ESSMA interviewed Leif Bjørn, Security Manager at Telia Parken. Together with his colleagues, Leif has the overall responsibility regarding safety and access control at the venue. Telia Parken is one of the host venues of our Safety & Security Workshop on 13 and 14 November.

ESSMA is proud to present its first Benchmark Report, focusing on Food and Beverages. The goal of this research is to discover insights in the current Food & Beverage stadium market. The research focuses on general audience and does not include hospitality packages.

The European Stadium & Safety Management Association (ESSMA) will gather on 13 and 14 November in Copenhagen for its Safety & Security Workshop. Telia Parken and Brøndby Stadium will be the host venues for the event.

Read more on the sound mapping technology implemented at Allianz Arena, sleeve sponsorship opportunities in the Serie A, a new partnership for AS Roma, progress on Al Bayt Stadium - Al Khor City and more in this short industry update by ESSMA. 

Olakunle Adeyemi, a Candidate of the FBA Professional Master in Football Business, about his learnings from Part I of the Stadium Operations Course - Powered by ESSMA. The FBA, an ESMMA Partner, offers its students a Professional Master in Football Business with the objective to deliver them all the necessary tools and an optimal learning environment in order to succeed in the passionate and dynamic football industry.

ESSMA is pleased to announce SeeGrow as newest Corporate Partner. They specialise in open and covered growing systems for stadium pitches including light, CO2, water and warmth.

The turf printing technology of ESSMA Stadium Partner, AirPrint, has been used at the training site of Paris Saint-Germain. The PSG training site grounds team, led by Jonathan Calderwood, engraved a graphic message on the pitch to wish their coach, Thomas Tuchel, a happy birthday.

Read more on AI technology at Manchester City, a virtual tour around Allianz Arena, DFL’s AR newspaper experience, eSports at AS Monaco and more in this short industry update by ESSMA.

Christian van Ginneke will take part in ESSMA’s Development & Construction Workshop to elaborate the multifunctional FC Groningen training site project. He is the client representative and project manager of Euroborg NV for the Elite Sports Training & Health Centre for FC Groningen (Dutch Premier League). Euroborg NV is the owner of both the stadium and training site and they lease the facilities to FC Groningen.