A panel session discussing the intricacies of sporting event management will take place at Event Buyers Live, with four dynamic female events professionals sharing their professional expertise.

Rebecca Leach, director of ARC Event Consultancy, Lucy Jones, head of match operations at Rugby League World Cup, Michelle Dite, operations director of AELTC (Wimbledon), and Lindsay Impett, freelance consultant to World Netball Federation, will take to the stage at the industry event to share their experiences of organising some of the most renowned sporting events in the world.

All four women have worked on world-leading and large-scale sporting events, including Invictus Games, Oxford v Cambridge Boat Race, MLB London Series, Tour de France, IAAF World Championships, UK Sport, Netball World Cup, World Triathlon Championships, London 2012, and Special Olympics World Games.

The Women in Sporting Event Management panel session will take place at Event Buyers Live, which is being held at EMCC and De Vere Orchard Hotel from November 29-December 1.

Speaking of the exciting speaker announcement, Neil Fagg, event director of Event Buyers Live, said: “This panel session is going to be an absolute highlight. Lucy, Michelle, Becs and Lindsay are highly experienced events professionals, organising the highest profile sporting events, holding much respect from the wider industry. I also know they have all worked together on huge projects so the chemistry and camaraderie on stage will be fantastic to see.

“Event Buyers Live’s education programme is designed to inform and inspire and so I have no doubt that both their shared and individual experiences will be of huge interest to attendees.”

Event Buyers Live has built a strong reputation for solid business networking, an insightful education programme and the sharing of industry knowledge. Attendees already confirmed for Event Buyers Live 2021 include Lawn Tennis Association, Cuffe and Taylor, Formula E, Cheltenham Festivals, Green Man, DHP Family, Devon County Show, Wasserman, Victorious Festival, and 20-20 Events Management.

Organisers wishing to attend EBL should act fast if they wish to secure a place.  Only 100 organisers will be granted a position at the exclusive event, which is free for organisers to attend.

Register here or call the team on 01795 509113.