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Sport Management Association Conference (SMAC )2019

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Central Michigan University

1200 South Franklin Street

Mount Pleasant, MI 48859

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The 9th Annual Sport Management Association Conference and Career Fair presented by Central Michigan University SMA.

About this Event

The 9th Annual Sport Management Association Conference and Career Fair presented by Central Michigan University SMA will be held Sunday, November 3rd, 2019 on the campus of Central Michigan University. If you have ever thought about working in the entertainment or sports industries this event is for you!

This is an exclusive event! Register Now! Tickets are limited!

The Conference will run from 12:00pm to 7:00pm and will include keynote speakers, breakout sessions, as well as a long networking hour! Appetizers/finger foods will be served during the networking hour.

12:00pm – 1:00pm Conference Registration

1:10pm – 2:00pm Keynote Speaker

2:10pm – 3:00pm Breakout Session

3:05pm – 3:55pm Panel Session

4:00pm – 4:55pm Keynote Speaker

5:00pm – 7:00pm Networking Hour

5:00pm – 6:00pm: Food and beverages will be available

Breakout sessions will include:

*** more speakers to be released ***

Generating Revenue

  • Ian Shapiro- IPG 360
  • Justin Glass- Indianapolis Colts
  • Rachael Starr- Atlanta Hawks/College Park SkyHawks
  • Michaela Erickson- Minnesota Timberwolves

Entertainment

  • Chris Vosters- ESPN, BIGTEN
  • Sue barsoum- Live Nation
  • Ashley Lonsway- Toledo Mud Hens

Collegiate Athletics

  • Kit Hughes- Bowling Green University
  • Dr. Robin Hardin- University of Tennessee
  • Evan Taylor- University of Illinois

Breaking into Sports- Panel

  • Ian Shapiro- IPG 360
  • Kit Hughes- Bowling Green University
  • Dr. Robin Hardin- University of Tennessee
  • Evan Taylor- University of Illinois
  • Jon A Steinbrecher- NCAA Division I Council- Vice Chair Board of Directors/Commissioner of the MAC

Keynote Speaker

  • Jon A Steinbrecher- NCAA Division I Council- Vice Chair Board of Directors/Commissioner of the MAC

Leadership Speaker

  • Jonathan Glenn- CMU Leadership Institute

    CAREER FAIR

Below is a list of companies and organizations represented, there will be more added to this list as the event approaches:

  • Saginaw Spirit
  • Detroit Tigers
  • Michigan International Speedway
  • PCUPS
  • Michigan Sport Alliance
  • Fort Wayne Tin Caps
  • Notre Dame
  • University of Indiana
  • Milwaukee Bucks
  • Senior PGA Tour
  • National Flag Football (NFF)
  • Detorit Red Wings/ Olympia Entertainment
  • Detroit Pistons
  • Golf Digest Planner and Tournament Shop
  • Kalamzoo Growlers/Battle Creek Bombers
  • Atlanta Hawks
  • Lansing Lugnuts
  • New York Mets
  • The Madison Square Garden Company
  • Oakland County Football Club
  • Special Olympics Michigan
  • University of Michigan
  • Great Lakes Loons
*Some organizations will be holding interviews on Monday following the conference. Interviews are invitation only based on students impressions at the career fair and applications (application links for select companies will be sent out in advance of the conference so register soon!)

BE SURE TO FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA FOR MORE INFORMATION:

FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/CMUSMAC/

TWITTER: https://twitter.com/smac_cmu

FAQs

What should I bring into the event? Dress?

Bring business cards or resumes to exchange with speakers and professionals during networking hour. Bring a notebook to take notes of the speakers. Dress is business professional.

What's the refund policy?

No refunds, all sales are final.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, please bring a form of identification for on site registration. (Example: drivers license, college ID)

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes, you may edit your registration information after purchase.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Name entered when registering online must match the attendee of the event. Please bring a form of identification to on-site registration.

For any additional questions please email, Director of Registration, Mackenzie Dancer, dance1mr@cmich.edu

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1200 South Franklin Street

Mount Pleasant, MI 48859

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