Hear From World Class Speakers

Marketing leaders with partnerships at the heart of their business. Meet the people who will help you unlock the code to sponsorships that deliver real value. No other conference you could attend this year will offer the quality or quantity of partnership decision-makers and thought-leaders that IEG does.

Keynote Speakers

Brian Wong Kiip
Brian Wong
Founder & CEO
Afdhel Aziz Pernod Ricard
Afdhel Aziz
Director, Absolut Labs
Scott O’Neil Philadelphia 76ers, New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center
Scott O’Neil
Chief Executive Officer

Presenters include:

Michael Zavodsky, EVP, Global Partnerships
Jim Rushton, Global Leader/Partner, Sports & Entertainment Practice
Tjitske Benedictus, Head of Sponsoring, Events & Activation
Molly Sapienza, V.P., Corporate Sponsorships
Tom Barbitta, CMO
Nicole Portwood, V.P. of Brand Marketing
Nathan Lindberg, Director of Global Esports Sponsorships
Daniele Penna, First V.P., Head of Group Strategic Sponsorship
Tyler Wilson, Fungineer

Round table speakers include:

American Family Insurance, BET Networks, Chicago Cubs, Delta Dental of Washington, Principal, Minnesota Twins, TE Connectivity, BMO Harris Bank, Chicago Bulls, Science Museum of Minnesota, Chicago Fire, Nestlé Waters, Liberty Mutual, Shakespeare Theatre Company, MB Financial, McDonald’s, MillerCoors

Speakers Behind the Scenes at IEG 2016

Peter Thompson, Managing Director, Global Sponsorships, Avaya Inc.

Todd Arata, Vice President of Brand Marketing, Comcast Cable

Raja Rajamannar, Chief Marketing Officer, MasterCard

Winfried Daun, Group Head Advertising, Brand Strategy & Media, UBS AG

More Speakers To Be Announced

We are hard at work developing the agenda for IEG 2017. We will share the full speaker line-up with you later this year. In the meantime, you can visit IEG2016.com to get an idea of the high-level content that IEG delivers each year.

If you are an accomplished, experienced sponsorship pro who can share real-world experiences, and would like to suggest a topic for the conference, please fill out the form below.

Speaker & Session Info