The most valuable one-day event for youth and amateur sport tournament, league, club and facility leaders, pros and volunteers, in 30 team sports. We’re conveniently set on Mondays and Tuesdays to avoid conflicts with your practices and games.
We will sell out, so don’t miss out!
Tickets are only $99.
Can’t attend in person? Join us online via livestream for $9!
The Countdown Begins!
2018 Midwest TLC Sport Summit
Each of the 4 TLC Sport Summits 2018 will feature a unique set of headline-grabbing and expert speakers in the one-day “master class” format. Each event’s agenda will be complete and available online 45 days prior to each event:
Open Registration Begins - 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Registration and stadium-style continental breakfast
9 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
WELCOME TO THE TLC SPORT SUMMIT 2018: “Winning Strategies for Tournaments, Leagues & Clubs.” TLC Sport Summit Chair JAY WHITEHEAD and TeamSnap CEO DAVE DUPONT.
9:15 a.m. - 10:10 a.m.
TOURNAMENT, LEAGUE & CLUB SPORT SUMMIT OPENING KEYNOTE & QUESTION AND ANSWER SESSION. Heisman trophy winner, NFL and MLB star BO JACKSON. With special appearances by fellow Heisman Trophy winners and Ohio State University and NFL stars EDDIE GEORGE and ARCHIE GRIFFIN.
10:15 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
BIG SPORT EXPERT PANEL. Football, Baseball, Basketball, Soccer. ESPN Radio host & First Serve Partners President JOEY BRANDER, moderator.
10:55 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.
SPORTS TOURISM, FACILITIES & TRAVEL EXPERT PANEL. Sports Facility Advisory/SFM CEO DEV PATHIK, moderator.
11:40 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
FAST-GROWING SPORT EXPERT PANEL. ESPN Radio host & First Serve Partners President JOEY BRANDER, moderator.
12:15 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.
12:55 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
SUPERSTAR KEYNOTE. Star of the movie Long Shot: The Kevin Laue Story and the only D1 scholarship basketball player with one arm KEVIN LAUE.
1:50 p.m. - 2:25 p.m.
TEAM E-COMMERCE EXPERT PANEL
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
15 MINUTES TO RAISE $2500 IN 25 DAYS
2:50 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.
Coffee & KIND Networking Break
3:15 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.
ATTACK OF THE APPS: Next Level Sports’ CEO LANCE SMITH: The Youth Sports Apps You Need to Know About, each in 2 minutes or less.
3:55 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.
TECH TALK: 15-MINUTE TECHNOLOGY BEST-PRACTICES for TOURNAMENTS, LEAGUES, CLUBS & FACILITIES.
4:25 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
BIG ISSUES EXPERT PANEL. SFIA Vice President JOHN PETERS and League Network General Counsel and former Big 10 Network Executive Producer ALEX PRASAD, co-moderators.
5:15 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Keynotes & Featured Speakers
OSU Football National Champion
NFL VP of Officiating
SFA/SFM Founder & ESPN Newsmaker
Hoops Legend & "Long Shot" Movie & TV Star
ESPN & CBS SPORTS Star
Sports Venture Capitalist & High Velocity Sports Founder
PLaces to stay
We have secured a block at the nearby HOMEWOOD SUITES starting at $119 –
More Hotels will be added for all venues, with affordable nightly rates from $79 to $159, along with family-friendly accommodations. But don’t wait for a hotel to grab your spot.
2018 TLC Sport Summit Event Policies
- Refunds can be made in full for all requests made by email up to 30 days prior to event date. Refund requests between 29 days and 5 days prior to event date are subject to a $50 service fee. No refund requests will be granted after 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, 4 days or less prior to event date.
- Attendee substitution requests may be made until 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, 3 or more days prior to event date.
- Refund and substitution requests should be made only by email to Annesophie@LeagueNetwork.com.
- In the case of postponement due to forces beyond control, organizers reserve the right to determine terms of refund, including the option to provide a “rain check” for a future date. In the case of complete cancellation due to forces beyond the organizers’ control, registration fees will be refunded electronically, less applicable credit card or bank fees.
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