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International Conference on Sports Foundations on stage

2ND international conference
on sports foundations

In order to attend the Conference, you can purchase the general pass or the one-day ticket option for September 12

International Conference on Sports Foundations on stage
International Conference on Sports Foundations

About the event

The Fundação do Futebol - Liga Portugal, as a link between Football and Social Responsibility, will associate itself with the Thinking Football Summit, on September 12, to launch the Second International Conference on Sports Foundations, the major meeting dedicated to foundations, which was a success in its first edition.

 

An approach of assessment and reflection on the major themes that link Professional Football and social intervention, as a platform for promotion and a driving force for essential social change today.

 

Environmental Sustainability, Approaching Local Communities and the various innovative projects for a more positive Football will be some of the topics for debate and reflection among the various national and international guests.

WHERE?
thinking football summit 2024

Considered the biggest Portuguese event dedicated to Football, the Thinking Football Summit is already a benchmark in the European sporting calendar and returns for its third edition on 12, 13 and 14 September at the Super Bock Arena in Porto. It brings together the biggest players in the industry, including clubs, companies and organizations, to address, think, debate and breathe the beautiful game with fans and students.

Environmental Sustainability

Environmental strategies and the day-to-day practices of a "green club."

Social Inclusion

Football as an inclusive sport ready to welcome all fans.

Humanitarian Causes

Football in the fight for a fairer and more equitable society.

Globalisation

Players, clubs, and organizations working together for a better world.

Communities

The importance of a close relationship between clubs and communities.

meet the speakers
2nd Edition

Matt Parish

matt parish

liverpool fc foundation
ceo

Jorge_Miranda

jorge miranda

benfica foundation

director

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elena montoro

fundación laliga

Responsible Technical Area & Sustainability Strategy

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marisa nobre

egf

Marketing & Communication Department

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carolina petterson ruiz

We Play Green

executive director

José Soares

josé soares

integrated dreams

chief association executive

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teresa santos

fc porto

Quality and

Environmental Manager

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inês seco

sporting foundation

Executive Coordinator

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alex white

Premier League Charitable Fund

acting ceo

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pilar castillo cid

fundación real betis

Head of social projects and DAO

Jurgen Griesbeck

JÜRGEN GRIESBECK

Common Goal

CEO AND CO - FOUNDER

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ana sanjuanbenito

real madrid foundation

Communications and Fundraising Manager Director

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hanspeter rothmund

football is more foundation

ceo

Jacopo Romeo_edited.jpg

jacopo romeo

Udinese Calcio

Head of Communications

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robert zitzmann

Jung von Matt Sports

Managing Director & Partner

meet the speakers
1st Edition

Matt Parish

matt parish

liverpool fc foundation
ceo

Jorge_Miranda

jorge miranda

benfica foundation

director

DSC_7846_edited.jpg

elena montoro

fundación laliga

Responsible Technical Area & Sustainability Strategy

Marisa Nobre_01_edited.jpg

marisa nobre

egf

Marketing & Communication Department

_DSF5448Carolina__edited.jpg

carolina petterson ruiz

We Play Green

executive director

José Soares

josé soares

integrated dreams

chief association executive

Teresa Santos-foto-Editada_edited.jpg

teresa santos

fc porto

Quality and

Environmental Manager

Ines Seco-2_edited.jpg

inês seco

sporting foundation

Executive Coordinator

A White_edited.jpg

alex white

Premier League Charitable Fund

acting ceo

Pilar Castillo Cid_edited.jpg

pilar castillo cid

fundación real betis

Head of social projects and DAO

Jurgen Griesbeck

JÜRGEN GRIESBECK

Common Goal

CEO AND CO - FOUNDER

Ana Sanjuanbenito - Editada_edited.jpg

ana sanjuanbenito

real madrid foundation

Communications and Fundraising Manager Director

Hanspeter Rothmund-Editada_edited.jpg

hanspeter rothmund

football is more foundation

ceo

Jacopo Romeo_edited.jpg

jacopo romeo

Udinese Calcio

Head of Communications

Robert.jpg

robert zitzmann

Jung von Matt Sports

Managing Director & Partner

Agenda

SCHEDULE
2nd Edition

Schedule

7 SEPTEMBER

open ceremony

Pedro Proença

10:10-10:20

Location

ARENA STAGE

1 Club, 1 Foundation, 1 Community: A Portuguese concept that highlights the importance of foundations for the clubs and communities where they operate.

Schedule

7 SEPTEMBER

How can social responsibility foundations be financially sustainable?  

Matt Parish | José Soares |  Alex White | Inês Seco
Time

10:30 - 11:10

Location

ARENA STAGE

Disabled fans as a significant part of the market overlooked by clubs and organizations. Increase inclusion and generation of income, which is currently an untapped section of the market.

Schedule

7 SEPTEMBER

The Social power of Football - Make every sponsorship count

Jürgen Griesbeck | Robert Zitzmann
Time

11:20 - 11:50

Location

ARENA STAGE

Globalization as a key link for social programmes. How to bring brands and social causes together.

Schedule

7 SEPTEMBER

How can clubs, entities and communities work together for a better world?

Pilar Castillo Cid | Ana Sanjuanbenito | Hanspeter Rothmund | Elena Montoro | Jorge Miranda
Time

12:00 - 12:40

Location

ARENA STAGE

The importance of building relationships between clubs and the community, how they can achieve this proximity and the advantages for both parties.

Schedule

7 SEPTEMBER

Green Clubs

Teresa Santos | Jacopo Romeo | Carolina Petterson Ruiz | Marisa Nobre
Time

12:50 - 13:20

Location

ARENA STAGE

The importance of promoting environmental sustainability in the day-to-day lives of the clubs. Discussion of enhancing the value of environmental strategies in the policies of football industry organizations.

Agenda

SCHEDULE
1st Edition

open ceremony

Pedro Proença

1 Club, 1 Foundation, 1 Community: A Portuguese concept that highlights the importance of foundations for the clubs and communities where they operate.

How can social responsibility foundations be financially sustainable?  

Matt Parish | José Soares |  Alex White | Inês Seco

Disabled fans as a significant part of the market overlooked by clubs and organizations. Increase inclusion and generation of income, which is currently an untapped section of the market.

The Social power of Football - Make every sponsorship count

Jürgen Griesbeck | Robert Zitzmann

Globalization as a key link for social programmes. How to bring brands and social causes together.

How can clubs, entities and communities work together for a better world?

Pilar Castillo Cid | Ana Sanjuanbenito | Hanspeter Rothmund | Elena Montoro | Jorge Miranda

The importance of building relationships between clubs and the community, how they can achieve this proximity and the advantages for both parties.

Green Clubs

Teresa Santos | Jacopo Romeo | Carolina Petterson Ruiz | Marisa Nobre

The importance of promoting environmental sustainability in the day-to-day lives of the clubs. Discussion of enhancing the value of environmental strategies in the policies of football industry organizations.

  • What is the role of the Fundação do Futebol?
    It assumes the role of being a link between Clubs and Social Responsibility, working for a better football and a better society. It uses the notoriety of football, its players and professional competitions to develop actions in favour of Social Responsibility and Ecological Sustainability, for a positive and tolerant football and for a more inclusive and equitable society.
  • Where will the event take place?
    Super Bock Arena in Porto.
  • Where can I buy tickets?
    Tickets are on sale on the Thinking Football Summit website. You can also access here.
  • Can I buy a ticket only for the 2nd International Conference on Sports Foundations?
    Yes, it is possible to buy a ticket for the day when the 2nd International Conference on Sports Foundations takes place (September 12th).
  • Is it possible to enter and leave the event throughout the day?
    Yes, that is possible.
  • Where can I exchange my ticket for the wristband?
    There will be an Accreditation Point at the Super Bock Arena on the days of the event.

Previous Attendees

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Who´s Attending

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