MOST NOTABLE EVENTS

 

Keynote Conversations

  • Jim Harbaugh, Head Football Coach at the University of Michigan

  • John U. Bacon, Author

  • Lee Steinberg, Sports Agent

  • Jeff Gordon, NASCAR Racer

  • Dhani Jones, Qey Capital Partners; Former NFL and Michigan Football Player

  • Tom Garfinkel, Miami Dolphins

  • Carrie Brzezinski, ESPN

  • Jon Paley, The Vault

  • Wally Hayward, W Partners


2018-2019 EVENTS

 

2017-2018 EVENTS

 

2016-2017 Events

 

Keynote Conversations

  • Madison Square Garden Information Session

  • FOX Sports Coffee Chats

  • Tony Schiller, Paragon Marketing

  • Elaine Czarnick, Paragon Marketing

  • Scott Doyne, Turner Sports

  • Billy Haubrich, ESPN

  • ESPN Coffee Chats

  • Dave Portnoy, Barstool Sports

  • Allison Butler, Big Ten Network

  • Jason Langwell, Intersport

  • Jim Renne, ROSSETTI

  • Michigan Athletics South Campus Tour

  • Kronke Sports & Entertainment

  • Wasserman Information Session

  • Jimmy King

  • Big Ten Network Student U

  • Uday Ahuja, RSE Ventures

  • Jon Grove, Endeavor

  • Michael Calderon, Big Ten Network

  • Steve Herz, Montag Group

  • Alan Miller, Alan R. Miller, P.C.

  • Tom Spock, Scallar Media Partners

  • Anmol Malhotra, Snap Inc.

  • Staci Wolf, Teneo Sports

  • Michael Meltzer, DraftKings

  • Mike Mikho, Laundry Service and Cycle (Wasserman)

  • Steve Broglio, University of Michigan

  • Warde Manuel, University of Michigan

  • Jen Durda, Turner Sports

Themed Panel Discussions

  • A Career in Sports Law

    • Lexi Brinza, Detroit Pistons

    • Dylan Sherwyn, Fordham Law

  • Detroit Tigers Day at Comerica Park

    • Jordan Field, Founder and Director of the Detroit Tigers Foundation

    • Kaitlin Knutson, Director Partnership Services

    • Ben Fidelman, Public Relations

    • Jordan Bagley, Corporate Partnerships Account Executive

    • Kelsey Decker, Suite Services Manager

    • Sam Menzin, Director of Baseball Operations

  • Detroit MLS Bid

    • Liz Godek, Detroit Pistons

    • Rich Haddad, Detroit Pistons

    • Josh Bartlestein, Detroit Pistons

    • Noel Cimmino, Lawyer

  • Michigan Athletics Panel

    • Beth Pickard, Director of Strategic Partnerships & Marketing

    • TJ Garske, Assistant Director | External Communications & Public Relations (Ice Hockey)

    • Laurel Young, Digital Communications and Creative Assistant | Comm & PR

    • Jaclyn Crummey, Assistant Director | Game Presentation & Fan Experience, Student Engagement

    • Nathan Brecht, Assistant Director | Game Presentation & Fan Experience

    • Rachel Myers, Associate Director of Ticket Services

  • Michigan International Speedway

    • Josh Belt

    • Rob Hemmig

    • Jared Reid

    • Jason Lucas

  • Social Justice in Sports

    • Dexter Mason, RISE

    • Ketra Armstrong, University of Michigan

    • Marissa Pollick, University of Michigan

  • Detroit Lions Panel

    • Ashton Mullinix, Executive Director of Business Strategy and Analytics

    • Ben Braden, Manager of Business Strategy and Analytics

    • Andy Goebel, Manager, Business Development

    • Eric Barrera, Manager, Consumer Sales

Professional Development

  • Resume Reviews

  • LinkedIn Etiquette

  • Professional Headshots

  • How to Network

  • Using our Michigan Alumni Network

  • SBA Nationwide Call

  • Mock Interviews

Case Studies

  • Michigan Athletics H.A.I.L. App


Keynote Conversations

  • Daniel Milstein, Gold Star

  • Ben Reynolds and Jacob Meyer, Spalk

  • Mitch Bornstein, LA Rams

  • Daron Roberts, Center for Sports Leadership & Innovation at the University of Texas, Former NFL Coach

  • Len Middleton, University of Michigan Stephen M. Ross School of Business Lecturer of Strategy and Entrepreneurship

  • Mark Lev, Fenway Sports Management

  • Ryan Knap, MCG Sports

  • Alex Prassad, Sports M&A Advisor

  • David Herman, Twitter Sports

Themed Panel Discussions

  • IMG College Panel

    • Jon Cole, IMG College

    • Andrew Popchcuk, IMG Michigan

    • Brianna Burns, IMG Michigan

    • Heidi Wegmueller, IMG Eastern Michigan

    • Larry Thompson, IMG Central Michigan

  • The Evolving Sport Media Landscape

    • Mark Silverman; Big Ten Network and Fox

    • Jon Paley; The Vault

  • New Trends in the Sport Industry

    • Jessica Berman, NHL

    • David Cho, Adidas

    • Dan Gaimain, Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment

    • Mark Burns, Sports Business Chronicle

  • Sport Finance Panel

    • Neil Aaron, NBA

    • Barry Klarberg, Monarch Wealth Management

  • Michigan Athletics Beat Writers

    • Dan Murphy, ESPN

    • Lary Lage, Associated Press (AP)

  • Blockchain and Bitcoin Technology In Sports

    • Barry Klarberg, Monarch Wealth Management

    • Sam Rahman, Didit Inc.

    • Jeff Volk, Didit Inc.

Information Sessions

  • Creative Artists Agency (CAA)

  • Madison Square Garden (MSG)

  • Detroit Piston's Ticket Sales Program

Professional Development

  • Resume Reviews

  • LinkedIn Etiquette

  • Professional Headshots

  • How to Network

  • Case Study Competition

  • Using our Michigan Alumni Network

  • SBA Nationwide Call


Keynote Conversations

  • Ron Melnyk, IMG College

  • Andrew Pudduck, HTC

  • David Herman, Twitter

  • Tom Leward, Detroit Lions

  • Bryan Burns, The Forward Direction Group

  • Barry Klarberg, Monarch Wealth Management

  • Danny Koblin, LA 2024

  • Mark Rosentraub, Michigan Center for Sport and Policy

  • Johnny Kane, Fox Sports Detroit

Themed Panel Discussions

  • Sport Management Advisory Board

    • Carrie Brzezinski, ESPN

    • Jon Paley, The Vault

    • Wally Hayward, W Partners

  • Detroit Tigers Day at Comerica Park

    • Jordan Field, Founder and Director of the Detroit Tigers Foundation

    • Ron Wade, Director of Marketing

    • Steve Cleary, Director of Corporate Sales

    • Jessica Ruddy, Account Executive

  • Michigan Athletics Symposium

    • Briana Burns, IMG College

    • Steve Reedy, IMG College

    • Whitney Tarver, Assistant Director of Game Presentation

    • Rachel Myers, Group Sales Manager

    • Hunter Greenfield, Associate Director of Development

    • Megan Tanenbaum, Director of Operations

    • Alma Davila Toro, Event Manager and Director of Championships

  • Detroit Sports Symposium

    • Paul Bee, Detroit Red Wings

    • Josh Belt, Michigan International Speedway

Professional Development Events

  • Resume reviews

  • LinkedIn etiquette

  • Professional headshots

  • How to network