The seventh annual TheTicketingBusiness Forum (9-10 April, Manchester) is set to host an outstanding audience of senior figures from the world of entertainment ticketing, alongside the industry’s finest and most innovative product and service suppliers.

Our 2019 Attendee list is growing everyday. Here’s a sneak peek of who’s joining us so far –

Managing Director, CTS Eventim NL
CEO, Vendini
CIO, Marylebone Cricket Club
Managing Director, Minor Entertainment
CEO, Musikkens Hus
Co-Founder, Artos / Aventus
VP of Business Development, accesso
Head of the UK & Ireland, Amazon Pay
Chief Business Officer, Anadolu Efes
CEO, TickX
CIO, Jewel Labs
CEO (HK & Macau), Cityline
CTO, Tickster
CFO, Eventim Norway
Project Manager, Zicht online
Chief Executive Office, JCA
CEO, Tiqets
CEO, Access Hoy
Consulting Director, SAP
CIO, Stadium Feijenoord
CEO, Tixtrack
Founder/CEO, Simpletix
CEO, Storyhouse
CEO, eBilet
Managing Partner, Transaction Consulting
Managing Partner, Ticket Gretchen
Head of Ticketing Operations, UK Athletics
Director Key Account Management, Ticketcorner
Director of Marketing, Brentford FC
Business Unit Director, Lippupiste Oy
Managing Director, Circus Roncalli GmbH
Group CEO & Executive Director, Cityline
Operations Manager, CTS Eventim
Senior Account Manager, CTS Eventim
Commercial Director, DG Theaterproducties
Commercial Director, Dreamland
Operations Director, Dreamland
Director of Operations and Collaborative Projects, Duke Ellington School of the Arts
Commercial Director, England Netball
Sales & Content Acquisition Director, accesso
Ticket Sales Director, Anadolu Efes
Operations Manager, Ayr Gaiety
Head of Systems and Data, Barbican Centre
Platform Owner,
CEO & Founder, Boom Ents / Boom Sport
Head of Membership and CRM, British Museum
Group Strategy and Operations Director, Byrom
Business Consultant, Byrom plc
Head of IT, Chester Racecourse
Sales Manager, FK Austria Wien
Design Director/Director of Sports, Gensler Europe Limited
CEO & Founder, Go2Cinema
Head of Ticketing, Hamburger SV
Deputy CEO & B2C Manager, Hammarby Fotboll
Ticket Sales Manager, Hammarby Fotboll
Ticketing Development Manager, Historic Royal Palaces
Managing Director, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019
Sales and Ticketing, ICE Amsterdam
Consultant, John W Moore PC
Senior Director Events, König-Pilsener-ARENA
Co-Founder and CEO, Kyazoonga
Chief Executive, Lancashire County Cricket
Ballot and Ticketing Manager, Lawn Tennis Association
Directeur Grand Public, Le Mans
Ticketing Manager, Le Mans
Joint Managing Director, LiveBuzz
CFO, Musikkens Hus
Chairman of the Supervisory Board, (DEAG)
Head of Web and Mobiles Poject, Olympique Lyonnais
Head of Ticketing, Olympique Lyonnais
Project Ticketing Manager, Olympique Lyonnais
CEO & Founder, Oxynade NV
CEO, Patron Technology
Project Management, Contracts & Finances, Performing Arts Festival Berlin
Head of Sales, Pledg
Director / Consultant, PTI Consulting Ltd
Head of Operations, Rewards4Group
Senior Ticketing Manager, RFU – Twickenham
Ticketing Systems Manager, RFU – Twickenham
Business Development Manager, Roboticket
Membership Manager, Rugby Football League
Director, Analytics and Strategy, SeatGeek
CEO, Accesshoy
Managing Director, Seatgeek Enterprises
Sales Operations Manager – International, Seatgeek Enterprises
Chief Executive, Society of Ticket Agents and Retailers
Head of Sales and Ticketing, SOLT (Society of London Theatre)
Ticket Office Manager, SOLT (Society of London Theatre)
Managing Director, Sports Ink Associates
CCO, Starticket
Head of Partnerships and Business Development, Stay22
Ticket Office Manager, Stoke City FC
Head of Communications, EMEA, StubHub
President, StubHub
Head of Digital, Swansea City Association FC
Head of Sales, Sziget Cultural Management
International Relations Asst, Sziget Cultural Management
Senior Consultant, Tessitura Network
Vice Chairman, Tessitura Network
Deputy Managing Director, ThaiTicketMajor
IT Manager, ThaiTicketMajor
Online Manager, ThaiTicketMajor
Head of Ticketing Systems, The Lowry & Quaytickets
Marketing and Communications Director, The Lowry & Quaytickets
Ticketing Manager, The R & A
Head of Ticketing & Data Protection Officer, The RFL
Ticketing Manager, The Troxy
Head of Ticketing & Marketing Manager, The Warehouse Project – Parklife
Marketing Manager, The Warehouse Project – Parklife
Director, TheTicketSellers /
Managing Director, TicketPortal
Board Member, Tickster
Sales Director, Tickster
Marketing Project Manager, Tiketa
Managing Director, TJChambers Consultancy
Professor, University of Westminster
Professor, University of Westminster
CRO, Vendini
Head of Customer Relations, Wales Millennium Centre
Head of Digital, Wales Millennium Centre
Marketing Director, Warwick Arts Centre
Sales & Box Office Manager, Warwick Arts Centre
Head of Commercial, Warwickshire CCC
Ticket and Membership Manager, Warwickshire CCC
Executive VP Europe, Weezevent
Chief Operating Officer, WhatsOnStage
Hd of Project Mgmt & Corporate Comms, Wiener Stadthalle
General Manager, World Meeting 2018
Chief Business Officer, Zalgiris Kaunas
Ticket Sales Director, Zalgiris Kaunas
Director of Marketing and Audience Engagement, English National Opera
Director, Business Operations, Euroleague Basketball
Head of Business Development, Euroleague Basketball
Ticketing & Accreditation Director, European Tour
Ticketing Manager, European Tour
Business Development Manager, Event Genius
Founder & CEO, Event Genius
CEO, Event Protect
Sales Operations Manager – International, Event Software Benelux
Senior Project manager, Event Software Benelux
Ticketing Manager, F&P Group
former General Manager, FC Basel 1893
Chief Business Officer, FC Bayern Munich
Head of Business Development, FC Bayern Munich
Managing Director, FEI Festival & Events International
Head of Ticketing, Fenerbahce Istanbul
Manager Project & Product Services, Ticketcorner
Product & Communication, Reservix
Sales Manager, Schmidts Tivoli
Managing Director Marketing & Sales, Schmidts Tivoli
Managing Director,
Leading Programmer,
Co-Founder and CEO, Ticketfrog
Co-Founder and CMO, Ticketfrog
CRM specialist, Biļēšu Paradīze
CTO, Biļēšu Paradīze
Head of Ticketing / Business Development, Intero Operations & Services
CEO, Intero Operations & Services
CEO, Hoopla
Regional Manager / Purchase Manager, Hoopla
Country Manager Sweden, Eventim Norway
Sales Director Denmark, Eventim Norway
Co-founder & VP Offer Development, musement
Business Segment Manager – Events, SkiData Access Control
General Manager,
CEO, Tickster
Ticketing Development Manager, Historic Royal Palaces
Owner/Technical Director, Skiddle
Sales Account Manager, Teamcard
Business Development, Outbox Technology
Ticketing Manager, Leicester City Football Club
Head of Marketing and Sales, QTIXX
Product Manager, QTIXX
Director of Business Development, Stay22
Box Office Sales Manager, Grand Theatre, Blackpool
Marketing Manager, Grand Theatre, Blackpool
PMP certified Project Manager, Softjourn
Business Development Consultant, Softjourn
Head Developer, Nolock
CEO, Nolock
Business Deveoplment Manager, Cedar Group
Managing Director, Eventim Norway
COO, Eventim Norway
Managing Director, Eventim Norway
Business Development Director, AXS Ticketing
Managing Director, Becker Billett
SVP – International Business Development, CTS Eventim
Co-founder & COO, DELIGHT
Chief Everything Opportunity,
Business Development Director,
Commercial Director, Jewel Labs
Co-founder & COO, TheTicketingBusiness
Ticketing Manager, Brentford FC
Commercial Advisor, InCrowd Sports
Managing Director, Ticketmaster
Co-founder, entradium
MD & Founder, Smart Pricer
Sales Manager New Business, ERGO Group AG
Marketing Assistant, Accesso
Management, Aventus
Chief Marketing Officer, Arcadia
CEO, EventGenius
Managing Director, HID Global
Director of Strategic Marketing, Intechnica
Marketing Specialist, Queue-It
Business Development, 3D Digital Venue
VP Commercial Operations, Activity Stream
Co-Founder/CEO, Keyper
Business Development Director, Oxynade
Managing Director, NewC
Business Development, 3D Digital Venue
President, PACIFA Decision
Managing Director, NewC
Managing Director, TicketPlan
Managing Director, TixServe
European Sales Director, TLS – Boca Systems
Founder & Director, SoldOut Tickets
Venue Director, Tottenham Hotspur FC
Head of Operations, CTS EVENTIM Sports
Founder/CEO, Ticketbooth
Head of Ticketing, Really Useful Theatre Group
Ticketing Development & Innovation Manager, Really Useful Theatre Group
IT Service Delivery Manager, Really Useful Theatre Group
Commercial Director, Tuboleta
R&D Manager, Tuboleta
CEO, CTS Eventim Brazil
Chief Technology Officer, TicketOne Spa
ICT Manager, TicketOne Spa
Managing Director, CTS Eventim Israel
Head of Global Sales, Cedar
Sales Director, Cedar
Business Development Manager, Booking Protect Ltd
Business Development Director, EMEA, Tixtrack
Corporate Communication Executive, Vivaticket
Head Honcho, OA Consulting
Producer & Head of Theatres, Culture, Tivoli
Commercial Director, Silverstone
Vice President, Ticket Philadelphia
Director Business Development, Classictic
Data Manager Sales & Marketing, Nationale Opera & Ballet
Global Ticketing & Touring Manager, Red Bull
Head of Ticketing, ACC Liverpool
Partner Sales Director, London Theatre Direct
Head of Ticketing & Data Management, FELD
Business Development Manager, Cork Opera House
Ticketing Infrastructure Manager, Royal Collection Trust
Senior Ticketing and Sales Manager, Royal Collection Trust
Deputy Ticketing Manager, GAA
Commercial Systems Project Manager, Brighton and Hove Albion
Ticket Operations Manager, Brighton and Hove Albion
Head of Ticketing, Silverstone Circuits
Ticketing, Stadium Feijenoord


What are people saying?

The best networking place I've been to. I was able to get very high level leads and meet relevant partners. You did a great great job to gather such high level and exhaustive people!

Chloé Julien Founder & CEO, BandSquare, France

CIOs, CTO,s Chief Execs... all those people turn up at this event. it’s a fantastic opportunity to engage with them

Rick Jurkiewicz Head of Ticketing, The Rugby Football League, UK

This is the focal point of the ticketing industry in Europe, where the decision-makers meet and exchange ideas

Niels Henrik Sodemann Managing Partner/CEO, Queue-it, Denmark

At the Forum we made concrete progress with regards to selecting a new ticketing provider. I would be happy to recommend the Forum to other venues in the future.

Martin O'Donoghue Business Development Manager, Cork Opera House, Ireland

If you’re curious about the future, if you want to see how things are developing, if you wanna get to know your peers... you need to be at the Forum.

James Charrington CEO, Dewynters, UK

For me the most important thing was to meet with all the different companies in ticketing and I’ve managed that, and I left with many business cards!

Grégory Six Major Projects and Development Manager, AS Monaco, Monaco