On Friday, February 17, 2023, we will host the 23rd annual NBA All-Star Technology Summit in Salt Lake City. The event will bring together a unique, invitation-only group to explore the trends and innovations in sports, media and technology.
Featured Panels Include
NBA All-Star Guard, Phoenix Suns; Philanthropist & Entrepreneur
The Summit will feature conversations with:
Founder, Qualtrics; Owner, Utah Jazz; Chairman, Smith Entertainment Group
Robert A. Iger
Chief Executive Officer
The Walt Disney Company
NBA All-Star Guard, Phoenix Suns
Philanthropist & Entrepreneur
Panels with other industry leaders will cover:
Stream On: How the Rise in Streaming Services is Leading to Increased Competition for Consumer Attention
We all spend countless hours streaming content. And with so many platforms to choose from, audiences are more empowered than ever – dropping some services to sign up for others with more appealing or timely programming. In this environment, streamers are looking for ways to stand out from the pack, which has led many to turn to live sports, a singularly powerful draw. This panel will cover the future of streaming and discuss how these services can achieve long-term growth and sustainability.
Web3 in 2023: What the Push for a Decentralized Internet Means for the Future of Sports and Society
Opinions are sharply divided on Web3. Some say it’s the future – transforming how we play, shop, learn and live. Others say it’s a fad – that virtual spaces will never offer true real-world value. This panel will address the innovation behind future technologies and what it could mean for sports fans.
The Ecosystem of Influence: How Content Creators’ Digital and Cultural Capital Shapes Today’s World
Celebrity has never been more attainable as evidenced by the ever-growing number of digital “influencers.” But what does the rise of influencers mean for individuals, brands and society as a whole? This panel will discuss how creators turn their online personas into booming content businesses and how companies can get the most out of their relationships with influencers.
The Evolving Athlete: How Performance-Enhancing Innovation is Transforming Data, Fandom and Sports as We Know It
Cutting-edge technology is revolutionizing the entire sports ecosystem – from helping athletes with their training, recovery and mental wellness to elevating the fan experience. Billions of dollars are being invested in the sports technology sector every year, and this panel will discuss how recent innovations impact athletes, teams, fans and the broader sports landscape.