SPORTS BUSINESS JAPAN 2018 together with Stadia & Arena Japan 2018

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  • 09.04

    Thank you for attending Sports Business Japan 2018 together with Stadia & Arena Japan 2018. The 3rd Conference and Exhibition came to its grand finale on Friday August 31st 2018. We hope to meet you all again in Japan in 2019!

  • 07.19

    Conference Programme has released!  Working with our advisory board , we have taken the initial concept and shaped a programme of insight and entertainment that will focus on the growth of sports industry across Japan. VIEW PROGRAMME

  • 07.19

    Pre-Registration is now open!   Early-bird ends 17th Aug. Sign up now to network with and learn from senior representatives of Japanese Sports Industries.

  • 04.26

    Conference program will be released in June! 
    Stay tuned with us on updates of this sports business event in Japan!

  • 04.05

    English Site has opened.

What is Sports Business Japan 2018
together with Stadia & Arena Japan 2018?

Promoting interchanges of people, technology,
and information to create sports business opportunities.

Sports Business Japan 2018 together with Stadia & Arena Japan 2018, in cooperation with the Panstadia & Arena Management
Magazine which has an established presence outside Japan, will be held in Osaka for the first time. As a comprehensive event
focussing on the business of sport, it will attract state-of-the-art technologies and solutions from around the world.

Backed by the opinion leader in the sports
industry and financial circles.

Saburo Kawabuchi (Representative Director and Chairman, Japan Top League Alliance),
a force in the sporting world through his strong leadership,and Shingo Torii (Vice Chairman of the Board, Representative Director, The Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry), leading the Kansai business community, has been appointed as a special advisor to this event. They will provide powerful backup through their eminent advice about the form of this specialist’ event to revitalize the sports industry.

Formation of a planning committee
comprised of experts


This third conference will deliver a program of even more depth, with themes and speakers selected by a new planning
committee. We welcome Professor Yoshiyuki Mano of Waseda University’s Faculty of Sport Sciences as Committee Chair, heading a committee composed of powerful sporting organizations, leading members of Kansai’s financial industry, and experts. Anticipate a conference about the cutting edge of sports business, with a range of topics that all sports industry insiders need-to-know now.