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Our annual TheTicketingBusiness Forum is set to host an outstanding, in-person audience of hundreds of senior figures from the world of entertainment ticketing, alongside the industry’s finest and most innovative product and service suppliers.

Here’s a selection of the industry leaders attending the 2022 Forum:

CIO, Club Atlético River Plate
SVP, Strategy & Data Analytics, FTX Arena
Chief Information Officer, Feyenoord Rotterdam
Ticketing Manager, Birmingham City F.C.
Chief Executive, Blackpool Grand Theatre
Head of Ticketing, Raymond Gubbay (Sony Music)
Marketing & Communications Manager, Contact Theatre
Head of Ticket Sales , Sadler’s Wells
Senior Customer Liaison Manager , Ascot
Head of Sales, SkiData Access Control
General Manager – SKIDATA Scandinavia AB, SkiData Access Control
CFO, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Senior Business Dev Manager, Stay22
Venue Commercial Director, AC Milan
CEO & Co-Founder, Smeetz – Ticketing & Dynamic Pricing
Head of Sales, Leicester City FC
Sales & Customer Engagement Mgr, Blackpool Grand Theatre
Venue Projects & Strategy Manager, Arsenal FC
CBDO, Piletilevi Group AS
Head of Audiences, Marketing & Sales, Blackpool Grand Theatre
Customer Solutions Manager, SkiData Access Control
Sales Director, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Box Office & Porth Eirias Operations Manager, Venue Cymru
Head of Sales, Radialsystem
Business Manager, Travel Stadium
Customer Success – UK, Tix Ticketing
CEO, Sheffa Productions
Business Development Manager , Protect Group (Event Protect)
Head of Commercial, Swansea City Association FC
Relationship & Development Director, TicketPlan
Ticket Office Manager, Wycombe Wanderers FC
Business Development Manager, Protect Group (Event Protect)
Ticketing Manager, RFU Twickenham Stadium
Owner / Technical Director, Skiddle
Head of Ticketing (Touring), DETKS Mehr Entertainment
SVP International, DotOrigin
SVP – Head of Revenue & Partnerships , Protecht [FanShield]
Managing Director, TEG – Ticketek Entertainment Group
Chief Product Officer, Onebox Ticket Distribution System
Director, CMSA Consultancy
Head of Cust Services, Hospitality & Ticketing , Swansea City Association FC
CEO, Cedar Packaging
Ticketing Manager, Burnley FC
European Business Dev Mgr, Cedar Packaging
Business Development Manager, Booking Protect
Director of International Sales, Axess AG
Head of Marketing, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
User Experience Manager, VfL Wolfsburg
Managing Director, Swiss Vapeur Parc
Founder & CEO, DotOrigin
Business Development Manager, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Chief Executive, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Sales & Ticketing Manager, National Theatre
Director, Client Success, AudienceView Ticketing
Strategy Lead UK, TicketSwap
Founder & CEO, Dawn Farrow
General Manager, Business Development, AsiaWorld-Expo Management
Business Development & Growth, Boletia
Managing Director, Roncalli
Administrative Director, Theater Oberhausen
Commercial Director , Ticketek – UK
VP of Product & Engineering, Tix Ticketing
Production Director,
General Manager STH UK, Sports Travel & Hospitality Group (STH)
Fan Experience, Manchester City FC
Technology Project Manager, Marylebone Cricket Club (Lord’s)
Marketing Director, Palmeiras SE
Managing Partner, TLS – Boca Systems
Director I Constituent Services, Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023
Co-Founder & Head of Business Development, 3D Digital Venue
Sales Manager New Business, ERGO Reiseversicherung
Account Manager, Advanced
Head of Marketing, Blackburn Rovers FC
Manager, Empire Sports International
CEO, B.A.M Ticketing
Senior Manager – Ticketing, Everton FC
Sr Mgr Ticketing & Spectator Services, Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023
Chief Brand Officer, Anadolu Efes Sports Club
UK Country Manager, Smeetz – Ticketing & Dynamic Pricing
Managing Director/Owner, ILMC / IQ Media
CRO & Co-Founder, Secure Tickets
Ticket Manager, Kilden Theater and Concerthall
Head of Business Development, Booking Protect
Project Manager, NewC
Head of Ticketing, ACC Liverpool Group (M&S Bank Arena)
Head of Commercial, Hull KR
Head of Marketing, Veritas Entertainment
Interim Marketing Director, Layered Reality™ Experiences
Software Engineer, Tixserve
COO & Board Member, Piletilevi Group AS
Head of Campaigns, Atttitude is Everything
Senior Sales Manager, Vivaticket
Product Leader, Tixserve
Membership & Commercial Services Manager, The National Gallery
Head of Communications, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
CTO, Royal Opera House
Business Development Director – Theatre Tokens, Society of London Theatre / UK Theatre
Senior Product Manager, Ticketmaster (DE)
Hotel Sales Manager, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Stadium Access & Innovation, SkiData Access Control
Head of Ticketing, Royal Collection Trust
Head of ticketing and supporter services, Brighton & Hove Albion FC
CEO, XS2Event
BAL Ticketing Manager, NBA – National Basketball Association
COO, Tiketblok
HR Director, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Digital Manager, National Concert Hall
Ticket Operations Manager, Brighton & Hove Albion FC
Managing Partner, TLS – Boca Systems
Manager New Business Development, Ticketcounter
Managing Director, Eventim UK
Business Development Director, AXS Ticketing
Director of Business Development, Redeam
Chief Executive, STAR – Society of Ticket Agents and Retailers
Head of Ticketing, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Account Management Director (EMEA), SeatGeek Enterprise
Chief Revenue Officer, Onebox Ticket Distribution System
CEO, Indigo
Customer Success Manager, Advanced
Founder, Close – The Close App
Country Product Manager, Eventim (CTS Eventim)
Managing Director, Ticketmaster Taiwan [tixCraft]
Ticketing Digital System Manager, Leicester City FC
CEO, Musikkens Hus
C.E.O., WeGotTickets
Commercial Director, Nimax Theatres
Hospitality Sales Manager, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Senior Sales Manager, Ticketmaster Sport, Ticketmaster UK
Ticketing Manager, Ofi Crete FC
Head of Ticketing & CRM, Edinburgh International Festival
Head of Ticketing, HQ Theatres
European Business Development Manager, Cedar Packaging
Director, Vision Events
Partnerships & Marketing Director, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Chief Revenue Officer, Smeetz – Ticketing & Dynamic Pricing
Head of Ticketing, FKP Scorpio UK
Senior Sales Manager, TIXnGO
COO, Sound Travel Group
Chief Operating Officer,
CCO, Ticketcounter
Head of Ticketing – The Hundred, ECB – England and Wales Cricket Board
Senior Director of Partnerships, TodayTix
Chief Technical Office, Onebox Ticket Distribution System
Head of Ticketing ESMS, DETKS Mehr Entertainment
Ticketing Sales Manager, AS Roma
Communication & Marketing, TIXnGO
Director, Executive Producer & Choreographer, Fit the Bill
Director of Cricket Performance, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Moderator, TheTicketingBusiness
Managing Director & Client Liaison, Veritas Entertainment
Consultant , International Olympic Committee
Director, Fit the Bill
Sales Director, Total Ticketing
VP of Sales, BizDev & Strategic Partnerships, Redeam
Ticketing Manager, Welsh Rugby Union
Head of Commercial , Seat Unique
Head of Operations, Layered Reality™ Experiences
Venue Configuration Assistant, CEV – Confédération Europeenne de Volleyball
Ticketing Services Manager, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Project Manager, We Are InSite
Partnerships Manager, Champions Travel
Founder / CEO, Sound Travel Group
CEO, Match Fit Pass
Ticketing & Customer Service Manager, FC København [FC Copenhagen]
Managing Director, NewC
Director of Commercial – Venues Canberra, ACT Government (Australian Capital Territory)
Chief Executive Officer, ART4ART
President, Empire Sports International
Executive Board and Chief Toting Officer,
Head of Theatre Tokens, Society of London Theatre / UK Theatre
Head of Ticketing, Royal Opera House
Head of Conference and Event Sales, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Membership Manager, Rugby Football League (RFL)
Director of IT, National Theatre
Ticketing Manager, Warwickshire CCC / Edgbaston Stadium
Commercial Director, Ideal Postcodes
Business Development Manager, Booking Protect
Lead Alpha , Alpha Agency
CEO & Co-Founder, Queue-it
Head of Ticketing, Loft Concerts
Business Development, Ticketmaster (DE)
Managing Director, Beckerbillett GmbH
CTO, Piletilevi Group AS
General Manager – Ovation, TEG – Ticketek Entertainment Group
Ticketing & Access Control Coordinator, Palmeiras SE
Head of Venue Business, AS Roma
Project Manager, Tixserve
Head of Operations, Vivaticket UK
Head Developer, nolock
Director, Two Circles
Ticketing Manager, Royal Opera House
Head of Ticketing, Crystal Palace FC
Managing Director – (EMEA), SeatGeek Enterprise
Consultant, Axess AG
Head of Ticketing and Projects, DETKS Mehr Entertainment
Head of Ticketing and Hospitality, Liverpool FC
Tech Champion – Ticketing and CRM, Arts Council England
CEO, nolock
Business Development Manager, TLS – Boca Systems
Head of Ticketing and Audience Insight, Bristol Old Vic
Assistant General Mgr, Business Technology, AsiaWorld-Expo Management
Head of Business Development, Skiddle
Head of Sales, Ascot
CEO & Founder, Seat Unique
CEO & Founder, Ticketpass
Ticketing Manager, Paris La Defense Arena
Managing Director, Squires Media
Co-Founder, SeatGeek Enterprise
Managing Director, Preevue
Group Ticketing Director, Ambassador Theatre Group
Business Development Director, Ticketek – UK
Head of Supply, Seat Unique
Director, FEAT (Face-value European Alliance for Ticketing)
Ticketing Product and Growth Manager, New Zealand Cricket
Venue Project Delivery Mgr, Arsenal FC
Head of Data Insight Strategy & Customer Experience, Nottingham Forest FC
Founder, Vatic
Director Music & Entertainment, Ticketmaster (DE)
Marketing Specialist, Anadolu Efes Sports Club
Head of Ticketing, RLWC2021 Rugby League World Cup
CEO, TIX (Australia)
Business Development & Partnerships, TIX (Australia)
Client Success Leader, Tixserve
Head of Stadium Revenue, AC Milan
CEO, Ticketcounter
Ticketing & Memberships Manager, Manchester United FC
Operations Director, Lancs Cricket / Emirates Old Trafford
Chief Executive Officer, JCA
Senior Product Manager, Tix Ticketing
Secretary, Musikkens Hus
Digital Commercial Manager, NewC
Customer Success Manager, Queue-it
Head of Media & Chief Digital Officer, Norsk Toppfotball (Norwegian Professional Football League)
Senior Director of Sales & Partnerships, Protecht [FanShield]
Founder, We Are InSite
Managing Director, TJChambers Consultancy
Sr Director Sports Bus Dev – Europe, Ticketmaster (DE)
Ticketing Operations Manager, Welsh Rugby Union
C.E.O & Co. Founder, Secure Tickets
Managing Director, TicketPlan
Multimedia, Hull KR
Venue Director, Arsenal FC
Head of Experience, YTL Arena Bristol
Ticketing Manager, Leicester City FC
General Manager, Club Atlético River Plate
European Sales Director, Cedar Packaging
Box Office & Audience Insights Manager, Contact Theatre
Head of Client Solutions , Ticketek – UK
Box Office Manager, DE SINGEL Arts Centre
CEO & Co-Founder, Tiketblok
Ticketing Operations Mgr, AC Milan

with many more joining every day!


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