsudski and the Legia Training Center will take center stage during the ESSMA Summit in March, as these unique locations will host professionals from the stadium industry from all over Europe for 2 days of networking opportunities and knowledge sharing. About the ESSMA Summit
The ESSMA Summit is the must-attend stadium industry event. It is a great opportunity to broaden your network in the stadium industry and offers participants a unique setting to link-up with European colleagues to learn and share ideas and qualitative content.