|Winter 2011 Conference|
January 17, 2011
2011 FSTA WINTER BUSINESS CONFERENCE AGENDA
5:00 P.M. – SIRIUSXM FSTA EXPERTS’ LEAGUE FANTASY BASEBALL DRAFT
The first 2011 Fantasy Baseball Experts’ League draft will be carried live on SiriusXM Radio Channels 147 and 211, the 24 hour fantasy sports channels. Watch as Ron Shandler defends his crown, and see who the fantasy experts like for the 2011 season.
6:00 P.M. – RECEPTION/DRAFT WATCHING
Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and networking opportunities with over 100 people from the fantasy sports industry, plus watch the SiriusXM FSTA experts’ league fantasy baseball draft live!
7:30 A.M. – CONFERENCE REGISTRATION OPENS
7:30 A.M. – BREAKFAST
9:00 A.M. – WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS – PAUL CHARCHIAN, PRESIDENT
9:10 A.M. – WELCOME CONFERENCE – TITLE SPONSOR
9:15 A.M. – NFL LABOR
10:15 A.M. – IS THIS FANTASY OR NOT?
10:45 A.M. – NETWORKING BREAK
11:15 A.M. – ELEVATOR PITCH
Moderator:Megan Van Petten
12:00 P.M. – SPONSORSHIP PITCHES
12:30 P.M. – LUNCH & NETWORKING
1:45 P.M. – LEGAL TOPICS
2:30 P.M. – ELEVATOR PITCH SPONSOR, RACK SPACE, TO ANNOUNCE ELEVATOR PITCH WINNER!
2:45 P.M. – NETWORKING BREAK
3:15 P.M. – 4:00 PM – FSTA CONSUMER BEHAVIOR RESEARCH PANEL
Presenter:Dr. Kim Beason, Professor, University of Mississippi
4:00 P.M. – ONE ON ONE
4:30 P.M. – NETWORKING BREAK
4:45 P.M. – SOCIAL NETWORKING / DIGITAL MEDIA / FREE MARKETING
5:30 P.M. – FANTASY FOOTBALL 2010
6:00 P.M. – CONTINGENCY PLANNING
6:30 P.M. – BREAK
7:00 P.M. – AWARDS BANQUET – COCKTAILS
The Fantasy Sports Trade Association and The Fantasy Sports Writers Association are the exclusive providers of the most prestigious awards offered in the fantasy sports industry. The FSTA’s annual awards are designed to recognize member companies pursuing excellence with their products and services. The FSWA’s annual writing awards recognize outstanding editorial contributions to the industry, and the FSWA Hall of Fame honors those whose work has had a lasting impact on fantasy readers and/or others working within the industry. The five inductees for theinaugral FSWA Hall Of Fameclass are:Greg Ambrosius, Matthew Berry, Scott Engel, Eric Karabell and Greg Kellogg.
8:30A.M.-10:00A.M. – BREAKFAST