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8 February  |  13:00-16:00 GMT

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Read on to find out more about the Ignition virtual event, tech directory and Innovation competition. 

LATEST NEWS: Register for free today and get ready to discover the latest sport tech innovations, strategies, case studies, presentations and more in our immersive platform. 

(Timings and sessions are subject to change)

2023 Speakers Include...

Chris Marinak

Chief Operations & Strategy Officer, MLB

Georgia Sapounas

Senior Director Digital Products, Cleveland Cavaliers

Meredith McPherron

CEO & Managing Partner, DRIVE by DraftKings

Scott Gutterman

SVP, Digital Operations, The PGA Tour

What Is Ignition?

Ignition unites sports and technology.

At its core, Ignition is a platform for the creative and tech-enabled disruptors driving the future of sports business. It’s the meeting place of the sports industry’s most transformative tech in an energetic, experiential, and visual hub that’s buzzing with start-up electricity and supported by the industry’s tech giants.

Join Ignition’s virtual event on the 8th February 2023 and be a part of the most cutting-edge advancements and innovations in sports tech. Registered platform users will benefit from access to our ecosystem of 300+ Tech Directory Listings. It’s the largest and most up to date sports network of its kind where you can find tech disruptors, new contacts and future partners.


Our content hub of tech demonstrations, case studies, and keynote speakers covers the pressing issues of today and uncovers the solutions of tomorrow across the sports tech ecosystem.

Big & small tech companies



Broadcasters & platforms



Who is ignition for?

Ignition is the meeting place of sports technology innovators.
Whether you’re a stealth mode startup looking to validate your idea, a burgeoning scaleup ready to go to the next level, a rights holder exploring monetisation or tech-enabled solutions, or an investor searching for your latest investment, Ignition is your destination. 

Why you should be involved

The future of your business begins today.
Ignition is a virtual event and a platform designed to connect startups, scaleups, right holders and investors with innovation. The tech directory listing and innovation competition provide additional opportunities to be featured in front of prominent sports executives. 

Global sports tech content hub

Lead & Business Development generation

Curated video content

Direct masterclass sessions

How to Get Involved

Ignition is the new home of sports technology – a destination for the sports tech community to identify the latest solutions, innovations, investments that will re-define the future of the sports industry.

There are 4 ways of getting involved in our tech community and be a part of our event.